2022 Ford Explorer at Competition Ford

The best SUV on the market today is easy to spot, and today we are going to be bringing you the latest information on what it can provide you with. The 2022 Ford Explorer is here to show off everything that Ford continues to offer for this model year. You'll be able to find things like a new trim called ST-Line, rear-wheel drive for the Sporty ST models, a 400 horsepower engine for the King Ranch and Platinum trim levels, and more bumper and cargo organization options than ever before. The point we're making is, the Explorer has all of the options and customization that you could ever need. You'll be able to gain true towing capabilities, while also being able to choose from hybrid variants, if that's more of your preference. The point is, you can choose, and at Competition Ford, we'll always be here to help you. Keep reading to find out more about this SUV!

Whatever You Do, Do It in Style.

10.1-inch Touchscreen

An available 10.1-inch touchscreen offers connectivity at your fingertips. Use it just like your smartphone to queue up directions, or call your friends.

Seats That Move to Fit You

Multicontour seats with Active Motion provide an added dose of comfort to the driver and front passenger.

Connected Technology For A Commanding Drive

A Cabin as Advanced as You Are

The 2022 Ford Explorer ST-Line gives you the tools for seamless adventures. With the help of innovative technology, you can sit back and relax, staying connected with features such as the available SYNC® 3 and an in-vehicle Wi-Fi hotspot.

Auto High-Beam Headlamps

With Auto High-Beam Headlamps, unlit roads, dark peripheries and other low-visibility situations don't have to catch you off guard.

Maximize Your Journey

E-Z Entry Second Row

Even with a car seat in place, the adaptable E-Z Entry second-row seating makes for easy entrances and exits. There's no need to get out and help either, because your rear-seat passengers can navigate their seating arrangement with the pull of a lever.

Pack It Up

Explorer delivers when you need configurable cargo space. With the second-and third-row seats in the upright position, you have maximum seating plus enough cargo space to haul the essentials. If you need more room, the Explorer provides up to 87.8 cubic feet of cargo space behind the first-row seat.

Trim Levels of the 2022 Explorer


  • FordPass Connect
  • Rear-wheel drive
  • Impressive towing


  • Cloth seating
  • Terrain management
  • Rear parking sensors


  • Limited-slip rear differential
  • Unique Timberline grille
  • 18-inch high gloss wheels


  • 3.3-liter Hybrid engine
  • Leather-trimmed seating
  • Touchscreen navigation

King Ranch

  • Del Rio leather
  • Auto Start/Stop tech
  • 10-inch aluminum wheels


  • Leather seating
  • Twin-panel moonroof
  • Bang & Olufsen sound

What does the 2022 Explorer offer for an engine lineup?

Every vehicle needs a great engine at the heart of it all, and when you choose a 2022 Explorer, you'll be able to choose between three different engine options. All of them come at you with a ten-speed automatic transmission, and the choice between rear- or all-wheel drive, depending on your own preference. The base engine that we're introducing you to first is the turbocharged 2.3-liter inline-4. Here you can get up to 310 pound-feet of torque and 300 horsepower. Another great option is the hybrid variant that we mentioned previously. Here is a 3.3-liter V6 engine that is matched up with an electric motor to get you around 322 pound-feet of torque and 318 horsepower. The very last engine that we want you to check out is a twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V6. This option can get you an impressive 400 horsepower and 415 pound-feet of torque. No matter which one you choose, there is a lot to consider here.

What features can I find with the Ford Explorer?

Beyond just providing you an engine lineup that you could never ignore, you'll also be able to choose from a fair few trims and features to really get something that suits your life. This includes standard features like tri-zone automatic climate control, LED exterior lighting, 18-inch wheels, cloth upholstery, keyless entry and ignition, an 8-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay, a 6-speaker audio system, and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Optional features for the 2022 Explorer include 20-inch alloy wheels, a universal garage door opener, heated and ventilated front seats, leather upholstery, a heated steering wheel, a 14-speaker Bang & Olufsen sound system, a dual-pane moonroof, massaging front seats, a rear-seat entertainment system, adaptive LED headlights, and a quad exhaust system.

What safety can I gain with the 2022 Explorer?

We can't ignore one of the most important facets of any vehicle from Ford! We're, of course, talking about the kind of safety that you need to keep everyone in your life secure. That's why every 2022 model comes with Co-Pilot360 driver assistance, providing you with blind-spot monitoring and forward collision warning. You'll also find a comprehensive set of airbags, hill start assist, trailer sway control, and post-collision braking. Optional safety includes speed sign recognition, adaptive cruise control, and evasive steering assist.

2022 Ford Explorer for sale near me

As you can tell by now, Ford has done everything in their power to create an SUV that works for everyone. When you choose Competition Ford, you're getting a dealership that has your best interest in mind. We'll provide you with the best new inventory of Ford models around! Once you find the right Explorer, we'll work with you to make sure it offers you all of the features that you've been waiting for.

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