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2021 BMW X5 Hybrid
2021 BMW X5 Hybrid
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$65,400
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2021 Ford Explorer
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$32,925
Starting Price (MSRP)
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Ford Explorer Hybrid
2021 Ford Explorer Hybrid
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$53,085
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Overview

Engine
3.0L Turbo Inline-6 Plug-in Hybrid
Engine
2.3L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.3L V6 Hybrid
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Four-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
6 seater
Trunk Volume
N/A
Trunk Volume
N/A
Trunk Volume
18.2 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.0L Turbo Inline-6 Plug-in Hybrid
2.3L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.3L V6 Hybrid
Horsepower
282 hp @ 5000 rpm
300 hp @ 5500 rpm
318 hp @ 6500 rpm
Torque
331 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
310 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm
322 lb-ft @ 3000 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
10-Speed Automatic
10-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive
Four-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
5,646 lbs
4,345 lbs
4,345 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
5,952 lbs
5,300 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
20 MPG
24 MPG
23 MPG
City
N/A
21 MPG
20 MPG
Highway
N/A
28 MPG
27 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
N/A
7.4 Tons/yr
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
18.6 gallons
19.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
N/A
390.6 miles
384 miles
Cruising Range Highway
N/A
520.8 miles
518.4 miles

Battery Range & Charge Times

Battery Size
24 kWh
N/A
N/A
Charge Time
6.8 Hrs Charge Time @ 110/120V
N/A
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
193.8 in
198.8 in
N/A
Height
68.7 in
70.2 in
69.9 in
Max Width
78.9 in
78.9 in
78.9 in
Front Width
66.1 in
66.9 in
66.9 in
Rear Width
66.9 in
66.9 in
66.9 in
Wheelbase
117.1 in
119.1 in
119.1 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
8.2 in
7.9 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
7 seater
6 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
39.8 in
43 in
43 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.8 in
40.7 in
40.7 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
60 in
61.8 in
61.8 in
Front Seat Hip Room
N/A
59.2 in
59.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
37.4 in
39 in
39 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.7 in
40.5 in
40.5 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58.1 in
61.9 in
61.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
N/A
59.1 in
59.1 in
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
32.2 in
32.2 in
Third Row Headroom
N/A
38.9 in
38.9 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
54.6 in
54.6 in
Third Row Hip Room
N/A
40.9 in
40.9 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
N/A
N/A
18.2 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
72.3 ft³
87.8 ft³
87.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
33.9 ft³
47.9 ft³
47.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
33.9 ft³
18.2 ft³
18.2 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
41.3 ft
N/A
N/A

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
19" x 9"
18" x 7.5"
20" x 8.5"
Rear Wheel Size
19" x 9"
18" x 7.5"
20" x 8.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Double Wishbone
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P265/50HR19
P255/65HR18
P255/55HR20
Rear Tire
P265/50HR19
P255/65HR18
P255/55HR20
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • Jet Black
  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Atlas Blue Metallic
  • Blue Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Silver Spruce Metallic
  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Rich Copper Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Star White Metallic Tri-Coat

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Arctic Grey Metallic
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Graphite Metallic
  • Manhattan Green Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Phytonic Blue Metallic
  • Sparkling Brown Metallic
N/A
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, SensaTec Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige/Black, SensaTec Upholstery
N/A
N/A

Optional Interior Materials

  • Black, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Canberra Beige, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Coffee, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Cognac, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Vernasca Leather Upholstery
  • Black, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Coffee, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Ivory White/Night Blue, (Ind) Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
  • Tartufo, Individual Extended Merino Leather Upholstery
N/A
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Not Available
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Navigation System
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Power Liftgate
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Not Available
A/C
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Heated Rear Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Power Passenger Seat
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Seat Memory
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Seat-Massage
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Rear A/C
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
8 Years / 80,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Maintenance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
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