2016 Ford ExplorerBill Kremin - Vernal, UT02/20/2017
I searched for many months to get just what I wanted. Both in color, options, mileage, and condition. It is a wonderful Explorer, safe, powerful, roomy, and comfortable.
2016 Ford ExplorerThomas Steelman - Blue Springs, MO02/23/2016
Very find car, space, looks, power etc. Top notch car. The employees I worked with purchasing this car were of extremely high ability in every regard. Charles and Jennifer did an outstanding job with no problems. The best work I have seen in a very long time. I want to thank them.
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2016 Ford ExplorerJulie Mead - Ventura, CA03/17/2017
I love the comfort of the interior. It is so easy to drive and fun.
2016 Ford Explorer Overview
The 2016 Ford Explorer has evolved from a rugged and compact SUV into a practical and spacious crossover that is well-suited for families. Great ride quality, good gas mileage and attractive build have made the Ford Explorer one of the most popular SUVs in America.
Features & Specs
The 2016 Ford Explorer exceeds all competitors in terms of cabin technology. It features all the standard capabilities modern drivers expect in a 2016 model, including power windows and locks, cruise control, steering wheel audio controls and an auxiliary jack. The XLT adds built-in satellite radio. All versions of the 2016 Explorer also have Ford's proprietary MyFord Touch installed, which replaces buttons and switches for an LCD touchscreen, voice commands and steering wheel controls. Feature packages and options for the 2016 Explorer include power sunroof, heated steering wheel, automatic headlamps, touchscreen navigation system, 20-inch wheels, ventilated seats, power third-row seat, and active parking assistance.
Design & Performance
The 2016 Ford Explorer is buttoned-down, with standards that are similar to a sports car. The handling is smooth and predictable. With good acceleration and quick steering, the Explorer handles with confidence. Though it may not be the best at off-road capabilities, the 2016 Explorer is well-weighted steering and an independent suspension provide terrific ride control.
Powertrain & Engine
No matter the trim level, it's clear that the 2016 Ford Explorer was built for families seeking on-road handling. The 2016 Explorer is equipped with a 3.5L V6 engine that ensures quick acceleration with fuel efficiency. With a turbocharged 2.0L engine, the Explorer is an excellent choice for mid-sized families who value fuel efficiency. Meanwhile, the Explorer Sport is quick, firm and fast thanks to its powerful V8 engine.
Body Style & Interior Comfort
The Explorer's interior styling is as impressive as its exterior. The 2016 Ford Explorer is one of the most spacious seven-passenger SUVs. All parts of the interior are designed with a family in mind, including optional power-folding third-row seating.
A family could carry just about anything in a 2016 Ford Explorer.
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