Articles about Ford Explorer

Now’s your chance to score deals on the carmaker’s top-selling vehicles
There are discounts for the Explorer, too
Ford Philippines is making it pretty tempting to buy one of its cars this month. The American car manufacturer is offering the EcoSport, the Everest, and the Explorer with special deals from now until February 28, 2019.The 0% interest promo on
The massive SUV was “designed to be an ST from the beginning”
This is the Ford Explorer ST. It produces 400hp and tops out at 230kph. Belief, consider yourself very much suspended.It was, says Ford Performance boss Ed Krenz, "designed to be an ST from the beginning." Which means from the very beginning,
With more capability, power, and space than the outgoing model
Big news from Detroit: Ford has just revealed the all-new, sixth-generation Explorer, and it promises that the SUV has been"redesigned from the ground up.""Explorer drivers told us what they want-more capability, more power, more space," says Hau
It's waterproof, too
Those classic American 'police-camera-action' car chase shows are about to get a lot more...economical. Because Ford's just revealed its new Police Interceptor Utility, and the headline isn't the weight of its battering ram or the quantity of
A word from the manufacturers
Yesterday, we reported on the performances of the Ford Explorer and Jeep Grand Cherokee in the recent Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) passenger-side small overlap test. Both vehicles received poor ratings from the organization for that particular crash test.We
In a test designed to test the passenger side
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) in the US recently put eight SUVs through a passenger-side small overlap test. This is when the front corner of the car hits another object, which in the real world would be something like
For those with a budget
The Ford Explorer started life as a rugged pickup-based SUV with a traditional body-on-frame construction. While it was rugged, this architecture also added some unwanted weight. After almost two decades and four generations of refining the old formula, Ford
365hp worth of luxury SUV
If you're viewing this on a mobile device and can't see the video, please click here. The Ford Explorer can be a confusing proposition when you think about it. It's a seven-seater SUV, yet it has a fairly
A word from our consumer editor
Dear Top Gear/ Mr. Botchi SantosGreetings! Which SUV would you recommend: The Mitsubishi Pajero or the 2.3-liter Ford Explorer? Both are within the same price range and I like both of their looks. I just need the expert/objective point
A big and luxurious American powerhouse
The Ford Explorer is kind of an oddity in our market. It's a big seven-seater SUV, but it doesn't exactly compete with the likes of Asian stalwarts like the Toyota Fortuner or the Mitsubishi Montero Sport. Instead, the Explorer
Which is the better family hauler?
The Explorer Sport doesn't drive so much as swagger. Even before you see it, you can almost sense the big Ford roll up beside you at a stoplight. Such is its presence. And while it looked sleek enough when it launched,
It has a quieter ride and more tech
Last November, we were present at the launch of the refreshed Ford Explorer Sport. We loved it: the look, the features, and most especially that sweet EcoBoost V6 engine. The only downside was that anyone who wanted the lower-end variant would
Designed specifically for the handicapped
Moving around with a disability is hard. We often see disabled individuals struggle to enter vehicles or reach places just a step or two above ground level. Well, all that might be about to change thanks to the BraunAbility MXV--the world'
With a lot of new toys
Almost a year ago, we wrote about the Ford Explorer getting a facelift in its home market (the United States, of course). Now that that attractive refresh has finally arrived in our market, and judging by what we saw at the launch
With this new camera technology
The backing-up camera used to be a novelty when it first came out a few years ago. Back then, it was only available on high-end cars and made parking a lot easier, not to mention make the driver look oh-
We drive the American duo to Batangas
Long drives out of town are very taxing. You have to sit inside the car for hours, keep your head cool when stuck in Manila's traffic, and as soon as you hit the provincial roads, you have to deal with pedestrians,
Moving away from its fuel-thirsty image
Ford used to have a reputation for making cars with huge, gas-guzzling engines. The Mustang, the Expedition and the F-150 are the culprits models most associated with wasteful consumption of our planet's precious fossil fuels. Yet oil crises in
Check out the new interface
Ford Motor Company recently introduced its latest multimedia and communications software, a system called SYNC 3. It's a much-improved entertainment hub, with better performance, a more conversational voice-recognition program, and a more intuitive touchscreen described as "smartphone-like."What
See if you like it
We know we have just announced here a new Explorer Sport EcoBoost V6 from Ford Philippines, but now the American carmaker has unveiled a redesigned version of the fifth-generation Explorer. Presented at the Los Angeles Auto Show, the restyled SUV brings
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