2022 Ford Explorer Platinum

New Ford Explorer Platinum in Columbia City, IN

Relish Premium Features in This Mid-Size SUV by Buying the Ford Explorer Platinum at City Ford

Explore with class by driving the new Ford Explorer Platinum. This mid-size SUV's top-of-the-line trim is packed with premium features to deliver a first-class ride for you and your Fort Wayne family. Find the new Ford Explorer Platinum SUV in Columbia City, IN, at City Ford.

Powerful Platinum Performance

Huntington drivers have two engine choices with the Ford Explorer Platinum. The Platinum Hybrid is powered by a 3.3-liter V6 hybrid engine with an electric motor to produce 318 horsepower and 322 pound-feet of torque, while earning 27/28 (city/highway) miles per gallon.

The 3.0-liter EcoBoost® twin-turbocharged V6 engine gives the Platinum 400 horsepower and 415 pound-feet of torque. This V6 powertrain achieves 26 miles per gallon on Indiana highways to and from Fort Wayne and 18 miles per gallon in Columbia City.

Rear-wheel drive is standard, but all-wheel drive is optional on the Platinum, which has its powertrains paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission.

Premium-Packed Interior Prioritizing Comfort

The Ford Explorer Platinum seats seven passengers and has heated second-row captain's seats with 39 inches of second-row legroom. There are Tri-Diamond perforated leather seating surfaces with accent stitching and contour seating, along with a PowerFold® third row.

There's plenty of space for Fort Wayne families, as the Ford Explorer Platinum provides 152.7 cubic feet of passenger volume, 18.2 cubic feet storage, 47.9 cubic feet of space behind the first two rows, and a max cargo volume of 87.8 cubic feet.

This SUV's cabin features real wood cabin trim, dome map lights for all three rows, and a twin-panel moonroof. Standard cabin comfort bonuses include:

  • Air Filtration System with Refresh Cabin Air Filter
  • Tri-Zone Electronic Automatic Temperature Control
  • Rear Auxiliary Climate Control
  • Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • Second-Row Sun Blinds

Useful Exterior Design Features

The Ford Explorer Platinum rides on 21-inch machine-face aluminum wheels with luster nickel-painted pockets and all-season tires.

This SUV sports a unique satin aluminum finish grille, satin chrome lower bodyside cladding insert, quad chrome exhaust tips, and roof rack side rails in satin aluminum with black end caps.

There's also full LED lighting to illuminate your way from Warsaw to Fort Wayne. This includes:

  • Automatic LED Low-Beam Headlamps
  • LED Fog Lamps
  • LED Signature Lighting
  • LED Taillamps
  • Adaptive Headlamps with LED Signature Lighting
  • LED Turn Signal Indicators

There's easy cargo access for Columbia City motorists, thanks to the hands-free, foot-activated liftgate. There's also Privacy Glass for the second and third rows, plus the liftgate. The Platinum comes with PowerFold® mirrors and Power and Heated Glass Sideview Mirrors.

Advanced Technology & Equipment

Use FordPass Connect™, the app for remote use of your Ford Explorer Platinum SUV. Columbia City drivers can pair it with the Platinum's 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot. The Platinum features SYNC® technology with the Voice-Activated Navigation System and comes with dual second-row smart-charging USB ports, SiriusXM® Radio, a 12-speaker B&O® Sound System, and a wireless charging pad.

Safety & Security Features for Peace of Mind

Park your Ford Explorer Platinum with confidence in Fort Wayne, thanks to Active Park Assist 2.0. Enter your SUV with the SecuriCode™ Keyless Entry Keypad. The Ford Co-Pilot360™ Assist+ suite is standard and offers a host of driver-assist technologies. Auto High Beams, Rain-Sensing Wipers, and Trailer Sway Control are additional safety features.

Test Drive a New Ford Explorer Platinum SUV Around Columbia City, IN

Fort Wayne families will find that the Ford Explorer Platinum SUV fits their lifestyle when it comes to comfort and luxury. Test drive the Ford Explorer's highest trim level through Columbia City when you visit City Ford.

  1. City Ford

    3100 East Business Highway 30
    Columbia City, IN 46725

    • Sales: (260) 244-5173
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