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More power to you. High fuel efficiency too.

Make the Ford Explorer the versatile vehicle you want it to be. Start by choosing the power and efficiency that match your needs and lifestyle. The standard 3.5L Ti-VCT V6 features impressive fuel economy* and an unsurpassed 290 horsepower among the standard V6 engines in its class.** With all that power, the Explorer can tow up to 5,000 lbs. when properly equipped.† And there’s the 2.0L I-4 EcoBoost® engine, available on Explorer, XLT and Limited models, delivering 240 horsepower†† and 270 lb.-ft. of torque. For ultimate in Explorer performance, the Sport model comes with the 365-horsepower†† 3.5L EcoBoost V6, delivering 350 lb.-ft. of torque.
*EPA-estimated rating of 17 city/24 hwy/20 combined mpg, FWD. Actual mileage will vary. **Class is Large Utilities vs. 2013 competitors. †Requires available Class III Trailer Tow Package. ††Horsepower rating achieved with premium fuel.



  • Impressive Power and Efficiency


    Enjoy the power you need, but not at the expense of fuel economy.

  • Towing Capability


    The Ford Explorer can tow up to 5,000 lbs. when properly equipped. And to make towing easier, the Explorer has several standard and available towing features.

  • 2.0L EcoBoost® With Best-in-Class Hwy Mpg


    The 2.0L EcoBoost® delivers an EPA-estimated 28 hwy mpg.

  • Hill Descent Control


    Extra control and confidence when you’re on a downslope.

  • Explorer Sport 3.5L EcoBoost® V6


    The ultimate in Explorer performance.

  • 6-Speed SelectShift® Automatic Transmission


    Experience the ease of an automatic or the control of a manual.


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