Enjoy the Drive of the 2021 Ford Explorer

If you are looking for a midsized SUV that has the power and features to enhance all of your drives, look no further than the 2021 Ford Explorer. This SUV has become the go-to family-friendly vehicle on our dealership with all of its features.

Engine Performance and Trim Levels

If you are buying an SUV for your busy daily life in Clinton, you need to know that you are getting an engine that will get you and your passengers anywhere you need to go. There are two engine options on the 2021 Ford Explorer that correspond to the trim level you choose. These engines are:

  • A 2.3L four-cylinder engine that puts out 300 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque
  • A 3.0L V6 engine that puts out 400 horsepower and 415 pound-feet of torque

With this kind of power, the 2021 Ford Explorer can tow up to 5,600 pounds when properly equipped.

Trim levels are a great way to get all of the features that will bring you the most convenience. There are six trims levels on the Ford Explorer that have their own standard and available features. These trim levels include:

  • Base
  • XLT
  • Limited
  • ST
  • King Ranch
  • Platinum

Exterior Design and Features

The exterior features add convenience and safety. The adaptive headlights swivel for better visibility as you drive around curves. The available sunroof makes those summer drives near the Connecticut River in Old Saybrook feel more freeing. The available roof rails add more cargo space without taking up space in the cabin. Easily access the trunk with the power liftgate.

Customization options are important in any vehicle. You want to make sure that the vehicle you drive for a long time will match your style. There are nine exterior color options on the SUV for you to choose from. These colors include:

  • Rapid Red Metallic
  • Atlas Blue
  • Infinite Blue Metallic
  • Oxford White

Interior Space and Features

There is plenty of space in the SUV for everyone to stretch out on drives around Norwich, with 43 inches of legroom in the front seats and 39 inches of legroom in the back seats.

Packing your vehicle with luggage, furniture, or groceries is easy on this SUV. The trunk has 18.2 cubic feet of cargo space in it. There are even more cargo configurations on the SUV than just the trunk. Both sets of rear seats have folding capabilities. The third-row seats are 50/50-split folding. The second-row bench are 35/30/35-split folding. The Ford Explorer has a maximum cargo capacity of 87.8 cubic feet with all of the seats out.

The interior features add more comfort to your drives. The upgraded leather seats and steering wheel add a sleek look to the cabin. The power-adjustable driver's seat easily gets you the best height and distance from the steering wheel. The available massaging front seats keep your back from getting stiff on long road trips. The tri-zone automatic climate control lets you, your front passenger, and back passengers get the best temperature and fan speed without interrupting the other zones. The available interior ambient lighting adds a fun vibe to nights out in Westbrook.

Modern Technology Features

Driving without music or podcasts is too quiet and boring. The 8-inch touchscreen display has plenty of apps on it that bring more fun to your drives. You can connect your smartphone to the touchscreen using Apple CarPlay or Android Auto to access your music, apps, and contacts. The Bluetooth connection on the SUV lets you stay connected to your friends and family on your long trips when paired with the in-car 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot. The available 12-speaker audio system amplifies your music.

Modern technology has also made vehicle upkeep easier. You can connect the 2021 Ford Explorer to your Amazon Alexa to get health information on your vehicle, start the engine, set the fan speeds, or use it to buy something. The USB ports throughout the cabin keep your devices charged.

Advanced Safety Features

We know safety is a priority to you when deciding which vehicle you want to buy. You need to feel safe while driving. The 2021 Ford Explorer comes equipped with a wide range of safety features across every trim level. Some of these standard and available features include:

  • Frontal collision mitigation
  • Blind-spot monitor with rear cross-traffic alert
  • Front parking sensors
  • Lane-keeping assist
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Automatic braking in reverse
  • Trailer sway control

Schedule Your Test Drive Today!

If you would like to learn more about our 2021 Ford Explorer inventory, any other vehicles we have, or if you have any questions, visit us at Saybrook Ford. Anyone on our expert team is ready to get you in the vehicle of your dreams.

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