2017 Ford Explorer has Arrived at Beach Ford!

January 3rd, 2017 by

2017 Ford Explorer2017 Ford Explorer: Wherever Adventure Takes You… BE UNSTOPPABLE

The 2017 Ford Explorer is a true SUV that’s ready to take on almost anything you throw at it.

Bad weather, rough terrain, awkward cargo, trailer towing, a gang of friends and family – you name it, the 2017 Ford Explorer can handle it! It’s no wonder Ford Explorer has been the best-selling SUV in the US for the last 25 years!

2017 Ford Explorer

Rugged and Refined

Inside and out, the Explorer is designed to be beautiful, but tough enough to take on the great outdoors.


  • Model-specific grilles
  • LED low-beam headlamps
  • Clamshell hood design
  • Model-specific 18- and 20-inch aluminum wheel designs
  • Integrated rocker panel and lower bodyside cladding with pronounced wheel arches
  • Chrome dual exhaust outlets, LED taillamps and liftgate spoiler
  • NEW XLT Sport Appearance Package
  • NEW colors for 2017
    • Canyon Ridge
    • Smoke Quartz Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
    • White Gold


  • “Soft Touch” surfaces
  • All fabric materials contain 25% recycled content
  • Command seating gives the driver and front seat passenger clear vision in all directions
  • Available, twin-panel moonroof provides an open interior feeling


Flexible and Functional

Out on the town or on a weekend getaway, the 2017 Explorer can make any trip more enjoyable


  • Standard seating for seven
  • Front-row buckets
  • Second row
    • Best in Class standard second row head room
    • 60/40 split-fold-flat and backward-adjustable 40% section
    • Available forward-and-backward-adjustable bucket seats with center console (6-passenger)
  • Third-row
    • Best-in-class third-row leg room
    • 50/50 split-fold-flat bench
    • Available one-touch PowerFold fold-flat seats

Cargo Area

  • Cargo Space
    • Behind 1st row = 81.7 cu. ft.
    • Behind 2nd row = 43.9 cu.ft.
    • and behind 3rd row = 21.0 cu.ft.
  • Large liftgate opening provides low-lift height to the cargo area
  • 2nd and 3rd row seats can be folded down to create a flat load floor on all models

Available Features

  • NEW SYNC 3
  • NEW XLT Technology Feature Bundle
  • Hands-free, foot-activated liftgate
  • Heated/cooled front seats
  • Heated second row bucket seats
  • as well as a heated steering wheel

Available 2017 Class-Exclusives

  • Enhanced Active Park Assist
  • Front and rear camera washers
  • Inflatable rear safety belts
  • Multicontour front seats with Active Motion
  • PowerFold 3rd row seats
  • SecuriCode keyless entry keypad

2017 Ford Explorer

Enjoy the Road Less Taken

  • The 2017 Explorer lets owners tackle off-road adventures with features that include:
  • Available Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System
  • AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control
  • Driver-assistance technologies

Towing – You CAN Take It with You

The 2017 Explorer lets owners tow their “toys”, such as personal watercraft or ATVs. Standard trailer sway control detects trailer sway and reduces it as necessary. The 3.5L EcoBoost V6, standard on Explorer Sport and Platinum, delivers best-in-class V6 horsepower and torque.
Explorer chart

The first thing to remember is that Beach Ford is here to help YOU! Give us a call today and we’ll be glad to schedule your own VIP Test Drive Experience. We’ll have everything set up and ready for you upon arrival. We’re waiting to hear from you!

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