2017 Ford Explorer

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Certified Pre-Owned

One of America's best-selling SUVs is back and better than ever. The 2017 Ford Explorer has arrived and is ready for adventure. At McGrath Auto, we have a wide selection of used Explorer models in stock and ready for all of our Cedar Rapids and Marion, IA area customers. Let our friendly experts pair you with the Explorer you want today. Our staff is here for you and will work to make your buying experience quick and simple. Contact us or stop by to take advantage of our current offers, and see why so many customers have made McGrath Auto their trusted Ford dealer.

Proven Performance

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The 2017 Ford Explorer is back to set the standard for its class. Standard in this full-size SUV is a 280 horsepower 2.3-liter turbocharged inline-4 engine channeling its power through a smooth 6-speed automatic with steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters. There is also a 290 horsepower 3.5-liter V6 engine and a massive 365 horsepower 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine for those seeking additional power for the road ahead. The new Explorer comes standard with front-wheel drive or an optional all-wheel drive to handle more terrains with ease. This SUV has a 5,000-pound towing capacity and gets an EPA-estimated 27 miles per gallon on the highway. Check out this performance and more today!

Trim Levels and Innovation

There are five distinct 2017 Explorer models to give drivers the best options for them. Trim levels include the standard Explorer, XLT, Limited, Sport, and the Platinum. Each new model includes features such as Ford's Sync infotainment system, dual-zone automatic climate control giving ultimate comfort, and a navigation system. Also available is a dual-panel moonroof, a 6-speaker audio system, and optional leather seating. Ask our staff about these features during your visit!

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McGrath values your safety, and the new Explorer is packed with innovation to keep your family protected. Available safety features include Ford's MyKey system allowing parents to set predetermined perimeters for teen drivers, an advanced airbag system, blind-spot detection, and a rearview camera. Other safety innovations include inflatable rear seatbelts, LED headlights, and trailer sway control. Let our sales experts demonstrate these safety features and more today!

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