A favorite of American families, the best-selling 2018 Ford Explorer is a 7-passenger SUV that offers a large interior, powerful engines and all-wheel drive. Many advanced tech-based safety systems are available, and this year’s updates include available onboard Wi-Fi. Comfortable and attractive, the midsize Explorer competes with the Chevy Traverse, Mazda CX-9, Hyundai Santa Fe, Toyota Highlander and Honda Pilot.
New Features and Revisions
For 2018 Ford has updated the new Explorer with five new wheel options, including four 20-inch designs. There’s also an available onboard Wi-Fi hotspot, and Ford has created the Safe and Smart Package that includes all of the available tech-based safety systems like Adaptive Cruise Control and Cross Traffic Alert.