Discover the New 2017 Ford Explorer in Grande Prairie
2017 Ford Explorer Interior Technology
The voice-activated SYNC 3 system with available MyFord technology just made your life so much easier. Hands-free calling, voice-activated music search, 911 Assist, phone calls, navigation, and climate control, audio text messages, and more. You can also control the radio with voice-activated commands when you get the optional SiriusXM service. Who doesn’t need some kind of device charged while on the road? The 2017 Explorer comes with three USB ports (one in the front and two in the rear) that now charge your devices up to 2x faster than last year’s model so you won’t have to deal with dying batteries on road trips.
2017 Ford Explorer Engines and Fuel Economy
Every Explorer engine comes with the 6-Speed SelectShift Automatic Transmission and steering mounted paddle shifters and standard front-wheel drive. With the available Intelligent AWD, you can decide how power is delivered when driving on pavement, gravel, sand, or snow in the capable and versatile 2017 Ford Explorer. Your engine choices are:
- The all-new 2.3L EcoBoost I-4 – 280 horsepower, 310 lb.-ft of torque, 12.6L/100 km (FWD city) and 8.5L/100 km (FWD highway)
- 3.5L Ti-VCT V6 -– 290 horsepower, 255 lb.-ft or torque, 13.9L/100 km (FWD city) and 9.6L/100 km (FWD hwy)
- 3.5L EcoBoost V6 – 365 horsepower, 350 lb.-ft of torque, 14.9L/100 km (4WD city) and 10.7 (4WD hwy)
2017 Ford Explorer Safety Benefits
The 2017 Explorer has a laundry list of safety features that you’re sure to appreciate, like standard trailer sway control, available Blind Spot Information System with cross-traffic alert, automatic high beams, available adaptive cruise control with collision warning and brake support. All these sensors and computer work together to you ensure you have the best possible chances of avoiding a collision in any situation. This year also includes Hill Descent Control, part of the Intelligent 4WD system, that maintains speed when descending a steep hill and Curve Control, which will slow you down if it senses you’re rounding a curve a little too quickly, plus so much more.
2017 Ford Explorer Parts and Accessories
With three rows, seating for up to seven people, and just under 600 litres of cargo space, there’s a lot of adventure that can be fit comfortably into the 2017 Explorer. Whether you and your family like to spend your weekends at hockey try-outs, skiing in the mountains, visiting the family farm, or camping in Athabasca County, the 2017 Ford Explorer can be outfitted with genuine OEM Ford parts to make it all possible. At our accessories warehouse in Grande Prairie, you can get Explorer rubber floor mats, mud flaps, winter wheel and tire packages, cargo organizers, and roof racks. Plus, it’s so easy —order it all online!