In Depth: Exploring the 2017 Ford Explorer

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The Ford Explorer is a formidable three-row crossover—on paper. Unfortunately, subpar build quality, awkward interior packaging, and a thirsty standard V-6 engine fail to live up to the expectations set by its reputation, popularity, or specification sheet. The arrival of Sync 3 blesses most 2017 Explorers with one of the segment’s better infotainment systems, and cargo space behind the third-row seat is voluminous. Ultimately, though, the Explorer sits firmly in the middle of the increasingly crowded three-row crossover pack. READ MORE ››


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