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The 2018 Ford Explorer offers a powerful engine and Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System™ to help give you confidence on the road or off. Inside you'll find plenty of room for passengers, cargo, equipment or anything else you might need as you head out on your various journeys of discovery.
The available 2.3L EcoBoost® engine produces 280 hp68 and provides 310 lb.-ft. of torque.68 It has a twin-scroll low-inertia turbocharger that separates the exhaust pulses from pairs of cylinders, enabling quicker turbine spin-up, enhanced acceleration responsiveness and efficiency.
SYNC® 3 is our easy-to-use, responsive voice-activated technology. Discover the system’s quick reactions to your conversational voice commands. Experience the smartphone-like touchscreen with impressive responsiveness. You’ll also find a sleek user-friendly interface to help you connect to and control your smartphone. Locate your favorite restaurants with simple destination entry via the optional navigation. SYNC® 3 is fast, smart and easy to use.