New Ford Explorer For Sale In Lake Elsinore

Adventure into the 2022 Ford Explorer

2022 Ford Explorer in Lake Elsinore

Although many SUVs have come and gone, the Ford Explorer continues to build a legacy around Murrieta. When you take a closer look at this vehicle's style, convenience, and performance, it is easy to see why. Now that the 2022 Explorer is out, our team here at Lake Elsinore Ford would like to take this opportunity to share some features and specs that you can look forward to in the new Explorer SUV.


2022 Explorer Performance Stats

A standard 2.3-liter turbocharged engine is one of the highlights of the Ford Explorer. It makes 300 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque as you go about your day around Menifee or hit the open road toward your next adventure. The Explorer also comes standard with a 10-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive. All-wheel drive is optional for all models, including the entry-level Ford Explorer trim. The off-road-oriented Timberline model comes exclusively with all-wheel drive.


If you want more acceleration around town, top 2022 Explorer models utilize a turbocharged V6 with an output of 400 horsepower and 415 pound-feet of torque. The ST model also has a sport-tuned suspension for an extra engaging experience at the wheel. Select models have a hybrid powertrain option based on the V6. The total output is 318 horsepower.


2022 Ford Explorer Trim Levels

Drivers near Corona, CA get to choose from eight versions of the Explorer, including the new ST-Line. This variety gives you the opportunity to find a model that has all the features you need without paying for the ones you do not want in your Ford SUV. Here is a glimpse of some popular features found on all Explorer models:

Base: Power-adjustable driver's seat, tri-zone automatic climate control, 8-inch touchscreen, LED headlights, power liftgate

XLT: Leather-wrapped steering wheel, roof rails, second-row USB ports, heated front seats, second-row captain's chairs

ST-Line: Navigation with voice controls, black exterior trim, wireless device charging, 12-speaker sound system from Bang & Olufsen

Timberline: All-terrain tires, front tow hooks, standard all-wheel drive, underbody skid plates, synthetic leather upholstery

Limited: Leather upholstery, ventilated front seats, second-row sunshades, heated steering wheel, ambient interior lighting

ST: Sport suspension, V6 engine, paddle shifters, digital instrument panel, sport front seats

King Ranch: V6 engine, digital gauge cluster, massaging front seats, 10.1-inch touchscreen, 14-speaker audio system

Platinum: Extended leather upholstery, automated parking system, 21-inch wheels, adaptive headlights

New Ford Explorer Interior Features

The new Ford Explorer is a three-row SUV with space for gear and passengers. Depending on the configuration of the second row, you will have seats for either six or seven people to ride around Riverside, CA. The Explorer offers over 18 cubic feet of cargo space with all three rows of seats up. Folding down the third row will mean having nearly 48 cubic feet, and folding down the second row will give you access to nearly 88 cubic feet.

A variety of comfort and entertainment features come standard for the 2022 Explorer. For example, all models have tri-zone automatic climate control and a power-adjustable driver's seat. Depending on the trim level, you will find either an 8-inch or a 10.1-inch touchscreen for the infotainment system. Both screen sizes are compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, making it easy to connect with the rest of your life when driving around in the new Explorer.

New Explorer Safety Features

Blind-spot monitoring, trailer sway control, and lane-keeping assist are three highlights from the standard equipment list of the 2022 Explorer. All models also come equipped with front collision mitigation. The Explorer also has a surround-view camera system, evasive steering assist, and adaptive cruise control, starting with the new ST-Line. These same models have lane-keeping assist as well.


Get in touch with our team to set up a test drive of the 2022 Ford Explorer. We welcome you to our Lake Elsinore Ford dealership at your leisure to learn more about our new Ford SUV lineup.

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