The first brand that started Detroit Auto Show it was Ford and he did it with an old acquaintance with our market, SUV Explorer.
With the hybrid version and the sporty version (ST), the oval brand introduced the variants of this variant for the first time 4×4 sold in Argentina in the 1990s.
The Explorer hybrid version offers a range of over 800 kilometers.
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And, although there is no official confirmation of its entry into our market, Clarin he could know it it is being explored to offer Explorer again our market with this new generation.
Explorer ST was developed by an oval brand sports department.
Developed by the Ford Performance Team Explorer ST uses a 3.0 liter specially optimized EcoBoost engine 400 horsepower.
It can reach a maximum speed of 230 km / h.
Explorer ST will be sold in the US. with 21-inch wheels.
The engine is combined with a 10-speed automatic transmission and four-wheel drive with work options depending on terrain and driving style.
In turn, the new Explorer Hybrid has a hybrid power consisting of a 3.3 liter petrol engine and other electric.
Hybrid Explorer Hybrid system batteries were located beneath the rear seat to maintain good interior space.
Combined, the system offers a total power of 318 horsepower. According to the brand, it offers more than 800 kilometers of autonomy.
Unlike other previous Ford hybrids, Explorer lithium batteries are located under the second row of seats that allow save space freight and passenger transport.
Among the outstanding items of equipment, this version will be available in the US Active noise cancellation– a system that restricts the entry of noise into the passenger compartment.
Both versions of Ford Explorer will start selling in the US. closer to mid-year.
We will have to wait for a decision by Ford Argentina to sell this model again in our country.