The new 2018 Explorer has been purposefully designed to give it a fresh new look. The first thing you'll notice is its dynamic new grille and distinct front and rear fascias and LED signature lighting. Step inside, and you'll discover a refined interior with rich new colour. Plus, you can choose from five all-new wheel options to suit your style. So whether your adventures take you on or off-road, Explorer has a presence that demands attention.
Do what you want to do. And then some.
Spacious seating, excellent cargo room, roof side-rails, and impressive towing to take you wherever and whenever adventure calls. The 2018 Ford Explorer also offers available features like the hands-free foot-activated power liftgate, intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System, Hill Descent Control and a 180-Degree Camera with Split-view and washer.
The Explorer can tow up to 5,000 lbs. (2,267 kg) when properly equipped. The Class III Trailer Tow Package required for towing, is available for 3.5L Ti-VCT engine, and comes standard with the 3.5L EcoBoost engine. It includes and engine oil cooler, wiring harness and tow hitch. The trailer sway control feature, integrated with standard AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control, detects trailer sway, automatically adjusts engine speed and applies braking to help counter it.
The available Ford Safe & Smart Package has features that do everything from alterting you to unintentional lane drifting to allowing you to set cruise control and select the speed and distance you want to maintain from the vehicle in front of you. It can also alert you to a potential collision with the vehicle ahead. Explorer can also help keep you connected from almost anywhere with available SYNC 3 with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility as well as available SYNC Connect with Wi-Fi Hotspot, Powered by FordPass.