The 2020 Ford Explorervs The Competition


The name says it all: EXPLORER. And it does just that - empowering adventure-seekersand active families to pack up their gear, load up the gang, and head out.When the 4-door Explorer and 2-door Explorer Sport debuted nearly 3 decades ago,these category-defining vehicles created a new way to travel. Since then, moreExplorers have been sold over the last 29 years than any other SUV.

In that time, you've shared your experiences with us. And we've taken that input to heart.Your needs, wants and desires helped us craft this latest generation of the SUV that started it all.And as with those that came before it, we poured our passion, expertise and knowledgeinto building an Explorer that's made for you - and your family. By everyone within ours.

Explorer vs. Traverse

Ford ExplorerChevy Traverse
Transmission10-speed shiftable automatic9-speed shiftable automatic
Fuel Capacity19.2 gal.19.0 gal.
Front Leg Room43.0 in.41.0 in.
Exterior Colors52


The all-new 2020 Explorer offers a more spacious interior with increased cargo space compared to the previous generation. With seating for up to 7, passengers in all 3 rows will benefit. Explorer has best-in-class 1st- and 2nd-row hip room and 2nd-row head room. While 3rd-row passengers enjoy unsurpassed head room. Should someone unbuckle their safety belt, a new Belt Monitor System will alert the driver as to which belt is unbuckled through the instrument cluster productivity screen. And thanks to a new dual-wall dashboard between the engine and passenger compartments, as well as acoustic glass for the windshield and 1st-row windows, everyone will enjoy the quietest Explorer cabin ever.

Just as thrilling inside.

Love every minute of the drive in a comfort-minded interior featuring plenty of extras. From the standard tri-zone electronic automatic temperature control and available E-Z Entry 2nd-row captain's chairs to enhanced color instrument panels, the dialed-up craftsmanship will leave you looking forward to the journey as much as the destination.


Create the ride experience you desire, or the one that conditions demand, with SelectableDrive Modes. Rear-wheel-drive Explorer models offer 6 modes. Available Intelligent 4WD withthe Terrain Management System offers 7 modes you can switch between with the turn ofa dial. Visual confirmation on ST and Platinum models comes in the standard 12.3" digitalinstrument cluster. 3D animations (shown) change based on which drive mode is selected.


With seating for up to 7 and Wi-Fi hotspot capability, Ford Explorer welcomes a vast array of smartphones,tablets, gaming systems and computers along for the ride. Plus, you can tap into the best in music, sports,comedy, news and talk with SiriusXM® inside your vehicle and on the go, with a 6-month All Access trialsubscription.1 With our available Voice-Activated Touchscreen Navigation System, you'll also enjoy a 5-yearsubscription1 to SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link® services.


In meticulously recrafting Explorer, we took notes and gathered suggestions from our toughestcritics: you. Poring over chat rooms and social media posts, Ford engineers also hosted fieldclinics and forums to find out what you loved - and what you didn't - about previous Explorermodels. By focusing on your needs, we devised solutions like these to elevate your 2020 Explorerexperience to a whole new level of satisfaction.

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