2012 Ford Explorer Review and Price
Ford Motor Company is one of the biggest players in auto manufacturing world and has a unique style to be the market leader. Noticing the ever increasing demand for the exclusively luxurious SUVs, Ford is soon coming up with a new redesign from its engineers – The 2012 Ford Explorer. This is a redesign of Ford Explorer American concept vehicle. 2012 Ford Explorer is labelled as a powerful SUV (Sports utility vehicle) which can also be the best big family car. It is distinctly attributed with spacious interiors and bigger cargo space to offer luxurious comfort and good value for money. What’s new for the 2012 Ford Explorer?
2012 Ford Explorer gets a new peppier heart. The model will have three bar grille front with chrome strips which has the colour of its body with bulging fenders. It has classic 4 doors and has a capacity to accommodate 7 passengers. It has a three row sitting arrangement and the extremely spacious cargo floor. The seats can be completely folded to further increase its cargo floor. For extra demand the cargo space can be increased upto 80.7 cubic feet. It is equipped with tinted glass power windows and a wider moonroof also called as sunroof, cruise control as well as air conditioning system. It is equipped with executive class Terrain management system which allows us to set the specific terrain thereby improving its performance. It is equipped with standard 17 inch steel wheel with the option of 18 inch alloy wheel.
Most appealing is its mechanism. 2012 Ford Explorer comes with two kinds of mechanisms. One is 2.0 liter turbo and 4 cylinder Eco boost engine which is capable of generating 275 horsepower and a torque of 280 lb.ft. The second is 3.5 liter 6 cylinder (V6) Eco boost twin turbo engine generating 340 horsepower and a torque of 340 lb.ft. It offers both front wheel and 4 wheel drive mechanism which can be considered to give better fuel efficiency. The front wheel drive mechanism is additionally capable of maintaining traction on slippery roads. For additional safety on road the Explorer is equipped with antiskid mechanism and electronic stability control to give firm grip. Part of the standard safety features is antilock four wheel disc brakes, front and side air bags to prevent from inside collisions and the improved anti theft system. The dashboard will be equipped with more improved new gauges including touch screen navigation system.
The consumer is more concerned with the fuel economy. The uni-body design with front wheel drive mechanism improves the fuel efficiency of the vehicle. 2012 Ford Explorer is expected to perform good by giving the mileage of 25 miles per gallon on highways.
As we are aware of all the major features and specifications of the beast, we would also like to know about its price factor. The base price of the luxurious 2012 Ford Explorer is expected to roll around $28,000. All new 2012 Ford explorer is expected to make its appearance in the showrooms by early 2011. This beast comes with an assurance to make us feel special and immensely powerful.