The 2018 Ford Explorer Helps Push Ford's SUV Sales Forward

The Ford Explorer has long been a mainstay of Ford's lineup and a favorite of drivers in the American market. Many, in fact, would point to the Explorer as being the vehicle most responsible for helping SUVs become popular in the first place. Even today, decades after its introduction, the Explorer remains one the driving forces behind Ford's rising SUV sales.

In March 2018, for instance, Ford reported that SUV sales had grown an impressive 7.3 percent when compared to the same period in 2017. While this boost included a variety of high-performing Ford SUVs, the Explorer did a lot to help. It sold 21,020 vehicles, a 3.9 percent improvement over 2017.

Explaining why so people keep buying the Explorer in large numbers isn't hard. Well-reviewed by auto critics, the 2018 model offers high performance, family-friendly comfort, and great features aimed at offering a premium ride.

With a standard 3.5-liter V6, you'll be able to count on a baseline of 290 horsepower and 255 pounds-feet of torque. Standard models also come equipped with valuable technology like Ford's Sync infotainment system the Ford MyKey young driver system, and a rearview camera with a washing device to keep it clean. Drivers wanting more than that can access a bevy of optional upgrades including technology like blind-spot detection, dual-zone climate control, and more.

Whatever your goal for the road may be, get in touch with the sales team at Helena Ford in Helena, MT. We can show you great new Ford options like the 2018 Explorer. Our dedicated sales team would love the chance to help you find your next car.

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