2023 Ford Explorer at Competition Ford

The 2023 Ford Explorer SUV helps you and your loved one's live life to the fullest by adapting to your needs, keeping you connected, and providing the capability to experience the world on your terms. The Ford Explorer traces its roots back to 1991, when the first generation arrived and lit the SUV market on fire. The 2023 Ford Explorer is an impressive third-row SUV that is totally capable of getting the job done, especially when the job is hauling a family and its gear. Keep reading to learn more about this outstanding SUV.

Iconically Styled and Smartly Designed

Roll With Style

With 20" 10-spoke aluminum wheels that feature a unique King Ranch center cap, the King Ranch makes a statement from the moment you arrive.

Powerfully Designed

The 2023 Ford Explorer ST model with the breathtaking 3.0L EcoBoost V6 engine is ready for the racetrack.

Make Your Own Tracks

Ready to Roam

Whether it's off or on the beaten path, the 2023 Ford Explorer Timberline is designed to handle your most epic outings with an 8.66" ground clearance.

Prepared for the Journey

The Intelligent 4wd optimizes the powertrain and braking systems allowing the vehicle to deliver the right amount of traction to match the driving conditions.

Interiors Designed to Adapt and Impress

12.3-Inch Digital Instrument Cluster

12.3-Inch Digital Instrument Cluster is a configurable driver information display that becomes standard at the ST level, adding to the high-tech ambiance. One of the modes is a Calm Screen, showing just the essentials to reduce driver distraction.


SYNC 3 with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility when equipped with the available voice-activated navigation system, offers enhanced voice recognition and a 10.1 LED touchscreen with swipe and pinch-to-zoom capability.

Take All You Need On Every Trip

B&O Sound System

The B&O Sound System by Bang & Olufsen comes standard with 12 Speakers, including a Subwoofer. A 980-watt B&O Sound System by Bang & Olufsen with 14 Speakers is also available.

Dual Second-Row Smart-Charging 

The days of taking turns to charge devices are over with the 2023 Ford Explorer's Dual Second-Row Smart-Charging USB Ports. Plus, the Explorer offers multiple powertrains, including 12V and 110 plugs.

2023 Ford Explorer Trim Levels


  • ActiveX Seating
  • 360-Degree Camera
  • Rear Parking Sensors


  • 360-Degree Camera
  • Unique Timberline Grille
  • TORSEN Limited-Slip Axle


  • Leather Seats
  • 3.3L Hybrid Engine
  • SYNC 3 W. 10.1 Screen


  • 3.0L EcoBoost V6
  • Unique ST Interior
  • SYNC 3 W. 10.1 Screen

King Ranch

  • 3.0L EcoBoost V6
  • Del Rio Leather Seats
  • Wheels w/ King Ranch Center Caps


  • Twin-Panel Moonroof
  • B&O Sound System
  • Tri-Diamond Leather Seats

Which engines are offered in the 2023 Ford Explorer?

With three powertrains to choose from, there is certainly a Ford Explorer for everyone. The standard engine is a turbocharged 2.3-liter 4-cylinder engine that makes 300 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque. A turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 developing 400 horsepower and 415 lb-ft of torque comes standard in the King Ranch, ST, and super-luxurious Platinum trims. Finally, suppose you're looking for a more fuel-efficient option. In that case, the hybrid Explorer pairs a naturally aspirated 3.3-liter V6 with an electric motor for a total of 318 horsepower. No matter which engine you choose, you will have a 10-speed automatic transmission.

How much cargo room is in the Explorer?

Easily keep up with whatever the day brings with an interior designed for active lifestyles thanks to the roomy interior of the 2023 Ford Explorer. The interior configuration of the Explorer goes from a 7-seat layout with a 3-person bench in the second row to a plush leather interior with second-row captain's chairs with an impressive 39 inches of legroom. In the third row, 32.2 inches of rear legroom and low-slung seat cushions make this space most suitable for all family members. In addition, cargo space goes from 18.2 cubic feet behind the third row to a maximum of 87.8 cubic feet.

Safety Systems of the Ford Explorer!

The 2023 Ford Explorer SUV has plenty of intelligent road trip-ready safety features. Ford Co-Pilot360 Technology helps you navigate increasingly distracting and busy streets. Ford's Co-Pilot360 driver assistance features forward collision warning and blind-spot monitoring. Ford's Blind Spot Information System can help detect and alert you to vehicles in your blind spot, while Cross-Traffic Alert can detect traffic behind you when you're slowly backing out of a parking spot or driveway. The Explorer also has trailer sway control, hill start assists, post-collision braking, and airbags.

Competition Ford has your next Ford Explorer!

Whether waiting for your vehicle to get serviced, picking up a part, or stopping by to check out your next new Ford Explorer, Competition Ford offers a wide range of amenities to enhance your experience here. We provide a vast selection of new and used vehicles, exceptional car care, and customer service with a smile. Our sales team is committed to delivering fantastic customer experiences. In addition, our dealership is your one-stop shop for an array of automotive needs. So, whether you are ready for a brand-new Ford model, want a used car, or need maintenance and repair services, Competition Ford is here to help.

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