New 2016 Ford Explorer Review | Explorer Comparison For Irving - Las Colinas, TX

Westway Ford Previews the New Explorer

If you've been considering the Ford Explorer as your next family SUV, you'll be happy to hear that the popular hauler has been fully updated for the 2016 model year. Ford has completely refreshed the SUV's exterior styling, as well as added new safety features, new engine options and even more luxury amenities. For all the details on this latest incarnation of the Explorer, keep reading our 2016 Ford Explorer review below.

The 2016 Ford Explorer in Las Colinas comes in five trim levels: base, XLT, Limited, Sport and the newly-introduced Platinum. The Explorer base model starts things off with automatic LED headlights, a rearview camera, a 4.2-inch display screen, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a six-speaker sound system and Ford's SYNC 3 infotainment system. The SUV's XLT trim adds foglights, heated exterior mirrors, upgraded brakes, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and push-button start.

Looking at the Explorer Limited trim, this model comes with 20-inch alloy wheels, an 8-inch touchscreen, a front-view camera, ventilated front seats, a power liftgate, a navigation system and a 12-speaker Sony sound system. Drivers can add the 301A package to the Limited trim that includes automatic wipers, more safety features, automatic high beams and an auto-diming driver-side mirror.

Several 2016 Ford Explorer review highly recommends either the Sport or Platinum trims, thanks to the increased sport and luxury features they offer, as well as the many excellent safety systems that come standard. The Explorer Sport adds a sport-tuned suspension, 20-inch wheels, and unique interior and exterior details to the SUV. The Platinum trim rounds things out with upgraded leather upholstery, an aluminum and wood interior trim, a dual-panel sunroof and a premium Sony sound system.

The 2016 Explorer comes with several engine options, depending on the trim you choose. The first three trims come with a 3.5-liter V6 engine, while the Sport and Platinum trims come with a turbocharged 3.5-liter V6. All models of the SUV can be had with a fuel-sipping turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder that offers increased fuel economy.

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Bullet List of Explorer Specs & Features

In quite a few key areas, the 2016 Explorer beats out segment competitors like the 2016 Buick Enclave, Honda Pilot, Chevrolet Traverse, Mazda CX-9, Dodge Durango and the Jeep Grand Cherokee. The Explorer's got several appealing characteristics, including its convenient incar technologies and eye-catching exterior styling. When compared to the opposition, in terms of price it's clearly a fantastic value, making it a number-one choice among Ford customers in Irving - Las Colinas. Find even more info about its specs; see our quick-facts list for the Explorer - bullets under this paragraph.

  • 2016 Ford Explorer MSRP: $31,050
  • 2016 Ford Explorer Doors: 4-door
  • 2016 Ford Explorer Colors: Guard, Shadow Black, Magnetic, Oxford White, etc...
  • 2016 Ford Explorer Cargo Space: 81.7 cubic feet
  • 2016 Ford Explorer Body Style(s): Midsize SUV
  • 2016 Ford Explorer Seats: 7 passengers
  • 2016 Ford Explorer MPG: 17 city / 24 highway
  • 2016 Ford Explorer 0-60 MPH in 6.0 seconds

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The 2016 Ford Explorer review above was penned by Westway Ford's automotive writers; for information about preceding models please view the links in the sidebar. Don't stress out over your next purchase; look to the well&$45;respected Ford franchise in Irving - Las Colinas for thoroughly researched reviews drafted by industry specialists. Jam-packed with reliable information and specs, each summary gives you complete details about all the Explorer has to offer Irving - Las Colinas drivers in terms of cabin features and much more. Is the Explorer not right for you? Use our Ford reviews and car comparisons to learn about other incredible vehicles available at Westway Ford.

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