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2017 Ford Explorer

Buy or Lease a 2017 Ford Explorer at Asheville Ford!



If you want an SUV that means business, the 2017 Ford Explorer is just for you. Designed for the busy driver who needs a versatile vehicle, the newExplorer has the space, technology, safety and smooth performance to make light work out of your daily duties. Come visit our Ford dealership near Hendersonville, NC, so you can test-drive the Explorer and see its excellence firsthand!

Performance & Capability

With three remarkable engine options and a max towing capacity of 5,000 pounds, the 2017 Ford Explorer is the complete package for any driver who values brawn. The engine options each deliver a fine blend of power and fuel efficiency, allowing each and every driver to get the ride they desire without sacrificing anything. Add the Intelligent All-Wheel Drive system into the equation and you'll be prepared to take on any journey through any conditions. The standard and available performance options include:

  • 2.3-liter EcoBoost® engine with 280 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque   
  • 3.5-liter Ti-VCT V6 engine with 290 hp and 255 lb-ft of torque   
  • 3.5-liter EcoBoost® Twin Turbocharged V6 engine with 365 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque   
  • 6-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission
  • Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System™

Safety Features

Whether you're traveling with your family and friends or making your daily commute into Asheville, you'll want reassurance knowing that your vehicle is safe and secure. The new Explorer is outfitted with the latest and greatest safety technologies available, meaning you can always be confident in the driver's seat. In addition to AWD, you can benefit from perks like Hill Descent Control™ and active park assist. All of these amenities combine to provide you total peace of mind at the helm of your Ford SUV. More standard and optional safety features include:

  • AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control
  • Curve Control
  • Blind Spot Information System (BLIS®)
  • Lane-Keeping System
  • Trailer sway control

Technology & Interior Features

From crystal clear audio to seamless smartphone integration to convenient cabin comforts, the 2017 Ford Explorer has all the bases covered. You deserve to be comfortable and entertained every step of the way, and this SUV offers first-class accommodations. There's a class-exclusive PowerFold® third-row seat for interior flexibility, plus a hands-free, foot-activated liftgate that gives you an extra set of hands when loading cargo into the back. Other standard and available features include:

  • SYNC® 3 infotainment system
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Front 180-Degree Camera and Forward Sensing System
  • Smart-charging USB ports
  • 10-way power driver's seat with power lumbar
  • Heated and cooled front seats
  • Heated steering wheel

You can buy or lease the 2017 Ford Explorer that's right for you at Asheville Ford. Our Ford finance professionals will ensure you find a payment option that makes sense for your budget and lifestyle.