2023 Ford Explorer® SUV

2023 Ford Explorer® - Excellence on Four Wheels

In the pursuit of greatness, the 2023 Ford Explorer is a leader in its class. This adventurous SUV gives you the tools to tackle anything on the road. Whether you're working or playing in or around Kewanee, IL., this Sports Utility Vehicle delivers. Strap in and prepare for a journey toward excellence. All roads are possible in the new Explorer from Gustafson Ford.


Live Your Life to the Fullest

Ride solo or bring your crew for your next adventure in the inspired 2023 Explorer. This SUV delivers a new-age style and remarkable handling, so you're ready to show up and show out. Everyone has room to relax in this three-row SUV. Fit up to seven passengers comfortably, and leave no one behind.

Make the Most Out of Every Moment

Relax inside the spacious and comfortable 2023 Explorer. The driver-centric cockpit and premium seating materials ensure you enjoy every moment of your next journey. Embrace elevated technology and safety features that deliver peace of mind as you navigate our busy roads. The 2023 Ford Explorer offers everything you need in a great ride.

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 powerful engine and available AWD lets you confidently traverse the roads throughout Kewanee and beyond, regardless of the road conditions. The Explorer can help when you're ready to make boss moves. This powerful vehicle offers a maximum towing capacity of up to 5,300 pounds, so you can haul nearly anything you need to satisfy your wanderlust or enjoy an adventure with those you love.

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.*

SYNC® 3 Technology

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.

Wireless Charging

The available wireless charging pad can charge a smartphone or compatible device without plugging it in. * Simply place the device on the pad and it automatically charges.

*Available Qi wireless charging may not be compatible with all mobile phones.

Custom Order Your 2023 Ford Explorer Today

Build the SUV that best fits your lifestyle. Begin your order online and take a decisive step towards the life you desire. Let Gustafson Ford become your gateway to a better driving experience. We look forward to serving you.

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