2023 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.

There's an Explorer for Everyone

Explorer® Timberline®

Max Seating: 7

Max Towing: 5,300 lbs. *

8.66" Ground Clearance

Grille-Mounted Ford Performance Off-Road Light Kit

Steel Underbody Skid Plates

*When properly equipped. Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers. Dealer Installed Ford Performance Off-Road Light Kit. Dealer Installed Accessories.

Explorer® ST-Line

Max Seating: 7

Max Towing: 5,300 lbs. *

ActiveX Seating Material with Miko® Inserts and Red Stitching

20" Machined Aluminum Wheel with Painted Pockets

Dual Chrome Exhaust Tips

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

Explorer® King Ranch®

Max Seating: 7

Max Towing: 5,600 lbs. *

20" 10-Spoke Aluminum Wheels with King Ranch® Center Cap

Del Rio Leather with Lasso-Perforated Inserts

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

Explorer® ST

Max Seating: 7

Max Towing: 5,600 lbs. *

Quad Chrome Exhaust Tips

3.0L v6 Ecoboost Engine

Customers who purchase/lease an Explorer ST receive a complimentary trip for them and a guest to the Ford Performance ST SUV Experience Driving School

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

Explorer® Limited/Hybrid

Max Seating: 7

Max Hybrid Towing: 5,000 lbs. *

20" Aluminum Wheels

B&O® Sound System by Bang & Olufsen®, 12 Speakers including Subwoofer

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

Explorer® Platinum/Hybrid

Max Seating: 7

Max 3.0L EcoBoost® V6 Engine Towing: 5,600 lbs. *

Unique Grille with Satin Aluminum Finish

21" Bright Machined-Face Aluminum with Luster Nickel-Painted Pockets

*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.

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.

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.10

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.

Interiors Designed to Adapt and Impress

No matter what the day brings or where the road leads, the 2023 Ford Explorer® lineup features interiors that are outfitted to exceed your needs at every turn. From easily configurable seating in all three rows to tech that keeps everyone connected on the move - it's ready for whatever comes your way.

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.

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.