New Ford Explorer SUVs in North Vernon, IN


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The Ford Explorer Adds Muscle In 2021 | For Sale In North Vernon, IN

The new Ford Explorer is a beautifully designed SUV that is very versatile. The new model adds a sleeker look and exciting performance. It really shines on the blacktop in the Seymour area, but it can easily transition to off-road fun. It comfortably seats seven with more than enough cargo space to handle the luggage necessary to transport a family from Greensburg to Madison. Sports equipment can be transported, with the addition of the optional roof racks that also improve the SUV's aesthetics.

Stylish and Functional Design

The new Explorer benefited from a youth movement in Ford's design choices. It now adds an extended wheelbase compared to last year's model and the grille is loaded with chrome accents that enhance the brightness of the headlamp casings. The LED headlamps and fog lights combined with the body-color grille give a fresh look to the new Explorer. The hood has indentations that subtly add to the vehicle's aerodynamics, perfect for acceleration on the blacktop near North Vernon, IN.

The sloping roof adds to the SUV's sportiness, but it also increases headroom for the front seating occupants. The Explorer's rear has a LED taillights and a rear door that lifts and closes, providing easy access to the cargo area. There is added ground clearance supported by 18-inch wheels with the option of 21-inch wheels on higher trims.

What's Inside The New Ford Explorer?

The design of the rear-wheel drive balances out the legroom for each of the three rows of seating. The seating format is configured as two passengers up front, three passengers in the second row, and two for the third row. The second-row bench can be adjusted for an increase in the legroom. Higher trims offer premium leather and stitching on the door panel. Massaging front seats are available on the Platinum trim, which also offers a 980-watt Bang & Olufsen stereo, a 10.1-inch vertical touchscreen, and much more!

The loadspace floor measures 48.1 inches wide. However, the standard cargo space comes in at 18.2 cubic feet that can expand to 87.8 cubic feet when the rear two rows are folded flat. The third row has the power-folding capability. Ford has adds a reversible cargo floor covering, carpet on one side and vinyl on the opposite side. The first two rows have heating controls.

Power and Performance

The new Explorer comes with a standard turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 300 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. It operates well with a 10-speed automatic transmission as a rear-wheel drive, with an all-wheel drive option. There is also a new hybrid that pairs an electric motor with a 3.3-liter V6 engine, producing 318 horsepower and 322 pound-feet of torque.

Higher trims offer a twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 engine that provides either 365 horsepower or 400 horsepower depending upon the trim. The base model Explorer offers an EPA-estimated 21 city and 28 highway MPG when traveling around Madison.

Tech and Safety Features

The base model Explorer comes with an eight-inch touchscreen that is smartphone capable. Sitting before the driver is a 6.5-inch color LCD driver information cluster on higher trims, which makes available driving instruments such as speed, transmission status, engine temperature, and more. Also, keyless entry and ignition are available too. The new Explorer offers Ford Co-Pilot360™ Assist+, Active Park Assist 2.0, Reverse Brake Assist, and adaptive headlights on higher trims.

Test Drive The 2021 Ford Explorer in North Vernon, IN

The new Ford Explorer is a powerful and well-appointed SUV. Its unique design and driving aids promote it to travel further and more efficiently. Simple drives around the Seymour area keep Explorer lovers in awe. So, contact our sales team and schedule a test drive today!

  1. Garlitch Ford

    2795 Highway 7
    North Vernon, IN 47265

    • Sales: (812) 346-6800
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