2017 Ford Explorer in Missouri and Illinois

2017 Ford Explorer in Missouri and Illinois

Built for practicality and optioned for luxury, the 2017 Ford Explorer offers car shoppers three-rows to haul massive amounts of gear or passengers and the choice to outfit the car as they like. Five trim levels available (Base, XLT, Limited, Sport, and Platinum) mean minimalists seeking function only and those that want it all will each find something to their liking here. Find your 2017 Ford Explorer in Missouri and Illinois at the Chris Auffenberg family of dealerships.

The 2017 Ford Explorer has second-row bench seats as standard that offer a total passenger capacity of seven. Car shoppers looking for comfort can also add optional reclining second-row captain's chairs that bring the total passenger capacity to six. When drivers are not hauling cargo, the reclining second and third-row seats provide the option of opening the 2017 Explorer cargo capacity to 81.7 cubic feet leaving plenty of room for weekend projects and hardware store visits.

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2017 Ford Explorer front interior
2017 Ford Explorer dashboard overview
2017 Ford Explorer interior front seats
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2017 Ford Explorer side profile

2017 Ford Explorer Offers Seating and Engine Options

While many features of the 2017 Ford Explorer stand out, our favorite is its ability to morph based on individual family need. This ability is brought to life by the five available trim levels, multiple seating options, and three distinct engines that allow families to mix and match amenities at will to customize their perfect fit. Find some of the seating and engine options on the 2017 Ford Explorer listed below.


  • Standard Second Row Bench Seats
  • Available Second Row Captain's Chairs
  • Available Power-Folding Second Row and Third Row Seats



  • Base 3.5-liter V6 (290 hp)
  • Available 2.3-liter turbocharged (280 hp)
  • Available turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 (365 hp)

The 2017 Ford Explorer is available now at the Chris Auffenberg family of dealerships. Find our available inventory online. If you see a Fusion model you like, find the corresponding Chris Auffenberg dealership listed on the page and visit them to see the model in person.

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