2019 Ford Explorer on residential street

The 2019 Ford Explorer has garnered a reputation for its upscale interior and great performance specs, but many still want to know what they can expect from each of its available configurations. Although there are plenty of differences between them, each of the 2019 Ford Explorer trim levels should provide drivers in Dundee and Elgin with plenty to get excited about! Compare their pricing here, and then explore the standout features in each trim level:

  • Ford Explorer: $32,365 MSRP
  • Ford Explorer XLT: $34,400 MSRP
  • Ford Explorer Limited: $42,765 MSRP
  • Ford Explorer Sport: $46,625 MSRP
  • Ford Explorer Platinum: $54,165 MSRP

Ford Explorer

The baseline trim of the Ford Explorer has been designed with a 3.5L Ti-VCT V6, but a more efficient 2.3L EcoBoost® I-4 engine has been made available as an option. Intelligent Four-Wheel Drive is also optional, but each of the following features has been included, standard:

  • Automatic LED low-beam headlamps
  • Dual chrome exhaust tips
  • Ford SYNC®
  • Rear view camera with washer
  • Six-speaker audio system
  • Cloth seating
  • Second-row 60/40 split-fold-flat bench seat
  • Third-row 50/50 split-fold bench seat
  • Optional Class III Trailer Tow Package

Ford Explorer XLT

The XLT trim upgrade adds exciting comforts and conveniences to the baseline model of the Explorer. In addition to those features listed above, the XLT offers the following standard amenities and options:

  • Reverse Sensing System
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Intelligent access with push-button start
  • Optional sual-zone electronic automatic temperature control
  • Optional Blind Spot Information System (BLIS®)
  • Optional Ford Safe and Smart™ Package

Ford Explorer Limited

There's a big jump between the Ford Explorer XLT trim and the Ford Explorer Limited, and it shows in the latter's array of standard features! All of the standard features listed above are standard in this trim as well. Here are some of the options that set it apart:

  • Standard 2.3L EcoBoost® I-4 engine
  • Powerfold® 50/50 split-folding 3rd-row bench seat
  • Frontview Camera with washer
  • Sony® 12-speaker audio system
  • Voice-activated navigation system
  • Wi-Fi® Hotspot
  • Hands-free, foot-activated liftgate
  • Ford SYNC® 3
  • Remote Start
  • Chrome roof rack side rails
  • Optional Limited Luxury Package

Ford Explorer Sport

With the Ford Explorer Sport trim, you'll gain access to a more powerful engine, distinguished interior design features, and exterior components that will stand out on all of your Dundee and Crystal Lake drives. Here are some of the highlights:

  • Standard 3.5L EcoBoost® engine
  • Intelligent 4WD, standard
  • 20" machined aluminum wheels with painted pockets
  • High gloss black mesh insert grille
  • LED taillamps with unique blackout treatment
  • Quad chrome exhaust tips
  • High gloss black roof rack side rails
  • Unique perforated leather-trimmed with red accent stitching heated seats

Ford Explorer Platium

Upgrade with the Ford Explorer Platinum trim for unmistakable finishing touches and advanced entertainment and convenience features. Many of the packages that were only optional in other trims have been included here as standard features. You can expect to find each of these features, and many more, with this configuration:

  • Premium Sound from Sony® with clear phase and live acoustics
  • Ford Safe and Smart™ Package, standard
  • Enhanced active park assist w/ pull out assist, perpendicular park and flank guard
  • Rain-sensing wipers
  • Platinum premium seating
  • Platinum-branded floor mats
  • Satin-chrome finish grille
  • Satin-chrome roof rack side rails

Find Out How You Feel Behind the Wheel!

Now that you've got a sense of what each 2019 Ford Explorer trim level is bringing to the table, stop into Dundee Ford to take your favorite model for a test drive. Explore our lineup of new Ford Explorer models today, and then contact us to get behind the wheel. Still researching? Check out the Ford Explorer towing specs and see how well it performs. 


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