MAXIMUM TOWING CAPACITY
If you dream of discovering the open road, then this is the SUV for you. The Ford Explorer has all kinds of capabilities that’ll help you reach your destination. This model comes standard with rear-wheel drive (RWD) and a 10-speed automatic transmission to ensure you have dependable performance on the road.
Intelligent 4WD (4-wheel drive) is available for drivers who want some extra traction and support. Plus, this available drivetrain comes with Terrain Management System™ and seven selectable drive modes. Choose which drive mode you need with the easy-to-use center console dial.
You’ll have performance-enhancing settings, such as Normal, Sport, and Eco modes, as well as modes designed for specific terrain and situations:
- Deep Snow/Sand
Behind all the power, the Explorer will have one of three available engines. The 2.3L EcoBoost® 4-cylinder engine produces 300 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque. The 3.0L EcoBoost® V6 engine churns out an impressive 400 horsepower and 415 lb-ft of torque. Additionally, the available 3.3L Hybrid engine delivers 318 horsepower and 322 lb-ft of torque.
When you take a seat inside the Explorer, you’ll be surrounded by incredible amenities that’ll ensure you have a great road trip.
All your passengers can admire the view through the available twin-panel moonroof. Each person will also feel like they have the best seat in the house thanks to the available B&O Sound System by Bang & Olufsen with 14 speakers.
While you have room for up to seven passengers, the Explorer also has 18.2 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear row. You can reconfigure the rear-row seating and cargo arrangements with the available PowerFold® third-row seats. In fact, with the rear and middle rows folded down, you’ll have a maximum of 87.8 cubic feet of cargo volume.
Safety features, such as AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™ and the Reverse Sensing System, come standard to lend an extra level of security to every drive. However, you’ll also have standard Ford Co-Pilot360™ to offer additional safety features, including:
- Lane-Keeping System
- Auto High-Beam Headlamps
- Rear View Camera
- BLIS® (Blind Sport Information System) with Cross-Traffic Alert
- Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking
You can control your infotainment system through the available SYNC® touchscreen. It comes paired to a Voice-Activated Navigation System, so you can chart a course to a new destination with just the sound of your voice.