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2013 Ford Explorer Review

Escape the Ordinary: 2013 Ford Explorer


New for this year is a technology upgrade. You can now take incoming calls and summon songs without touching your phone or media player. Also new is a front passenger knee airbag, a heated steering wheel and a power tilt-and-telescoping steering column. The 2013 Ford Explorer won’t leave you wanting more.

The exterior of the 2013 Ford Explorer portrays how agile it is. It has body contours which are athletic and bold. You will be turning heads and dropping jaws. A new available feature for this year is the power liftgate. It can be opened by using the vehicle Key Fob, by pushing a button located on the instrument panel or by waving your foot under the tailgate.

The interior of the 2013 Ford Explorer is functional and modern. The second row has a 60/40 split fold-flat bench, while the third row has a 50/50 split-folding seat. Behind the third row, there is up to 443L of cargo volume. You will enjoy this spunky SUV.

The performance the 2013 Ford Explorer posses is raw and exciting. It comes standard with six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive. Four-wheel drive is optional and includes Ford’s Terrain Management System, a selectable four-mode system that optimizes traction electronically for different conditions.

2013 Engines:

  • 3.5L V6 engine: 290 horsepower and 255 lb-ft of torque
  • 2.0L EcoBoost with V6: 240 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque

2013 Fuel Economy:

  • 3.5L V6 engine: city and highway
  • 2.0L EcoBoost with V6: city and highway

The Ford Explorer has been leading the industry for many years. It has even been given the 2012 J.D. Power and Associates’ Vehicle Dependability Study Midsize Crossover/SUV award. Get out and explore what the world has to offer you.

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