Ford has unveiled four new special edition versions of the 2019 Explorer and Expedition SUVs at the State Fair of Texas: Expedition Stealth Edition, Expedition Texas Edition, Explorer Limited Luxury Edition and Explorer Desert Copper Edition.
“Texans love their SUVs and these four special-edition models were created very much with them in mind,” said Craig Patterson, large SUV marketing manager at Ford.
The 2019 Expedition Stealth Edition rides on 22-inch black-painted aluminum wheels and includes its suspension has continuously controlled damping. The grille, mirror caps, roof rails, running boards, tailgate appliqué, rear bumper skid plate and hitch cover, headlamp housing, fog lamp bezels and taillamp housing are all featured in gloss-black. Lastly black “Expedition” badging has been added to the front, while the tailgate features a black “Limited” badge. Inside the red stitching has been added as an accent.
The 2019 Expedition Texas Edition builds upon the existing Special Edition Package available for Limited models and adds 22-inch wheels and new Texas Edition badging.
The 2019 Explorer Limited Luxury Edition adds some appearance upgrades over the Limited series. It adds 20-inch painted machined aluminum wheels, multi-contour seats with Active Motion, Nirvana leather seats with micro-perforation, an upgraded leather steering wheel, door trim with leather inserts and chrome mirror caps.
Lastly the 2019 Explorer Desert Copper Edition upgrades an XLT model to include 20-inch polished aluminum wheels, chrome mirror caps, Ebony Black leather-trimmed first- and second-row seats and door trim panel. The interior features copper highlights and stitching and Ebony Black vinyl third-row seats with copper accents.