This turbocharged powerplant churns out 300 hp* and 310 lb.-ft. of torque* for spirited drives around town or far from it. The 2.3L EcoBoost I-4 engine comes standard on the Base, XLT, ST-Line, Timberline® and Limited models.
The 10-speed automatic transmission makes shifting gears a smoother, more efficient process, while helping to provide a wide power band for your performance and towing needs.
Standard on all 2023 Explorer® models, side-wind stabilization is designed to help the driver keep the vehicle on its path when encountering high or gusty winds.
The standard Terrain Management System, on 2WD and Intelligent 4WD Explorer® models, can help tackle any adventure. Up to seven Selectable Drive Modes include Normal, Trail, Deep Snow/Sand (4WD only), Slippery, Sport, Tow/Haul and Eco Mode.
Available on the 2023 Ford Explorer® Platinum model, adaptive headlamps help guide you through the darkness, and adjust with your vehicle’s movement. When you turn, the lights turn with you, aiding in your visibility around corners and helping you to react sooner to what’s around the bend.
Available on all 2023 Ford Explorer models except Base, the twin-panel moonroof does more than just let light in. It offers an expansive view of the sky and lets you feel the warmth of the sun.
Conveniently open and close your liftgate with the push of a button.
Available PowerFold® third-row seats make it easy to accommodate passengers and cargo. With the seats up, the Ford Explorer® SUV can carry seven people. They also quickly fold down for more cargo room.
The available 10.1-inch LCD Capacitive Portrait Touchscreen provides a vibrant, customizable display at your fingertips.
2023 Ford Explorer® vehicles with SYNC® 3 come with SiriusXM® a 3-month All Access trial subscription so you get to try the widest variety of entertainment anywhere including the deepest variety of music, ad-free, more sports coverage than anywhere, exclusive talk channels, every kind of comedy and the most complete news coverage. You can also enjoy SiriusXM online, on the app and at home on connected devices — it’s included with your All Access trial subscription.
The available B&O® Sound System by Bang and Olufsen® comes standard with 12 Speakers, including a Subwoofer. A 980-watt, B&O® Sound System by Bang & Olufsen® with 14 Speakers, including a Subwoofer, is also available.
Bumper to Bumper: 3-Years/36,000 Miles • Powertrain: 5-Years/60,000 Miles • Corrosion: 5-Years/Unlimited Miles • Hybrid/Electric Drivetrain Components: 8-Years/100,000 Miles • Diesel Engine: 5-Years/100,000 Miles • Roadside Assistance: 5-Years/60,000 Miles
Auto High-Beam Headlamps can sense poor lighting conditions and switch on to light your path ahead and automatically dim when they sense oncoming headlights. So, you can keep your focus — and both hands on the wheel.
Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) helps you keep pace on your journey and features Speed Sign Recognition that can slow down your vehicle if the traffic ahead has stopped or slowed. ACC with Stop-and-Go can even help you come to a complete stop. As soon as things clear, you’ll resume your set speed. The added Lane Centering feature also scans lane markings to help you keep your vehicle centered between the lines.