2018 Ford Explorer Platinum

Wednesday, October 19th 2016 | Ford

2018 Ford Explorer Platinum is the new mid-size car that is predicted will be launched in 2017. The company has made some improvements in order to satisfy the needs and interest of people in the mid-size SUV car model especially in this car. The improvements will cover the interior designs, exterior designs, and also engine performances.

2018 Ford Explorer Platinum Front Angle

Exterior and Interior

The exterior designs of this car will be made from the Ford D4 platform. This platform will support the car to have lighter weight than the previous model. This platform will benefit the car in having better handling and control when it is used in speed driving. Moreover, the look of the car will also be more attractive and aerodynamics. In the front part of the car, there will be new designs for some parts such as in the grille, air intakes, wheels, door handles, mirror, and headlights. The grille will have three-bar silver colour, the wheels will have 20 inches aluminum designs, and the door handles will be designed to be shinier. And the headlights will be powered with the LED lamps. In the rear part, there will be new designs for the rear lights along with the tailgate. The lights on the rear parts will also be powered with the LED lamps. In the interior designs of the car, the cabin will be more comfort with the new designs of the seats. Moreover, the cabin will also be more spacious that will let the seats area to have spacious room for the leg and head. In addition, there will be new technology integrated with the features used in this car. They are in the entertainment and also safety features. The safety features offered in this car will be equipped with the new seatbelts, lane keep assist, stability control, blind-sport monitoring, airbags, rear view camera, parking sensors, and also cruise control. Those improvements will surely make both driver and passengers feel comfort in driving 2018 Ford Explorer Platinum.


The under hood that is powered to 2018 Ford Explorer Platinum is predicted will be the 3.5-liter engine capacity along with the V6 engine unit. This engine will be able to deliver power up to 370 horsepower and also 350 lb-ft of torque. The company will also offer the other engine which is the 2.3-liter engine capacity with the I4 engine unit. This engine will be able to generate power up to 282 horsepower and also 310 lb-ft of torque. Those engines, then, will be completed with the six-speed automatic transmission system. The engine that is equipped to this car is believed to have more efficient in mileage and also eco-friendly.

2018 Ford Explorer Release Date and Price

This car is predicted will be released in showrooms in the end of 2017 and will be available for the market in the early of 2018. The price that is tagged to this car is predicted will start from $33.000 up to $55.000. The competitors that are compared to this car are Infiniti QX70, Volvo XC90, Audi Q5, Cadillac SRX and also Toyota Highlander. The company believes that this car will be able to compete or even be able to hit the market of its class because of the improvements that have been made to 2018 Ford Explorer Platinum.

Ford Explorer Platinum Gallery