Ford Explorer Trim Differences in Crystal Lake, IL

Are you prepared to get behind the wheel of a reliable SUV that can hold your entire family? Tom Peck Ford is here to introduce you to all the available 2018 Ford Explorer trim levels. Our Explorer inventory houses each trim available and will provide a closer look at the SUV you want. Also, be sure to check out our incentives before they expire! If you have any questions, give us a call at (877) 841-2409.

Ford Explorer XLT

Containing all the basics to keep your daily drive enjoyable and simplistic, the Explorer XLT provides a smooth drive without all the bells and whistles. Listed below are the key specs for this base model.

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2018 Ford Explorer XLT

XLT

Starting MSRP-

$34,175

Features

Engine

· 3.5L Ti-VCT V6

· 290 HP

· 255 lb.-ft. of torque

· 17 MPG city/24 MPG highway/20 MPG combined

Interior

· Manual, single-zone climate control

· Intelligent access with push-start button

· Leather-wrapped shift knob

· Leather-wrapped manual tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel with cruise and secondary audio controls

· Power windows with one-touch up/down driver and passenger windows

· Reverse Sensing System

· Cloth seating

Exterior

· Dual chrome exhaust tips

· Foundry gray grille with chrome bars

· Autolamp auto on/off LED low beams and halogen reflector high beams

· LED signature lighting

· LED taillamps

· Black heated, power, electric remote, manual folding with integrated blind spot mirrors

· 18-in. painted aluminum wheels

Technology

· Cruise control

· MyKey®

· Rearview camera with washer

· Six-speaker AM/FM stereo with MP3 capabilities

· Media hub with one smart charging USB port

· SiriusXM® radio

Safety

· AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™

· Belt-Minder®

· Safety Canopy® System

· SOS Post-Crash System™

· Battery-saver feature

· Perimeter alarm

· Remote keyless/illuminated entry

· SecuriCode™ keyless entry keypad

· SecuriLock® passive anti-theft system

Ford Explorer Limited

The Explorer Limited includes more interior and exterior features that make this trim a great choice for the driver who desires more luxuries during their commute. Continue reading for an in-depth look at the Limited trim.

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2018 Ford Explorer Limited

Limited

Starting MSRP-

$42,090

Features

Engine

· 2.3L EcoBoost® I4

· 280 HP

· 310 lb.-ft. of torque

· 19 MPG city/27 MPG highway/22 MPG combined

Interior

Includes XLT features plus:

· Dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control

· Auto-dimming rearview mirror

· Heated steering wheel

· Remote start

· Forward Sensing System

· Perforated leather first and second row seating

Exterior

Includes XLT features plus:

· LED fog lamps

· Bright silver painted grille with chrome bars

· Hands-free, foot-activated liftgate

· Automatic LED low-beam headlamps

· Body-color, power-folding mirrors with auto-fold and driver's memory

· 20-in. premium luster nickel-painted aluminum wheels

Technology

Includes XLT features:

· SYNC® 3

· Universal garage door opener

· Forward media bin with one smart-charging USB port and one 12V powerpoint

· Voice-activated navigation

· SYNC® Connect

· Wi-Fi® hotspot

Safety

Includes all XLT features

Ford Explorer Sport

The Explorer Sport will provide you with a powerful drive and sporty feel, all inside an SUV. Both inside and out, the Sport screams luxury style. For more information about the Sport trim, continue reading.

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2018 Ford Explorer Sport

Sport

Starting MSRP-

$45,950

Features

Engine

· 3.5L EcoBoost® V6

· 365 HP

· 350 lb.-ft. of torque

· 16 MPG city/22 MPG highway/18 MPG combined

Interior

Includes Limited features plus:

· Heated, perforated leather trimmed seating with red accent stitching

· Third row PowerFold® 50/50 split-folding bench seat

Exterior

Includes Limited features plus:

· Quad chrome exhaust tips

· High gloss black grille with high gloss black bars

· LED taillamps with blackout treatment

· Gloss black finish, heated mirrors with LED signal indicators and approach lamps

· 20-in. machined aluminum wheels with painted pockets

Technology

Includes Limited features plus:

· Twelve speaker audio system from Sony®

Safety

Includes all Limited features

Ford Explorer Platinum

Including every tech and safety feature that you could ever want, the Explorer Platinum is the best choice for the driver who needs complete connectivity during their daily drive. Listed below are the key features for this trim.

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2018 Ford Explorer Platinum

Platinum

Starting MSRP-

$53,940

Features

Engine

· 3.5L EcoBoost® V6

· 365 HP

· 350 lb.-ft. of torque

· 16 MPG city/22 MPG highway/18 MPG combined

Interior

Includes Sport features plus:

· Twin-panel moonroof

· Power tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel

· Leather with quilted insert first row platinum embroidery multi-contour driver and passenger seating

Exterior

Includes Sport features plus:

· Auto high beams

· Satin-chrome finish grille

· Powerfold® mirrors

· Rain-sensing wipers

· 20-in. bright machined face with tarnished dark painted pockets

Technology

Includes Sport features plus:

· 110V power outlet

· Premium Sound from Sony® with Clear Phase and Live Acoustics

Safety

Includes Sport features plus:

· Adaptive cruise control and collision warning with brake support

· Industry-first inflatable rear outboard safety belts

· BLIS® with cross-traffic alert

· Lane departure warning with lane keep assist

Explorer Options and Packages

If you're looking to customize and style your Ford Explorer, the entire trim lineup has optional packages that are sure to style your SUV the way you want. Continue reading for all the available packages for each trim.

2018 Ford Explorer Trims

Packages

XLT

· Optional Trailer Tow Package- frame-mounted hitch, four and seven pi trailer connectors, and engine oil cooler

· Optional XLT Sport Appearance Package- Magnetic metallic-painted grille bars, sideview mirror caps, exterior accent trim, black roof-rack side rails, and 20-in. magnetic metallic-painted ten-spoke wheels

· Optional Ford Safe and Smart™ Package- Rain-sensing wipers, auto high-beam headlamps, BLIS® with cross-traffic alert, lane-keeping system, and adaptive cruise control with forward collision warning and brake support

Limited

· Optional Trailer Tow Package- frame-mounted hitch, four and seven pin trailer connectors, and engine oil cooler

· Optional Ford Safe and Smart™ Package- Rain-sensing wipers, auto high-beam headlamps, BLIS® with cross-traffic alert, lane-keeping system, and adaptive cruise control with forward collision warning and brake support

Sport

· Trailer Tow Package- frame-mounted hitch, four and seven pi trailer connectors, and engine oil cooler

· Optional Ford Safe and Smart™ Package- Rain-sensing wipers, auto high-beam headlamps, BLIS® with cross-traffic alert, lane-keeping system, and adaptive cruise control with forward collision warning and brake support

Platinum

Includes all Sport packages

Test Drive Your Favorite Explorer Trim at Tom Peck Ford

Do you want to test out the safety of the 2018 Ford Explorer for yourself? Tom Peck Ford near Crystal Lake, IL will have the SUV you want to test drive available once you arrive. To schedule a test drive, complete our online form or give us a call at (877) 841-2409.



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The 2017 Ford Explorer is a three-row, seven-passenger crossover SUV that can be outfitted in a variety of ways, from just the basic needs to sporty driving characteristics to full-on luxury. If you've already done the research and know that the Ford Explorer is right for you, the next step is choosing a trim package. There are five Ford Explorer options for the 2017 model year. You can learn more about each here, and then pick out a model from our new vehicle inventory in that trim to test drive.

Don't forget that our Ford dealership serving Huntley, IL provides factory-direct incentives on new Ford Explorer models each month to help you get a great finance or lease deal on your new SUV.


Available Ford Explorer Trim Packages

Trim Package
Features

Explorer (Base)

 $31,660 MSRP
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The base model of the Ford Explorer is equipped with a 3.5L V6 engine capable of towing up to 5,000 lbs. and large supportive seats ready to keep friends and family comfortable.

        
  • $31,660 starting MSRP
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  • EPA-estimated 17 MPG city/24 MPG highway
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  • 8-way power adjustable driver's seat
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  • 2-in dashboard display screen with SYNC infotainment and rear view camera
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  • Flat-folding second and third row cloth seats

Explorer XLT

$33,775 MSRP
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The XLT trim adds some standard features, but primarily makes most of the Explorer's luxury features available as add-ons. Shoppers can pick and choose which creature comforts and modern conveniences they want without needing to step up to the next trim level.

        
  • $33,775 starting MSRP
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  • EPA-estimated 17 MPG city/24 MPG highway
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  • Available leather-trimmed seats and second row bucket seats
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  • Available dual-zone climate control
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  • Available SD card reader, premium audio system, and voice-activated navigation
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  • Available twin-panel moonroof

Explorer Limited

$41,675 MSRP
 2017 ford explorer limited

Limited models come standard with the more efficient turbocharged four-cylinder engine and plenty of standard luxury features.

        
  • $41,675 starting MSRP
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  • EPA-estimated 19 MPG city/27 MPG highway
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  • Heated and ventilated leather-trimmed front seats, and power-folding third row seats
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  • 8-in. dashboard display screen with SYNC 3 infotainment and nine-speaker audio
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  • Hands-free power liftgate

Explorer Sport

$45,355 MSRP
 2017 ford explorer sport

The Sport edition includes most of the Limited's upgrades, but steps up to a turbocharged V6 engine with standard intelligent 4WD and sportier handling.

        
  • $45,355 starting MSRP
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  • EPA-estimated 16 MPG city/22 MPG highway
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  • Unique red-accented heated perforated leather seats
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  • Unique high-gloss black exterior trim
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  • Sport-tuned suspension

Explorer Platinum

$53,235
 2017 ford explorer platinum

The range-topping Platinum trim pulls out all the stops to keep passengers comfortable and entertained, and help the driver navigate parking lots and traffic.

        
  • $53,235 starting MSRP
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  • EPA-estimated 16 MPG city/22 MPG highway
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  • Embroidered quilted-leather multi-contour seats
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  • Adaptive cruise control, lane keeping, enhanced park assist, and blind spot monitoring
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  • Available rear seat entertainment system and concert-quality sound from Live Acoustic™ and Clear Phase™ technology
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  • Twin-panel moonroof
 

Test Drive Your Favorite Explorer Trim at Tom Peck Ford!

Do you know which version of the 2017 Ford Explorer you want to test-drive? First, take a look at the current incentives and offers available to learn how to save thousands off the MSRP. After you've found a lease or finance deal that matches your budget, it's time to get in touch with a product specialist at Tom Peck Ford near Huntley, IL to schedule a test drive. Contact our team by phone at (877) 841-2409 or through our inquiry form to get behind the wheel of the new Ford Explorer!


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