2022 Ford Explorer

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EPA-Est. MPG City/Hwy1

20/28

Seating for

7

Vehicle Comparison

 2022 Ford Explorer2022 Kia Telluride
Engine power400 hp @ 5,500 rpm291 hp @ 6,600 rpm
Engine torque415 ft-lbs. @ 3,500 rpm262 ft-lbs. @ 5,200 rpm
Engine displacement3.0 l3.8 l
Engine configurationV6V6
Transmission10-speed shiftable automatic8-speed automatic
Tire size255/55R20245/60R18
Length198.8 in.196.9 in.

The Ultimate Exploration Vehicle

The 2022 Ford Explorer is primed for modern-day exploration. Its adjustable interior offers space and comfort for the whole family. And it helps you make the most of every experience with connected technology and an athletic build that's ready for whatever lies ahead.

Made for the Hustle and Bustle

Whether you're running the kids to soccer practice or gearing up for any other adventure, the 2022 Ford Explorer has the comfort you want and the capability. With seating for up to seven and an available Cargo Management System, there's room for everyone and all of their gear. *

*Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and weight distribution.

Whatever You Do, Do It in Style.

The power and driving dynamics of the 2022 Explorer SUV come wrapped in an eye-catching design that boasts authentic comfort and style. And because it was built for the active lifestyle, you can also expect an interior space that accommodates the kids, the dog, the sports equipment, camping gear and just about anything else you may need on the road to exploration.

Adventure Awaits

Explorer helps you make the most of your next big adventure with a rear-wheel-drive platform and your choice of four powerful engines. For additional traction, there's available Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System™ and seven selectable drive modes. And with the ability to tow a maximum of 5,600 lbs.,* you won't be slowed down, not even with a hefty camper in tow.

*Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers. When equipped with a 3.0L EcoBoost® engine with Class IV Trailer Tow Package.

Towing and Trailer Sway Control

Building on AdvanceTrac™ with RSC® (Roll Stability Control™), the standard trailer sway control selectively brakes and adjusts engine power to maintain trailer control.2 The result is stability and control, even when towing large loads. When properly equipped, the Explorer can tow up to 5,600 lbs. * The Class IV Trailer Tow Package is available with the 2.3L and 3.0L EcoBoost® engines and 3.3L hybrid engine.

*Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers.

Prepared for the Journey

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

Always consult the Owner's Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty and use appropriate safety gear.

Intelligent 4WD With Terrain Management System™

The standard Terrain Management System™ can help you tackle any adventure. Available Intelligent 4WD comes with seven selectable drive modes, accessed through a single easy-to-use dial in the center console. Normal, Trail, Deep Snow/Sand, Slippery, Sport, Tow/Haul and Eco mode that each come with special 3D animated graphics in the available 12.3" digital cluster. Plus, Hill Descent Control™ helps control braking and speed on steep grades.3 And with Intelligent 4WD, there's also the added benefit of enhanced control on your day-to-day commute, especially when conditions are rough. *

*Always consult the Owner's Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty, and use appropriate safety gear.

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. The added benefit of an available wireless charging pad* gives you a reason to keep your phone on standby while you enjoy some time away in your personal sanctuary.

*Available Qi wireless charging may not be compatible with all mobile phones.

FordPass™ Connect with 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot

The available SYNC® 3 voice-activated technology system offers FordPass™ Connect with Wi-Fi hotspot.5 You can access Wi-Fi connections through the SYNC® 3 touchscreen.9 With it, you can manage your data usage through the FordPass™ App.164 The 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot powered by AT&T allows up to 10 devices to connect so you and your passengers can stay in touch wherever the road takes you. Also, you can get out and stretch your legs because you'll stay connected up to 50 feet from the vehicle. And you won't have to turn your phone into a hotspot and burn through your data or your phone's battery.

Available Wireless Charging*

The available wireless charging pad can charge a smartphone without plugging it in. * Conveniently located inside the console or the armrest, depending on the vehicle, the wireless charging pad lets you charge a wide range of compatible devices. Simply place a smartphone on the pad, which automatically senses the type of device and starts charging it.

*Available Qi wireless charging may not be compatible with all mobile phones.

B&O® Sound System by Bang & Olufsen®

Enjoy the ride with the B&O® Sound System by Bang & Olufsen®. With this available 12-speaker system you can get off to an exciting start, appease a car full of kids or simply wind down with your favorite tunes at the end of a long day. If you want to turn it up a notch, there's also the option of a booming 980-watt, 14-speaker system, available with the Premium Technology Package.

Rugged Good Looks, Inside and Out.

Timberline

The rugged exterior styling of the 2022 Ford Explorer Timberline edition offers improved ground clearance and steel underbody skid plates to provide the foundation to tackle your adventures. Inside, features like Deep Cyprus ActiveX™ Seating Material with Heathered Cloth Insert, heated front and rear seats, Deep Tangerine Stitching and a unique Timberline Logo and a leather-wrapped, heated steering wheel will keep you comfortable for the whole trip.

Vehicle image shown with optional equipment.

Explorer ST-Line

The all-new 2022 Ford Explorer ST-Line is defined by performance-inspired design and state-of-the-art tech. With its 300-hp engine, bold styling, B&O® sound system and full suite of Driver-assist Technology, you'll feel as smart as the ST-Line performs wherever your adventures take you.

BANG & OLUFSEN® 2021 and B&O® 2021. BANG & OLUFSEN™ and B&O™ are registered trademarks of Bang & Olufsen Group. Licensed by Harman Becker Automotive Systems Manufacturing Kft. All rights reserved.

King Ranch®

The authentic Southwestern feel and detail bring a rugged luxury that the King Ranch® is known for. The interior offers 85 square feet of Mesa Del Rio heated leather seating surfaces, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and a B&O® Sound System by Bang & Olufsen® , with 12 speakers, including subwoofer, enhances the sophistication. And with a 400-hp V6 EcoBoost® engine that tows up to 5,600 lbs.,* the King Ranch model delivers when it counts.

Horsepower and torque ratings based on premium fuel per SAE J1349® standard. Your results may vary.
*When equipped with Class IV Heavy-Duty Trailer Tow Package.

Ford Explorer ST

Buying a 2022 Ford Explorer ST makes you eligible for a complimentary, one-of-a-kind driving adventure from Ford: The Ford Performance Racing School ST SUV Experience. Whether you pick Utah's Park City, or Asheville, N.C. as your venue, instructors will coach you and a guest on how to get the most from the SUV's technology and track-inspired performance.

Hybrid

The Ford Explorer Limited Hybrid and Platinum Hybrid are the only hybrid models in their class that can tow a maximum of 5,000 pounds, and they're also fully off-road capable. The rear-wheel-drive model with the available 3.3L Hybrid engine also means you'll spend less time refueling and more time on the open road.

*Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers.

Platinum

The Platinum is the pinnacle of Explorer and delivers a luxury experience for the customer who demands the best. The exclusive interior and refined 3.0L V6 EcoBoost engine provide an unsurpassed 1st class experience.

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.

Capability Drives Experience

The 2022 Ford Explorer is ready for adventure, thanks to an array of capability-enhancing features. From RWD and a 10-speed transmission to the available 3.0L EcoBoost® engine and available Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System™ , the Explorer is prepared for the road ahead.

Bring Your Gear Along For the Ride

With an impressive 5,300 lbs of towing*, you can be sure that no gear will be left behind. Explorer Timberline shown with available Outfitters Yakima® MegaWarrior roof basket.

*Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories, and number of passengers. Claim based on 2.3L EcoBoost® with available Class IV Trailer Tow Package.

Increased Ground Clearance

Wherever your adventures take you,* the 2022 Ford Explorer has a standard 8.7" ground clearance.

*Always consult the Owner's Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty, and use appropriate safety gear.

Unique Wheel Badging

The 2022 Timberline edition features unique 18" High Glass Black Painted Aluminum wheels with laser-etched timberline logo and, Bridgestone Dueler P265/65R-18 all-terrain tires. *

*Always consult the Owner's Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty, and use appropriate safety gear.

Off-Road Ready

Steel skid plates on the front, rear and underbody provide an extra layer of protection and the 3.58 TORSEN® Limited-Slip Rear differential offers additional capability when you're spending quality time off-road. *

*Always consult the Owner's Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty, and use appropriate safety gear. TORSEN® is a registered trademark of JTEKT Corporation.

Unique Tow Hook Badging

The front tow hooks on the 2022 Ford Explorer Timberline edition feature unique badging, orange color and are rated up to 150% of gross vehicle weight. *

*Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers. When equipped with a 2.3L EcoBoost® engine with available Class IV Trailer Tow Package.

Tackle Almost Anything

With the available dealer-installed light-performance off-road kit, the 2022 Ford Explorer Timberline becomes even more capable of tackling your adventures.

Always consult the Owner's Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty, and use appropriate safety gear.

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    504 S Mccoy St
    Granville, IL 61326

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