2020 Ford Explorer: New Features, Pre-Order, Test Drive

The 2020 Ford Explorer is coming soon to Houston TX and Chastang Ford is here to inform Ford Explorer enthusiasts about all the design, performance and safety changes. Learn all about the 2020 Ford Explorer model changes, view photos and pre-order information.

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2020 Ford Explorer

Overview: 2020 Ford Explorer

The 2020 Ford Explorer will be offered in XLT, Limited, Limited Hybrid, ST and Platinum trim levels and be assembled at the Ford Chicago Assembly Plant in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

More than 25 years of engineering leadership and customer input have influenced the totally new 2020 Explorer. Inside and out, it offers more of what today's buyers demand - more next-level amenities, smarter technology and a "mode for every mood," or customizable options for specific needs or preferences.

New Technology & Features: 2020 Ford Explorer

Redesigned from the ground up, the all-new Explorer is ready for life's adventures with key features like all-new exterior styling, all-new interior featuring innovative technology, real-world seating and storage solutions, Ford Co-Pilot 360 driver-assist, more powertrain choices.

The 2020 Explorer rear-wheel-drive architecture enables an improved on and off-road capability and 600 pounds more in max towing capacity when equipped with available 3.0-liter EcoBoost engine.

The all-new 2020 Explorer Hybrid is a 3.3-liter hybrid engine that produces 318 horsepower and is projected to return an EPA-estimated range of more than 500 miles between gas station fill-ups in the rear-wheel-drive model.

Adventure Ready Technology

Smart, innovative technology makes driving Explorer more convenient than ever:

  • 8" color touchscreen w/avail 10.1" touchscreen
  • 360-Degree Camera, split-view, front/rear washers
  • Active Park Assist 2.0
  • Ford CoPilot360
    • Auto High Beams
    • BLIS (Blind Spot Information System) & Cross-Traffic Alert
    • Lane-Keeping System
    • Pre-Collision Assist, Automatic Emergency Braking
    • Includes Pedestrian Detection, Forward Collision Warning, Dynamic Brake Support
    • Rear View Camera w/washer
  • Ford Co-Pilot360 Assist+
    • Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control
    • Stop-and-Go, Lane Centering
    • Speed Sign Recognition
    • Evasive Steering Assist
    • Touchscreen Navigation
  • FordPass Connect 4G LTE modem; Wi-Fi hotspot for 10 devices
  • Wireless charging Pad, Smart-charging USB Ports

Mode for Every Mood

2020 Explorer enthusiasts will appreciate the ability to personalize their SUV to meet their needs:

  • 2nd-row 35/30/35 split-fold-flat seating, fore/aft adjustment and recline
  • Adjustable climate controls for all three rows
  • B&O Sound System with 14 speakers
  • Cargo Management System w/flexible & hidden storage
  • Engine Choices, all with a 10-spd automatic with SelectShift capability:
    • 2.3L EcoBoost I-4
    • 3.3L Hybrid V6 
    • 3.0L EcoBoost V6
  • Choice of RWD and 4WD Powertrains
  • Multicontour Seats w/Active Motion
  • Power-Fold Third-Row Seats
  • Second-row Sunblinds
  • All-new Terrain Management System, 7 Drive Modes
  • E-Z Entry Second-Row Seat
  • Power liftgate (XLT) or hands-free, foot-activated liftgate (Limited and above)
  • Reverse Brake Assist

Photos: 2020 Ford Explorer Limited

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2020 Ford Explorer ST

The all-new 2020 Explorer ST brings an exciting new level of performance and attitude to the Explorer and Ford SUV lineup. A potent, new EcoBoost V6, four-wheel drive and a performance-tuned sport suspension are the foundation of Explorer ST performance.

The all-new Explorer ST ups the SUV performance with a new 3.0L EcoBoost V6 engine with 400 horsepower and 415 lb.-ft. of torque paired with a 10-speed SelectShift transmission with steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters. Intelligent 4WD System with Terrain Management System is standard and a ST Street Pack with 21" aluminum wheels, performance brake pads and red painted brake calipers is available.

Technology: 2020 Ford Explorer ST

An array of smart, innovative technology makes driving Explorer ST exhilarating and convenient with:

  • 10.1" portrait touchscreen center stack
  • 360-Degree Camera, split-view
  • Ford Co-Pilot360 Assist+
    • Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control, Stop-and-Go, Lane Centering, Speed Sign Recognition
    • Evasive Steering Assist
    • Voice-Activated Navigation
  • FordPass Connect 4G LTE modem, Wi-Fi hotspot, 10 devices

Design: 2020 Ford Explorer ST

Explorer ST stands out from the Explorer lineup with these key features:

  • 20" machined aluminum wheels
  • ST-specific grille gloss-black painted mesh, red "ST" logo
  • ST City Silver accent seat stitching, steering wheel, door trim
  • ST-specific instrument cluster
Photo: All-new 2020 Ford Explorer ST
Photo: 2020 Ford Explorer ST in Rapid Red.

NEW! Track Your 2020 Ford Explorer Pre-Order

After submitting a 2020 Ford Explorer vehicle order with Chastang Ford, customers can now track their vehicle order online as it progresses through the build process. After entering the VIN, you will see one of the following five order statuses with detailed information: In Order Processing, In Production, Awaiting Shipment, In Transit and Delivered.

Pre-ordering a new 2020 Ford Explorer at Chastang Ford is easier than ever and tracking your order is just a few keystrokes away on the new Vehicle Order Tracking website.

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Start Your Pre-Order or Schedule a Test Drive: 2020 Ford Explorer

If you are interested in learning more about the arrival of the all-new 2020 Ford Explorer, see where Chastang Ford is conveniently located near downtown Houston below. Chastang Ford offers customers a large selection of both new and used Ford trucks.

Our dealership staff can help you in making a decision on which 2020 Ford Explorer model best fits your needs. If you are interested in viewing a 2020 Ford Explorer, when the model is officially released, or are interested in any of our available vehicles, contact Chastang Ford today!

Contact Chastang Ford today to discuss your pre-order options on a new 2020 Ford Explorer. We are Houston's Ford truck dealer specializing in 2020 Ford Explorer facts, photos, information and pre-orders.


2020 Explorer: Test Drive & Pre-Order

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