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New Ford Explorer Inventory - Griffin Phillis Ford

The Ford Explorer is a uniquely well-rounded SUV that manages serious power, tech, and comfort. If you're in the market for a new SUV that can address many different driving needs, then the new Ford Explorer is an excellent model to consider. From its spacious interior to its long list of performance features, the Ford Explorer can be outfitted to meet just about any kind of driving needs in the greater Franklin, PA area. From family hauler and weekend adventure vehicle to daily commuter, the Ford Explorer is ready to handle it all with ease. The new Ford Explorer is available to Titusville, PA drivers in eight trim levels: Base, XLT, ST-Line, Timberline, Limited, ST, King Ranch, and Platinum.


Regardless of the trim selected, the Ford Explorer comes with an impressively capable engine. Even the entry-level 2.3-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine boasts robust power to the tune of 300 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. Oil City drivers interested in upping the power can look forward to two more options. Slotting just above the base engine in terms of power is a dynamic 3.3-liter V6 hybrid motor that provides 318 horsepower and 322 pound-feet of torque. Additional power can be had by stepping to the ST, King Ranch, or Platinum trims. These higher trim offerings come with a 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine that makes 400 horsepower and 415 pound-feet of torque. All engines pair with a 10-speed automatic transmission. Rear-wheel is standard with most trims while all-wheel drive is an optional upgrade.

Additional performance features can be had by opting for the adventure-forward Timberline trim level. The Timberline trim offers Seneca, PA drivers a host of performance improvements to help handle more adventuring. The Timberline comes with all-wheel drive, limited-slip rear differential, all-terrain tires, underbody skid plates, an off-road suspension with increased ground clearance, and front tow hooks.


As it stands, the Ford Explorer provides a pleasantly overwhelming array of tech features. The Base trim of the Ford Explorer offers all the modern essentials, which includes things like Apple CarPlay/Android Auto connectivity, satellite radio, a 6-speaker audio system, and Bluetooth connectivity. As you step to higher trims, tech increases. The XLT adds keyless entry and push-button start along with additional USB ports. The optional XLT Technology package lives up to its name by offering Titusville, PA drivers additions like a 12-speaker premium audio system and wireless smartphone charging. The ST-Line trim comes with a 12-speaker audio system, wireless charging, a navigation system, and a surround-view camera system. The Limited trim doesn't make any tech additions while the ST trim adds a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster. The ST High Package allows for an impressive selection of tech to be added. The ST High Package includes a 12-speaker premium sound system, a navigation system, and wireless smartphone charging. The King Ranch and Platinum trims come with more or less the same tech offerings as the ST trim. There's an upgradeable Technology package which adds a 10.1-inch touchscreen display and a 14-speaker premium sound system.

Interior Features

The Ford Explorer manages a wide variety of interior quality options for Oil City drivers to enjoy. From standard offerings like cloth upholstery and tri-zone automatic climate control to optional features like leather upholstery and a massaging driver's seat, there's plenty of excellent options to enjoy. The Base trim of the Ford Explorer manages a well-rounded set of options that includes cloth upholstery, tri-zone automatic climate control, split/folding second row and third row seats, and a power liftgate. Stepping to the XLT trim allows for additions like heated seats, second-row captain's chairs, and upgraded interior trim. The ST-Line trim is a sportier version of the Explorer that includes ambient interior lighting, faux leather upholstery with suede accents, and athletic design touches. The Timberline trim makes a few interior changes, adding heated second-row seats and offering up faux leather upholstery with cloth inserts. The limited trim boasts a strong interior that puts near-luxury offerings up for grabs. The Limited trim comes with leather upholstery, ventilated front seats, a heated steering wheel, second-row sunshades, heated second-row seats, and increased driver assistance features.

The ST trim level of the Ford Explorer provides Oil City drivers with sport bolstered- front seats, leather upholstery with simulated suede inserts, and a heated steering wheel. The ST-High package adds ambient interior lighting, a power steering wheel, heated/ventilated front seats, heated second-row seats, and a power folding third row seat. The King Ranch is a lavishly equipped version of the Explorer that includes wood interior trim, leather-wrapped interior panels, unique leather upholstery, memory for the driver's settings, and power-release second-row captain's chairs. The top-notch Platinum trim level comes with all the King Ranch features while also adding exclusive wood interior trim, diamond pattern leather upholstery, and unique Platinum accents.

Trim Overview

Ford Explorer Base
  • 2.3-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine: 300 horsepower/ 310 pound-feet of torque
  • 10-speed automatic transmission
  • 8-inch touchscreen display w/ Apple CarPlay/Android Auto connectivity
  • Cloth upholstery
  • Tri-zone automatic climate control
Ford Explorer XLT
  • Roof rails
  • Heated front seats
  • Second-row captain's chairs
  • Upgraded interior trim
  • Push-button start
Ford Explorer ST-Line
  • Simulated leather/suede upholstery
  • Ambient interior lighting
  • Wireless smartphone charging
  • 12-speaker Bang & Olufsen premium audio system
  • Ford Co-Pilot360+ Assist suite of driver assistance features
Ford Explorer Timberline
  • Standard all-wheel drive
  • Off-road suspension with increased ground clearance
  • Heated second-row seats
  • Limited-slip differential
  • 18-inch all-terrain tires
Ford Explorer Limited
  • Leather upholstery
  • Power folding and heated second-row seats
  • Ambient interior lighting
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Power-folding exterior mirrors
Ford Explorer ST
  • Sport suspension turning
  • Transmission paddle shifters
  • Quad exhaust outlets
  • Sport-bolstered front seats
  • 12.3-inch digital instrument display
Ford Explorer King Ranch
  • Leather-wrapped interior panels
  • Unique leather upholstery
  • Wood interior trim
  • Power-folding third-row seat
  • 12.3-inch digital instrument panel
Ford Explorer Platinum
  • Exclusive wood interior trim
  • Diamond-pattern leather upholstery
  • Satin aluminum grille and exterior trim
  • 21-inch alloy wheels with polished finish
  • Adaptive headlights

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    2582 State Route 257
    Seneca, PA 16346

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