2017 Ford Explorer Technology Features

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The state-of-the-art 2017 Ford Explorer technology features keep drivers equally informed and entertained, as well as provide plenty of convenience. SiriusXM® navigational tools, comprehensive SYNC® 3 infotainment and apps, and outstanding stereo system options give you and your passengers everything necessary for a relaxing ride. Your devices will always stay charged thanks to plenty of power points, and the hands-free liftgate lets you easily go shopping or pack up gear. Spend more time enjoying this great vehicle thanks to its convenient, high-tech features. Take a closer look at the 2017 Ford Explorer technology features at Glenwood Springs Ford!


Infotainment is a vital facet to any modern vehicle. Be prepared for any excursion to Rifle and beyond thanks to the innovative SYNC® 3 system. It includes an amazing array of voice-activated apps that help you maintain focus on the road. They even offer a variety of sound and stereo features that will keep the entire cabin entertained. Highlights of SYNC® 3 include:

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  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • AppLink™ smartphone syncing
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integrations
  • Siri® Eyes Free
  • 911 Assist® access at no additional charges

Gesture-Activated Liftgate

While you’re 2017 Ford Explorer can’t help carry your bags directly from your house to your vehicle, it sure does do its best to be of assistance. Utilize the gesture-activated liftgate by simply making a sweeping motion with your foot underneath, or open it with your Intelligent Access key from up to three feet away and voila! You can start loading your vehicle without using your hands at all. This is an invaluable feature for longer trips that require a lot of packing.

Ample Power Points

Four 12V power points are easily accessible throughout the cabin. You’ll find one in the cargo space, one behind the second row, and two behind the first row. Also behind the second row are two smart-charging USB Ports, so no one will have to suffer from little to no battery life on their devices.

SiriusXM® Traffic and TravelLink®

The 2017 Explorer goes above and beyond to keep you connected. Comprehensive directions and three-dimensional mapping are amongst the benefits of the complimentary five-year SiriusXM® Traffic and TravelLink® subscription that comes with your new 2017 Ford Explorer.

Deluxe Sony® Stereo Systems

If you like to take long drives around Eagle blasting your stereo, then this is the perfect car for you. Two premium Sony® stereo upgrades are available for the Ford Explorer:

  • A twelve-speaker with HD Radio™
  • A twelve-speaker 500Wwith Clear Phase® and Live Acoustics™

Test Drive the 2017 Ford Explorer at Glenwood Springs Ford!


Stop by Glenwood Springs Ford at 55 Storm King Rd., call us at (970) 945-2317, or message us online to schedule a test drive! It’s time to experience the 2017 Ford Explorer technology features for yourself and see for yourself how wonderfully everything performs – and why it’s perfect for you!