The 2023 Ford Explorer, with a starting MSRP of $36,760, is the newest vehicle in a long line of comfortable and family-friendly full-size SUVs from Ford. This model has a cult following (for good reason), and it appeals to anyone who transports lots of friends and their cargo. Our team of vehicle experts here at Folsom Lake Ford can help you make a decision regarding which Ford SUV to buy - read on to learn more about this model!

Overview of the 2023 Ford Explorer near Sacramento

Performance Specs

The 2023 Ford Explorer has up to eight seats, comes in eight amazing trims, and shines when it comes to strength and performance.

It's equipped with one of three engines: a 2.3-liter EcoBoost® I-4, 3.0-liter EcoBoost® V6, or 3.3-liter V6 Hybrid engine. It offers 300-400 hp, 310-415 lb-ft of torque, and SelectShift® Capability with paddle shifters for increased handling power.

This SUV has an efficient and smooth-shifting 10-speed automatic transmission, with various drive modes, increasing control and enhancing the ride-experience for passengers.

Interior Features

All SUVs should have a comfortable cabin, but the 2023 Ford Explorer goes beyond just simple comfort. The interior of this vehicle is truly incredible, offering many amenities and helpful elements that families love. It has:

  • Road-trip ready, cushy, and configurable seats that make long journeys easier
  • Available PowerFold® third-row seats
  • Multicolor ambient lighting
  • Available 12-speaker Bang & Olufsen® sound system with subwoofer
  • Twin-Panel Moonroof
  • Beautiful interior color scheme options
  • 1 inch LCD Capacitive Portrait Touchscreen

Drivers love these aspects, and anyone who spends a lot of time on the road will enjoy the ride more in a 2023 Ford Explorer.

Powerful Capabilities

The 2023 Ford Explorer has a lot to offer in terms of utility features and helpful driving systems.

Here are the capabilities that set this SUV apart from the rest:

  • Standard side-wind stabilization
  • AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control)
  • Max towing capacity of 5,600 lbs
  • Terrain Management System™
  • Optional Class IV Trailer Tow Package

These intelligent, innovative, and helpful elements make this vehicle adaptable and ready to take on whatever life throws your way.

Test-Drive the 2023 Ford Explorer at Folsom Lake Ford

If this capable full-size SUV sounds like a vehicle you'd be interested in driving, contact our California Ford dealers and make an appointment to test-drive a 2023 Ford Explorer.

If you're looking for a different body style, check our inventory of new Ford cars. Once you've decided, our Ford financing experts can help you with leasing and buying options. See you soon!


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