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Design

Iconically Styled and Smartly Designed

With an instantly recognizable athletic stance, impressive towing capability and room for up to seven passengers, the 2023 Ford Explorer® SUV is designed to give you and your family the freedom to live life on your terms.

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Explorer® Timberline®

The 2023 Ford Explorer® Timberline® model is our most off-road capable Explorer®. Features include steel front, rear and underbody skid plates for added protection, off-road tuned front struts and rear shocks, TORSEN® limited-slip rear axle, and a higher ground clearance of 8.66 inches compared to 7.9 inches on the Explorer® Base model. This bold look is complete thanks to 18" all terrain tires, exclusive badging, and off-road auxiliary lighting provisions.

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Explorer® ST-Line

The 2023 Ford Explorer® ST-Line model offers a performance-inspired design with the latest tech to match paired with the popular 2.3L EcoBoost® I-4 engine. It also features 20" machined aluminum wheels with painted pockets, unique headlamp and taillamp blackout treatments, a bold Explorer® hood badge, 360-Degree Camera with Split-View display and Ford Co-Pilot360 Assist+ Technology.*

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Explorer® King Ranch®

Powered by the 3.0L EcoBoost® V6 engine and featuring unique King Ranch® badging, Del Rio Leather with Lasso-Perforated Inserts, eye-catching 20" 10-spoke aluminum wheels and, an available Twin – Panel Moonroof – the 2023 Ford Explorer® King Ranch® model exudes luxurious Southwestern style.

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Explorer® ST

Featuring unique ST badging, available 21" aluminum wheels with red-painted brake calipers, a sport-tuned suspension and a 400 HP,* twin-turbo 3.0L EcoBoost® V6 engine — the 2023 Explorer® ST model looks as fast as it drives. Plus, you can test the limits of the Explorer® ST even further while attending the ST SUV Experience — an exclusive ownership event included with a lease or purchase of an Explorer® ST model.

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Explorer® Limited/Limited Hybrid

The 2023 Ford Explorer® Limited model comes in standout 2.3L EcoBoost® I-4 or 3.3L V6 Hybrid engine configurations. Each version features 20" wheels, Satin roof-rack side rails, a 360-Degree Camera with Split View for easy parking in tight spaces and the capability to tow up to 5,000 lbs. with the Hybrid and 5,300 lbs. with the EcoBoost® model shown, when equipped with the Class IV Trailer Tow Package.*

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Explorer® Platinum/ Platinum Hybrid

The transcendent 2023 Ford Explorer® Platinum model is available in 3.0L EcoBoost® V6 or 3.3L V6 Hybrid engine configurations. Each model features 21" machined-aluminum wheels with Luster Nickel-painted pockets, a unique grille with Satin aluminum finish, Premium Silver-painted front and rear skid plates and adaptive headlamps to show the world you’ve arrived in style.

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Explorer® XLT

As the perfect mix of sporty and sophisticated, the 2023 Ford Explorer® XLT model comes with a black mesh grille with Chrome bars, LED Signature Lighting, Black roof-rack side rails and an available XLT Sport Appearance Package.

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Explorer® Base

The standard 2023 Ford Explorer® Base model features 18" five-spoke Sparkle Silver-painted aluminum wheels, a convenient power liftgate and Ford Co-Pilot360 Technology.10 Details like the black molded-in-color door handles and grille, as well as the chrome liftgate appliqué give it a refined look from all angles.

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Adaptive LED Headlamps

Available on the 2023 Ford Explorer® Platinum model, adaptive headlamps help guide you through the darkness, and adjust with your vehicle’s movement. When you turn, the lights turn with you, aiding in your visibility around corners and helping you to react sooner to what’s around the bend.*

twin-panel moonroof

Twin-Panel Moonroof

Available on all 2023 Ford Explorer® models except Base, the twin-panel moonroof does more than just let light in. It offers an expansive view of the sky and lets you feel the warmth of the sun.

power lift gate

Power Lift Gate

Conveniently open and close your liftgate with the push of a button.

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Yakima® SkyBox

Equip your 2023 Ford Explorer® SUV with the available Yakima® SkyBox 16.

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Yakima® MegaWarrior Cargo Basket

Take more on every trip with the available Yakima® MegaWarrior cargo basket with Yakima® large stretch net.

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Yakima® FrontLoader

Be ready to ride with the available roof-mounted Yakima® FrontLoader bike carrier with lock.

Upgrade your Explorer® SUV, right from the factory, with these available packages.

xlt sport appearance package

XLT Sport Appearance Package

This available package includes the following and more:
• Carbonized Gray-painted 10-spoke wheels
• Carbonized Gray-painted:
Grille bars and mesh insert
– Liftgate appliqué
– Lower bodyside cladding insert
– Skid plate elements
• Chrome dual exhaust tips
• Carbonized Gray “Explorer®” badge on hood
• “Explorer®” Unique Branded Front Floor Mats
• Gloss Black cap on sideview mirrors
• Ebony/light slates seats with medium slate contrast stitching

st street pack

ST Street Pack

This available package includes the following:

• 21" aluminum wheels
• Performance brakes
Red-painted performance front and rear brake calipers

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ST High-Performance Pack

This available package includes the following:

• 21" aluminum wheels
High-performance brakes
Red-painted performance front and rear brake calipers

No matter what the day brings or where the road leads, the 2023 Ford Explorer® lineup features interiors that are outfitted to exceed your needs at every turn. From easily configurable seating in all three rows to tech that keeps everyone connected on the move — it’s ready for whatever comes your way.

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10.1-inch LCD Capacitive Portrait Touchscreen

The available 10.1-inch LCD Capacitive Portrait Touchscreen provides a vibrant, customizable display at your fingertips.

road-trip ready seats

Road-Trip Ready Seats

Available multicontour seats with Active Motion® provide added comfort to the driver and front passenger. The Active Motion® seats offer five upper or lower back massage themes. This helps prevent fatigue so you can stay fresh on long drives and recover after the day’s fun is done.

comfortably seats up to seven

Available PowerFold® third-row seats make it easy to accommodate passengers and cargo. With the seats up, the Ford Explorer® SUV can carry seven people. They also quickly fold down for more cargo room.

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The different drive modes are Normal, Eco, Sport, Tow/Haul, Slippery, Trail and additionally on models equipped with Intelligent 4WD, Deep Snow/Sand. Once selected, these modes can automatically modify the electronic stability control system and traction control system for optimized performance.

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Multi-Color Ambient Lighting

Set the mood with seven colors of available ambient lighting for the first and second rows. This lighting system adds to the immersive experience that comes with the available B&O® Sound System by Bang & Olufsen® with 12 speakers, include a subwoofer.

twin-panel moonroof

Twin-Panel Moonroof

The available twin-panel moonroof does more than just let light in. It offers an impressive view of the sky and lets you feel the warmth of the sun.

available cargo management system

Available Cargo Management System

Extra pockets on the side and a storage area underneath the floor provide a place for smaller items. You can also flip the reversible load floor over for plastic bedding, saving the carpet from wet or muddy cargo.*

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HYBRID

2023 FORD Explorer® HYBRID SUV

The 2023 Explorer® Hybrid SUV comes well-equipped in both Limited and Platinum models. Combined with road trip-ready range, impressive towing and confidence-inspiring off-road capability — it gives you the best of all worlds while you’re out discovering this one.

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hybrid perks

Hybrid Perks

Hybrid vehicles combine traditional gasoline engines with a battery for impressive range and performance. In fact, the off-road ready 2023 Explorer® Hybrid model produces 318 HP* and 322 lb.-ft of torque.*

outstanding towing capacity

Outstanding Towing Capacity

The 2023 Explorer® Hybrid SUV can tow up to 5,000 pounds* when equipped with the Class IV Trailer Tow Package — giving you the freedom to take a boat or trailer on trips to the lake, the campground and beyond.

roadtrip ready

Roadtrip Ready

The 2023 Explorer® Hybrid 2WD model features a wanderer-inspiring range.

regenerative braking

Regenerative Braking

When you apply the brakes in a conventional vehicle, kinetic energy is lost due to friction. During braking in a Ford Explorer® Hybrid SUV, however, regenerative braking recovers more than 90%* of this energy, sending it back to the battery to be stored for later use.

POWER

THREE ENGINES. UNLIMITED POSSIBILITIES.

The 2023 Ford Explorer® SUV lineup is powered by three unique and highly capable engines. No matter which one you choose, you’ll get impressive capability and towing to take on all that comes your way as you live life to the fullest.

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2.3L EcoBoost® I-4 Engine

This turbocharged powerplant churns out 300 HP* and 310 lb.-ft. of torque* for spirited drives around town or far from it. The 2.3L EcoBoost® I-4 engine comes standard on the Base, XLT, ST-Line, Timberline® and Limited models.*

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3.0L EcoBoost® V6 Engine

The 3.0L EcoBoost® V6 engine with Auto Start-Stop Technology is the backbone of the ST, King Ranch® and Platinum model powertrains. It combines turbocharging and direct injection to produce 400 HP* and 415 lb.-ft of torque.*

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3.3L V6 Hybrid Engine

The 3.3L V6 Hybrid engine on the 2023 Explorer® Limited Hybrid and Platinum Hybrid models helps conserve gas while producing 318 HP* and 322 lb.-ft of torque.* Plus, it can tow up to 5,000 pounds.*

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The 10-speed automatic transmission makes shifting gears a smoother, more efficient process, while helping to provide a wide power band for your performance and towing needs.

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Side-Wind Stabilization

Standard on all 2023 Explorer® models, side-wind stabilization is designed to help the driver keep the vehicle on its path when encountering high or gusty winds.*

make your own tracks

Make Your Own Tracks

The 2023 Ford Explorer® Timberline® model comes standard with a high 8.66" ground clearance, off-road front struts and rear shocks and all-terrain tires on 18" High Gloss Black painted aluminum wheels.*

terrain management system

Terrain Management System

The standard Terrain Management System, on 2WD and Intelligent 4WD Explorer® models, can help tackle any adventure. Up to seven Selectable Drive Modes include Normal, Trail, Deep Snow/Sand (4WD only), Slippery, Sport, Tow/Haul and Eco Mode.*

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SelectShift® Capability with Paddle Shifters

Turn your automatic transmission into an on-demand manual one with available, conveniently placed paddle shifters with SelectShift® capability.

TOWING

Towing Made Easy

Explorer® helps you make the most of your next big adventure with a rear-wheel-drive platform and your choice of four powerful engines. For additional traction on your escapades, there’s available Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System and seven selectable drive modes.

impressive towing comes standard

Impressive Towing Comes Standard

The 2023 Ford Explorer® Base, XLT, ST-Line, Timberline® and non-hybrid Limited models can tow up to 5,300 lbs.,* when equipped with the Class IV Trailer Tow Package.*

take all you need on every trip

Take All You Need On Every Trip

2023 Ford Explorer® models offer seating for up to six passengers when equipped with available second-row captain’s chairs and seating for up to seven when equipped with the second-row bench seat. Combined with 87.8 cu. ft. of cargo capacity behind the first row with the rear seats folded flat, 47.9 cu. ft. behind the second row with the third row folded and 18.2 cu. ft. behind the third-row seats, you can take everything from tents and coolers to sports equipment — along with everyone — on trips near or far.*

Working with AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Controlc®), standard trailer sway control selectively brakes and adjusts engine power to help you maintain trailer control.*

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Technology

CONNECTED TECH FOR EASY TRIPS

The 2023 Ford Explorer® SUV comes equipped with plenty of smart road trip-ready features. Ford Co-Pilot360 Technology helps you navigate increasingly distracting and crowded roads.* Staying connected is easy too, with standard SYNC® 3 Technology and FordPass Connect along for the ride.

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Ford Co-Pilot360 Technology

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Auto High-Beam Headlamps

Auto High-Beam Headlamps can sense poor lighting conditions and switch on to light your path ahead and automatically dim when they sense oncoming headlights. So, you can keep your focus — and both hands on the wheel.*

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Rear View Camera

Backing up made easy. The Rear View Camera provides a clear view of what’s behind your vehicle so you can navigate reverse with confidence.*

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BLIS® with Cross-Traffic Alert

BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System®) can help detect and alert you to vehicles in your blind spot, while Cross-Traffic Alert can detect traffic behind you when you’re slowly backing out of a parking spot or driveway.*

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Pre-Collision Assist® With Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB)

This feature scans the road ahead and can alert you to potential collisions with vehicles or pedestrians detected in your path. If an impact becomes imminent and you don’t take corrective action, the brakes can apply automatically. But don’t worry – they’ll only activate if needed.*

lane-keeping system

Lane-Keeping System

Lane-Keeping System scans your vehicle’s position between the lines in the road ahead and can alert you if you’re starting to drift. If you drift a few times, you’ll see a coffee cup icon on the windshield, letting you know it’s time to take a break.*

intelligent adaptive cruise control

Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control

Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) helps you keep pace on your journey and features Speed Sign Recognition that can slow down your vehicle if the traffic ahead has stopped or slowed. ACC with Stop-and-Go can even help you come to a complete stop. As soon as things clear, you’ll resume your set speed. The added Lane Centering feature also scans lane markings to help you keep your vehicle centered between the lines.*

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Ford+Alexa® App: A Perfect Match

Ford+Alexa® App brings the amazing capabilities of Amazon Alexa® from your home to the road.* By using the Ford+Alexa® App for iPhone® and Android devices and connecting to voice-activated SYNC® 3 AppLink®, you’ll have access to voice navigation, traffic information, Amazon® Prime shopping and more. You can even control your supported smart-home devices from your vehicle.

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SYNC® 3 Technology

2023 Ford Explorer® vehicles with SYNC® 3* come with SiriusXM®* a 3-month All Access trial subscription so you get to try the widest variety of entertainment anywhere including the deepest variety of music, ad-free, more sports coverage than anywhere, exclusive talk channels, every kind of comedy and the most complete news coverage. You can also enjoy SiriusXM® online, on the app and at home on connected devices — it’s included with your All Access trial subscription.

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Wireless Charging

The available wireless charging pad can charge a smartphone or compatible device without plugging it in.* Simply place the device on the pad and it automatically charges.

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B&O® Sound System by Bang and Olufsen®

The available B&O® Sound System by Bang and Olufsen® comes standard with 12 Speakers, including a Subwoofer. A 980-watt, B&O® Sound System by Bang & Olufsen® with 14 Speakers, including a Subwoofer, is also available.

360-degree camera with split-view display

360-Degree Camera with Split-View Display

2023 Explorer® SUV has an available 360-Degree Camera with Split-View Display* for a continuous view of everything around you — perfect for tight spaces and hooking up trailers.

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Post-Collision Braking and Rear Parking Sensors

Post-collision braking automatically applies moderate brake pressure when a collision is detected. The standard rear parking sensors emit a series of beeps when you’re nearing certain objects behind your vehicle. The closer you get to the object, the quicker the beeps.*

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2023 Explorer® MODELS

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Explorer®

Starting at
$36,760*

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XLT

Starting at
$38,570*

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ST-LINE

Starting at
$46,005*

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LIMITED

Starting at
$47,070*

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Timberline®

Starting at
$48,980*

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ST

Starting at
$50,005*

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PLATINUM

Starting at
$53,820*

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King Ranch®

Starting at
$54,075*

2023 Ford Explorer®

You’ll love the power of the 2023 Ford Explorer® Frederick, MD at Sheehy Ford

Ramp up your style when behind the wheel of the all-new Explorer® from Sheehy Ford. Featuring the base trim, as well as the Platinum, King Ranch®, Timberline®, Limited, ST, ST-Line and XLT premium trims, the 2023 Ford Explorer® Frederick, MD, is the bold SUV you’ve been looking for. Stop in at our Ford dealership today to learn more about the capabilities and our new vehicle specials that help you save more when you buy or lease this luxury SUV.

Which Ford dealers have the 2023 Ford Explorer® near Frederick, MD, for test drives?

We do! Get to know the luxury of the all-new Explorer® when scheduling a test drive at Sheehy Ford. This popular SUV offers you all the power options you want and need with a standard 2.3-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that delivers 300 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque. The 2023 Ford Explorer® Frederick, MD, is also available with a 400-horsepower turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 or a 318-horsepower 3.3L V6 hybrid powertrain for enhanced fuel economy. All engine options pair with either rear-wheel drive or All-Wheel Drive and a 10-speed automatic transmission.

Drive with confidence knowing the 2023 Ford Explorer® Frederick, MD, is equipped with the Ford Co-Pilot360 suite of safety features. This collection includes Pre-Collision Assist® with pedestrian detection, lane departure alerts, forward collision alerts, lane departure mitigation, rear cross traffic alerts and blind spot monitoring. You can also select a premium trim that is available with rear automatic braking and evasive steering assist. Style is also stand-out with the 2023 Ford Explorer® Frederick, MD. The exterior is outfitted with a muscular grille, an athletic stance and either 18-inch or 20-inch wheels. LED headlights come standard, in addition to black power side mirrors and a power liftgate. Premium configurations are available with front fog lights, heated power exterior mirrors and adaptive headlights.

The interior is decked out for your comfort and convenience. The base trims of the 2023 Ford Explorer® Frederick, MD, cloth seats, a 35/30/35 split folding rear seat for more cargo capacity and an 8-way power driver seat. You can also opt for a trim decked out with leather seats, heated and ventilated front seats, ambient interior lighting, a heated steering wheel, an auto-dimming rearview mirror and a B&O® premium sound system. Select trims also offer second-row captain’s chairs and multi-contour massaging front seats. The 2023 Ford Explorer® Frederick, MD, is designed to keep you entertained and connected. This luxury SUV is equipped with smartphone syncing via Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto, a Wi-Fi® hotspot, USB ports, either an 8-inch or 10.1-inch touchscreen display and Bluetooth® wireless technology. Premium trims also offer navigation and a surround-view camera system.

Where can I test drive a 2023 Ford Explorer® near Frederick, MD?

Get ready to see why the 2023 Ford Explorer® Frederick, MD, stands out from the rest. Schedule a test drive at Sheehy Ford of Gaithersburg today. We’re only 30 minutes from Frederick, and with new vehicle specials and leasing incentives, it’s even more affordable to buy or lease Ford's 2023 Explorer® SUV.

MSRP: Current MSRP for base vehicle. Excludes destination/delivery fee plus government fees and taxes, any finance charges, any dealer processing charge, any electronic filing charge, and any emission testing charge. Optional equipment not included. Starting A, Z and X Plan price is for qualified, eligible customers and excludes document fee, destination/delivery charge, taxes, title and registration. Not all vehicles qualify for A, Z or X Plan. All Mustang Shelby GT350® and Shelby GT350R® prices exclude gas guzzler tax.

Design

*Computer-generated image shown.

*Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and weight distribution.

*Front seat belts removed in order to provide a clear view of the vehicle interior.


*Optional equipment and available Ford Accessories shown. Recreational equipment not included.

TORSEN® is a registered trademark of JTEKT Corporation.

*Horsepower and torque ratings based on premium fuel per SAE J1349® standard. Your results may vary. Horsepower and torque are independent attributes and may not be achieved simultaneously.

*When properly equipped. Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers.

*Optional equipment and available Ford Accessories shown. Recreational equipment not included.

Towing

*When properly equipped. Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers.

*Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and weight distribution.

*Remember that even advanced technology cannot overcome the laws of physics. It's always possible to lose control of a vehicle due to inappropriate driver input for the conditions.

Power

*Horsepower and torque ratings based on premium fuel per SAE J1349® standard. Your results may vary. Horsepower and torque are independent attributes and may not be achieved simultaneously.

*Horsepower and torque ratings based on premium fuel per SAE J1349® standard. Your results may vary. Horsepower and torque are independent attributes and may not be achieved simultaneously.

*Horsepower and torque ratings based on premium fuel per SAE J1349® standard. Your results may vary. Horsepower and torque are independent attributes and may not be achieved simultaneously.

*When properly equipped. Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers.

*Always consult the Owner’s Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty and use appropriate safety gear.

*Optional equipment and available Ford Accessories shown. Recreational equipment not included.

*Always consult the Owner’s Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty, and use appropriate safety gear.

Technology

*Driver-Assist® features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle. It does not replace safe driving. See Owner's Manual for details and limitations.

*Driver-Assist® features are supplemental and do not replace the driver’s attention, judgment and the need to control the vehicle. Pre-Collision Assist® with Automatic Emergency Braking detects pedestrians, but not in all conditions, and can help avoid or reduce a collision. It does not replace safe driving. See Owner’s Manual for details and limitations.

*Lane-Keeping System does not control steering.

*If vehicle is stopped for more than three seconds, driver must intervene and press “RES” button or accelerator pedal to resume system operation.

*Requires available SYNC® 3 AppLink®. Don’t drive while distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice controls. Certain Alexa® functionality is dependent on smartphone and home technology.

*Don’t drive while distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice-operated systems when possible. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in gear. Not all features are compatible with all phones.

*All SiriusXM® services require a subscription, sold separately by SiriusXM® after the trial period. Your SiriusXM® service will automatically stop at the end of your trial unless you decide to subscribe. If you decide to continue service, the subscription plan chosen will automatically renew and be charged according to your chosen payment method at the then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. See the SiriusXM® Customer Agreement & Privacy Policy at www.siriusxm.com for full terms and how to cancel, which includes online methods or calling 1-866-635-2349. Available in the 48 contiguous United States, D.C., and Puerto Rico (with coverage limits and capable receiver). Visit http://www.siriusxm.com/FAQS for most current service area information. Availability of some services and features is subject to device capabilities and location restrictions. All fees, content and features are subject to change. SiriusXM®, Pandora® and all related logos are trademarks of SiriusXM® Radio Inc. and its respective subsidiaries.

*Available Qi® wireless charging may not be compatible with all mobile phones.

Hybrid

*Horsepower and torque ratings based on premium fuel per SAE J1349® standard. Your results may vary. Horsepower and torque are independent attributes and may not be achieved simultaneously.

*When properly equipped. Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers.

*Results may vary depending on driving habits.

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