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2017 Ford Explorer: Mid-Size SUV in McHenry, IL | Buss Ford

2017 Ford Explorer in Blue

Has your search for a new SUV for your family left you unsatisfied? There’s hope! Our Ford dealership has exactly what you need: the 2017 Ford Explorer. Providing incredible muscle, a spacious cabin, and outstanding safety features, getting through your daily routine will never be the same. Contact us to learn more about how this versatile SUV starting at $31,660 MSRP at Buss Ford in McHenry, IL can help your family on your daily adventures.


2017 Ford Explorer: Performance

The standard 3.5L six-cylinder engine for base models is more than enough for active families, providing impressive power when you need it most. If you require a great deal of muscle, consider the six-cylinder EcoBoost®, which offers the most horsepower of the three engine options. Regardless of which engine you prefer, the 2017 Explorer can tow up to 5,000 lbs. when properly equipped.

Available performance features:

• Class III Trailer Tow Package required for towing
• 6-speed SelectShift® Automatic Transmission with Paddle Shifters
• Intelligent 4WD
• Terrain Management System™ dial
• Curve Control

2017 Ford Explorer in Slate


2.3L EcoBoost® I-4

3.5L Ti-VCT V6

3.5L EcoBoost® V6


Base, XLT, Limited

Base, XLT

Sport, Platinum


280 HP @ 5,600 RPM

290 HP @ 6,500 RPM

365 HP @ 5,500 RPM


310 lb.-ft. @ 3,000 RPM

255 lb.-ft @ 4,000 RPM

350 lb.-ft. @ 3,500 RPM


19/ 27 MPG

17/ 24 MPG

16/22 MPG


2017 Ford Explorer Interior

2017 Ford Explorer: Interior

Growing families need extra elbowroom, which is where the 2017 Ford Explorer excels. With seating for up to seven and 151.5 cu.-ft. of passenger volume, there is ample room for everyone, even on the longest of road trips. Need to fit luggage and extra gear as well? There’s 21 cu.-ft. of cargo space behind the third row, 81.7 cu.-ft. of cargo volume with both rows folded flat, or use what you need in the appropriate configuration thanks to the 60/40 split second row and 50/50 split third row.

Additional available interior features:

• Push-button Start
• SYNC® 3 entertainment system
• Dual-zone automatic temperature control
• 10-way power driver’s seat
• Unique cloth OR leather-trimmed seating
• Auto-dimming rearview mirror
• LED ambient lighting

2017 Ford Explorer: Safety

Visibility is spectacular for reasons beyond the new Ford Explorer’s height. Two additional features, the available Blind Spot Information System (BLIS®) with cross-traffic alert and 180-Degree Front Camera and Forward Sensing System, help you to see when it’s most difficult. Whether you’re changing lanes on the highway or exiting a parking lot, nothing will catch you off guard as you cruise the McHenry, IL area.

Additional available safety features:

• 5-star overall rating from the NHTSA
• Adaptive Cruise Control and Forward Collision • Warning with Brake Support
• Lane-Keeping System
• Safety Canopy System®
• AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™
• LATCH seating system


Schedule a Test Drive at Buss Ford in McHenry, IL

Are you curious about any of the features offered on the 2017 Ford Explorer? To schedule a test drive or inquire about the new Explorer’s amenities, contact the product specialists at our Ford dealership in McHenry, IL online or by calling (815) 669-4463. Don’t forget to find out if you qualify for savings by asking about our factory-direct incentives.

2017 Ford Explorer in Grey


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