2018 Ford Explorer

Discover the All-New 2018 Ford Explorer in Nashville

In the market for a family-friendly SUV? Then our team members recommend looking no further than the 2018 Ford Explorer. As spacious as it is amenity laden, this versatile SUV aims to please in far more ways than one. Whether you're in need of a vehicle that's able to tow, or have your heart set on a tech-savvy ride, the new Ford Explorer has got you covered. Interested in learning more? Then read on below as we discover all that this year's new model has to offer...

Your Pick of Engine Under the Hood

At the heart and soul of the 2018 Ford Explorer, new SUV shoppers will find a 3.5-liter V6 engine that comes teamed to Ford's six-speed SelectShift automatic transmission. Rated at a full 290-horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque, this standard engine will be sure to please every time that you get behind the wheel. Additional engine options include:

  • A 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine rated at 365-horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque
  • A powerful 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine delivering 280-horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque

Putting Versatility at its Absolute Forefront

Whether you're in the market for an SUV that's ready to take on unsavory road conditions, or plan on hitting the trails for a long weekend away, the 2018 Ford Explorer makes for the ideal pick among its segment. Available with Intelligent 4WD, along with Ford's Terrain Management System, this year's new Ford Explorer is ready for anything.

And if you're hoping to hit the road with a tow-ready SUV? Rated to tow up to 5,000-pounds when properly equipped, this year's new Explorer aims to please in far more ways than one.

An Exterior that Will be Sure to Turn Heads

When it comes to handsome looks, the 2018 Ford Explorer knows just how to please. Adding three new exterior colors - Canyon Ridge, Smoked Quartz Tinted Clearcoat and White Gold - to the lineup, this year's new Explorer can also be had with eye catching features such as an available painted front and rear skid plate elements and available LED signature lighting and fog lamps.

Opt for the Ford Explorer Platinum, and enjoy added exterior features such as unique 20-inch aluminum wheels and satin-chrome exterior accents

Enjoy a Wealth of Interior Space

Whether you're in the market for a family-friendly SUV, or simply enjoy the space that an SUV has to offer, the 2018 Ford Explorer will be sure to please. Take a look below for more:

  • With the second-and third-row seats in the upright position, the 2018 Ford Explorer boasts a maximum of 21 cubic-feet of cargo space.
  • Fold just the third-row seats down, and enjoy an impressive 43.8 cubic-feet of space.
  • Fold both the second- and third-row seats and the 2018 Ford Explorer provides up to 81.7 cubic-feet of cargo space.

Enjoy the Latest in State-of-the-Art Features

From its state-of-the-art infotainment system, to its premium navigation system, the 2018 Ford Explorer makes nary a compromise when it comes to interior amenities. Not only can this year's model be had with sought after features such as the Ford SYNC 3 infotainment system, but it's also available with a front facing 180-Degree Camera and Forward Sensing System, a Foot-Activated Liftgate, and an Enhanced Active Park Assist system.

Further consider tech-savvy features such as an available 4G embedded modem that includes a Wi-Fi hotspot that supports as many as 10 devices at once, and you can count on the 2018 Ford Explorer to satisfy your every daily driving need.

Holzhauer City Ford in Nashville, IL to Test Drive the 2018 Ford Explorer

If you're in the midst of shopping for a new SUV, we invite you to stop by our new Ford dealership to speak with a member of our team. We would be more than happy to give you the inside scoop on this year's model, and will gladly get you behind the wheel for a test drive. Conveniently located in Nashville, IL, and just around the corner from Pinckneyville, Du Quoin and Centralia, we look forward to welcoming you in to our showroom soon.

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