2023 Ford Explorer® SUV

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.

PowerFold® Third-Row Seat

When you need it, the available PowerFold® third-row seat gives you the ability to fit up to seven passengers. When you don't, fold it down with the push of a button for extra cargo space.

E-Z Entry Second-Row Seats

Passenger-friendly rear seats make getting in and out a cinch.

Expansive Cargo Capacity

The 2023 Ford Explorer® SUV provides 87.8 cubic feet of cargo space behind the first-row seats when the second- and third-row seats are folded flat. *

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

Twin-Panel Moonroof

The available twin-panel moonroof offers an open-air look and feel for the first and second-row passengers.

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

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.

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.

Power

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.

Technology

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.*

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.

Rear View Camera

Backing up made easy. The Rear View Camera provides a clear view of what's behind your vehicle so you can navigate reverse with confidence.

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