2016 Ford Explorer

The SUV made for adventrue-seekers!


For all the trailblazers and the adventure-seekers, the 2016 Ford Explorer is the SUV that can handle the spontaneous thrill of new roads. The Explorer is equipped to carry up to seven passengers for all you journeying families. With highly-packed safety features, and the technology that keeps up with you, the Explorer can ensure you a safe drive while you stay up-to-date. Get the gadgets you need for all of your daily adventures whether you are roaming the outskirts of a new city, or running across the street to pick up some last-minute errands, the new Ford Explorer model will be your side-kick in all situations!

What’s more is its spacious interior that has all the conveniences you and your passengers need when away from the comforts of home. At Ford, we know that your heart belongs to road. Make the exciting unknown you home with the Ford Explorer. Stop by Anderson Auto Group Rock River Block to see the SUV that outshines!

There are three innovative engines that the Ford Explorer offers. The standard 3.5-L V6 engine gets a 24 MPG hwy1. If you want to save even more on your energy, the available EcoBoost engines, one measuring 2.3-L, the other 3.5-L® , get a fuel economy up to 28 MPG hwy1. The EcoBoost feature gives you the power of a V8 engine with the fuel efficiency of a V6 engine. 


The standard 6-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission assists with driving on the toughest terrain, and the paddle shifters make gear shifts brief as can be! If you have a big job, the 2016 Ford Explorer won’t leave you hanging. With a towing capacity for up to 5,000 lbs2, you can take your boat up to the lake, or transport your camper for a weekend adventure outdoors. With a collapsible second-and third- row seating, you can pack your Explorer up with storage of any size. The new model, 2016 Explorer, is made for those who seek wonder and new roads, so bring all the equipment you need to take your journey to the next step!

Ford protects you and your passengers with the utmost streamlined safety systems. The optional Forward Collision Warning and Brake Support system alerts you when it detects a potential collision with a front vehicle. The system will display a blinking light on the windshield to warn you, and Ford has you covered even if you don’t catch the warning in time: the brakes will respond and increase pressure without you having to adjust. 

The available Terrain Management System cleverly adjusts to four settings that include Normal, Mud/Ruts, Sand, and Grass/Gavel/Snow. You choose which mode you need and this advanced 4WD system will do the rest of the work for you. No road is forbidden when you drive the Ford Explorer.

Ford also makes sure you have access to the latest in technology. Feel comforted and in control with features like the Dual 2nd-Row Smart Change USB ports that charge devices twice as fast3. Everyone can bring their favorite tech accessories along with two USB ports in the front and two in the back!  The Lane-Keeping System4 can detect the sway of your SUV when you start to drift towards a different lane. With a precise camera, this system can read the lane markings and alerts you with a vibration in your steering wheel when you begin to drift.

The Explorer is prepared for any kind of road, weather condition, or traffic change, and these obstructions won’t prevent the Ford Explorer from getting you to your destination.  The Ford Explorer is waiting for you! Stop by Anderson Auto Group Rock River Block to see the SUV that overachieves! 


1 EPA-estimated city/hwy mpg for the model indicated. See fueleconomy.gov for fuel economy of other engine/transmission combinations. Actual mileage will vary. On plug-in hybrid models and electric models, fuel economy is stated in MPGe. MPGe is the EPA equivalent measure of gasoline fuel efficiency for electric mode operation.

2 Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver’s attention, judgement and need to control the vehicle.

3 Where available.

4 Lane-Keeping System does not control steering. Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver’s attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle.