Ford recently announced that they plan to add 5 all-new SUVs to the vehicle lineup by 2020 due to the growth of popularity of these vehicles. Fear not Ford Explorer fans: the 2018 edition provides many updates that you’ll enjoy.
Whether you’re looking to keep your family safe or keep connected to your world while you’re driving throughout Central New Jersey and beyond, the 2018 Ford Explorer will do that thanks in part to the newly available features that are offered.
Transform Your SUV Into a WiFi Hotspot
We know that you can easily eat up your monthly data plan if you use your smartphone when you’re on the road 5 days a week for your commute and on weekends for other fun activities.
This especially rings true if you have a family plan and kids who live on their phones or tablets to keep them entertained on long rides. That’s why you’ll enjoy the WiFi hotspot capability offered in the 2018 Ford Explorer.
To get WiFi in your SUV, you have to get the 4G embedded modem option that’s newly available. This allows for up to 10 devices that are up to 50 feet away from the vehicle to be connected at once.
You can connect your smartphone, your tablet and even your laptop for pleasure or business! This also makes the Explorer perfect if you’re looking for a new mobile office if you work on the go in sales or delivery service.
2018 Ford Explorer Safe and Smart Package
The 2018 Ford Explorer offers a new bundle of driver-assist technologies at a great value: the Safe and Smart Package.
One included feature is rain-sensing wipers that automatically turn on to help you see out of your windshield. The windshield also has cameras mounted to it to help the auto high beams switch between low and high settings when oncoming traffic is detected.
Also helping to prevent crashes are the following safety technologies:
- Adaptive cruise control & collision warning with brake support to automatically slow the vehicle down when you’re approaching a vehicle in front of you
- Blind Spot Information System to warn you when another car is in your blind spot
- Cross-traffic alert to help you back out of your driveway or parking spaces
- Lane-keeping system to alert you that you’re drifting from your lane on the highway
Other updates that are offered on the new Explorer include refreshed front & rear styling details, 5 new wheel options and 4 new exterior colors: Burgundy Velvet Tinted Clearcoat, Cinnamon Glaze, Platinum Dune Tricoat & Blue Metallic.
You can learn more about the 2018 Ford Explorer and when it will arrive at our Union County NJ dealership location by contacting the team at Salerno Duane Ford today!