The 2013 Ford Explorer boasts a lot of impressive features, including having the best fuel efficiency in its class. Its capability, performance, and technology all make it the perfect SUV for your family. It is available in the base, XLT, and Limited trim levels.
For power, the 2013 Ford Explorer comes standard with a 290-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 engine. Ford also offers a turbocharged EcoBoost four-cylinder engine as a more environmentally friendly option. The available Terrain Management , a selectable four mode all-wheel-drive system, helps drivers properly operate the four-wheel-drive system.
The 2013 Ford Explorer delivers just what you'd expect from an American made full-size SUV. It offers capacity for seven passengers across three rows of seating. The seats also fold down, by Powerfold® capability, for 80.7 cubic feet of cargo space.
It also has an upscale cabin with abundant high-tech features. All 2013 Ford Explorer vehicles have a new front-passenger knee airbag, heated steering wheel, and a power tilt-and telescoping steering column. Also new for 2013, the available xenon headlights now feature automatic high-beam control.
Beyond the standard equipment, the XLT adds 18-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlamps, foglamps, rear parking sensors, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, satellite radio, and more. Ford's voice-activated telephone/entertainment interface is also included. The 2013 Ford Explorer Limited adds 20-inch wheels, remote engine start, and an upgraded Sony sound system to the XLT's upgrades.
Ford takes safety very seriously. The 2013 Ford Explorer is equipped with stability and traction control, trailer sway control, front side airbags, and side curtain airbags. Optional for the upgraded trims are blind-spot warning system and inflatable seatbelts for outboard second-row passengers.
The new 2013 Ford Explorer feels rock solid and confident. It is also quick enough to get you to your recreational pursuits just as fast as you want to be there.