Elevate to a New Level in a 2019 Ford Explorer


The beach is calling… and the mountains, and the woods. No matter where you want to go, the 2019 Ford Explorer can take you there in style. With towing capacity of up to 5,000 lbs, you can take six friends and your favorite toys also.

Design of the Ford Explorer

The 2019 Ford Explorer has delivered capability and versatility for almost 3 decades. Fine seating for up to seven people is offered in a wide range of durable and fabrics and refined leather trims.

With a wide choice of engine options power is not optional, and advanced technology offers driver-assist features like Adaptive Cruise Control and Forward Collision Warning with brake support. Intelligent 4WD is optimized with the Terrain Management System so you can go anywhere, on-road and off, with dependable ease.

AdvanceTrac Roll Stability Control adds pronounced vehicle stability in many conditions by selectively applying individual brakes and changing engine power to keep the vehicle firmly on the road. 

SYNC 3 voice-activated technology with smart-charging USB ports and 4G LTE wi-fi hotspot mean you’re connected and aware every moment you’re behind the wheel.

Interior of the Ford Explorer

You’ll feel in command at the wheel of the 2019 Ford Explorer. From the moment you get in, you’ll notice that every detail of the cabin has been thought out to optimize the experience for driver and passengers alike.

Your cockpit is fully customizable with a 10-way power drivers seat, power tilt/telescoping steering column, and power adjustable pedals. Find your perfect driving settings again and again with memory buttons that store and recall setting for each adjustment.

Once you’re comfortable, a quick look around the cabin will reveal a spacious interior with smooth surfaces that are unimposing and create a clean and uncluttered control area. Polished wood accents the steering wheel and dash, while driver controls are embedded in the steering wheel.There’s lots of storage areas throughout the vehicle, and the second and third row 60/40 seats fold flat to create even more storage. With all seats occupied, the vehicle can carry up to 21 cu. Ft. of material, with seats folded that increases to 81.7 cu. Ft. of storage space.

Engines and Drive of the Ford Explorer

Three engine options offer the perfect mix of power, economy or towing capacity, depending on what suites your lifestyle and ambitions. The 3.5 L Ti-VCT V6 is matched to a six-speed SelectShift automatic transition standard with all engines. Twin independent variable camshaft timing (Ti-VCT) allows intake and exhaust valves to adjust independently to optimize performance at every moment.The engine produces 290 HP at 6,500 rpm.

Also available is a 2.3 L EcoBoost twin-scroll turbosharged, direct injection engine. It has quick turbine spin-up for responsive acceleration and can tow up to 3,000 lbs. The engine puts out 280 HP at 5,600 RPM and 310 lb-ft of torque at 3,000 RPM.

The 3.5 L EcoBoost offers best-in-class V6 power at 365 horsepower. It combines twin turbochargers with direct injection technology to create a responsive V6 that empowers a new level of performance. 4WD offers 16mpg in city driving, and 22mpg on the highway.

Trim Levels for the Ford Explorer

The vehicle comes as Explorer, XLT, Limited, Sport and Platinum.

The Explorer comes with a 4.2” LCD screen, 8-way power drivers eat, 6 speaker audio system, chrome liftgate, front wheel drive, 18” all season tires, power heated sideview mirrors with blind spot mirrors, SecuriLock Passive Anti-Theft System, and SYNC SYNCinfotainment system.

The XLT adds 10-way power drivers seat, body colour door handles, heavy-duty front brake calipers, intelligent access with push button start, leather wrapped steering wheel, perimeter alarm, reverse sensing system, SecuriCode invisible keypad, silver mesh grille, and silver roof rack.

Another step up is the Limited, with an additional 1st row 10-way power heated and cooled seats, 2nd row heated outboard seats, 3rd row power fold seats, 390 watt Sony Audio System, ambient lighting, auto-dimming rear view mirror, Blind Spot Information System with Cross-Traffic Alert, chrome door handles and roof rack, dual 4.2 inch LCD screens in instrument cluster, dual zone automatic temperature control, 4G lTE wi-fi hotspot, forward sensing system and 180 degree camera, hands-free lift gate, heated steering wheel, heavy duty brake calipers, LED lighting and fog lamps, satin-chrome and Rosewood film instrument panel, 20” tires, power folding and power heated side view mirrors with LED turn signals integrated, remote start system, SYNC 3 with 8” lCD touchscreen, universal garage door opener, and voice activated Navigation System.

The Sport offers even more, with 1st row 10-way power heated seats, blackout treatment on headlights and tail lamps, Quad exhaust tips, Class III Trailer Tow Package, gloss black grille and other embellishments, Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management and Hill Decent Control, sport tuned suspension, and steering wheel mounted paddle shifters.

Platinum offers top-of-the-line additions including 1st row heated and cooled multicolour seats with active motion massage and drivers seat memory, 2nd row heated outboard seats, 500 watt Sony audio system, all-digital instrument cluster, ambient lighting, black leather wrapped heated steering wheel with wood accent, Active Park Assist with parallel park, park out assist and more, Ford Safe and Smart Package, front 180 degree camera with split view, inflatable safety belts, leather wrapped instrument panel top and other areas, Aluminum embellishments, power adjustable pedals with memory, power folding and heated side view mirrors with turn signals embedded, power tilt/telescoping steering column, remote control 1st row windows and moon roof, satin chrome grille, roof rack and side rails and more, twin panel moon roof, and universal garage door opener.

To take a closer, first hand look at the 2019 Ford Explorer, come on into Strathmore Ford at 1040 – Westridge Road, where we have big deals and small town feels. You can also give us a call at (403) 934-2100 and we’ll be happy to answer all your questions. You can even book a test drive online, right now!

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