The network revealed the technical characteristics of the police Ford ExplorerAugust 14, 2018
The off-road car for policemen under the name of Ford Police Interceptor will equip with two petrol motors on a choice. Also, the car will be available with a hybrid powerplant
The technical characteristics of the new Ford Explorer for the police flowed into the network. The document was published by Jalopnik. The novelty will be called the Ford Police Interceptor and will receive several engine options to choose from. So, the car will be available with a 3.0-liter petrol engine EcoBoost V6. Also, an SUV will be offered with a 3.3-liter V6 unit. Finally, the police Explorer will receive a hybrid powerplant, which will include a 3.3-liter V6 engine, an electric motor and a 10-speed automatic transmission.
As for the design, then, judging by the teaser image, the novelty will receive a special police livery, as well as flashing beacons on the roof and front of the Explorer. Also expected the appearance of an upgraded braking system and a special monitoring system for blind areas. The premiere of the novelty is to be held next year.
As for the standard version of the Explorer of the new generation, its premiere can be held at the Auto Show in Detroit in 2019. The basis for an SUV of the sixth generation lies the new modular rear-wheel drive architecture CD6. The line of engines will include the same 2.3-liter turbo four EcoBoost, which on the current model develops 284 forces. The current 3.5-liter atmospheric V6, issuing 294 forces, will be replaced by a new more powerful unit with a working capacity of 3.3 liters.
To replace the top 3.5-liter engine with two turbines comes a three-liter Biturbo V6, the return of which will exceed 400 horsepower. Such an aggregate will be equipped with a sport modification ST. All engines will be paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission.