Finding the very best family-friendly SUV available, especially a used one, is not as tricky as you might think it to be. The Ford Explorer has continually been an SUV that you can depend on, especially with the task as essential as carrying your family and keeping them safe. For that reason, we truly hope you’ll check out our used Ford Explorer inventory. These vehicles maintain their reliability and capability, in order to offer the best driving experience that Ford has to offer. Whether you are only looking for a family-oriented SUV, or you’re looking for an SUV that can do a little of everything, the Ford Explorer needs to be at the top of your list of used SUVs to look at. More information on the used Ford Explorer can be found if you continue reading down below. You’ll learn more about the engines that you might find, the trim levels that you might come across, and the standard and always important safety features.
What safety systems come with a used Explorer?
There are many safety features that you’ll find in a used Explorer. Some features that you might find as standard include MyKey, a front passenger knee airbag, side curtain airbags, front-seat side airbags, trailer sway control, and stability and traction control. Other features that you could potentially find include inflatable seat belts for second-row outboard passengers, a blind-spot warning system, lane-keeping assist, lane-departure warning, a forward-collision warning system with brake priming, rear parking sensors, a 180-degree front camera, and a rearview camera.
What trim levels might I find in a used Explorer?
While you might not always find five different trim levels, that is the number of trim levels that come with many used Ford Explorers. The base model that you might find is simply called base, and offers features like a six-speaker sound system with a CD player, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, Sync, a 4.2-inch display screen, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a six-way power driver seat, 50/50-split third-row seat, a 60/40-split second-row seat, rear climate controls, air-conditioning, cruise control, a rearview camera, roof rails, rear privacy glass, LED taillights, and 18-inch alloy wheels. The XLT trim includes features like satellite radio, a six-way power front passenger seat, an eight-way power driver seat, a keyless entry code pad and push-button ignition, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, rear parking sensors, heated exterior mirrors, fog lights, body-color door handles, and upgraded brakes. The Platinum trim, which is the highest trim level that you might find, includes features like a premium Sony audio system, aluminum and wood interior trim, upgraded leather upholstery, adaptive cruise control, LED foglights, and dual-panel sunroof. There are many more features and trims that you might come across, and that’s just another reason why a used Explorer is perfect for you.
What engines can I find with a used Explorer?
There are a few different engines that you might find in your used Explorer. The first of these is the 3.5-liter V6 engine, which produces 255 pound-feet of torque and 290 horsepower. You can choose between FWD or AWD. Another engine that you might find is a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder, which creates 300 pound-feet of torque and 270 horsepower. Front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive are also available with this engine. The final engine that you can find is a turbocharged 3.5-liter V6, which generates up to 350 pound-feet of torque and 365 horsepower. All-wheel drive comes standard with this engine. A six-speed automatic transmission is paired with all of these engines.
There are many reasons to buy a used vehicle, and even more reasons to buy a used Ford Explorer. This SUV comes with many incredible features, especially if you want a vehicle that gives you both safety and efficiency. More information can be found if you give us a call today! We'd love to hear from you.