The 1997 Ford Explorer is a durable and attractive second generation medium sized sports utility vehicle. With this model, Ford has reproduced all of its iconic style and handling elements with enhanced innovative touches that both motorists and passengers are sure to love.
The 4.0l Cologne v6 engine really packs a punch, while the superior suspension provides a smooth ride even over rough terrain. In 1997 the medium introduced its revolutionary 5 speed automatic transmission, while the brand new cylinder heads increase the power to an impressive 215hp.
The 1997 Explorer also delivers excellent fuel economy making this a very affordable vehicle.