The 2018-2019 Ford Explorer SUV updated on the occasion of its 25th anniversary. The car was subjected to restyling, gave a more efficient engine and provided a special version Platinum, which is designed for the most demanding customers. Changes in appearance are in a different front bumper, radiator grille and lighting technology, it has been redesigned rear spoiler for improved aerodynamics.
2-liter EcoBoost petrol engine gave way under the hood of the unit of the same series with a working volume of 2.3 liters. Engine, previously appeared on the 2018-2019 Ford Mustang 6 generations, has an output of 275 horsepower and a torque of 406 Nm at Explorer model year. 3.5-liter V6 engine generates 290 horsepower with a thrust of 345 Nm.
2018-2019 Ford Explorer Sport and Platinum can be bought with the EcoBoost V6 (3,5 liters, 365 hp, 474 Nm). The engines are combined with a 6-speed automatic transmission SelectShift. Wheel drive transmission has the Terrain Management System system that ensures excellent behavior of the car on any road surface.
New Explorer Platinum received LED headlamps, panoramic roof, bumpers protect silver, chrome exhaust pipes, power liftgate and 20-inch alloy wheel disks. SUV Seats trimmed Nirvana skin with micro-perforated front panel and door cards are decorated with aluminum and wooden inserts. “Platinum” performance also includes a new sound system Sony 500 watt with Live Acoustics and Clear Phase technologies.
Among other equipment worth noting adaptive cruise control with the function of warning about the danger of a collision and proactive inhibition. The car has a blind spot monitoring system, a system of compliance tiering movement, parking assistant, automatic switching from long-dazzle and back.
Passengers back row from serious chest injuries are intended to protect the inflatable seat belts – innovation, which at 2018-2019 Ford are very proud of. In addition to Platinum and Sport in the United States the updated Explorer is available in trim Base, XLT and Limited. Cars are not only equipment and accessories, but also the suspension settings.