2020 Ford Explorer Offers More Power, Space, and Utility for Your Family's Adventures

 The Ford Explorer is a veteran in the automotive industry, entering the market nearly 30 years ago when it took over SUV duties from the outgoing Bronco II. Since then, it has been one of the most popular SUVs on the market, delivering high levels of utility, power, and accommodation. 

Now in its sixth generation, the completely redesigned Ford Explorer offers numerous improvements for North East and Fairview drivers, including: 
  • more power
  • improved handling and towing ability
  • greater cargo capacity and passenger accommodation
  • and a suite of advanced safety technologies as standard equipment

Ford Explorer Powertrain and Capability

The new 2020 Ford Explorer is designed to accommodate your daily adventures, whether you're running errands around Erie, or taking the family on a cross country road trip. It's larger than the standard crossovers, but, thanks to standard rear-wheel drive and several strong engine options, it provides great handling and plenty of power for life's journeys.

The Ford Explore is set in motion by a turbocharged 2.3-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine. Driving dynamics can be customized via a drive-mode selector with settings like Trail, Snow and Sand, Slippery, Towing, and Eco. A 3.0-liter EcoBoost V-6, and a 3.3-liter six-cylinder gas/electric hybrid, are also available to provide motivation.

The Explorer's utility isn't limited to what you can fit inside (even though you can fit a lot). Featuring standard AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control, and the available Class III trailer tow package, the Explorer can now tow up to 5,600 pounds. So, you can hook up that camper or boat trailer and get going.

Ford Explorer Interior

The 2020 Ford Explorer provides Waterford drivers with three rows of comfortable seating and flexible cargo capacity. Interior styling is upscale yet restrained, with an uncluttered dash and intuitively arranged controls. An eight-inch touchscreen (upgradable to 10.1 inches) makes staying connected a breeze thanks to standard SYNC 3 infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity. An available high-tech 12.3-inch customizable instrument cluster displays necessary driving information behind the steering wheel in full color and clarity.

The Explorer comfortably hauls up to seven people, with nearly 20 cubic-feet of room to spare. If you need to prioritize cargo space, the 50/50-split third row seat can fold down one or both sides; and, by folding all the seats down, you can reveal up to 87.8 cubic-feet of max cargo capacity behind the front seats.

Ford Explorer Trim Levels and Features

Offered in five trim levels-Explorer, XLT, Limited, Limited Hybrid, ST, and Platinum-the 2020 Explorer comes with seating for up to seven people, or six with optional rear captain's chairs. Standard equipment includes:

  • 18-inch wheels
  • SYNC 3 infotainment system with 8-inch touchscreen and smartphone integration via Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot
  • LED headlights
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • 8-way power adjustable driver's seat
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Ford Co-Pilot360 suite of advanced safety and driver assistance features

Ford Explorer Advanced Safety Technologies / Driver Aids

The 2020 Ford Explorer offers Ford Co-Pilot360 driver-assistance technologies as standard equipment, including:

  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Auto High-Beam Headlamps
  • Automatic Emergency Braking with Pre-Collision Assist
  • Rear View Camera
  • Lane-Keeping System

Additional safety technologies are available via the Ford Co-Pilot360 Assist+ package, including Evasive Steering Assist, a navigation system, and Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control.

Test Drive the New 2020 Ford Explorer in Erie

To learn more about what the new Ford Explorer offers your family, Champion Ford invites you to come visit our Ford dealership in Erie PA to see it for yourself. Our friendly and experienced sales staff will be happy to set you up with a test drive.

Have questions? Don't hesitate to contact us by phone or online at your convenience. We love to help.

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