New 2020 Ford Explorer Platinum: Everything You Need to Know


2020 Ford Explorer Platinum Near Boston, MA

Are you in the market for a new 3-row SUV that blends together power, technology, and style together seamlessly? Meet the 2020 Ford Explorer Platinum. The next generation Ford Explorer Platinum has recently arrived at Muzi Ford, and we can’t wait for everyone to see what this SUV is all about. The new Explorer is the largest and most technologically advanced model to date.

Let’s take a closer look at what makes the Ford Explorer Platinum such an excellent SUV.


2020 Ford Explorer Platinum Exterior Design & Styling

The 2020 Ford Explorer Platinum trim sits at the top of the Explorer lineup. This SUV brings a stylish appearance worthy of a top-level trim. Starting with the tires, the Platinum gets 20-inch 7-spoke Aluminum wheels. Satin-aluminum roof rack side rails also come standard on this trim.

When looking at the front-end of this trim, you will notice an impressive satin-aluminum grille that is slightly larger than the one found on last year’s model. LED headlamps and foglamps come standard on the Platinum.

Moving to the back of the 2020 Platinum. The rear features LED taillights, dual exhaust tips, and an aggressive rear spoiler. A power liftgate comes standard so you can easily access the trunk with the press of a button on the key-fob. New “EXPLORER” lettering completes the Platinum’s stylish look.


2020 Ford Explorer Platinum Interior Features

When you step inside of the next generation 2020 Ford Explorer Platinum you’ll be greeted with a spacious and luxurious 3-row cabin. The Explorer Platinum features heated and ventilated tri-diamond perforated leather driver and front passenger seats. Optional on the Platinum trim, is a massage feature for the front seats that focuses on three different areas of the back. Behind the wheel of the Explorer sits the 12.3-inch digital information display that holds a number of useful vehicle information numbers.

A new 10-inch tablet-like touchscreen infotainment system is located in the center of the Explorer Platinum’s dash. Apple Car Play, Android Auto, and a voice activated Navigation system are all found in Ford’s SYNC 3 system. This trim also features a premium 10-speaker B&O audio system. New for the 2020 Explorer Titanium is a wireless charging pad located at the front of the center console.

The platinum is equipped with a 360-degree bird’s eye view back-up camera. The enhanced top-view camera is perfect for parallel and tight city parking. This system also features front and rear-view cameras. Keep your hands warm on cold New England drives with the heated leather steering wheel found on the Explorer. Dual-zone climate control will help keep every passenger at a comfortable temperature. New for the 2020 Explorer lineup is a rotary gear shift like the one first seen on the Ford Fusion and now found on the 2020 Escape as well.

The 2nd row seats of the 2020 Ford Explorer Platinum are adjustable and can slide forward and back for desired legroom. This feature is very practical and allows for more cargo room in the back when the 3rd row is collapsed. The 3rd row is also surprisingly spacious and even with the 2nd row seats slid all the way back can fit children or adults up to 5’5 comfortably. The Explorer Platinum also features a panoramic vista-roof for those summer cruises. The 2020 Explorer features up to 87.8 cubic feet of cargo room.



2020 Ford Explorer Platinum Engine & Performance

Let’s take a look under the hood of the 2020 Ford Explorer Platinum to see what makes this SUV tick. The Ford Explorer Platinum comes with a 3.0L EcoBoost V6 engine. This engine gives drivers 360 horsepower and 380 lb-ft of torque. This 3.0L engine is paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission. You can expect to get 18 MPG city and 24 MPG highway. The engine found on the new Explorer Platinum gives the SUV a maximum towing capacity of 5,600 pounds.

Buy The 2020 Ford Explorer Platinum Near Boston, MA

Check out our inventory of new 2020 Ford Explorer models here at Muzi Ford located in Needham, MA.

If you would like to learn more about the Ford Explorer models that we have at our Needham, MA dealership feel free to give us a call or stop. Our knowledgeable and friendly sales staff is here to answer any questions you may have about the Explorer Platinum or any of our other impressive Ford vehicles.


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