2016 Ford Explorer comes in the car market as a redesigned model for that year. Ford engineers have aimed to design a vehicle that will dominate the market in the segment of SUV cars. The model has all the conditions to overshadow the competition. The vehicle will have an expanded range engines, improved aerodynamics, better fuel economy and easier to manage.
2016 FORD EXPLORER: REDESIGN EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
2016 Ford Explorer will have a refreshed look and interior. The new model will retain a distinctive line of aluminum body. The front end will get a more modern look compared to the previous model with large LED lights and a redesigned grille. Overall dimensions of vehicles, such as height, weight and length will be slightly modified.
The main change in dimensions is lighter weight vehicles that will affect a better fuel economy. However, as the power of the vehicle does not reduce, the new model will have a more powerful engine. The interior of the vehicle is spacious and make the seats covered with high-quality material to provide a comfortable ride. The car has rich equipment and basic equipment includes airbags, traction control, navigation system, Bluetooth and other hi tech features.
2016 FORD EXPLORER: ENGINE AND FUEL ECONOMY
2016 Ford Explorer will be offered several engines. The existing engine that drives the current Ford Explorer (3.5-liter V6 engine) in the new model will be updated. The new 2016 Ford Explorer will run 2.7-liter Eco Boost V6 engine. This engine is able to generate a fantastic speed to 325 horsepower with 375 lb feet of torque. The same motor launches and Ford’s popular pick-up F-150. Next on offer is the 2.3-liter turbo engine with four cylinders. This engine will be able to produce up to 285 horsepower and 305 lb feet of torque. The car will be available with front-wheel drive and four-wheel. It is important to note that the front-wheel drive standard, while four-wheel available as an option. Regardless of the engine, each car will own a 6 speed automatic transmission.
As mentioned above, the fuel economy will be improved. The new model will have a lower weight due to aluminum construction, from which they are made. Test drive is still not done, but we expect better results as compared to the previous model.
2016 Ford Explorer: Release Date, Price, Competitors
Ford Company has already published information about when the new model first be presented to the audience. According to this information, the new 2016 Ford Explorer will see the light of day early next year at a Car Show in North America. The price is still not precisely known, but according to unofficial data believed to be the base model could be around $ 31 000. The largest competitors of 2016 Explorer are as follows: Toyota Highlander, Honda Pilot and Acura MDX.