Ford Explorer 2018-2019 – a modest restyled crossover


Having survived the modest restyling of the Ford Explorer, the new models Ford Ford 2018-2019, debuting in New York at the New York Auto Show 2017 . We offer an overview of the updated American crossover Ford Explorer with photos, price, equipment and technical specifications. Sales of the new Ford Explorer 2018 with a refined appearance and a modernized multimedia system Ford SYNC 3 will start in America this fall. The price of the updated SUV will remain at the level of the cost of the pre- reform model , around 32,000 dollars for the basic equipment of the Explorer. The maximum equipped Explorer Platinum is estimated from 53 with a tail of thousands of dollars. In Russia, the updated Ford Explorer will appear at the beginning of the future in 2018.

We want to note at once that Explorer, after experiencing a modest restyling, barely perceptibly changed outwardly. Designers awarded the updated crossover a modified falshradiator grille, a new front bumper with neat compact fog lights and air duct slots that provide airflow to the front brake discs.



As well as a modernized rear bumper and new exhaust pipe (two pairs of twin pipes replaced the trapezoidal nozzles). In addition to minimal facelift, the American SUV has received 5 new designs for alloy wheel rims and 4 new enamel colors – Blue Metallic, Burgundy Velvet Tinted Clearcoat, Cinnamon Glaze and Platinum Dune Tricoat.

There is no change in the cabin, unless you take into account the presence of the newest Sync 3 multimedia system with a 4G modem that provides distribution of Wi-Fi to 10 mobile devices at a distance of up to 15 meters from the car, which has also become a part of the new generation of Ford Expedition SUVs Lincoln Navigator . So knowing the password you can connect to the Internet without being in the car. The new multimedia allows the owner to remotely control some of the machine’s functions: unlocking the locks, starting the engine, access to the information about the diagnostics of the car.

A new optional Safe and Smart package, including Adaptive cruise control with front-end and auto-braking warning functions, the Blind Spot Information System, the Cross-traffic alert, the Lane-keeping system, and the high-beam headlight assistant are offered at a modest price in 1000 dollars.

Specifications Ford Explorer 2018-2019 year. Technically, the updated Ford Explorer has not changed. As before, two petrol turbocharged engines are available for the crossover: a four-cylinder 2.3 EcoBoost (280 HP 420 Nm) and 3.5 EcoBoost V6 (365 hp 475 Nm), as well as an atmospheric six-cylinder 3.5 Ti-VCT V6 engine (290 hp 346 Nm). For all motors standard is 6 automatic transmission. The initial motor is installed on the crossover version with front-wheel drive Front-Wheel Drive, the atmospheric six can be either front-wheel drive or the all-wheel drive Intelligent 4WD, a powerful turbo 3.5 EcoBoost V6 by default with the all-wheel drive system Intelligent 4WD.