- April 18, 2012
2013 Ford Explorer- A Review
The 2013 Ford Explorer is the upcoming luxury vehicle that depicts a sturdy character and aerodynamic body structure. The interior is spacious and gives you the freedom to load maximum passengers and cargo. The engine is robust and is capable of giving a powerful performance with advanced technology. Let’s have a look what other innovative features the new Explorer has got
The exterior of the new SUV is made extraordinary with a strong body that is also lightweight. The front end of the car is engineered with 40 percent glass-filled polypropylene and a glass-mat overlay. The A- and B-pillars are made of of high-strength boron steel thus giving more strength to the chassis. Three choices of wheels are available that let you cruise with fast speeds i-e 17” wheels with cover, 18” painted aluminum and 20” painted and polished aluminum wheels.
The interior is roomy and comfortable. The spaciousness of this vehicle is best judged by its three row seating space that can accommodate up to seven people. The PowerFold third-row seat can create more space for cargo. The second- and third-row seats fold flat to create a room of about 80.7 cubic feet for your luggage.
The powerful engines fitted in the new explorer are capable of giving outstanding performance. The available 2.0L I-4 EcoBoost engine can generate 240 horsepower and the standard 3.5L V6 engine gives 290 horsepower. The Terrain Management System allows you to drive in four modes i-e Normal, Mud/Ruts, Sand or Grass/Gravel/Snow. The 4WD along with the Hill Descent Control let you cruise easily in the hilly areas. It has a towing capacity of up to 5,000 lbs. The Curve Control, an improvement to AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control gives you more control over the car. The 6- speed transmission along with the fuel efficiency gives you faster acceleration with a speedy drive,
The new Explorer is equipped with advanced technology features. Remote Start/Climate Control System lets you enjoy the weather of your choice inside the cabin. The power liftgate is another unique feature that opens with the touch of a button.
So, get ready to cruise with the new 2013 Ford Explorer and explore your own world.