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Buy a New 2021 Ford Explorer in Rockland, ME

All About the New Ford Explorer

IIHS Top Safety Pick for 2021!

The 2021 Ford Explorer has been redesigned from the ground up to provide you with a plethora of technology, comfort, and power. The Explorer is a perfect SUV for families of all sizes with its spacious interior. With three rows of seats, plenty of cargo space, and a variety of models and upgrades, there's something for everyone. Enjoy comfort on the road with plenty of state-of-the-art safety systems, infotainment, and more. It's perfect for running errands, camping trips, and everything in between. There are five different models that you can customize to truly make it your own as well. This practical family vehicle is the culmination of years of development and success by the Ford name. Learn more about why the Explorer is so popular, and stop by our Rockland, ME Ford dealership to test drive yours. Our friendly and helpful staff is always happy to assist you with finding the right model Explorer for you.

Interior Space & Comfort

For those longer road trips, the Explorer is a great SUV. It offers plenty of leg and headroom for the driver and passengers alike. You're free to throw the kids, camping gears, sports equipment, the dog, and anything else you need without sacrificing passenger room. The power-folding third-row seat makes getting extra space out of your SUV easy and accessible. Versatility is the name of the game with all rear seats available to fold down to make room for hauling building materials, furniture, and more.


Up front, the driver is greeted with a 10.1 inch LCD infotainment touchscreen complete with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and the Ford Co-Pilot360™, giving you all types of technology and driver-assist features. These include adaptive cruise control, evasive steering assist, voice-activated navigation, blind spot information, automatic emergency braking, and auto high-beam headlamps. There are plenty of technology upgrades to turn your Explorer into a mobile entertainment powerhouse including wireless charging for your mobile devices.

Engine and Trim Options

Ford has a long history of building powerful trucks and SUVs with capable engines. Tow your boat to the lake house with ease and trudge through the winter snow with available all-wheel drive. When outfitted with the tow package, you can tow up to 5,600 pounds. There are seven models to choose from. These all come with their own options to upgrade and tweak as you see fit to make your Explorer an extension of you and your lifestyle. The models are:

  • Base
  • XLT
  • Limited
  • Limited Hybrid
  • King Ranch
  • ST
  • Platinum

Along with your choice of trim level, you have your option of engines. Each option is connected to a 10-speed automatic transmission that provides a smooth drive on and off the road. The available engines in the 2021 Ford Explorer are:

  • 2.3L Turbocharged I4 - 300 horsepower
  • 3.0L V6 - 365 horsepower
  • 3.3L V6 Hybrid - 318 horsepower
  • 3.0L V6 ST - 400 horsepower

Visit Our Ford Dealership Today

Now that you know the brief overview, it's time for a test drive! Our helpful team at Rockland Ford is more than happy to walk you through all the features of the new 2021 Ford Explorer and answer all your questions. We have a large selection of vehicles available. Whether you plan on using your Explorer for long camping trips, to run errands with the family around town, or anything in between, you can find the right SUV at our Rockland Ford dealership. Contact us today or stop by at your convenience. We make car shopping a breeze without hidden fees or annoying sales tactics. Test drive your Explorer today!

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  1. Rockland Ford

    2 Moody Drive
    Thomaston, ME 04861

    • Sales: (207) 594-4466
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