The all-new 2011 Ford Explorer is the most capable Explorer ever. It starts with the structure - the strongest, lightest one yet, thanks to high tech materials and advanced forming technology. To help you handle everything from rugged off-roading to snow-covered roadways, there's the available Intelligent 4WD System and available class-exclusive Terrain Management System. For your peace of mind, Curve control, an enhancement to AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control, delivers enhanced control in turns. Open the door. Explorer offers up to seven-passenger seating capacity and seats that fold down for cargo space on demand - up to 80.7 cubic feet of space. You expect capability in an SUV. Explorer sets a new standard.
SUVs have always offered plenty of muscle, but many times it came at the expense of fuel efficiency. Explorer is changing that, thanks to a more than 30% improvement in fuel efficiency with the EcoBoost engine. EcoBoost will deliver impressive fuel economy for Explorer. The V6 engine delivers a Best in Class 290 horsepower and 255 lb.-ft of torque. With all that power and torque, Explorer can tow up to 5,000 lbs. when properly equipped. An SUV that deliver no-compromise power. That's the all-new 2011 Explorer.
Ford engineers have designed features for the 2011 Explorer that are incredibly innovative and smart. For example, there's the industry-first, Ford-exclusive inflatable rear safety belts that spread crash forces over more areas of the body compared to conventional safety belts. The available Ford-exclusive Collision Warning System with Brake Support scans traffic ahead of your vehicle to detect slower moving vehicles based on a preset distance. AdvanceTrac with roll stability control has been enhanced with the addition of Curve Control, helping provide even more control. There are even available rain-sensing wipers that automatically activate when precipitation is detected on the windshield. In the 2011 Explorer, smart features help provide you with peace of mind.
Explorer has a lot of high-tech intelligence to make your life on the road a whole lot easier. Take, for example, our easy-to-use in-car connectivity system, SYNC. With simple voice commands, you can make phone calls, choose music and more without taking your eyes off the road. Another great system is the available voice-activated Navigation System with integrated SIRIUS Travel Link that provides real-time weather, traffic, fuel prices - even movie times. Yes, there's much more to Ford Explorer than outstanding performance and flexibility.