2019 Ford Explorer Safety | Deacon Jones Ford

Ford Explorer Safety


The latest model of the Ford Explorer is designed to represent an upscale posh car. The cabin is spacious and durable. There is a touchscreen infotainment system, onboard Wi-Fi, and driver assistance technologies offered as various add-on features. As far as the safety of the vehicle goes, it receives a solid score, especially concerning side safety and the roof.


The car is also incredibly safe when considering the moderate overlap on the front. The head restraints and the seats also have good safety rating. Its rear-crash protections safety ratings are also very high. It has received 5/5 stars from the NHTSA on its overall safety ratings and frontal crash ratings; also, five stars on its side safety. For roll-over safety, the vehicle was given four stars by the NHTSA.


The car has not been severely updated since 2016, but there are certain changes that have been brought in this year. These changes include the standard equipment and repackaging of the driver assistance tools. The XLT version of the car adds a new Desert Copper appearance package which involves 20-inch wheels and many other black exterior and interior decorations. The limited model gets an upgraded aesthetics known as the Luxury Limited package. This brings 20-inch rims, chrome caps for mirrors, and specific leather and faux-suede interior designs.


There are two engine choices available with this model- a base V6 and an optional turbo 4-cylinder engine. Both of these engines perform well in common everyday situations. The V6 feels well-refined, and the turbo 4-cylinder engine is not at all difficult to push forward after a stop. Most customers will be satisfied with the handling and driving of this crossover. The Sport and Platinum versions of the vehicle come with a twin-turbocharged V6 engine which can be extremely fast. The towing capacity of the model has also improved, and it can now tow 5000 pounds. These new updates combined with the V6 engine makes Ford Explorer a powerful yet safe vehicle. It’s perfect for family use or traveling long distance.


Test drive the Ford Explorer in Goldsboro and check out its safety features today itself.