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Info & specs

Ford Explorer

Ford Explorer side view
Ford Explorer angular front perspective
Ford Explorer angular rear perspective

Overview of the Ford Explorer

Learn about the Ford Explorer

Summary

The Ford Explorer is one of the most popular SUVs around, and for good reason. Surprisingly efficient fuel economy and the option of a high-power V6 turbo engine make this a serious contender on the road. Even the older models still stand up well, offering superb value for drivers looking for something durable and practical. The all-wheel drive means the Explorer handles well on the road. Generous space throughout means this sleek SUV is a solid choice for large families or drivers who regularly carry lots of gear.

Pros and cons of the Ford Explorer

  • Turbo V6 optional
  • User-friendly tech features
  • All-wheel drive
  • Limited legroom in third-row seat
  • Automatic braking is unavailable
  • Big pillars reduce outward visibility
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety ratings of the Ford Explorer

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags7

Specifications of the Ford Explorer

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats7
  • Doors5
  • Fuel typeGas or Hybrid
  • TransmissionAutomatic
  • City consumption10.1 - 13.4 L/100km
  • Highway consumption8.6 - 9.8 L/100km
  • Width2004 mm
  • Length5049 - 5062 mm
  • Trunk space515 - 2376 L
  • Cargo space1410 - 2486 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Ford Explorer

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Ford Explorer 2020 - present is available in 5 trims:

XLT trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Ford Explorer