The 2014 Ford Explorer Available in Renton is even more appealing than its predecessors. New features include automatic headlights and second-row heated seats on the Limited trim. The Ford Explorer is one of the iconic SUVs that helped to influence Americans to embrace and love SUVs. Since its inception in 1991, it has been a best-seller because of its durability, fuel economy, reliability, unique design, power, off-road abilities and other numerous attributes; these have made it stand out as superior among other crossover SUVs. Its front fascia is quite appealing with its signature large grille and curved headlamps. The cabin of the Ford Explorer is upscale and spacious; amazingly, it comes with three-row seating, and is able to accommodate up to seven passengers, which is something you will not see often in a crossover. Its carlike unibody construction provides a comfortable ride no matter what terrain upon which the Explorer drives.
The 2014 Ford Explorer Available in Renton comes with the following engine choices: the first is a 3.5-liter V6 engine that makes 290 horsepower and 255 lb-ft of torque, which pairs with a six-speed automatic transmission. This engine will be found in all trims except the Sport. Front-wheel drive is standard, while four-wheel drive is optional. AWD models comes with Ford’s Terrain Management System, which utilizes a selectable four-mode system that competently optimizes traction electronically. The 4WD Explorer Limited can sprint from zero to 60 mph in 8.3 seconds. A front-drive V6 Explorer achieves a fuel economy rating of 17 mpg in the city/24 mpg on the highway. The second engine option for the 2014 Ford Explorer Available in Renton, which is optional for all FWD models, is a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 240 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque. It links with a six-speed automatic transmission. Its fuel economy rates at 20 mpg city/28 mpg highway. The third engine option, which comes with the Sport, is a turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 engine that rates at 365 horsepower and 360 lb-ft of torque. It links with a six-speed automatic. All Sport trim models come with all-wheel drive. It has a fuel economy rating of 16 mpg city and 22 mpg highway.
Some of the safety features that comes the 2014 Ford Explorer Available in Renton include trailer sway control, stability and traction control, side curtain airbags, front seat side airbags, a front passenger knee airbag and Ford’s Curve Control, which is designed to monitor speed when the Explorer is cornering and reduce it if necessary.