Ford Explorer is one of the most popular mid-size SUVs available in the car market. Now, there is a hot rumor that the new version will come out soon called 2019 Ford Explorer. Of course, the new version will offer some improvements compared to the current one. So, if you are curious about it, let’s take a look closer to the review of this mid-size SUV.
2019 Ford Explorer redesign can be seen from some aspects. Based on the rumors, it will come with lighter weight but the material used is still unknown. In relation to the exterior, this mid-size SUV will come with dual panel sunroof. Besides that, there will also be exterior cameras on both front and rear. Then, the LED headlights will also be redesigned. You will also find hands free tailgate on the exterior.
This mid-size SUV will be able to carry up to 7 passengers. This capacity is very ideal for family car. Even though it comes in some different trims, but the interior look is same. It will improve the comfort, safety and other features. Inside the cabin, you will find heated steering wheel that makes it more comfortable for the driver. Besides, it will also offer power adjustable steering column & pedals. Then, you will also be able to enjoy navigation, heated second row seating and power folding third row seats.
Now, let’s talk about the most important aspect in 2019 Ford Explorer. It relates to the engine. Many experts believe that this new mid-size SUV will be powered by 2.3 liter engine. With this engine, the powertrain produced will be about 280 horsepower. Besides that, it will also be able to deliver more than 310 pounds feet of torque.
Alternatively, there will be 3.5 liter engine that can generate more than 290 horsepower. For the torque, it will be around 255 pounds feet of torque. There will also be Turbocharging option with V6 engine. This turbocharging engine will make this mid-size SUV able to produce 365 horsepower as well as 350 pounds feet of torque. However, the turbocharging engine will only be available on Platinum and Sport trims. All those engines will be paired with All Wheel Drive.
When it talks about 2019 Ford Explorer price, most rumors say that this new mid-size SUV will cost around 42,999 dollars for the base model. So, the higher trims will be priced more expensively. This price is reasonable enough considering the specs that will be offered.
So, when will 2019 Ford Explorer release date be? Since the company is still silent about it, we cannot confirm the release date. We only hear from many experts that 2019 Ford Explorer will be available in the market in the early or mid of 2019.