How Does the 2018 Ford Explorer Compare with the Competition?

When it comes to SUV's, the Ford Explorer is one of the most legendary vehicles on the market. With a lengthy history, the Ford Explorer continues into the 2018 model-year as performance driven as ever. Whether you're a driver from Antigo, Wausau, or Rhinelander you owe it to yourself to experience what's offered by the 2018 Ford Explorer.

At Langlade Ford, we're proud to offer a quality lineup of 2018 Ford Explorer models. But when it comes to buying your next SUV, we're sure you'll want to do your research. And we encourage that. Buying a new vehicle is a significant investment, and it's important to know what's out there. Which is why we've built this page to compare the 2018 Ford Explorer to its competitor, the 2018 Subaru Ascent.

The 2018 Ford Explorer vs. the 2019 Subaru Ascent

Style and Design:

While both vehicle are extremely good looking; the 2018 Ford Explorer features a sharp front-end and defined side profile as well as dynamic wheels. Its interior is spacious and well designed, seating the drive and six passengers comfortably on long road trips.


With the ability to produce 290 horsepower, the 2018 Ford Explorer's V6 engine beats out the 2019 Subaru's turbo option. That means you'll have more power as well as towing capacity for your boat or travel camper around the state of Wisconsin or cross country.

Technology and Safety:

The 2019 Subaru Ascent has more safety features standard, but the 2018 Ford Explorer offer plenty of available active safety features. With adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring and more, the 2018 Ford Explorer lets you drive your family around with peace of mind.

Experience the 2018 Ford Explorer Today

Whether you're a Merrill, Shawano, or Antigo driver, you owe it to yourself to experience what the 2018 Ford Explorer has to offer. It's a capable SUV ready to go above and beyond your expectations. Visit Langlade Ford today and get behind the wheel of a 2018 Ford Explorer.

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