2021 Explorer


Adventure Ready Technology

The 2021 Explorer comes equipped with plenty of smart and capable features to help you enjoy the journey. For added assistance, Explorer comes with standard Ford Co-Pilot360 , a lineup of driver-assist features designed to enhance your driving experience.10  You’ll also find staying connected as easy as ever with features like SYNC® 390  and FordPass Connect 112  on your side.
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A person in the drivers seat of a 2021 Ford Explorer using the 8 inch L E D touchscreen

Confidence-Driving Technology

In an increasingly crowded and stressful world, we can all use more confidence on the road. Introducing available features to help keep you covered, from the driveway to the highway.

Standard Ford Co-Pilot360™10 comes with:


  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System)
  • Lane-Keeping System138
  • Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking118
  • Auto High-Beam Headlamps
  • Rear View Camera


Additional optional features are available with Ford Co-Pilot360 Assist+

Your home away from home

The 2021 Explorer gives you the tools for seamless adventures. With the help of Innovative Technology, you can sit back and relax, staying connected with features like SYNC 390 and in-vehicle Wi-Fi hotspot. 124 The added benefit of an available wireless charger 51 gives you a reason to keep your phone on standby while you enjoy some time away in your personal sanctuary.
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Available Fully Active Park Assist

Active Park Assist 2.0

Available Active Park Assist 2.0 helps make it easy to nail an impressive park time after time – even in tight parallel or perpendicular spots.9  With the push of a button, it will detect an appropriate parking spot and let you know when to stop and put the car in Neutral. Once you’re there, all you have to do is hold the Active Park Assist button for the duration of the park; the system does the rest. This feature also offers park out assist with side-sensing capability so you can confidently navigate out of a spot when someone’s parked too close to you.
2021 Ford Explorer interior with closeup of 8 inch color L E D touchscreen featuring Waze

Ford & Waze

Using Waze inside your Ford vehicle is now easier since the much-loved, crowd-sourced navigation and traffic app is now compatible with available SYNC® 390  AppLink .172  By accessing Waze through SYNC 3 AppLink, you can collaborate with other users, outsmarting traffic by sharing information to get the best routes, and receive real-time alerts about accidents, road hazards and traffic jams. Moving Waze to the dash screen allows you to conveniently access the app’s features on a larger display. You can operate Waze through your vehicle’s touchscreen, as well as use voice commands for hands-free control, helping to keep your eyes on the road.172  Available via iPhone® in Ford vehicles equipped with SYNC 390 with Software Version 3.0. Waze is also available on Android Auto .110

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