2023 Ford Explorer

Freedom To Go Your Own Way

The 2023 Ford Explorer® SUV helps you and yours live life to the fullest. Adapting to your needs, keeping you connected and providing the capability to experience the world on your own terms.

Interior Flexibility

Easily keep up with whatever the day brings with an interior designed for active lifestyles. *

*Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and weight distribution.

10.1" LCD Capacitive Portrait Touchscreen

An available 10.1" LCD Capacitive Portrait Touchscreen offers connectivity at your fingertips. Use it just like your smartphone to queue up directions, play music, or call your friends and much more.

Seats That Move to Fit You

Multicontour seats with Active Motion® provide an added dose of comfort to the driver and front passenger. The Active Motion seat cushion component offers five massage themes for an isolated back massage that focuses on either the upper or lower back. The combination of these amenities helps prevent fatigue so you can stay fresh on long drives.

Twin-Panel Moonroof

The available twin-panel moonroof does more than just let light in. It offers an impressive view of the sky and lets you feel the warmth of the sun.

Available Cargo Management System

Extra pockets on the side and a storage area underneath the floor provide a place for smaller items. You can also flip the reversible load floor over for plastic bedding, saving the carpet from wet or muddy cargo. *

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*Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and weight distribution.

Tons of Towing Capability

Depending on the model, the 2023 Ford Explorer® SUV can tow up to 5,600 lbs.,* when equipped with the Class IV Trailer Tow Package. So, you can confidently take a boat, trailer or camper along on any trip.

*When properly equipped. Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers.Towing Abilities

Trailer Sway Control

Working with AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control), standard trailer sway control selectively brakes and adjusts engine power to help you maintain trailer control.

Connected Tech for Easy Trips

The 2023 Ford Explorer® SUV comes equipped with plenty of smart road trip-ready features. Ford Co-Pilot360 Technology helps you navigate increasingly distracting and crowded roads.* Staying connected is easy too, with standard SYNC® 3 Technology and FordPass® Connect® along for the ride.

* Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle. It does not replace safe driving. See Owner's Manual for details and limitations.

Active Park Assist 2.0

Available Active Park Assist 2.0 makes it easy to nail an impressive park, time after time - even in tight parallel or perpendicular spots.*

* Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle. It does not replace safe driving. See Owner's Manual for details and limitations.

360-Degree Camera with Split-View Display

2023 Explorer® SUV has an available 360-Degree Camera with Split-View Display for a continuous view of everything around you - perfect for tight spaces and hooking up trailers.

 Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle. It does not replace safe driving. See Owner's Manual for details and limitations.

Three Engines. Unlimited Possibilities.

The 2023 Ford Explorer® SUV lineup is powered by three unique and highly capable engines. No matter which one you choose, you'll get impressive capability and towing to take on all that comes your way as you live life to the fullest.

2.3L EcoBoost® I-4 Engine

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.

*Horsepower and torque ratings based on premium fuel per SAE J1349® standard. Your results may vary. Horsepower and torque are independent attributes and may not be achieved simultaneously.

3.0L EcoBoost® V6 Engine

The 3.0L EcoBoost® V6 engine with Auto Start-Stop Technology is the backbone of the ST, King Ranch® and Platinum model powertrains. It combines turbocharging and direct injection to produce 400 hp* and 415 lb.-ft of torque. *

*Horsepower and torque ratings based on premium fuel per SAE J1349® standard. Your results may vary. Horsepower and torque are independent attributes and may not be achieved simultaneously.

3.3L V6 Hybrid Engine

The 3.3L V6 Hybrid engine on the 2023 Explorer® Limited Hybrid and Platinum Hybrid models helps conserve gas while producing 318 hp* and 322 lb.-ft of torque. * Plus, it can tow up to 5,000 pounds. **

*Horsepower and torque ratings based on premium fuel per SAE J1349® standard. Your results may vary. Horsepower and torque are independent attributes and may not be achieved simultaneously.
**When properly equipped. Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers.

Confidence-Inspiring Tech

Wherever you take your Ford Explorer® SUV, you'll be backed by Ford Co-Pilot360™ Technology - advanced and purposeful tech to help keep you in command.

Auto High-Beam Headlamps

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.

Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle. It does not replace safe driving. See Owner's Manual for details and limitations.

Lane-Keeping System

Lane-Keeping System scans your vehicle's position between the lines in the road ahead and can alert you if you're starting to drift. If you drift a few times, you'll see a coffee cup icon on the windshield, letting you know it's time to take a break.*

† Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle. It does not replace safe driving. See Owner's Manual for details and limitations.
* Lane-Keeping System does not control steering.

Pre-Collision Assist® With Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB)

This feature scans the road ahead and can alert you to potential collisions with vehicles or pedestrians detected in your path. If an impact becomes imminent and you don't take corrective action, the brakes can apply automatically. But don't worry - they'll only activate if needed. *

*Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and the need to control the vehicle. Pre-collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking detects pedestrians, but not in all conditions, and can help avoid or reduce a collision. It does not replace safe driving. See Owner's Manual for details and limitations.

Reverse Brake Assist

Backing up just got a lot less stressful. Available Reverse Brake Assist can detect both stationary and moving objects behind your vehicle - alerting you to potential hazards like garage pillars and distracted pedestrians. Not only that, it can apply the brakes if you don't stop in time. The system can even detect vehicles crossing your path at up to 37 mph.

Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle. It does not replace safe driving. See Owner's Manual for details and limitations.

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