2016 Ford Explorer Base Model

Updated design inside and out on the 2016 Ford Explorer Base Model turns up the appeal for today's drivers. At the same time, the four-door SUV continues to offer supreme capability, impeccable comfort and ultimate safety features. With seating for seven, you have ample space to make this the ideal family or adventure vehicle.

Brand New Look

You'll look twice at the 2016 Ford Explorer Base Model with a new fascia, redesigned hood and updated grille and headlamps. New fenders and fog lamps create a bold impression up front. Enjoy the convenience of a new liftgate, while the updated taillights and exhaust tips leave a memorable lasting impression. Five new wheel designs and colours allow you to personalize this model to fit your sense of style. Sporty design is enhanced by the body-coloured liftgate spoiler and black lower bumpers. Black power folding mirrors with integrated blind spot mirrors add function to the exterior of the SUV. Roof side rails provide more storage for those long trips or when you want to carry more cargo.

Modern technology is at your fingertips with the SYNC with MyFord system, which includes an AM/FM radio and CD player and available SiriusXM radio. Monitor the area around your vehicle when you reverse with the rearview camera. Power windows and doors offer convenience while a centre and overhead console provides added storage. MyKey keeps you in control even when someone else is driving since you can set the limits for speed and audio volume.

Built to Perform

Two engine options give you power and efficiency on the 2016 Ford Explorer Base Model while the 6-speed SelectShift automatic transmission offers smooth handling. Independent suspension provides stability no matter where the road takes you. Add the Intelligent 4WD for rougher terrain and the Terrain Management System which enables you to handle whatever lies ahead.

2016 Ford Explorer Base Model Engines

3.5L Ti-VCT V6 290 horsepower with 255 lb-ft of torque
2.3L EcoBoost I-4 280 horsepower with 310 lb-ft of torque

2016 Ford Explorer Base Model Fuel Economy

Fuel Economy L/100 km City Highway
3.5L Ti-VCT V6 with FWD Up to: 13.9 Up to: 9.6
3.5L Ti-VCT V6 with 4WD Up to: 14.4 Up to: 10.4
2.3L EcoBoost I-4 with FWD Up to: 12.6 Up to: 8.5
2.3L EcoBoost I-4 with 4WD Up to: 13.1 Up to: 9.1

Your actual fuel consumption will vary based on driving habits and other factors.


The 2016 Ford Explorer Base Model proves to follow the reputation of this model in affordability and safety.

  1. Ranked #11 in Affordable Large SUVs - 2015 U.S. News & World Report
  2. 2015 Best Full-size SUV/Crossover - KBB.com
  3. 5-star safety rating - 2015 NHTSA
  4. 2015 Best Value Award - Kiplinger Personal Finance

Safety Equipment

Feel secure when you go off the beaten path in the 2016 Ford Explorer Base Model with its modern safety features.

  • Personal Safety System which includes driver and front passenger dual-stage front airbags, safety belt pre-tensioners, driver's seat position sensor, crash severity sensor
  • Front-seat side airbags
  • Front passenger knee airbag
  • AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control
  • Lower anchors and tether anchors for children
  • Safety Canopy system
  • SOS Post-Crash Alert System
  • Traction control
  • Remote keyless illuminated entry
  • Individual tire pressure monitoring system


Experience peace of mind with the 2016 Ford Explorer Base Model which is backed by a solid Ford warranty.

  • Basic Coverage: 3 years/60,000 km
  • Gas Engine Powertrain Limited Warranty: 5 years/100,000 km
  • Corrosion Warranty: 5 years/unlimited distance
  • Roadside Assistance: 5 years/100,000 km

Some conditions apply. See Legacy Ford Rimbey for full details in Rimbey, Alberta, Canada.

2016 Ford Explorer Base Model for sale in Rimbey, Alberta

Take a second look at the 2016 Ford Explorer Base Model with its updated design and incredible power and efficiency. This SUV has what you need whether you are carpooling around town or taking a trip into the mountains. Modern style and advanced safety make it the ideal choice for everyday driving.Check out the new 2016 Ford Explorer Base Model at your local Rimbey Ford Dealer - Legacy Ford Rimbey. With a large inventory of new and used models, you can find a Ford vehicle to drive home today. Let Your Legacy Start Here with Legacy Ford Rimbey.

Disclaimer: Price subject to change without notice. See dealer for details.

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