Could you talk about the Ford Explorer’s trim levels and features?
There are five Explorer trim levels to choose from in the 2021 model year. The base model comes outfitted with an 8-inch touchscreen, a power-adjustable driver’s seat, a power liftgate, tri-zone automatic climate control, smartphone integration, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and split-folding rear seating. The upper trims build on the standard features with roof rails, heated front seats, keyless entry and ignition, a heated steering wheel, leather upholstery, second-row sunshades, a wireless charging pad, and navigation. The ST is a sportier Explorer with features like a sport-tuned suspension, sport front seats, paddle shifters, and a digital instrument panel.
What kind of engine power does the 2021 Ford Explorer offer?
There are three gasoline engines and one hybrid engine powering the Ford Explorer in the 2021 model year. The base engine is a 2.3-liter turbocharged inline-4 that produces up to 300 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. The second engine offered, powering the Platinum trim level, is a 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged V6 that delivers 365 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque. The final gasoline powered engine is a version of the 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged V6 that kicks out 400 horsepower and 415 pound-feet of torque. Ford pairs a 3.3-liter V6 engine with an electric motor to create 318 horsepower and 322 pound-feet of torque. All engines are paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission and RWD while AWD is optional.
Can you go over the safety features for the 2021 Explorer?
In the 2021 model year, the Ford Explorer is outfitted with a lengthy list of standard safety features to help protect every passenger inside the SUV and even others on the road. Those standard safety features and driver aids include blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, frontal collision mitigation, lane keeping assist, and trailer sway control. The upper trim levels add even more like front parking sensors, a lane centering system, a surround-view camera system, and adaptive cruise control.
Test Drive a 2021 Ford Explorer
Come on down to the Lynch Mukwonago dealership and check out the 2021 Ford Explorer we have to offer! Whether your family is in need of more passenger and cargo room or you are looking for a more comfortable commuting SUV, we are sure to have an Explorer on our lot that will not only meet your needs but exceed them. If you can’t make it down to the dealership in person, you can check out all the Ford Explorer models we have to offer by heading over to our new inventory page, right here, on our website. We cannot wait to see you behind the wheel of a 2021 Ford Explorer, so come on down in person or give our sales team a call!