2016 Ford Explorer at Beach Ford

February 4th, 2016 by

2016 Ford Explorer

2016 Ford Explorer: The Power of Choice!

Shoppers in the large utility segment have a wide range of needs – from passenger seating requirements to flexible cargo space to drive-train requirements – the considerations run the gamut!

The 2016 Ford Explorer offers drivers outstanding new looks, inside and out – a wide range of models including the new top-of-the-line Platinum – a long list of innovative technologies, as well as an impressive selection of powertrain options.

2016 Explorer Lineup

The Explorer model lineup is designed to appeal to a wide range of varying customer needs. For 2016, the lineup has expanded to five and now includes:

  • Explorer (Base)
  • XLT
  • Limited
  • Sport
  • NEW – Platinum

2016 Explorer – Impressive New Features

Each Explorer model offers a wide range of standard features, available packages and smart technologies, including a number of features that are new for 2016, such as:\

  • Enhanced Active Park Assist System
  • Forward Sensing System
  • Front and rear 180-Degree Cameras with washers
  • Hands-free liftgate
  • LED signature lighting
  • Individual Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Smart-charging USB ports… and many more!

Power and Drivetrain Selection

2016 Ford ExplorerThe Explorer engine lineup gives customers the power of choice. We can help determine your key considerations are and help you make a selection that best meets your needs. For instance, are you looking for:

  • Capable “all-around” performance
  • Impressive fuel efficiency
  • Maximum towing capability
  • Front-wheel drive (FWD) or Intelligent 4WD (four-wheel drive) with Terrain Management system (TMS)

If so, the 2016 Ford Explorer is the vehicle for you!

Which Engine is Right?

Here are some key thoughts to keep in mind about driver needs and availability for the 2016 Ford Explorer engine lineup:

    • 3.5L Ti-VCT V6
      • Standard on Explorer (Base), XLT and Limited
        • Capable all-around performance
        • Flex-Fuel capability
        • Up to 5,000lbs towing capability available
    • NEW – 2.3L EcoBoost I-4
      • Available on Explorer (Base), XLT and Limited

For the driver who requires a 7-passenger utility and is also focused on fuel economy, the new 2.3L I-4 featuring twin-scroll turbo technology offers:

  • More horsepower and torque than previous I-4 option (2.0L EcoBoost)
  • Increased towing capability with a newly available Trailer Tow Package
  • The option of Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System (not available with previous 2.0L)

All that, PLUS a best-in-class highway fuel economy rating!

3.5L EcoBoost V6

Exclusive to Sport and Platinum

  • For those who appreciate a spirited driving experience
  • Best-in-class horsepower and torque
  • Offers up to 5,000lbs towing capability
  • Includes Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System

All 2016 Ford Explorer models also feature 6-speed SelectShift automatic with paddle shift activation! Contact Beach Ford today to schedule your test drive! We’re waiting for you!

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