Active Safety FeatureThe 2023 Ford Explorer is the ultimate safety machine, equipped with a range of cutting-edge features that ensure a tranquil ride for both drivers and passengers. Among the numerous safety options on offer are technologies that prevent collisions, offer enhanced road awareness, and provide assistance in challenging driving conditions.
- Post-Collision Braking and Rear Parking Sensors
- Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control
- Lane-Keeping System
- Pre-Collision Assist With Automatic Emergency Braking
- BLIS with Cross-Traffic Alert
- Auto High-Beam Headlamps
Digital Gauge ClusterThe available 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster boasts vivid, high-resolution displays that showcase key information in stunning detail. It’s fully customizable, allowing you to tailor the display to show only the data that’s essential to you. This modern and intuitive feature provides easy-to-read data on everything from your speed to your fuel economy and navigation stats, enhancing your driving experience every step of the way.
FordPassWith FordPass, you can remotely start, lock, and unlock your ride, check the fuel level, and locate your parked car with ease. What’s more, scheduling maintenance and receiving service reminders has never been easier, and if you ever find yourself in an unfortunate roadside emergency, FordPass has got you covered with instant access to roadside assistance.
Ford+Alexa AppThis innovative app offers an unprecedented level of convenience, putting all of Alexa’s voice-controlled features at your fingertips while you’re on-the-go. Getting directions, playing your favorite tunes, making hands-free calls, it’s all possible with the Ford+Alexa app. Say goodbye to cluttered dashboards and tangled wires, this app offers a seamless and connected driving experience that is sure to elevate your daily commute.
Engine OptionsWhether you’re cruising the city streets or tackling the toughest terrains, you’ll find the perfect engine to suit your driving style and needs. Choose from three powerful options that deliver an impressive range of horsepower and torque.
The 2.3L EcoBoost I-4 engine offers turbocharged capabilities, standard on XLT, ST-Line, Timberline, and Limited models. With 300 horsepower and 310 lb.-ft. of torque, this engine offers the perfect blend of fuel efficiency and power.
Looking for even more horsepower? Check out the 3.0L EcoBoost V6 engine, available on the ST and Platinum models. This turbocharged engine combines direct injection and turbocharging to produce an incredible 400 horsepower and 415 lb.-ft. of torque.
For drivers who require both power and efficiency. The 3.3L V6 Hybrid engine, available on the 2023 Explorer Limited Hybrid model, helps conserve fuel while producing 318 horsepower and 322 lb.-ft. of torque. Plus, it can tow up to 5,000 pounds, making it a versatile and efficient choice. For drivers who need both power and efficiency.
Unstoppable 4WD System
With its Terrain Management System, you can choose from seven different drive modes to match the terrain and optimize performance. Whether you are driving on sand, snow, or slippery roads, the Explorer adapts to the conditions for a smoother and safer ride. The Intelligent 4WD system provides improved traction and handling, especially on challenging terrains. Additionally, the Hill Descent Control feature ensures a controlled and safe drive when descending steep hills.
The seven driving modes included are:
- Deep Snow/Sand
- Eco Mode