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May-30-2014

2014 Ford Explorer: Miles to Pursue, Places to Visit

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You never really know how far life takes you, how things will ultimately go and how well you can address certain issues with the vehicle that you are driving, which is why making sure is always the better plan. What this involves however, is the question that you are always confronted with since necessity is not always fixed. On the other hand, you can always go with the 2014 Ford Explorer, for a well-rounded vehicle. Of course, you have to understand that the specs of this model will need to be looked over if you are going to use it as you should. With that said, just take a look at what this versatile vehicle can really do when you give it the chance.

Exteriors are the parts of the vehicle that will affect the outside world first, so it had better be good where good counts, and the 2014 Ford Explorer exterior is good. Not only does it present many of the customary tough aspects that most are looking for, it also presents a great opportunity for appreciating massive style. On top of that, the frame gives you a good enough balance for all purposes.

You need a good deal of space if you need a vehicle like the 2014 Ford Explorer and a good deal of space is what you will get. On that end, that space is also due to the expedient design as well as the marvelous use of available room. The amenities are never as suitably appropriate as they are for driving.

V6 and I4 engine options are what you get with the 2014 Ford Explorer, but regardless of which route you go for, you are guaranteed efficiency and power. The reasons for this include the expedient consumption of fuel along with the effective production of useful energy.


Mar-02-2014

2014 Ford Explorer: Smooth on the Outside and When in Motion

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Ford offers you once again one of its midsized SUVs models, the 2014 Ford Explorer. No longer the bulky, looming crossover that some were accustomed to before, the Explorer is much more streamlined and smooth for travel. The 2014 Ford Explorer accommodates up to seven people, with plenty of room for both driver and passenger. Critics say the Explorer’s visibility is a bit lacking, the seats seem rather small. Still, all agree you’ll be safe and snug inside the Explorer, with quality materials used for its cabin plus the lay-out and design looking very nice. All Explorer models come with basic interior features that include air-conditioning, cruise control, power accessories, powered driver seat, and a tilt-telescoping steering wheel. Standard electronics inside include a trip computer, Ford Sync w/ voice recognition, and a 6-speaker audio system w/ CD player and auxiliary audio jack.

Higher-end models come with additional features like keyless entry, remote start, dual-zone climate control, heated seats, leather upholstery, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and adaptive cruise control. Additional electronic features include Bluetooth connectivity, three screen displays with MyFord Touch, a navigation system, and a 12-speaker Sony audio system w/ HD satellite radio.

The 2014 Ford Explorer offers you three powertrain variations. The base 3.5L V-6 engine produces 290 horsepower and 255 lbs. of torque while giving you a choice of either front drivetrain or all-wheel drivetrain. The Explorer also offers the EcoBoost powertrain which comes in two forms. The 2.0L produces 240 horsepower and 270 lbs. of torque, and is available only in front drivetrain. Finally, there is the turbocharged 3.5L V-6 engine. It produces 365 horsepower, 360 lbs. of torque and is available only in all-wheel drivetrain.

On the road, the 2014 Ford Explorer offers a ride experience that is described as “carlike”. Steering and maneuvering are great and very responsive, and braking ability has also improved. The Explorer also handles road bumps pretty good, thanks to its suspension and stability system.


Jan-03-2014

2014 Ford Explorer: Experience the Inspiring Driving Power

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If you are in control of the most respectable SUV ever assembled what are your expectations? First, it should provide comfortable ride with dependable fuel efficiency, second it should be affordable even with the abundance of high-tech features integrated in it. All of these and more are provided by the 2014 Ford Explorer, the most desirable Explorer ever built. Ford Explorer’s introduction in 1991 started the popularity of SUV. Since then, different upgrades and enhancement were made, making the 2014 family Explorer SUV keep up with the changing times and technology providing remarkable interior refinement, making it more attractive for everyday use compared to previous versions or other car brand models in its class.

Available in different trims, the 2014 Ford Explorer is built with the standard V6 engine that makes 290-horsepower which test drivers said provides sufficient power. The Explorer comes with an optional 2.0-liter 4-cyinder engine that offers much power and fuel economy. The Explorer Sport trim provides higher performance with its turbocharged V6 engine with 3.5-liter fuel capacity that generates 365 horsepower.

In addition, the Explorer Sport is offered with special exterior and interior trim details plus a firmer suspension tuning. Test drivers appreciate the brake system of the Explorer saying that it has accurate pedal feel and better stopping power. The Ford Explorer when equipped with the Terrain Management System which is an optional feature that allow drivers to adjust transmission, brakes and engine parameters to optimize the Explorer’s performance to various types of road surfaces.

The standard equipment included in the 2014 Ford Explorer are automatic headlamps, blind-spot mirrors, cruise control, rear privacy glass, telescoping-and-tilt steering wheel, 6-speaker stereo sound with auxiliary jack, MyFord Touch Infotainment, and the Sync system with smartphone integration thru Bluetooth that allows voice command on music selection or phone browsing capability. For safety, the 2014 Explorer has standard airbag systems, stability control system, and traction control.