New Ford Explorer For Sale Near Athens GA



Tackle the beautiful roads of Georgia behind the wheel of the reliable 2017 Ford Explorer. This SUV will always get you to your destination thanks to its impressive handling and capability. With an incredibly comfortable interior and a host of great safety features, this SUV is the perfect choice for you and your family. From Saturday drives to your daily commute, you will find that the Explorer performs well in every situation. If you are interested in test-driving the 2017 Ford Explorer, visit our Ford dealership in Athens, GA.


Approach any kind of terrain in the 2017 Ford Explorer. In this SUV you get your choice of three unique engine options and the available Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System. Easily navigate through mud, rain and more with this system, which gives you maximum traction and control over even the most difficult surfaces. If you would like to attach a trailer to your new SUV, you can! This Explorer has a maximum towing capacity of 5,000 pounds when properly equipped. From navigating difficult weather to accelerating onto the nearest highway, the Ford Explorer will get the job done. The engine options on this SUV are:

  • 2.3-liter Turbocharged, Direct Injection EcoBoost® engine: 280 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque
  • 3.5-liter Ti-VCT V6 engine: 290 hp and 255 lb-ft of torque
  • 3.5-liter Twin Turbocharged Direct Injection EcoBoost® V6 engine: 365 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque


When it comes to the well-being of your family, you can't have any reservations. That is why the 2017 Ford Explorer has plenty of available safety features to give you peace of mind throughout every journey. When you choose this SUV you get available options like the Blind Spot Information System (BLIS®) with Cross-Traffic Alert. This system will monitor your hard-to-see zones and alert you if it is unsafe to change lanes or turn. This added level of security will help keep your journeys safer and potentially prevent many accidents. Other standard and available safety features include:

  • 180-degree camera
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Lane-Keeping System
  • AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control

Interior & Technology

Comfortably seat up to seven people in your new 2017 Ford Explorer. Thanks to its roomy design, more people than ever before can enjoy the comforts of this great SUV. When you have a car-load of people, you don't want to waste time trying to figure out where to go, which is why the available navigation with SiriusXM® Traffic and Travel Link® is a must-have. Instantly get directions to your destination and receive updated traffic conditions in real time. Other standard and available interior and technology features include:

  • SYNC® 3 infotainment system
  • Hands-free, foot activated liftgate
  • Class-exclusive PowerFold® 50/50 split-folding third-row seat
  • 12-speaker Premium Audio System from Sony®
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio

Buy or lease the 2017 Ford Explorer today at Athens Ford!


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