Review 2017 Ford Explorer in Buford GA

17/24  CITY/HWY
EPA-Estimated MPG
6.0  Sec.
0-60 MPH
4
Doors
7
Seats
81.7  cu ft
Cargo Space

The Best-Selling Ford Explorer Returns to Buford

New car shoppers are welcoming back the Ford Explorer to the Atlanta area. Chock full of impressive features and amenities, the new 2017 Ford Explorer continues to be a popular choice that offers everything from a high-powered V6 engine to a plethora of advanced safety features.

This model year, the 2017 Explorer is getting a new Sync 3 infotainment system, as well as a newly available Appearance package. Keep reading the rest of our 2017 Ford Explorer review to find out more!

A Top-Notch Collection of Features & Amenities

There are five well-equipped trim levels on the 2017 Ford Explorer in Buford: base, XLT, Limited, Sport and Platinum.

The base Explorer model comes with standard features ranging from a 4.2-inch display screen, a six-speaker sound system and cruise control to 18-inch wheels, a 60/40-split second row seat and Bluetooth connectivity.

Choose one of the higher trims and you'll add even more luxury features to the popular SUV, including an 8-inch touchscreen, dual-zone automatic climate control and leather upholstery (Limited), while more sport-themed features like a sport-tuned suspension and a higher-powered engine can be found on the aptly named Explorer Sport.

Finally, the Explorer Platinum is the choice of many 2017 Ford Explorer reviews thanks it more premium features, such as a panoramic sunroof, adaptive cruise control, ventilated front seats, a 12-speaker Sony audio system and parking assist.

Excellent Power & Precision

The standard powertrain on the 2017 Explorer is a 3.5-liter V6 engine that generates a very hefty 290 horses and 255 lb.-ft. of torque. This powertrain is rounded out by a six-speed automatic transmission that gives the SUV a very smooth driving feel, and drivers have the option between two available drivetrains (front and all-wheel), depending on their needs.

Shoppers who choose the Sport model of the 2017 Ford Explorer near Atlanta will find that a turbocharged version of the V6 powers the SUV, which, according to Edmunds.com, provides "lots of speed and impressive handling and braking."

Family-Oriented Safety & Protection

Along with this notable list of standard and available amenities on the SUV, many 2017 Explorer reviews have also been very impressed with the sport utility's abundance of standard safety systems, such as a post-crash alert system, a rearview camera and a safety canopy airbag system.

Even more advanced optional features are also available, including blind-spot monitoring, lane departure alert and a front sensing system.

Stop in today to find out more about the 2017 Ford Explorer and to take it for a test spin around our dealership located off of Nelson Brogdon Blvd.

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If you live in the Atlanta area and have been interested in a new car like the 2017 Ford Flex, Honda Pilot, Toyota Highlander and the GMC Acadia, we suggest you take a lengthy look at the 2017 Ford Explorer. You're likely to find it meets your needs, with its winning design, premium features and welcoming persona. Now that you're nearly done with our 2017 Ford Explorer review page, make sure to check out finance incentives offered at Mall of Georgia Ford!

Schedule a Test Drive with Mall of Georgia Ford

Want to see budget-friendly manufacturer incentives on the new Ford Explorer? Then make a note to visit us - your hometown Ford franchise. We hope our 2017 Ford Explorer review is handy when you're all set to make your ultimate buying decision. You will surely be in awe when you visit Mall of Georgia Ford to test drive the Ford Explorer; we invite you to come examine the model upfront. Are you anxious to see it prior to your visit? Check out the enclosed video to view its exterior and interior.


Purchase prices plus tax, tag, title, and Georgia lemon law fee. Prices include the listed rebates and incentives. Please verify all information. We are not responsible for typographical, technical, or misprint errors. Inventory is subject to prior sale. Contact us via phone or email for more details. *MPG Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition, and other factors.

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