2017 Ford Explorer for Sale in Carson City, NV

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It may be difficult to find a three row SUV that stands out within the segment, that is, unless you’re checking out the 2017 Ford Explorer for sale in Carson City, NV. From its robust engine lineup to its ability to seat seven passengers, and even the state-of-the-art tech features all at your fingertips, choosing the Explorer is a no-brainer. Don’t just take our word for it, visit us here at Capital Ford today to take the Explorer for a test drive.

One look at the 2017 Ford Explorer, and you just know that there is something commanding waiting for you under that sheet metal, and with three engine options, you won’t be disappointed. Coming standard is the 3.5L Ti-VCT V6 engine, which cranks out a respectable 290 horsepower and 255 lb.-ft. of torque. It also boasts surprising efficiency with a fuel rating of 17/24 MPG city/hwy1. The next level up is the 2.3L I-4 EcoBoost® engine, which cranks out a noteworthy 280 horsepower2 and 310 lb.-ft. of torque2. For the most power, the Explorer needs to have the 3.5L EcoBoost V6, which stops at nothing to produce a best-in-class3 365 horsepower2, as well as 350 lb.-ft. of torque2. Both the 3.5L Ti-VCT V6 and the 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 engines can be paired with the Class III Trailer Tow Package, which gives the Explorer a 5,000-lb. towing capacity4 for bringing the boat on family outings on Lake Tahoe.


The inside of the 2017 Ford Explorer for sale in Carson City, NV, is extremely versatile, as its three rows of seating can house up to seven passengers. For all of your cargo needs, the third row has a 50/50 split, and on Limited, Sport, and Platinum trims, you’ll have the class-exclusive3 PowerFold® third-row seat, meaning it folds flat at a touch of a button to reveal 43.8 cubic ft. of cargo room. When both the third row and the 60/40 split-folding second row are flat, you’ll have a commodious 81.7 cubic ft. of storage space. And, when your hands are full of groceries from Raley’s, you are sure to love that the Ford Explorer has the available hands-free, foot-activated liftgate. With the Intelligent Access key in your purse or pocket, just lightly kick your food under the rear bumper, and it’ll open automatically.

With such a spacious interior, designers over at Ford worked hard to fill the 2017 Explorer with the features you want most. For instance, enjoy luxurious elements like an available 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. For those extra hot summer days, the cooled front seats on the Limited and Platinum trims will keep you feeling comfortable. Push-button start is also available to get you on the road fast, and the leather seats are both supple and supportive on your daily commute down I-580.

There’s no shortage of inspiriting technology within the Ford Explorer, either. The available SYNC® 3 infotainment system5 gives you enhanced voice recognition, Siri® Eyes Free6, Bluetooth® technology7, and so much more. With available navigation, you’ll also have a 5-year subscription to SiriusXM® Traffic and Travel Link8. And, safety features like Active Park Assist9, the rear view camera9, and the Forward Sensing System9 keep you aware of your surroundings.

This is just a glimpse into the greatness that is the 2017 Ford Explorer for sale in Carson City, NV. To see even more of its exciting features, drop by Capital Ford to take one for a test drive. You can schedule one right here on our website, or give us a call, seven days a week, at 775-400-2571. 

1 FWD. Actual mileage will vary.

2 Horsepower and torque ratings achieved with 93-octane fuel.

3 Class is Large Utilities based on Ford segmentation.

4 Remember that even advanced technology cannot overcome the laws of physics. It's always possible to lose control of a vehicle due to inappropriate driver input for the conditions.

5 SYNC® is an optional feature. Don't drive while distracted. Use voice-operated systems when possible; don't use handheld devices while driving. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in gear. Not all features are compatible with all phones. Message and data rates may apply. Optional Navigation System map updates cannot be received via Wi-fi® and require a separate update.

6 You must have a Bluetooth®-enabled phone paired to your SYNC® system. The Bluetooth word mark is a trademark of the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. HD Radio is a proprietary trademark of iBiquity Digital Corp. iPad®, iPod®, iTunes®, iPhone®, and Siri® are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. The term Wi-Fi® is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance®. Optional Navigation System map updates cannot be received via wi-fi and require a separate update. Sony is a registered trademark of the Sony Corporation.

7 You must have a Bluetooth®-enabled phone paired to your SYNC® system. The Bluetooth word mark is a trademark of the Bluetooth SIG, Inc.

8 Available Feature. SiriusXM audio and data services each require a subscription sold separately, or as a package, by Sirius XM Radio Inc. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. All fees and programming subject to change. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.

9 Driver Assist Features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle.