2019 Ford Explorer Limited vs Sport vs Platinum

Red 2019 Ford Explorer Limited, Black 2019 Ford Explorer Sport, and red 2019 Ford Explorer Platinum

The 2019 Ford Explorer from Wolf Auto Center in Kimball, NE offers drivers everything they could want from an SUV and more. This Ford was built to take on every adventure, offering five trims – Explorer, XLT, Limited, Sport, and Platinum – and three engines – 3.5-liter EcoBoost®, 2.3-liter EcoBoost®, and 3.5-liter Ti-VCT V6 – in its lineup.

We often get asked what the differences are between the Ford Explorer Limited, Sport, and Platinum trims. This 2019 Ford Explorer Limited vs Sport vs Platinum comparison is going to break down what’s different between these three elite 2019 Explorer trim levels. Click the link below to view the lineup of 2019 Ford Explorer models available at Wolf Auto Center.



2019 Ford Explorer Limited

2019 Ford Explorer Sport

2019 Ford Explorer Platinum

$42,765 $46,625 $54,165
2.3-liter EcoBoost® I-4 engine 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 engine 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 engine
Perforated leather-trimmed 1st-row and 2nd-row seats Unique perforated leather-trimmed with red accent stitching heated seats Unique Nirvana Leather seating with micro-perforations and quilted inserts
Front-Wheel Drive or 4x4 4x4 4x4

What are the differences between the 2019 Ford Explorer Limited, Sport, and Platinum trim levels?

Two of the three engines in the Ford Explorer lineup are represented in the Limited, Sport, and Platinum trim levels. The 2019 Ford Explorer Limited is powered by a 280-horsepower 2.3-liter EcoBoost® I-4 engine, while the Sport and Platinum trims are powered by a 365-horsepower 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 engine. Each of these engines is paired with a standard 6-speed SelectShift® Automatic transmission system.

Ford Explorer Limited models are fitted with Premium Luster Nickel-Painted Aluminum 20-inch wheels and a bright silver painted mesh insert grille with chrome bars. 20-inch Machined Aluminum wheels with Painted Pockets are standard on the 2019 Explorer Sport that also bears a high gloss black mesh insert grille, unique EXPLORER badging on its hood, and Quad Chrome exhaust tips. The 2019 Ford Explorer Platinum wears 20-inch Bright Machined Face Aluminum wheels with dark Tarnish-Painted Pockets along with a unique satin-chrome finish grille, and Quad Chrome exhaust tips.

A 12-speaker audio system from Sony® fills the cabin of the Explorer Limited and Sport with crystal-clear tunes while the Platinum model offers even crisper sound with the Premium Sound System from Sony® with Clear Phase and Live Acoustics.

For more information about the 2019 Ford Explorer Limited, Sport, Platinum, or other trim levels, contact a member of the Wolf Auto Center staff today.