Power and Handling
Under the hood of the 2014 Ford Explorer is a 3.5L TiVCT V6 engine with 290 horsepower and 255 lb.-ft of torque, plenty of power for towing up to 5,000 pounds when properly equipped with the Class III tow package.
Explorer seats up to seven people and provides lots of versatile cargo-carrying space. In Explorer you'll also find state-of-the-art technology for your driving convenience and safety.
2014 Ford Explorer has an agile, fluid shape combined with bold styling features such as the signature Ford 3-bar grille treatment.
Travel with the peace of mind you expect in a Ford Explorer, with standard feature such as AdvanceTrac® with RSC® and trailer sway control, plus available collision warning with brake support, industry-first inflatable rear safety belts, and much more.
We've made outfitting your Ford Explorer easy with tailored options packages.
Key Standard and Optional Features
SYNC® with MyFord Touch™
Available voice-activated SYNC®27 with MyFord helps keep your eyes on the road and hands on the wheel. A 4.2-inch information cluster screen is also there to assist you. • With hands-free calling, you’ll never miss a phone call when you’re behind the wheel.128 • Simply say what or who you want to hear and get it with voice-activated music search. • Bluetooth® audio lets you wirelessly control your entertainment with voice commands.127 • Available SYNC® Services 129 provides turn-by-turn directions to just about anywhere. Plus 411 business search, personalized sports scores, news, horoscopes and more. • Have incoming text messages read aloud to you. • 911 Assist® can call for help in an emergency, even if you can’t.28 • Information screens display the information you want in the cluster panel and center stack. Upgrade to SYNC with MyFord Touch27 for the ultimate in capabilities: • A customizable, eight-inch touch screen in the center stack, dual 4.2-inch cluster screens, audio/video input jacks, and two USB ports. • WiFi® 112 capability • Leading-edge voice recognition technology responds to commands as simple and conversational as “find restaurant.” • SYNC® Services is complimentary for three years. • Use voice commands to adjust your climate. • Find the SiriusXM radio stations you want with voice commands. Click below for a complete description of SYNC with MyFord and MyFord Touch. And that's just for starters.
Sony® Premium Audio System with 12 Speakers
The available Premium Audio System from Sony® features 390 watts and 12 high-quality premium speakers, including two subwoofers. The system includes HD Radio™ Technology for static-free, razor-sharp sound reception. One especially innovative feature is iTunes® Tagging. You simply hit the “Tag” button when you hear a song you like on your local FM HD Radio station. Song information will be saved for later preview and purchase or direct buy if your device is wireless-enabled and connected to the Internet.
20" painted aluminum wheels
Standard on the Explorer Limited are 20-inch sparkle nickel painted aluminum wheels.