2023 Ford Explorer

Go Anywhere with a 2023 Ford Explorer

For decades, the Ford Explorer has been a perfect option for customers looking for more space, unlimited versatility, and the reliability and power of Ford engineering. Now, you can experience it all for yourself at Park City Ford. With three rows of seating and room for up to seven passengers, there's a lot to love.

Performance

High performance comes standard on every 2023 Ford Explorer. Choose from various gas-powered engines and one hybrid option, ranging from a 300-horsepower turbocharged 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine in the base version to the mighty 400-horsepower Explorer ST. The Explorer ST uses a twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 producing 415 pound-feet of torque.

Those seeking off-road performance will certainly find it with the 2023 Ford Explorer Timberline, which features increased ground clearance, underbody skid panels, and unique exterior details.

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.

Terrain Management System™

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.

Always consult the Owner's Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty, and use appropriate safety gear.

SelectShift® Capability with Paddle Shifters

Turn your automatic transmission into an on-demand manual one with available, conveniently placed paddle shifters with SelectShift® capability.

Interior Design

Customers will find no shortage of space inside the 2023 Ford Explorer. It offers as much as 87.8 cubic feet of storage space by folding down both the third and second rows. Tri-zone automatic climate control comes standard, as does an eight-way power driver seat. Leather seating surfaces, a twin-panel moonroof, and a Bang & Olufsen sound system are just some of the premium options available on the 2023 Ford Explorer.

10.1-inch LCD Capacitive Portrait Touchscreen

The available 10.1-inch LCD Capacitive Portrait Touchscreen provides a vibrant, customizable display at your fingertips.

Road-Trip Ready Seats

Available multicontour seats with Active Motion® provide added comfort to the driver and front passenger. The Active Motion seats offer five upper or lower back massage themes. This helps prevent fatigue so you can stay fresh on long drives and recover after the day's fun is done.

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.

Towing Made Easy

The 2023 Ford Explorer® SUV has the strength to tow up to 5,600 lbs.,* when equipped with the Class IV Trailer Tow Package and the tech to help make it easier with Tow/Haul mode on the standard Terrain Management System.™

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

Impressive Towing Comes Standard

The 2023 Ford Explorer® Base, XLT, ST-Line, Timberline® and non-hybrid Limited models can tow up to 5,300 lbs.,* when equipped with the Class IV Trailer Tow Package.

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

Take All You Need On Every Trip

2023 Ford Explorer® models offer seating for up to six passengers when equipped with available second-row captain's chairs and seating for up to seven when equipped with the second-row bench seat. Combined with 87.8 cu. ft. of cargo capacity behind the first row with the rear seats folded flat, 47.9 cu. ft. behind the second row with the third row folded and 18.2 cu. ft. behind the third-row seats, you can take everything from tents and coolers to sports equipment - along with everyone - on trips near or far. *

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

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.*

* Remember that even advanced technology cannot overcome the laws of physics. It's always possible to lose control of a vehicle due to inappropriate driver input for the conditions.

Technology

Plenty of helpful technology comes standard on the 2023 Ford Explorer. An eight-inch touchscreen with SYNC 3 comes standard and provides connectivity via Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, also offering a Wi-Fi hotspot. Ford Co-Pilot360 technology comes standard, too, providing additional peace of mind from behind the wheel with blind-spot monitoring, cross-traffic alert, and lane-keeping assistance.

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.

SYNC® 3 Technology

2023 Ford Explorer® vehicles with SYNC®* 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.

* Don't drive while distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice-operated systems when possible. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in gear. Not all features are compatible with all phones.
† SiriusXM trial subscription will stop at the end of the trial period. Trial is non-transferable. If you do not wish to enjoy your trial, cancel by calling the number below. Service subject to the SiriusXM Customer Agreement and Privacy Policy; visit www.siriusxm.com for full terms and how to cancel which includes online methods or calling 1-866-635-2349. Services, content and features are subject to device capabilities, location availability or active data connection. Fees, content and features are subject to change. Available in the 48 contiguous United States, D.C., and Puerto Rico (with coverage limits and capable receiver). Visit http://www.siriusxm.com/FAQS for most current service area information.

Exterior Design

With eight distinct trim options, there's a 2023 Ford Explorer that fits every aesthetic. 18-inch aluminum wheels, LED lighting, and a blacked-out front grille come standard and give the new Explorer a sporty and stealthy look. Optional extras like the XLT Appearance Package, 21-inch wheels, and dual chrome exhaust tips add an even more upscale look. The more specialized Explorer ST and Explorer Timberline add unique performance and off-road touches that you can't find anywhere else.