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2018 Ford Explorer Standard and Available Features

Published on Mar 3, 2023 by Product Expert

There are many, many reasons why the Ford Explorer has been the best-selling SUV in America for the last 25 years. One of those reasons is the fact that every new Ford Explorer comes with more standard and available features than the previous model year. That’s especially true this year, as the 2018 Ford Explorer includes a comprehensive suite of standard and available features, many of which we’re going to list here. So, if you’re looking for yet another reason to purchase a new Ford Explorer from us here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, be sure to check out this list of its standard and available features.

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List of Standard Features for the 2018 Ford Explorer Lineup

As we mentioned, you’re getting a ton of standard features when you pick out a new Ford Explorer at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. We couldn’t possibly list them all here, but we will list some of the very best new standard features for the 2018 Ford Explorer. That list includes four 12-volt powerpoints, an audio system complete with a radio, CD player, MP3 capabilities and six speakers, automatic headlights, auxiliary rear climate controls, configurable daytime running lamps, hill-start assist, LED headlights with halogen reflector high beams, the MyKey safety system, a remote keyless entry system, roof-rack side rails, the SYNC infotainment system, trailer sway control, AdvanceTrac roll stability control and curve control, a full complement of air bags, anti-lock brakes, battery saver technology with headlights-off delay functionality, the Personal Safety System, a rearview camera, the SecuriLock Anti-Theft System, the SOS Post-Crash Alert System and a tire pressure monitoring system.

List of Optional Features for the New Ford Explorer Lineup

The list of available features for the 2018 Ford Explorer lineup includes adaptive cruise control with collision warning and brake support capabilities, ambient lighting, the choice between three premium audio systems, a dual headrest DVD system, dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control, enhanced active park assist, a front 180-degree camera with a washer, a hands-free liftgate, a heated steering wheel, Intelligent Access with push-button start, a lane keeping system, rain-sensing windshield wipers, a reverse sensing system, the SYNC 3 infotainment system, a twin-panel moonroof and a voice-activated navigation system.

For more on the 2018 Ford Explorer lineup and all of our other new Ford cars, trucks and SUVs, please contact our friendly Brandon Ford staff in Tampa, FL.