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2021 Ford Explorer Rebates and Incentives

Prices and Incentives

Dealer Price:
$32,225 - $54,480

Dealer Invoice:
$31,258 - $52,301

Incentives:

2021 Explorer
{"2021":"Base, Limited, Platinum, ST, XLT","2020":"Base, Limited, Platinum, ST, XLT"}
Financing Incentive: 4.9%
    plus $1250 bonus cash
Expiration Date: 03/31/2021 - Resource: ford.com 01/14/2021
Available Incentives by Model Year
2021 Ford Explorer
Incentives Financing Incentive: 4.9%
    plus $1250 bonus cash
Expiration Date: 03/31/2021 - Resource: ford.com 01/14/2021
Body Styles 2021 Explorer
Base, Limited, Platinum, ST, XLT
2020 Ford Explorer
Incentives Cash Incentive: $3500 or financing
    plus $2000 bonus cash
Financing Incentive: 0.0% to 3.9%
    plus $2750 bonus cash
Expiration Date: 03/31/2021 - Resource: ford.com 01/14/2021
Body Styles 2020 Explorer
Base, Limited, Platinum, ST, XLT
2021 Ford Explorer Review

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Warranty Information
Basic: 3 Years/36,000 Miles
Recalls Issued
US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 20V788000
Mfg's Report Date DEC 16, 2020
Component ENGINE
Number of Units Affected 1405
Summary Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2020-2021 Explorer and Lincoln Aviator vehicles. The right hand motor mount fasteners may have been incorrectly tightened, and may loosen over time.
Consequence With a loose motor mount, motor vibration may cause the axle to disconnect from the engine and could result in loss of power, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy Ford will notify owners, and dealers will remove and replace the right hand motor mount fasteners, free of charge. The recall began February 3, 2021. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 20S72.
Manufacturer Recall Number 20S72

2021 Ford Explorer Models & Prices

2021 Ford Explorer Base
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
Base RWD $32,225 $31,258 $510 / Month*
Base 4WD $34,225 $33,198 $541 / Month*

2021 Ford Explorer XLT
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
XLT RWD $34,000 $32,640 $532 / Month*
XLT 4WD $36,000 $34,560 $563 / Month*

2021 Ford Explorer Limited
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
Limited RWD $45,005 $43,205 $704 / Month*
Limited 4WD $47,005 $45,125 $735 / Month*

2021 Ford Explorer ST
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
ST 4WD $52,605 $50,501 $823 / Month*

2021 Ford Explorer Platinum
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
Platinum 4WD $54,480 $52,301 $852 / Month*

2021 Ford Explorer Features and Standard Equipment

EXTERIOR Features
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Autolamp Auto On/Off Aero-Composite Led Low/High Beam Auto High-Beam Daytime Running Lights Preference Setting Headlamps w/Delay-Off  
Autolamp Auto On/Off Aero-Composite Led Low/High Beam Directionally Adaptive Auto High-Beam Daytime Running Lights Preference Setting Headlamps w/Delay-Off        
Black Bodyside Cladding and Black Wheel Well Trim        
Black Bodyside Insert, Black Bodyside Cladding and Black Wheel Well Trim        
Black Door Handles        
Black Grille      
Black Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Driver Auto Dimming, Power Folding and Turn Signal Indicator      
Black Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding        
Black Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Power Folding and Turn Signal Indicator        
Black Power Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding        
Black Rear Bumper    
Black Rear Bumper w/Black Bumper Insert        
Black Rear Bumper w/Metal-Look Bumper Insert        
Body-Colored Door Handles      
Body-Colored Front Bumper      
Body-Colored Front Bumper w/Black Bumper Insert        
Body-Colored Front Bumper w/Metal-Look Bumper Insert      
Chrome Bodyside Insert, Black Bodyside Cladding and Black Wheel Well Trim      
Chrome Door Handles        
Chrome Side Windows Trim, Black Front Windshield Trim and Black Rear Window Trim
Clearcoat Paint
Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo    
Deep Tinted Glass
Fixed Rear Window w/Fixed Interval Wiper, Heated Wiper Park and Defroster
Front Fog Lamps    
Galvanized Steel/Aluminum Panels
Grille w/Chrome Bar        
Laminated Glass    
LED Brakelights
Lip Spoiler
Metal-Look Bodyside Insert, Black Bodyside Cladding and Black Wheel Well Trim        
Metal-Look Door Handles        
Metal-Look Grille        
Metal-Look Grille w/Chrome Surround        
Perimeter/Approach Lights  
Power Liftgate Rear Cargo Access
Roof Rack Rails Only    
Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo      
Speed Sensitive Rain Detecting Variable Intermittent Wipers    
Speed Sensitive Variable Intermittent Wipers      
Steel Spare Wheel
Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Included w/Power Door Locks
Tires: P255/55R20 AS BSW      
Tires: P255/65R18 AS BSW -inc: mini spare      
Tires: P275/45R21 AS BSW        
Wheels: 18" 5-Spoke Sparkle Silver-Painted Alum        
Wheels: 18" Painted Aluminum        
Wheels: 20" Machined Aluminum w/Painted Pockets        
Wheels: 20" Premium Painted Aluminum        
Wheels: 21" Bright Machined-Face Aluminum -inc: luster nickel painted pockets        
INTERIOR Features
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
1st Row Heated Seats        
2 Seatback Storage Pockets
3 12V DC Power Outlets      
3 12V DC Power Outlets and 1 120V AC Power Outlet      
35-30-35 Folding Bench Front Facing Manual Reclining Fold Forward Seatback Cloth Rear Seat w/Manual Fore/Aft        
4 12V DC Power Outlets      
5 12V DC Power Outlets        
6-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Power 2-Way Lumbar Support        
8-Way Driver Seat  
Air Filtration
Analog Appearance        
Bucket Folding Captain Front Facing Heated Manual Reclining Fold Forward Seatback Leather Rear Seat w/Manual Fore/Aft    
Bucket Folding Captain Front Facing Manual Reclining Fold Forward Seatback Premium Cloth Rear Seat w/Manual Fore/Aft        
Cargo Area Concealed Storage
Cargo Features -inc: Cargo Tray/Organizer      
Cargo Space Lights
Carpet Floor Trim
Cloth Captain's Chairs -inc: 8-way power driver's seat w/power function for tilt and recline, 4-way manual front passenger seat w/fore/aft and recline and 2-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints        
Cloth Door Trim Insert      
Compass
Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls
Day-Night Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror    
Day-Night Rearview Mirror      
Delayed Accessory Power
Digital/Analog Appearance  
Distance Pacing w/Traffic Stop-Go    
Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors w/Driver And Passenger Illumination, Driver And Passenger Auxiliary Mirror
Driver Foot Rest
Driver Seat        
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting
Fixed 50-50 Bench Cloth 3rd Row Seat Front, Manual Fold Into Floor, 2 Manual and Adjustable Head Restraints        
Fixed 50-50 Bench Leather 3rd Row Seat Front, Manual Fold Into Floor, 2 Manual and Adjustable Head Restraints        
Fixed 50-50 Bench Leather 3rd Row Seat Front, Power Fold Into Floor, 2 Manual and Adjustable Head Restraints      
Fixed 50-50 Bench Premium Cloth 3rd Row Seat Front, Manual Fold Into Floor, 2 Manual and Adjustable Head Restraints        
FOB Controls -inc: Cargo Access
FordPass Connect -inc: 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot connects up to 10 devices w/wireless data trial that begins upon AT&T activation and expires at the end of 3 months or when 3GB of data is used, whichever comes first, but cannot extend beyond the trial subscription period for remote features, To activate, go to www.att.com/ford), remotely start, lock and unlock vehicle, schedule specific times to remotely start vehicle, locate parked vehicle and check vehicle status (FordPass Connect, the Ford Pass App, and Complimentary Connected Services are required for remote features (see FordPass terms for details), Connected Service and features depend on compatible AT&T network availability, Evolving technology/cellular networks/vehicle capability may limit functionality and prevent operation of connected features, Connected services excludes Wi-Fi hotspot.), Note: Ford Telematics and data services prep included for fleet only: FordPass Connect 4G Wi-Fi modem provides data to support telematics and data services including but not limited to vehicle location, speed, idle time, fuel, vehicle diagnostics and maintenance alerts, Device enables telematics services through Ford or authorized providers, Activate at www.fleet.ford.com or call 833-FCS-Ford, (833-327-3673)
Front And Rear Map Lights
Front Center Armrest        
Front Center Armrest and Rear Seat Mounted Armrest Outboard Only  
Front Cupholder
Full Carpet Floor Covering -inc: Carpet Front And Rear Floor Mats
Full Cloth Headliner
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 5 12V DC Power Outlets        
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage, Rear Console w/Storage and 4 12V DC Power Outlets      
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage, Rear Console w/Storage, 3 12V DC Power Outlets and 1 120V AC Power Outlet      
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Oil Level, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer
Heated Leather/Genuine Wood Steering Wheel        
Heated Leather/Metal-Look Steering Wheel        
HomeLink Garage Door Transmitter    
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts and Headliner/Pillar Ducts
Interior Trim -inc: Metal-Look/Piano Black Instrument Panel Insert, Metal-Look/Piano Black Door Panel Insert, Piano Black Console Insert and Chrome/Metal-Look Interior Accents  
Interior Trim -inc: Metal-Look/Piano Black Instrument Panel Insert, Metal-Look/Piano Black Door Panel Insert, Piano Black Console Insert, Chrome/Metal-Look Interior Accents and Leather Upholstered Dashboard        
Keypad  
Leather Door Trim Insert        
Leather Heated/Ventilated Captain's Chairs -inc: micro perforation and accent stitching, 10-way power driver's seat, power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 8-way power front passenger seat w/power function for lumbar and recline and 4-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints (2-way up/down when dual-headrest rear seat entertainment system (50S) is ordered)        
Leather Htd/Ventilated Sport Captain's Chairs -inc: micro perforation and city silver accent stitching and ST logo, 10-way power driver's seat w/memory, power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 8-way power front passenger seat w/power function for lumbar and recline and 4-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints (2-way up/down when dual-headrest rear seat entertainment system (50S) is ordered)        
Leather Htd/Ventilated Sport Captain's Chairs -inc: tri-diamond perforation w/accent stitching, Platinum branded embroidery, 10-way power driver's seat w/memory, power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 8-way power front passenger seat w/power function for lumbar and recline, 4-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints (2-way up/down when dual-headrest rear seat entertainment system (50S) is ordered) and E-Z entry activated through the power-assist fold feature        
Leather/Metal-Look Steering Wheel        
Leatherette Door Trim Insert      
Locking Glove Box
Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints
Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column    
Memory Settings -inc: Door Mirrors and Steering Wheel      
Outside Temp Gauge
Passenger Seat  
Perimeter Alarm  
Power 1st Row Windows w/Driver And Passenger 1-Touch Up/Down
Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature
Power Rear Windows and Fixed 3rd Row Windows      
Power Rear Windows, Fixed 3rd Row Windows and w/Manual Sun Blinds    
Power Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column      
Proximity Key For Doors And Push Button Start  
Rear Cupholder
Rear HVAC w/Separate Controls
Redundant Digital Speedometer
Remote Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, Illuminated Entry, Illuminated Ignition Switch and Panic Button  
Remote Releases -Inc: Power Cargo Access    
Remote Releases -Inc: Proximity Cargo Access      
Seats w/Cloth Back Material      
Seats w/Leatherette Back Material    
Securilock Anti-Theft Ignition (pats) Engine Immobilizer
Sport Heated Leather/Metal-Look Steering Wheel        
Systems Monitor
Trip Computer
Trunk/Hatch Auto-Latch
Unique Cloth Captain's Chairs -inc: 10-way power driver's seat w/power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 4-way power front passenger seat w/fore/aft and manual recline and 2-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints        
Voice Activated Dual Zone Front Automatic Air Conditioning
Voice-Activated Touchscreen Navigation System -inc: pinch-to-zoom capability, SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link, Note: SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link includes a 5-year prepaid subscription, SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link service is not available in Alaska or Hawaii, After your trial period ends, Sirius XM audio and data services each require a subscription sold separately, or as a package, by SiriusXM Radio Inc, See SiriusXM customer agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com, All fees and programming subject to change, Trial subscriptions not available in Alaska and Hawaii    
MECHANICAL Features
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
18.6 Gal. Fuel Tank
3.31 Non-Limited-Slip Axle Ratio        
3.58 Non-Limited-Slip Rear Axle Ratio  
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist, Hill Descent Control, Hill Hold Control and Electric Parking Brake
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist, Hill Hold Control and Electric Parking Brake    
50 State Emissions System Flexible Fuel Vehicle (FFV) system is standard equipment for vehicles with the 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 FFV engine.
Auto Locking Hubs
Automatic Full-Time Four-Wheel Drive
Battery w/Run Down Protection
Class III Towing Equipment -inc: Hitch and Trailer Sway Control      
Dual Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher      
Electric Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine: 2.3L EcoBoost I-4 -inc: auto start-stop technology    
Engine: 3.0L EcoBoost V6 -inc: auto start-stop technology      
Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers
GVWR: 6,160 lbs
GVWR: TBD    
Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs
Quasi-Dual Stainless Steel Exhaust      
Quasi-Dual Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher        
Rear-Wheel Drive    
Regenerative Alternator
SelectShift Capability w/Paddle Shifters      
Sport Tuned Suspension        
Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs
Towing Equipment -inc: Trailer Sway Control    
Trailer Wiring Harness      
Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode
Transmission: 10-Speed Automatic
SAFETY Features
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
ABS And Driveline Traction Control    
AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control Electronic Stability Control (ESC) And Roll Stability Control (RSC)
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Back-Up Camera w/Washer
Driver And Passenger Knee Airbag
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Ford Co-Pilot360 - Active Park Assist 2.0 Automated Parking Sensors      
Ford Co-Pilot360 - BLIS (Blind Spot Information System) Blind Spot
Ford Co-Pilot360 - Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection      
Ford Co-Pilot360 - Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection and Cross-Traffic Alert    
Forward and Reverse Sensing System Front And Rear Parking Sensors        
Front Camera w/Washer    
Lane Keeping Alert Lane Departure Warning
Lane Keeping Alert Lane Keeping Assist
Left Side Camera    
Mykey System -inc: Top Speed Limiter, Audio Volume Limiter, Early Low Fuel Warning, Programmable Sound Chimes and Beltminder w/Audio Mute
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Height Adjusters and Pretensioners  
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners        
Rear Child Safety Locks
Reverse Sensing System Rear Parking Sensors      
Right Side Camera    
Safety Canopy System Curtain 1st, 2nd And 3rd Row Airbags
Side Impact Beams
Terrain Management System ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning
ENTERTAINMENT Features
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
2 LCD Monitors In The Front
Bluetooth Wireless Phone Connectivity
Digital Signal Processor    
Integrated Roof Antenna
Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock, Steering Wheel Controls and Internal Memory      
Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock, Steering Wheel Controls, Radio Data System and Internal Memory    
Radio: AM/FM Stereo -inc: MP3 capability, 6 speakers, speed-compensated volume and SiriusXM radio w/a 3 month prepaid subscription, Service is not available in Alaska and Hawaii SiriusXM audio and data services each require a subscription sold separately, or as a package, by Sirius XM radio inc. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349. See SiriusXM customer agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. All fees and programming.      
Radio: B&O Sound System by Bang & Olufsen -inc: MP3 capability, 12 speakers, HD Radio, speed-compensated volume and SiriusXM radio w/a 3 month prepaid subscription, Service is not available in Alaska and Hawaii SiriusXM audio and data services each require a subscription sold separately, or as a package, by Sirius XM radio inc. If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349. See SiriusXM customer agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. All fees and programming.    
Regular Amplifier    
Streaming Audio
SYNC 3 Communications & Entertainment System -inc: enhanced voice recognition, 8" LCD capacitive touchscreen in center stack w/swipe capability, AppLink, 911 Assist, Apple Car Play and Android Auto compatibility and 1 smart-charging multimedia USB port in the media hub,

2021 Ford Explorer Options and Addition Equipment

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT Options
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
2ND ROW 35/30/35 BENCH W/E-Z ENTRY & ARMREST -inc: E-Z entry is manually activated        
2ND ROW 35/30/35 BENCH W/E-Z ENTRY & ARMREST -inc: E-Z entry is manually activated Deletes power-assist fold.    
BLACK ROOF-RACK SIDE RAILS        
CARGO AREA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM -inc: cargo net, cargo well rubber mat and reversible load floor  
CLASS III TRAILER TOW PACKAGE -inc: cargo area management system        
CLASS III TRAILER TOW PACKAGE -inc: cargo area management system w/o 310A-inc: SelectShift Capability w/Paddle Shifters        
CLASS III TRAILER TOW PACKAGE -inc: cargo area management system, SelectShift Capability w/Paddle Shifters        
COV REQUIRED *PRICE TO FOLLOW*
DUAL-HEADREST REAR SEAT ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM -inc: 2-way up/down manually adjustable driver and front-passenger head restraints    
DUAL-HEADREST REAR SEAT ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM -inc: 2-way up/down manually adjustable driver and front-passenger head restraints Custom accessories, pre-installed.        
ENGINE BLOCK HEATER
FORD CO-PILOT360 ASSIST+ -inc: Speed Sign Recognition, Voice-Activated Touchscreen Navigation System, pinch-to-zoom capability, SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link, Note: SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link includes a 5-year prepaid subscription, SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link service is not available in Alaska or Hawaii, After your trial period ends, Sirius XM audio and data services each require a subscription sold separately, or as a package, by SiriusXM Radio Inc, See SiriusXM customer agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com, All fees and programming subject to change, Trial subscriptions not available in Alaska and Hawaii, Evasive Steering Assist, Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control, stop-and-go and lane centering        
FRONT & SECOND ROW FLOOR LINERS (16A) -inc: Deletes standard black carpet floor mats    
FRONT & SECOND ROW FLOOR LINERS (16B) -inc: standard black carpet floor mats
FRONT LICENSE PLATE BRACKET Standard in states requiring 2 license plates and optional to all others.
PREMIUM TECHNOLOGY PACKAGE -inc: 10.1" LCD Capacitive Portrait Touchscreen, Located in center stack w/swipe and pinch-to-zoom capability, 2 Additional Speakers, 980 watt      
PRICED DORA
ST HIGH-PERFORMANCE PACK -inc: Wheels: 21" Aluminum, Tires: P275/45R21 AS BSW, Performance Front & Rear Brakes, red painted brake calipers, Brake pads are shipped separately for dealer installation        
ST STREET PACK -inc: Wheels: 21" Aluminum, Tires: P275/45R21 AS BSW, Performance Front & Rear Brakes, red painted brake calipers        
TWIN PANEL MOONROOF        
TWIN PANEL MOONROOF -inc: remote control front windows (opens front windows from outside of the vehicle via the key fob)    
XLT SPORT APPEARANCE PACKAGE -inc: carbonized gray-painted grille bars and mesh insert, liftgate applique, lower body side cladding insert, skid plate elements, dual-chrome exhaust tips, carbonized gray EXPLORER badge on hood, EXPLORER unique branded front floor mats, stretch diamond instrument panel appliques, light slate seats w/medium slate contrast stitching in all rows and unique door-trim panel insert w/contrast stitching, Wheels: 20" 10-Spoke Carbonized Gray-Painted, Tires: P255/55R20 AS BSW        
AXLE RATIO Options
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
3.58 NON-LIMITED-SLIP REAR AXLE RATIO (STD)        
3.73 NON-LIMITED-SLIP AXLE RATIO        
DEALER INSTALLED OPTIONS Options
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
CARGO MAT -inc: Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only (DIO) Late availability for fleet.
OUTFITTERS BIKE - FRONTLOADER -inc: (2) Yakima FrontLoaders w/locks, Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only, Cargo Mat, Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only, Roof-Rail Crossbars, Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only (DIO) Late availability for fleet.  
OUTFITTERS CARGO - MEGAWARRIOR -inc: Yakima MegaWarrior w/Yakima large stretch net, Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only, Cargo Mat, Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only, Roof-Rail Crossbars, Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only (DIO) Late availability for fleet.  
OUTFITTERS CARGO - SKYBOX -inc: Yakima SkyBox 16, Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only, Cargo Mat, Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only, Roof-Rail Crossbars, Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only (DIO) Late availability for fleet.  
ROOF-RAIL CROSSBARS -inc: Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only (DIO) Late availability for fleet.  
SMOKER'S PACKAGE -inc: Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only (DIO) Late availability for fleet.
SPLASH GUARDS -inc: Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only (DIO) Late availability for fleet.
WHEEL LOCK KIT -inc: Shipped separately from the vehicle for dealer installation, These features are ordered through WBDO only (DIO) Late availability for fleet.      
ENGINE Options
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
ENGINE: 2.3L ECOBOOST I-4 -inc: auto start-stop technology (STD)    
ENGINE: 3.0L ECOBOOST V6 -inc: auto start-stop technology (STD)      
ENGINE: 3.3L HYBRID        
OPTION PACKAGE Options
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
EQUIPMENT GROUP 100A        
EQUIPMENT GROUP 200A        
EQUIPMENT GROUP 202A -inc: Heated Steering Wheel, Acoustic-Laminated Front Side Windows, LED Fog Lamps, silver-painted front skid plate elements, Remote Start System        
EQUIPMENT GROUP 300A        
EQUIPMENT GROUP 301A -inc: Limited Convenience Package, Memory Driver's Seat, Power Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column, Hands-Free Foot-Activated Liftgate, 3rd Row PowerFold Seat, Folds flat, 110V/150W AC Power Outlet, Replaces the powerpoint port on the rear side of the center floor console, Sideview Mirrors w/Gloss Black Caps, power-folding w/Autofold, power and heated glass, LED turn signal indicators, security approach lamps, driver and passenger side memory        
EQUIPMENT GROUP 401A        
EQUIPMENT GROUP 601A        
HYBRID EQUIPMENT GROUP 310A -inc: T165/70R18 Mini Spare Tire, Transmission: 10-Speed Automatic Modular Hybrid, SelectShift Capability w/Paddle Shifters, High-Series Brakes, Limited Convenience Package, Memory Driver's Seat, Power Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column, Hands-Free Foot-Activated Liftgate, 3rd Row PowerFold Seat, Folds flat, 110V/150W AC Power Outlet, Replaces the powerpoint port on the rear side of the center floor console, Sideview Mirrors w/Gloss Black Caps, power-folding w/Autofold, power and heated glass, LED turn signal indicators, security approach lamps, driver and passenger side memory, Active Noise Cancellation, Pedestrian Alert Sounder, Engine: 3.3L Hybrid, Wheels: 20" 10-Spoke Aluminum        
HYBRID EQUIPMENT GROUP 310A -inc: Tires: P255/55R20 Self-Sealing AS, T165/70R18 Mini Spare Tire, Transmission: 10-Speed Automatic Modular Hybrid, SelectShift Capability w/Paddle Shifters, High-Series Brakes, Limited Convenience Package, Memory Driver's Seat, Power Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column, Hands-Free Foot-Activated Liftgate, 3rd Row PowerFold Seat, Folds flat, 110V/150W AC Power Outlet, Replaces the powerpoint port on the rear side of the center floor console, Sideview Mirrors w/Gloss Black Caps, power-folding w/Autofold, power and heated glass, LED turn signal indicators, security approach lamps, driver and passenger side memory, Active Noise Cancellation, 3.73 Non-Limited-Slip Axle Ratio, Pedestrian Alert Sounder, Engine: 3.3L Hybrid, Wheels: 20" 10-Spoke Aluminum        
PAINT SCHEME Options
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
STANDARD PAINT
PRIMARY PAINT Options
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
AGATE BLACK METALLIC
ATLAS BLUE METALLIC    
CARBONIZED GRAY METALLIC
ICONIC SILVER METALLIC
INFINITE BLUE METALLIC TINTED CLEARCOAT  
OXFORD WHITE    
RAPID RED METALLIC TINTED CLEARCOAT  
STAR WHITE METALLIC TRI-COAT  
STONE GRAY METALLIC    
SEAT TYPE Options
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
EBONY, ACTIVEX CAPTAIN'S CHAIRS -inc: 10-way power driver's seat w/power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 8-way power front passenger seat w/power function for lumbar and recline and 2-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints        
EBONY, LEATHER HEATED/VENTILATED CAPTAIN'S CHAIRS -inc: micro perforation and accent stitching, 10-way power driver's seat, power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 8-way power front passenger seat w/power function for lumbar and recline and 4-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints (2-way up/down when dual-headrest rear seat entertainment system (50S) is ordered)        
EBONY, LEATHER HTD/VENTILATED SPORT CAPTAIN'S CHAIRS -inc: micro perforation and city silver accent stitching and ST logo, 10-way power driver's seat w/memory, power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 8-way power front passenger seat w/power function for lumbar and recline and 4-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints (2-way up/down when dual-headrest rear seat entertainment system (50S) is ordered) w/65P-inc: multicontour with Active Motion        
EBONY, LEATHER HTD/VENTILATED SPORT CAPTAIN'S CHAIRS -inc: tri-diamond perforation w/accent stitching, Platinum branded embroidery, 10-way power driver's seat w/memory, power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 8-way power front passenger seat w/power function for lumbar and recline, 4-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints (2-way up/down when dual-headrest rear seat entertainment system (50S) is ordered) and E-Z entry activated through the power-assist fold feature w/65P-inc: multicontour with Active Motion        
EBONY, UNIQUE CLOTH CAPTAIN'S CHAIRS -inc: 10-way power driver's seat w/power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 4-way power front passenger seat w/fore/aft and manual recline and 2-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints        
LIGHT SANDSTONE, LEATHER HTD/VENTILATED SPORT CAPTAIN'S CHAIRS -inc: tri-diamond perforation w/accent stitching, Platinum branded embroidery, 10-way power driver's seat w/memory, power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 8-way power front passenger seat w/power function for lumbar and recline, 4-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints (2-way up/down when dual-headrest rear seat entertainment system (50S) is ordered) and E-Z entry activated through the power-assist fold feature w/65P-inc: multicontour with Active Motion        
LIGHT SLATE, ACTIVEX CAPTAIN'S CHAIRS -inc: 10-way power driver's seat w/power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 8-way power front passenger seat w/power function for lumbar and recline and 2-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints        
SANDSTONE, ACTIVEX CAPTAIN'S CHAIRS -inc: 10-way power driver's seat w/power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 8-way power front passenger seat w/power function for lumbar and recline and 2-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints        
SANDSTONE, CLOTH CAPTAIN'S CHAIRS -inc: 8-way power driver's seat w/power function for tilt and recline, 4-way manual front passenger seat w/fore/aft and recline and 2-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints        
SANDSTONE, LEATHER HEATED/VENTILATED CAPTAIN'S CHAIRS -inc: micro perforation and accent stitching, 10-way power driver's seat, power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 8-way power front passenger seat w/power function for lumbar and recline and 4-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints (2-way up/down when dual-headrest rear seat entertainment system (50S) is ordered)        
SANDSTONE, UNIQUE CLOTH CAPTAIN'S CHAIRS -inc: 10-way power driver's seat w/power function for tilt, lumbar and recline, 4-way power front passenger seat w/fore/aft and manual recline and 2-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints        
TIRES Options
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
TIRES: P255/55R20 AS BSW        
TIRES: P255/55R20 AS BSW (STD)        
TIRES: P255/55R20 SELF-SEALING AS      
TIRES: P255/65R18 AS BSW -inc: mini spare (STD)        
TIRES: P275/45R21 AS BSW        
TRANSMISSION Options
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
TRANSMISSION: 10-SPEED AUTOMATIC (STD)
TRANSMISSION: 10-SPEED AUTOMATIC MODULAR HYBRID -inc: SelectShift Capability w/Paddle Shifters        
WHEELS Options
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
WHEELS: 20" 10-SPOKE ALUMINUM        
WHEELS: 20" 10-SPOKE CARBONIZED GRAY-PAINTED        
WHEELS: 20" PREMIUM PAINTED ALUMINUM (STD)        
WHEELS: 20" PREMIUM PAINTED ALUMINUM -inc: Tires: P255/55R20 AS BSW        
WHEELS: 21" ALUMINUM -inc: Tires: P275/45R21 AS BSW        

2021 Ford Explorer Technical Specifications

Brakes
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.6 13.6 13.6 13.6 13.6
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 12.6 12.6 12.8 12.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 48.1 48.1 48.1 48.1 48.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft) 87.8 87.8 87.8 87.8 87.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft) 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft) 18.2 18.2 18.2 18.2 18.2
Engine
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Displacement 2.3 L/140 2.3 L/140 2.3 L/140 3.0 L/183 3.0 L/183
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Gas/Electric Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6 Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 5500 300 @ 5500 300 @ 5500 400 @ 5500 365 @ 5500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 310 @ 3500 310 @ 3500 310 @ 3500 415 @ 3500 380 @ 3500
Exterior Dimensions
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Height, Overall (in) 70.2 70.2 70.2 70.2 70.2
Length, Overall (in) 198.8 198.8 198.8 198.8 198.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2
Wheelbase (in) 119.1 119.1 119.1 119.1 119.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.9 78.9 78.9 78.9 78.9
Fuel Tank
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.6 18.6 18 18.6 18.6
Steering
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Suspension
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Tires
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Front Tire Size P255/65HR18 P255/55HR20 P255/55HR20 P255/55VR20 P275/45HR21
Rear Tire Size P255/65HR18 P255/55HR20 P255/55HR20 P255/55VR20 P275/45HR21
Transmission
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 10 10 10 10 10
Vehicle
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Front Head Room (in) 40.7 38.9 38.9 38.9 38.9
Front Leg Room (in) 43 43 43 43 43
Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.8 61.8 61.8 61.8 61.8
Passenger Capacity 7 6 6 6 6
Passenger Volume (ft) 152.7 152.7 152.7 152.7 152.7
Second Head Room (in) 40.5 38.2 38.2 38.2 38.2
Second Leg Room (in) 39 39 39 39 39
Second Shoulder Room (in) 61.9 61.9 61.9 61.9 61.9
Weight Information
Base XLT Limited ST Platinum
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4345 4345 4345 4701 4727

2021 Ford Explorer Safety Features

Safety Features
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control Electronic Stability Control (ESC) And Roll Stability Control (RSC)
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Back-Up Camera w/Washer
Driver And Passenger Knee Airbag
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Ford Co-Pilot360 - Active Park Assist 2.0 Automated Parking Sensors
Ford Co-Pilot360 - BLIS (Blind Spot Information System) Blind Spot
Ford Co-Pilot360 - Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection
Ford Co-Pilot360 - Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection and Cross-Traffic Alert
Forward and Reverse Sensing System Front And Rear Parking Sensors
Front Camera w/Washer
Lane Keeping Alert Lane Departure Warning
Lane Keeping Alert Lane Keeping Assist
Left Side Camera
Mykey System -inc: Top Speed Limiter, Audio Volume Limiter, Early Low Fuel Warning, Programmable Sound Chimes and Beltminder w/Audio Mute
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
Rear Child Safety Locks
Reverse Sensing System Rear Parking Sensors
Right Side Camera
Safety Canopy System Curtain 1st, 2nd And 3rd Row Airbags
Side Impact Beams
Terrain Management System ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning
News Reports & Reviews
NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS N/A