The Ford Explorer at Key Ford of York

Ford's family-friendly SUV has been completely redesigned for the new model year, and it's better than ever before. The Explorer promises gains in performance, style, comfort, and much more. If you're on the market for a well-rounded mid-size SUV with serious capability and family-friendly dimensions, this one is certainly worth a second look.

Engines and Performance

Some major performance and capability changes arrive for the new Explorer. Particularly noteworthy is the shift from the previous generation's front-wheel driver architecture to the new model's rear-wheel drive design. Ford opted for this change in an effort to improve handling and towing capacity.

Several engine choices are available as well, each one yielding different power outputs and towing capacities.

  • The base 2.3-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine makes 300 horsepower and can tow up to 5,300 pounds. 
  • The 3.0-liter EcoBoost V6 engine makes 365 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque in the Explorer Platinum. In the Explorer ST, the engine makes 400 horsepower and 415 pound-feet of torque.

Discover the Ford Explorer's Diverse Trim Levels

Wherever you're going in the York area, driving there should be fun. With a 2021 Ford Explorer, you can enjoy fantastic performance with decadent interior luxury and seating for up to seven passengers. When you take control of a 2021 Ford Explorer, you will love the feeling of riding in style and in comfort with this large SUV.

The 2021 Ford Explorer comes in a total of seven distinct trims, each with its own unique style, performance, and features.

2021 Ford Explorer

The 2021 Ford Explorer base trim provides Newington drivers with excellent performance from the 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine, cloth seating surfaces, and Ford Co-Pilot360™ technology. Portsmouth drivers can choose between either Rear-Wheel Drive or Intelligent Four-Wheel Drive for their drivetrain.

2021 Ford Explorer XLT

The 2021 Ford Explorer XLT trim ups the luxury with first-row heated seats, unique cloth seating surfaces, second-row bucket seats, and a second-row console. In addition to that, Wells drivers can equip this trim with available ActiveX Seating Material.

2021 Ford Explorer Limited

With the 2021 Ford Explorer Limited, you can have access to even more luxury features, including second-row heated captain's seats, leather seating surfaces with micro-perforation and accent stitching, and third-row 50/50 split-fold bench seating. In addition to that, the 2021 Ford Explorer Limited comes standard with the advanced B&O™ Sound System.

2021 Ford Explorer Timberline

The Ford Explorer Timberline will make sure that you're ready for adventure with an enhanced exterior design. With the Timberline trim, you can enjoy 18-inch High Gloss Black-Painted Aluminum with Laser-etched Timberline Logo, a unique grille, and the Class III Trailer Tow Package.

2021 Ford Explorer ST

The 2021 Ford Explorer ST comes with plenty of great features, including the advanced Forward Sensing System, a unique sport-tuned independent Front and Rear Suspension, and the ST interior. And with the 2021 Ford Explorer ST, you can enjoy incredible performance thanks to the 3.0-liter EcoBoost engine.

2021 Ford Explorer King Ranch®

Take control of the 2021 Ford Explorer King Ranch® to enjoy incredible luxury with the PowerFold® third-row seating, Del Rio Leather seating, and a head-turning exterior design.

2021 Ford Explorer Platinum

With the 2021 Ford Explorer Platinum, you can enjoy incredible performance with the athletic 3.0-liter EcoBoost engine, which can deliver 400 horsepower and 415 pound-feet of torque. Also, the 2021 Ford Explorer Platinum comes with the Tri-Diamond Perforated Leather Seating Surfaces with Accent Stitching.