2017 Ford Explorer Sport Review
Future cars are coming with interesting power options. Increasing utilization of modern technologies is definitely in favor of customers. Manufacturers especially Ford has planned to continue in a progress way in order to keep market position. Ford launched the Explorer series for the long drive and heavy-duty drivers. This series got an impressive attention in the commercial markets. The company will introduce an updated model 2017 Ford Explorer Sport very soon. This will be more impressive because of modern technologies.
2017 Ford Explorer Sport – Design, Features and Specs:
The typical design has been utilized for the new concept. It has been noticed that Ford is not going to change the structural design as well as platform. However, it will change the structure weight by using steel and aluminum.
The new Ford Explorer Sport exterior designing is 100 % typical. Ford doesn’t seem interested to change the commercial image of explorer series. However, the new model will bring some modern features in the external layout. Grille, headlights, rims, tires and indicators will be given technical hand in order to produce a new appearance. Grille is wide and large. It has large openings to support the engine under the hood. Ford will keep the headlights and indicators in a crystal box. Both lights will be LED based for improved night vision. There are considerations that manufacturer has planned to change the design of rims. It will use aluminum for the rims. The front look becomes more prominent because of the bonnet shape.
Interior specifications are matching with the modern demands. Drivers will get a spacious and lucrative interior. Power seats have been installed for the drivers. Passengers will get adjustable seats. All the seats are covered with 100 % pure leather. A fascinating interior design has been prepared with the help of a sophisticated dashboard containing two speedometer, a power steering and other comfortable options. There is a large HD display (8 inches) & touchscreen, digital sound and 8 speakers included in the infotainment package. The USB, Bluetooth, smart phone connection, satellite radio, Google maps, navigation and GPS is also present.
2017 Ford Explorer Sport – Engine options:
Two power options are present for the 2017 Ford Explorer Sport. The sports edition will get a basic V-6 type engine having 3.5 liters fuel capacity. It will produce 290 hp and 255 lb ft torque. Another setup will be used with Eco-Boost technology. This V-6 engine is 3.5 liter and it will produce 365 hp with 350 lb ft torque. Both engines will be powered by 9-speed automatic transmission. This four-wheel drive will come with optional front wheel drive facility.
The 2017 Ford Explorer Sport will cover 21 miles per gallon in city. High speed drive will give 26 miles per gallon on highway.
Safety and competition:
Ford will include all modern features such as rear view camera, safety belts, anti-lock brakes, anti-theft mechanism and airbags in all directions. The new 2017 Ford Explorer Sport will compete with Toyota Highlander and Nissan pathfinder.
2017 Ford Explorer Sport – Release Date and Price:
No information about price of 2017 Ford Explorer Sport is present. Ford will launch it in USA and Canada after December 2016. New York auto show will be used for first display.