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2021 Ford Explorer in Nicholasville, KY

What is driving without exploration? Fortunately, that’s a question that the 2021 Ford Explorer will not make you ask. Designed for exploration at every turn, the new Explorer is an SUV for the adventurer in you and six of your closest sidekicks. While you’re on your way to your next destination, enjoy all of the comforts of home with premium audio streaming, heated seats, and so much more. No matter if the adventure leads you on familiar roads, or you’re making your own path, the technology in the Explorer makes your drive easier, more comfortable and safer than ever before.

When you’re looking for exploration in your drive, the 2021 Ford Explorer awaits you for a test-drive at our dealership!

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Main Features

Interior

2021 Ford Explorer Interior
  • Cargo Area Management System with cargo net
  • PowerFold® third-row seat
  • Ambient lighting

Technology

2021 Ford Explorer Technology Features
  • B&O Sound System with 12 speakers
  • Remote Start System
  • Hands-free, foot-activated liftgate

Safety

2021 Ford Explorer Safety Features
  • 360-degree camera with split-view display and washer
  • Forward sensing system
  • Active Park Assist 2.0

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Explorer Starting at $32,225*

2021 Ford Explorer Explorer
  • 2.3-liter EcoBoost® I-4 engine with auto start-stop technology and ten-speed automatic transmission
  • Rear-wheel drive (RWD) with six selectable drive modes
  • AM/FM stereo with six speakers
  • Eight-way power driver seat with manual lumbar and 4-way manual front-passenger seat
  • 4.2-inch LCD productivity screen in the instrument cluster
  • Black grille and door handles, and chrome liftgate appliqué
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XLT Starting at $34,000*

2021 Ford Explorer XLT
  • Includes Explorer features, plus:
  • Heated ten-way power driver seat and four-way power front-passenger seat
  • Manual-folding, power, heated sideview mirrors with security approach lamps
  • 6.5-inch LCD productivity screen in the instrument cluster
  • Second-row captain’s chairs with E-Z Entry and step-over center floor console
  • Intelligent Access with push-button start
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Perimeter alarm
  • Black mesh grille insert with chrome bars, body-color door handles, black roof-rack side rails, and chrome bodyside cladding inserts and liftgate appliqué
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Limited Starting at $45,005*

2021 Ford Explorer Limited
  • Includes XLT features, plus:
  • Ford Co-Pilot 360™ Assist+
  • 360-degree camera with split-view display and washer
  • Forward sensing system
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • B&O Sound System with 12 speakers and HD Radio™ technology
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Remote Start System
  • Second-row heated outboard seats
  • Second-row smart-charging USB ports, and a wireless charging pad
  • Ambient lighting
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Hands-free, foot-activated liftgate
  • Heated and ventilated front seats, ten-way power driver seat with memory, and eight-way power front-passenger seat
  • PowerFold® third-row seat
  • Power-folding, heated sideview mirrors with autofold, LED turn signal indicators, security approach lamps, and memory
  • Bright silver-painted mesh grille insert with chrome bar
  • Satin roof-rack side rails; and chrome bodyside cladding inserts, liftgate appliqué and dual exhaust tips
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ST Starting at $52,605*

2021 Ford Explorer ST
  • Includes Limited features, plus:
  • Enhanced 3.0-liter EcoBoost V6 engine with auto start-stop technology and ten-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission with paddle shifters
  • Sport-tuned suspension
  • Intelligent 4WD Terrain Management System™ with seven selectable drive modes and Hill Descent Control™
  • Active Park Assist 2.0
  • Reverse brake assist
  • Power-folding, heated sideview mirrors with autofold, LED turn signal indicators, ST projection lamps, and memory
  • Sport-style steering wheel with ST logo and paddle shifters
  • 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster
  • High-gloss black ST grille with red ST logo
  • Blackout treatment on headlamps and taillamps
  • High-gloss black “EXPLORER” hood lettering, front and rear skid-plate elements, bodyside cladding inserts, and liftgate appliqué
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Platinum Starting at $54,480*

2021 Ford Explorer Platinum
  • Includes ST features, plus:
  • 3.0-liter EcoBoost V6 engine with auto start-stop technology and ten-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission with paddle shifters
  • 3.31 non-limited-slip rear axle
  • Adaptive headlamps
  • Cargo Area Management System with cargo net, rear cargo well protector and reversible load floor
  • Unique satin-aluminum grille
  • Silver-painted front and rear skid-plate elements
  • Satin-aluminum roof-rack side rails, bodyside cladding inserts, and liftgate appliqué
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Make the Move to a 2021 Explorer

Make your drive more than just a drive. Make it an adventure every time you get behind the wheel. Test-drive the 2021 Ford Explorer today and see why this SUV is one of the most popular vehicles on the road for the adventurer in all of us. If your current car needs looked at for service, we can do that, too. Our expert technicians can get you back on the road quickly and get your car feeling as reliable as ever. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where is the 2021 Ford Explorer made?

A: The 2021 Explorer is made at Ford’s Chicago Assembly Plant in Chicago, IL.

Q: What are the engine options for the 2021 Ford Explorer?

A: The engine options for the 2021 Ford Explorer are as follows: 2.3-liter EcoBoost® I-4, Enhanced 3.0-liter EcoBoost V6 and 3.0-liter EcoBoost V6.

Q: What is the 2021 Ford Explorer’s towing capacity?

A: The towing capacity for the 2021 Explorer is 5,600 pounds when properly equipped.

From The Experts

edmunds.com

“It’s fast, it has poise and balance, and it likes to be hustled through corners. This Ford is the one to get if your daily drive includes mountain roads or interesting corners.”

kbb.com

“The 2021 Ford Explorer midsize 3-row SUV/crossover shines bright in many ways. It’s roomy, fuel-efficient, and comes with plenty of safety features as standard.”

cargurus.com

“The Ford Explorer is a good SUV. It has a lineup of potent turbocharged engines, gets good gas mileage, and delivers a smooth ride. It also has plenty of cargo space and a long list of standard features that include several active safety technologies and an intuitive infotainment system.”

*All prices are Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license and options. Dealer sets actual price.

^Options listed are based on the Platinum model.

Stock Number:FA69011
VIN:1FM5K8HC1LGA69011
Model Code:K8H
Engine:V6
Drive:4WD
Trans:10-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Fuel Economy:18/24
Color:RED
Interior:LIGHT SANDSTONE

$61,430

MSRP

$10,000

Savings

$51,430

Below Market Price

$300

Savings

$XX,XXX
PINNACLE PRICE

$51,130

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Available Specials

Stock Number:FB28009
VIN:1FM5K8HC1MGB28009
Model Code:K8H
Engine:3.0L ECOBOOST V6
Drive:4WD
Trans:10-SPEED AUTOMATIC
Fuel Economy:18/24
Color:BLACK METALLIC
Interior:EBONY

$58,615

MSRP

$3,310

Savings

$55,305

Below Market Price

$XX,XXX
PINNACLE PRICE

$55,005

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