2024 Ford Explorer Release Date

2024 Ford Explorer

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The 2024 Ford Explorer has debuted – now is the time to discover this dynamic three-row SUV at your local Ford dealer, Bell Ford. If you have been anticipating the 2024 Ford Explorer release date, wait no more. This stylish and sporty new Ford vehicle is available through our Ford dealership in a variety of editions for you to consider.

There is no complete 2024 Ford Explorer redesign. If you’re one of the many drivers and families that were impressed by the 2023 model, the new 2024 Explorer is here with similar features at a competitive price. Let’s dive into the details as we cover the 2024 Ford Explorer performance specs, dimensions, features, and more.

2024 Ford Explorer Specs

2024 Ford Explorer Specs

The 2024 Ford Explorer offers a selection of robust engines to power your drive. The lineup starts with the 300-horsepower 2.3-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine, producing 310 pound-feet of torque and featuring Auto Start-Stop Technology for improved efficiency. A 10-speed automatic transmission also aids in fuel economy.

This turbocharged, direct-injection engine is paired with rear-wheel drive or available Intelligent four-wheel drive, ensuring confident performance. Opting for the 2024 Ford Explorer with the available 3.0-liter EcoBoost twin-turbocharged V-6 engine elevates power and capability to the tune of 400 horsepower and 415 pound-feet of torque.

Like the standard powertrain, the optional 3.0-liter EcoBoost V-6 is connected to a 10-speed automatic transmission and a choice of RWD or Intelligent 4WD.

The 2024 Ford Explorer towing capacity peaks at 5,600 pounds when properly equipped with the Class IV Trailer Tow Package and V-6 engine. Even with the standard four-cylinder EcoBoost engine, the Explorer SUV can tow up to 5,300 pounds when properly equipped.

Take command of every journey with the 2024 Explorer and its array of advanced drive modes. With settings like Normal, Sport, Eco, Tow/Haul, Trail, and Slippery, your new Ford SUV is prepared for every terrain, weather, and situation that lies ahead. There’s even a Deep Snow/Sand mode on Explorer SUVs equipped with Intelligent 4WD.

2024 Ford Explorer Dimensions

2024 Ford Explorer Dimensions

The expansive exterior and interior dimensions of the 2024 Ford Explorer are another key selling point of this spacious and versatile SUV. In standard form, the new Explorer measures 198.8 inches long on a 119.1-inch wheelbase. It stands 69.9 inches tall, and its body measures 78.9 inches wide, excluding mirrors.

Ground clearance starts at 7.9 inches, providing plenty of space for taking on terrain beyond pavement. The Ford Explorer Timberline trim boosts ground clearance to 8.7 inches, making it the ideal choice for all-terrain adventuring.

Inside its three-row interior, the 2024 Ford Explorer offers seating for up to seven. Occupants in the first and second rows get nearly identical headroom in the standard configuration, at 40.7 inches and 40.5 inches, respectively.

There are 43 inches of legroom in the first row and 39 inches in the middle row, with third-row passengers still enjoying a roomy 32.2 inches. In total, occupants can enjoy 152.7 cubic feet of maximum passenger volume in the 2024 Ford Explorer SUV.

This highly versatile sport-ute accommodates cargo with ease. Start with all seven seats upright, and you’ll have 18.2 cubic feet of cargo space. Lower the third row to expand that figure to 47.9 cubic feet. Or, fold the second and third rows to uncover the 2024 Ford Explorer SUV’s maximum cargo capacity of 87.8 cubic feet.

Tour the 2024 Ford Explorer for sale at your local auto dealer to explore its spacious interior dimensions and the following cabin features and technologies.

2024 Ford Explorer Interior Amenities & Technologies

2024 Ford Explorer Interior Amenities & Technologies

New SUV shoppers searching for a spacious yet sporty vehicle can always turn to the Ford Explorer, a versatile sport-ute boasting standard three-row seating. Select from a seven-passenger or six-passenger configuration in your new Explorer, with available second-row captain’s chairs for added occupant space and comfort.

Standard interior tech, like a large touch-screen interface with SYNC technology, Apple CarPlay®, and Android Auto™, means you can stay connected on the go and easily navigate vehicle settings and menus. Enjoy the convenience and intuitive nature of the SYNC infotainment system paired with an 8-inch display as standard. Or, opt for the larger 10.1-inch touch screen featuring a portrait layout in this advanced new SUV.

With FordPass Connect and 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot capability, you’re always connected out on the road. A six-speaker sound system comes standard in the new Ford Explorer for sale, but a B&O® sound system with 14 speakers and 980 watts of power is available.

Motorists can choose from multiple seating surfaces to find the right fit, comfort, and 2024 Ford Explorer price for their budget. This SUV starts with cloth seating surfaces but can be upgraded to ActiveX or premium leather seat upholstery in higher trims.

Set the right mood for every night drive in the Explorer SUV with the available multi-color ambient lighting, providing stunning illumination or mood lighting personalized to your preferences.

With an available power-folding third-row seat, accommodating cargo or passengers has never been easier or more convenient. Experience these premium interior features and more when you tour and test drive a 2024 Explorer at your Ford dealer.

Ford Explorer Safety Systems

Ford Explorer Safety Systems

Get into a new 2024 Explorer SUV and find the following Ford Co-Pilot 360™ safety and driver-assist technologies as standard equipment:

  • Auto High-Beam
  • Rear View Camera
  • Lane-Keeping System
  • Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Blind Spot Information System with Cross-Traffic Alert

Additionally, there are several other advanced driver aids available, particularly in higher trims of the 2024 Ford Explorer. Consider the following available safety and driver-assist technologies when upgrading to a new Explorer SUV:

  • Active Park Assist 2.0
  • Post-Collision Braking
  • Reverse Brake Assist
  • 360-Degree Camera

New Ford Explorer Features

Compare the Ford Explorer base and Platinum trims to discover more standard and available features of this adventurous SUV:

2024 Ford Explorer Base 2024 Ford Explorer Platinum
Auto High Beams Standard Standard
Automatic LED Low-Beam Headlamps Standard Standard
LED Taillamps Standard Standard
Tri-Zone Electronic Automatic Temperature Control Standard Standard
Terrain Management System Standard Standard
Power Liftgate Standard Standard
Moonroof N/A Optional
Rear Parking Sensors Standard Standard
Front Parking Sensors N/A Standard
Seating Material Cloth Leather
Touch Screen 8 in 10.1 in
Heated Steering Wheel N/A Standard
Heated & Ventilated Front Seats N/A Standard
Ford Co-Pilot 360™ Standard Standard
360-Degree Camera with Split-View Display N/A Standard

2024 Ford Explorer Trims

Choose from the following 2024 Ford Explorer trims when shopping for one of these new SUVs to buy or lease:

2024 Ford Explorer Colors

Once you’ve selected your preferred 2024 Ford Explorer trim from the above list, the next step is to choose your favorite color combination.

The 2024 Ford Explorer exterior colors include the following:

The interior colors for the 2024 Explorer depend on your selected trim level but include options like Sandstone, Ebony, Java, or Light Sandstone.

Buy or Lease a 2024 Ford Explorer Today

Explore the latest Ford Explorer with a test drive at Bell Ford today. Our Ford dealership in Phoenix, AZ, offers a wide selection of new Explorer SUVs, along with competitive financing and leasing offers.

We look forward to working with you to finance or lease a new Ford Explorer SUV soon.

Frequently Asked Questions

When will the 2024 Ford Explorer be released?

The 2024 Ford Explorer release date has already passed, meaning you can now shop and explore this latest edition of the famous Ford three-row SUV at your local Ford dealer. Following the 2024 Ford Explorer release date, this SUV is offered in eight trim levels and a range of attractive exterior colors. Discover the 2024 Explorer lineup today at Bell Ford.

Will the 2024 Explorer be redesigned?

The 2024 Ford Explorer has not been completely redesigned. The 2024 edition of this popular three-row SUV offers features similar to the beloved 2023 model, including colors and trim levels. This is excellent news for those drivers and shoppers who have been on the fence about when to purchase a new Explorer. Find familiar Explorer features and some new ones at your Ford dealer.

What are the 2024 Ford Explorer colors?

The new 2024 Ford Explorer exterior colors include:

You can choose from stylish Ford Explorer interior colors like Ebony, Sandstone, Light Sandstone, and Java. Shop for your ideal exterior and interior color combination at Bell Ford today.

What are the trim levels for the Ford Explorer 2024 model?

The new Ford Explorer 2024 model comes in eight distinct trim levels or editions, starting with the Explorer base version. Select from the following 2024 Explorer trim levels when shopping for this new SUV:

View some of these trim levels for the Explorer 2024 model at your local Ford dealer.

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