First Shift: In NY, sportier Lexus, fresher ExplorerTue, 11, Apr 2017
First Shift: VW Group of America's greater independenceWed, 16, Nov 2016
Next-gen Explorer looks biggerMon, 14, Nov 2016
First Shift: Rust-belt woes fuel Trump victoryWed, 09, Nov 2016
Ford's next-gen Explorer expected to grow, spy photos showTue, 08, Nov 2016
How a panicky Ford came up with ExplorerMon, 11, Jul 2016
Jeep, now celebrating its 75th anniversary, has spawned many a competitor, though few have been as successful as the Ford Explorer. And it was future Chrysler guy Bob Lutz who put Ford hot on the trail of the then-new XJ Cherokee in the 1980s.
NHTSA launches probe into 2011-15 Ford Explorer for possible exhaust leakTue, 05, Jul 2016
Ford issues five recalls for 285,000 N.A. vehiclesWed, 27, Apr 2016
Ford today issued five recalls covering a total of about 285,000 vehicles in North America for problems that include transmissions downshifting into first gear at high speeds, poor welding and tires damaged by a factory conveyor belt. The recalls are connected to four crashes and one injury, Ford said.
NHTSA upgrades probe of Ford police interceptor for brake failureFri, 02, Oct 2015
Ford opts to market utility vehicles togetherMon, 21, Sep 2015
Ford plans to market four vehicles - the Escape, Edge, Explorer and Expedition - under the theme “Be Unstoppable.” It's the first time Ford has tried a multivehicle strategy for its utilities since its “No Boundaries” campaign in the early 2000s.
Ford Explorer Platinum aims at high-end competitorsMon, 25, May 2015
Ford is taking its iconic SUV into luxury territory, adding a high-end Platinum trim as it tries to attract a more affluent customer and increase the vehicle's profitability. For more than $53,000, buyers get an interior appointed with quilted leather door panels, real wood trim and brushed-aluminum accents.
Ford makes over another icon by going aluminumMon, 25, May 2015
The F-150 isn't the only Ford Motor Co. icon that's been changed to aluminum this year. Get behind the wheel of the 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum, which goes on sale in a few months, and you'll notice that something familiar is missing: the Ford Blue Oval.