The power and driving dynamics of the all-new 2020 Explorer come wrapped in an eye-catching design that boasts authentic comfort and style. And because it was built for the active lifestyle, you can also expect an interior space that accommodates the kids, the dog, the sports equipment, camping gear and just about anything else you may need on the road to adventure.
The first thing you’ll notice about the 2020 Explorer is its dynamic redesign, including signature headlamps and distinctive LED lighting in the front and rear, an all-new ST trim and strong exterior details. So wherever the road takes you, Explorer is built to make an impression. The interior is also crafted with an array of defining attributes. Available tri-diamond perforated leather seating surfaces, a hexagon-patterned carbon-fibre-lined dash and a precision-engineered centre console and rotary gear shift dial set you up for comfort.
The 2020 Explorer is designed to be flexible so you don’t have to sacrifice play for work or family for fun. It gives you the tools to take on any adventure with a number of features that make it easier to do more, like available Michelin® self-sealing tires, extra cargo space and a B&O Sound System by Bang & Olufsen.94
Enjoy the ride with the available B&O Sound System by Bang & Olufsen.94 With this 12-speaker system, you can get off to an exciting start, entertain a carful of kids or simply wind down with your favourite tunes at the end of a long day. If you want to turn it up a notch, there’s also the option of a booming 980-watt, 14-speaker system, available with the Premium Technology Package, which comes standard on the Platinum.
The 2020 Explorer can take on almost any adventure thanks to an array of capability-enhancing features. From standard Intelligent 4WD and 10-speed transmission to the available 3.0L EcoBoost® engine, the Explorer is prepared for the road.
The 2020 Explorer gives you the tools for seamless adventures. With the help of Innovative Technology, you can sit back and relax, staying connected with features like SYNC 390 and in-vehicle Wi-Fi hotspot.124 The added benefit of an available wireless charger51 gives you a reason to keep your phone on standby while you enjoy some time away in your personal sanctuary.
The 2020 Explorer comes equipped with plenty of smart and capable features to help you enjoy the journey. For added assistance, Explorer comes with Ford Co-Pilot360™ standard, a lineup of driver-assist features designed to enhance your driving experience.10 You’ll also find staying connected as easy as ever with features like SYNC® 390 and FordPass Connect™ 112 on your side.
As the backbone of the ST and Platinum powertrains, the available 3.0L EcoBoost® engine takes the athletic feel of the Explorer a step further. By using turbocharging and direct injection, the Platinum powertrain generates a projected 365 horsepower11 plus 380 lb.-ft. of torque.11 The ST, however, combines this muscular engine with twin turbos for a powertrain like nothing before it. With 400 hp11 plus 415 lb.-ft. of torque11 the 2020 ST is the most powerful Explorer ever.
10Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver’s attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle.
11Figures achieved with 93-octane premium fuel.
51Qi wireless charging may not be compatible with all mobile phones. Some mobile devices require a special adaptable sleeve for compatibility. See your owner’s manual for a complete list of compatible devices.
90Optional feature; availability varies by model. Features/functionality vary by vehicle/model. Don’t drive while distracted. Use voice-operated systems when possible; don’t use handheld devices while driving. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in motion. Not all features are compatible with all phones. Message and data rates may apply. Optional Navigation system map updates cannot be received via wi-fi and require a separate update.