The Ford Explorer was among the first midsize SUVs when it debuted several decades ago, and it has continued to be an appealing option across six major generational updates and additional mid-generation improvements. However, the 2024 Ford Explorer near Homewood is almost unchanged and continues to have the same modern styling and excellent features as the 2023 version. At Stivers Ford of Birmingham, we may have a great selection of SUVs in stock today, and we are excited to help you pick out your new Explorer.
The 2024 Ford Explorer has a sleek, bold look with confident angles streaming across the sides at an upward angle and the roof angled slightly downward. The upper portion of the segmented grille has a hexagon shape with a chrome accent, and the lower section carries the skid plate and tow hooks on some trim levels. Some or all of the Explorer’s trims are outfitted with up to 21-inch wheels, adaptive headlights, exterior approach lights, a hands-free liftgate, puddle lights, power-folding and heated side mirrors, rain-sensing wipers, towing equipment, quad exhaust finishers, all-terrain tires and other gear. Our team serving Birmingham Homewood Vestavia Hills Alabama is available to help you compare the specific trim levels in the inventory when you visit us soon.
By visiting our Ford dealership serving Birmingham Homewood Vestavia Hills Alabama soon, you can appreciate the spaciousness of the 2024 Explorer’s cabin as well as its quality materials and notable features. Depending on the trim that you prefer, your Explorer could have an 8-inch or 10.1-inch central display screen and a 12.3-inch digital instrument screen. Synthetic leather, leather, wood and suede may cover many surfaces in the Explorer. The first of the eight trim levels is well-appointed with remote engine start, satellite radio, a triple-zone auto climate control system, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Some of the many advanced features in the higher trims include heated seats, second-row captain’s chairs, a navigation system, a premium audio system, a wireless phone charger, a heated steering wheel, power-folding functions for the second and third rows, driver’s memory settings and massaging front seats.
While test driving the 2024 Ford Explorer near Homewood, you can appreciate its strong performance and great handling. The specific mechanical equipment available for the Explorer differs by trim. The Timberline trim, for example, adds an off-road-tuned suspension with a lift and a limited-slip rear differential. The ST trim comes with transmission paddle shifters, a sport-tuned suspension and an upgraded exhaust system. Performance brakes are also available as an upgrade.
Three powertrains are available for you to test drive at Stivers Ford of Birmingham. The lower trims are well-engineered with a four-cylinder, turbo 2.3-liter gas engine that produces 300 horsepower. Higher trims have a 400-horsepower, 3.0-liter turbo, V6 engine under the hood. You can also opt for a 318-horsepower, hybrid V6 engine with some of the 2024 Ford Explorer trim levels. A 10-speed auto transmission is linked to all three engines. Except for the Timberline trim, the Explorer has rear-wheel drive with the option to upgrade to all-wheel drive. All-wheel drive is standard for the Timberline.
Regardless of which of the 2024 Ford Explorer trims that you pick out, you will be safeguarded on the road by numerous premium safety features. All trims come with trailer sway damping, forward collision mitigation, lane departure mitigation, rear parking sensors, a rear cross-traffic alert and a blind-spot warning. Some Explorer trims also have a surround-view camera, adaptive cruise control, evasive steering assistance, lane keeping, front parking sensors and rear auto braking.
Our sales reps serving Birmingham Homewood Vestavia Hills Alabama are excited to get you behind the wheel of the 2024 Ford Explorer soon. To inquire about our current inventory and to plan your test drive, contact Stivers Ford of Birmingham today.*This article is for informational purposes only. Please contact the dealership for complete and current details.