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Ford SUV Buying Guide at Kearny Pearson Ford


Here at Kearny Pearson Ford, we've witnessed an astronomical rise in popularity of Sport Utility Vehicles, or SUVs, in the past decade or so. Drivers near San Diego, CA are drawn to our inventory of new Ford SUVs for their versatility, spaciousness, efficiency, and high-tech features. Appropriate for both families and commuters alike, the SUV continues to add more technologies and comfort-oriented features. The Ford brand is one of the leading SUV manufacturers, and the automaker intends to lead the segment into the future with these three innovative Sport Utility Vehicles.

2017 Ford Escape

The 2017 Ford Escape is a smaller SUV that presents a dizzying array of configuration options. For 2017, the model received both style and power upgrades, and also improved small item storage. Under the hood, you'll find a turbocharged four-cylinder engine matched to a smooth automatic transmission.

In terms of tech features, the SUV comes standard with the new Sync 3 infotainment system, which boasts improved touchscreen graphics, quick response time, and easily navigable menus. Sync 3 connects drivers to Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and the optional FordPass with Sync Connect.

2017 Ford Explorer

The Ford Explorer is one of the SUVs that put Ford SUVs on the map, and for 2017, it's better than ever. The 2017 Ford Explorer is a spacious three-row crossover SUV perfect for the entire family. Like the Ford Escape, the Ford Explorer is highly configurable. If you like, you can trick it out with all the latest tech features, of you can build a bargain version that will still put most competitors to shame.

Under the hood, the 2017 Ford Explorer features a hardy turbocharged V6 engine that delivers 305 lb-ft of torque. The SUV can also be taken off-road, due to the Terrain Management System and the optional all-wheel-drive.

2017 Ford Expedition

The 2017 Ford Expedition is the largest SUV manufactured by Ford engineers. The full-size SUV boasts massive passenger, cargo, and towing capabilities and is a perfect choice for people looking for a big and tough SUV.

The three-row vehicle comes in four different trim levels: XLT, Limited, King Ranch, and Platinum. Each trim is powered by a 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 365 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. When properly equipped, the 2017 Ford Expedition can tow up to 9,200 pounds.

The interior is well-equipped with the Ford Sync voice control system, Sync 3 infotainment interface, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, and HD/satellite radio.

If these three Ford SUVs sound appealing to you and you'd like to learn more, we invite you into our San Diego Ford dealership for a test drive. These SUVs are so diverse and different from one

another that you're sure to find one that fits your needs. Our friendly sales representatives are waiting for you to stop by 7303 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard for a test drive today!