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What are the Powertrain Options on the 2016 Ford Explorer?

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015
2016 Ford Explorer Powertrain Options

2016 Ford Explorer Powertrain Options

When it comes to the traditional SUV segment, there are no vehicles more dominant than the Ford Explorer. The Explorer has been on the market since 1990 already, so it has been a mainstay in the lineup for more than 25 years already. Ford completely redesigned the Explorer for the new 2016 model year, and it is truly better than ever. We have had a lot of people coming into our dealership recently to ask us questions about the new 2016 Ford Explorer. One of the things that we get asked about most frequently is the 2016 Ford Explorer powertrain options. Therefore, we wanted to take some time in this article to address that question for our readers. (more…)

2016 Ford Explorer Platinum Arrives in Showrooms in September

Saturday, September 5th, 2015
Features on the 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum

Features on the 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum

Ford completely transformed the sport utility vehicle segment 25 years ago when they introduced the Explorer model. The Explorer was an instant success when it was rolled out in 1990, and is now the best-selling SUV in America, which is quite an accomplishment. Ford has sold millions of Explorers throughout the last several decades, and this model is a going to be a big part of the brands future. Therefore, Ford is constantly upgrading and innovating the Explorer to ensure that it continues to be a segment leader year after year. One of the ways that Ford has upgraded the Explorer for the new 2016 model year is by adding an all-new top-of-the-range Platinum luxury trim level. The new 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum boasts a lot of exciting new premium features that customers are very excited about. (more…)

Available Colors on the 2016 Ford Explorer

Saturday, August 8th, 2015
Color Options on the 2016 Ford Explorer

Color Options on the 2016 Ford Explorer

The Ford Explorer has been America’s favorite SUV since 1990 when it was originally released. Throughout the last 25 years the Explorer has become the best-selling SUV in the world, which is a huge accomplishment in such a highly-competitive segment. Ford is looking to take the already huge fan base for the Ford Explorer and grow it even larger for the new 2016 model year. They are accomplishing this with a stylish new redesign, all-new engine options, and more customization options than ever. For example, Ford is offering a wide-variety of trim and color options on the 2016 Ford Explorer, and we are going to tell you all about them in this blog post. (more…)

2016 Ford Explorer has Arrived at Matt Ford

Monday, July 20th, 2015
New 2016 Ford Explorer in Independence MO

New 2016 Ford Explorer in Independence MO

The Ford Explorer is by far one of the best-selling models in the Ford lineup, and it has been around for 25 years already. Fans of the Ford Explorer have been patiently waiting for the highly anticipated model redesign for the new 2016 model year. Well, we are happy to announce that the new 2016 Ford Explorer in Independence MO has officially been released and is available now at Matt Ford. Therefore, we will be dedicating this blog post to telling you everything that we know about the new 2016 Ford Explorer so far. (more…)

Ford Explorer to Get New Platinum Trim for 2016 Model Year

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
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Features of the 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum Model

It was recently announced that the Ford Explorer would be receiving a major facelift for the 2016 model year, and although we have touched on some of the changes that will be made available when the updated full-size SUV arrives this summer, we thought it would be worthwhile to touch on the features of the 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum model, which is the newest trim level of the Explorer. (more…)

Explorer Gets Efficient New Four-Cylinder for 2016 Model Year

Friday, May 8th, 2015
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2016 Ford Explorer 4-Cylinder Engine Fuel Economy Ratings

A few weeks back, we told you that the Ford Explorer has received a significant upgrade for the 2016 model year, and although we weren’t quite sure what the release date of the revamped SUV was, it was just announced that the 2016 model is now available for sale. That, of course, means that all of the details that we’ve been so patiently waiting for have finally been announced, and of all the specs to be made public, the 2016 Ford Explorer 4-cylinder engine fuel economy ratings are at the top. (more…)

Explorer Will Get New Turbo-Four Engine for 2016 Model Year

Friday, April 3rd, 2015
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Changes for New Facelifted 2016 Ford Explorer

The Ford Explorer continues to be one of the best-selling sport utility vehicles not only in the Ford lineup, but on the market in general, and for that reason, it comes as no surprise that the automaker is always keeping it updated. The popular full size crossover has been in its fifth generation since 2011, and now that it has been five years, Ford is giving the Explorer a serious facelift. Here is what you can expect to see. (more…)

Facelifted 2016 Explorer Set to Hit the Market This Summer

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015
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Official 2016 Ford Explorer Release Date

It has been roughly five years since the Ford Explorer received any changes, and now that it has reached the middle of its cycle, it will be receiving a number of changes for the 2016 model year. What’s even more exciting, however, is that the official 2016 Ford Explorer release date has been made known, and it won’t be long before the facelifted Explorer hit the streets. Let’s take a closer look at the new SUV. (more…)

2015 Ford Explorer Can Pull a Serious Amount of Weight

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014
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2015 Ford Explorer Towing Capacity

Just about every one of the Ford vehicles on the market have names that accurately describe exactly what they are capable of. It’s a claim backed by taking a look at just about every one of the SUVs in the lineup. For example, there is the Escape, Flex, Expedition and of course the Explorer. The Explorer has become one of the most popular Ford models over the past few years, as it is not only able to deliver power and efficiency on city and highway roads, but on more unconventional off-road trails and paths as well.  (more…)

2015 Ford Explorer Can Pull a Serious Amount of Weight

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014
2015-ford-explorer-towing-capacity-suv-boat-camper-rv-hitch

2015 Ford Explorer Towing Capacity

Just about every one of the Ford vehicles on the market have names that accurately describe exactly what they are capable of. It’s a claim backed by taking a look at just about every one of the SUVs in the lineup. For example, there is the Escape, Flex, Expedition and of course the Explorer. The Explorer has become one of the most popular Ford models over the past few years, as it is not only able to deliver power and efficiency on city and highway roads, but on more unconventional off-road trails and paths as well.  (more…)