Brad Deery Auto Group

Platteville WI Area 2018 Ford Explorer

Vehicle Overview

Ford is known for manufacturing superior SUVs, and the 2018 Explorer a popular choice among consumers because of all the innovative features that it has to offer. The 2018 model offers numerous trims that include Base FWD, XLT FWD, Base 4WD, XLT, 4WD, Limited FWD, Limited 4WD, Sport 4WD, and Platinum 4WD. At Brad Deery, we want you to have an understating of all that the 2018 Explorer has to offer, which is why we have summarized its interior, exterior, mechanical, powertrain, and safety features below.

Platteville WI - 2018 Ford Explorer's Overview

Exterior - 2018 Ford Explorer

You have a wide range of exterior colors to choose from with the 2018 Explorer that include Blue Metallic, Burgundy Velvet Metallic Tinted Clearcoat, Cinnamon Glaze Metallic, Ingot Silver Metallic, Magnetic Metallic, Oxford White, Platinum Dune Metallic Tri-Coat, Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat, Shadow Black, and White Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat. Exterior features that come with the 2018 model include black bodyside cladding and wheel-lip moldings for a stylish appeal and a body-colored rear spoiler as well. You can also choose from up to nine wheel options with the 2018 Explorer. Other exterior features that come equipped with the 2018 Explorer include LED taillamps, a lift gate window defroster, a roof-mounted antenna, an Easy Fuel capless fuel filler, configurable daytime running lamps, and halogen reflector high-beam headlamps that feature LED low-beams. To get a look at the exterior of the 2018 Ford Explorer near Platteville, stop by our authorized dealership.

Platteville WI - 2018 Ford Explorer's Exterior

Interior - 2018 Ford Explorer near Platteville WI

Interior colors that are offered with the 2018 model include Ebony Black, Medium Soft Ceramic, Medium Stone, and Medium Light Stone. The interior of the 2018 model can seat six or seven adults and offers ample space for drivers and passengers. Every Explorer trim comes with the option of having captain chairs in the second-row of seats, which would drop the seating capacity from seven to six. Standard interior features that are offered with the 2018 model include premium cloth seats, an eight-way power-adjustable driver's seat, and a second row 60/40 split-folding bench seat. The cabin features dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control that allows the driver and front seat passenger to adjust the temperature settings to meet their preference for ample comfort. The standard infotainment system that is equipped with the 2018 model is the SYNC system that is paired with a 4.2-inch touchscreen that features voice command, a USB port, Bluetooth technology, and six speakers. You can choose the available the SYNC 3 infotainment system that is easy to use and comes with voice command technology. The SYNC 3 infotainment system also features a Sony sound system and second-row USB ports. You can also opt for push-button start and a proximity key for additional convenience. To get a close look at the interior of the 2018 Ford Explorer near Platteville, stop by Brad Deery Motors serving Platteville Wisconsin.

Platteville WI - 2018 Ford Explorer's Interior
Mechanical - Ford Explorer specs near Platteville

Mechanical features that are offered with the 2018 Explorer are a 4-wheel disc Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) that comes with panic brake assist and electronic brakeforce distribution, electronic power-assisted steering, front and rear stabilizer bars, and an intelligent oil-life monitor. In addition, the 2018 model comes with an independent McPherson strut front and and independent multilink rear suspension, and another notable mechanical feature that is offered with the Explorer is Trailer Sway Control. In addition, there is also 4WD with a Terrain Management System. This system provides you with selectable drive modes for optimal performance. You can choose between Normal, Mud/Rut, Sand, or Snow/Gravel/Grass that limits wheel slip and provides superior traction on any terrain. If you are in the Platteville WI area and are looking for the 2018 Ford Explorer, visit us at Brad Deery serving Platteville Wisconsin.

Powertrain - Ford Explorer specs near Platteville WI

The 2018 Explorer comes with three engine options. The 3.5L Ti-VCT V6 can produce up to 290 horsepower and is paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission. The 2.3L EcoBoost engine can produce 280 horsepower with 310 LB-FT of torque. The 3.5L EcoBoost engine can produce up to 365 horsepower, which is best-in-class, and an impressive 350 LB-FT of torque. This engine is standard on the Platinum and Sport trim. Are you in the Platteville WI area and interested in learning more about the 2018 Ford Explorer? If you are, visit us at Brad Deery Motors serving Platteville Wisconsin.

Platteville WI - 2018 Ford Explorer's Mechanical
Safety - 2018 Ford Explorer dealer

The 2018 Explorer offers the Safe and Smart Package that provides drivers and passengers with superior safety and security. It comes with a Blind Spot Information System that features a cross-traffic alert that lets you know when vehicles are in your blind spot. The Safe and Smart Package also comes with a Lane-Keep Assist System that provides you with an alert by vibrating the steering wheel if the sensors detect that you are unintentionally moving out of your lane. This feature can also help you subtly guide the SUV back into its correct lane. In addition, there is also adaptive cruise control that features forward collision warning and brake support. If a potential collision is detected, the system will provide you with a visual and audible alert that can automatically apply the brakes to avoid impact.

Are you ready to get behind the wheel of the 2018 Explorer and see all that it has to offer for yourself? If you are looking for the 2018 Ford Explorer in the Platteville WI area, stop by our authorized Ford dealership at Brad Deery Motors. Our authorized Ford dealership offers the 2018 Ford Explorer near Platteville, and our friendly representatives can answer any questions that you may have about the 2018 model.

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