2014 Ford Explorer Overview
2014 Ford Explorer Exterior
The 2014 Ford Explorer is a larger crossover SUV that is both rugged and capable of everyday driving, and it has the exterior to match. The bold, black front grille flaunts a commanding on-road presence, while the sleek, sculpted lines throughout make it appealing to every driver. Standard 17-inch wheels also support an aggressive stance.
2014 Ford Explorer Performance
Every 2014 Ford Explorer but the Sport edition is powered by a 3.5-liter V6 that pumps out 290 horsepower and 255 lb-ft of torque. Drivers can opt for a more efficient 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that produces 240 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque. The 2014 Explorer Sport is powered by a turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 that generates 365 horsepower and 360 lb-ft of torque.
2014 Ford Explorer Efficiency
The 2014 Ford Explorer’s base V6 returns 17 mpg city and 24 mpg highway. The turbocharged four-cylinder is the most fuel-efficient offering and returns a best-in-class 20 mpg city and 28 mpg highway. The high-performing turbocharged V6 still returns 22 mpg highway.
2014 Ford Explorer Interior
As with many 2014 Ford models, the highlight of the 2014 Explorer’s interior is the available MyFord Touch system with SYNC. The intuitive system integrates with smarthphones and allows drivers to access their favorite entertainment through a high-resolution display screen or voice commands.
2014 Ford Explorer Safety
In order the keep the 2014 Ford Explorer and its cargo safely on the road, the SUV is equipped with traction and stability control, as well as trailer sway control. Additional safety features include an advanced airbag system, Ford MyKey, rear parking sensor, lane-departure warning, lane-keeping assist, blind-spot warning, and a rearview camera.
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