The New Ford Explorer at Fritts Ford

Our goal is to help Riverside, CA car shoppers learn about what our vehicles have to offer, and if you're in the market for a three-row SUV, the 2020 Ford Explorer is an excellent choice. With the new Explorer, you get an abundance of standard and available features.

Design Highlights of the New Explorer

The 2020 Ford Explorer has a new design with signature headlights that feature LED lighting. The available Adaptive LED Lighting System comes with headlamps that rotate when you turn so that you have enhanced visibility when you're driving around corners.

Inside the Explorer, you get plenty of features that offer remarkable convenience. The multi-contour seats with Active Motion provide you and the front passenger with exceptional comfort. The Active Motion function has five massage settings that focus on your pelvic region, upper back, or lower back. The E-Z Entry second-row seats make it easy for your third-row passengers to enter and exit the SUV, and the available third-row PowerFold seats are accommodating to your cargo. The front dash also gets a new look with a 12.3-inch instrument cluster.

Check Out its Technology Features


The new Explorer has a host of smart features. The Explorer offers FordPass Connect, which is an in-vehicle Wi-Fi hotspot that provides everyone in the cabin with responsive connectivity, and the available wireless charger offers hassle-free charging.

The SYNC 3 multimedia system helps you stay connected when you're driving with hands-free capability. With available SYNC 3 AppLink, you can access traffic information, navigation, and Amazon Prime shopping with Ford + Alexa. Ford and Waze are also compatible with SYNC 3 AppLink and gives you access to the best routes so that you make it to your destination with ease.


Ford Co-Pilot360 is a package of innovative driver-assist features that give you peace of mind when you're on the road. With Ford Co-Pilot360, you get

  • A Rear View Camera
  • Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Automatic High-Beam Headlamps
  • A Blind Spot Information System
  • A Lane-Keeping System
  • Discover its Capability Features


The 2020 Explorer has two available engines. The 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine provides you with efficiency and power. The available 3.0-liter EcoBoost engine is featured with the Platinum and ST. When the 3.0-liter EcoBoost engine is under the hood of the Platinum, it generates 365 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque.

The ST trim adds twin turbos to the 3.0-liter EcoBoost engine for up to 400 horsepower and 415 pound-feet of torque. The Explorer features a 10-speed transmission that offers improved performance. Additional capability features of the Explorer include available rear-wheel drive and available Intelligent 4WD with the Terrain Management System.

Available 2020 Ford Explorer Trims

The 2020 Explorer is available in five trims:

The Explorer

This trim has seating for seven and comes with a Lane Keeping System with Lane Keep Assist, Lane-Keeping Alert, and Driver Alert. The Explorer also comes with FordPass Connect, dual second-row USB ports, and SiriusXM Satellite Radio.


With the XLT, you can choose the available Voice-Activated Navigation System, second-row captain seats with Power-Assist Fold, and an available twin-panel moonroof. The XLT also features an available heated steering wheel and Intelligent Access with Push-Button Start.

The Limited

Feature highlights of the Limited trim include a Forward Sensing System, standard heated steering wheel, ambient lighting, available wireless charging, and the B&O Sound System by Bang & Olufsen.

The ST

This trim can seat up to six. Key features of the Explorer ST include a unique sport-tuned independent front and rear suspension, standard 4WD, and PowerFold third-row seats.

The Platinum

This trim has tri-diamond perforated leather seating, a leather-wrapped steering wheel with paddle shifters, Active Park Assist 2.0, and illuminated front scuff plates in the first row.

Test Drive a Ford Explorer Today

We appreciate the opportunity to serve car shoppers in Riverside, CA and welcome you to schedule a test drive in your preferred Explorer trim. Stop by Fritts Ford today to learn more!


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