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Ford Explorer
2022 Ford Explorer
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$33,100
Starting Price (MSRP)
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2021 Jeep Cherokee
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$27,210
Starting Price (MSRP)
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Lincoln MKX
2018 Lincoln MKX
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$39,035
Starting Price (MSRP)
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Overview

Engine
2.3L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.4L Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.7L V6 Gas
2.7L Turbo V6 (+$2,000)
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 25 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18 gallons
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.3L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.4L Inline-4 Gas
3.7L V6 Gas
2.7L Turbo V6 (+$2,000)
Horsepower
300 hp @ 5500 rpm
180 hp @ 6400 rpm
303 hp @ 6500 rpm
Torque
310 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm
171 lb-ft @ 4600 rpm
278 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,345 lbs
3,590 lbs
4,168 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
5,300 lbs
2,000 lbs
2,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
24 MPG
25 MPG
20 MPG
City
21 MPG
22 MPG
17 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
31 MPG
25 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.4 (2021) Tons/yr
7.1 Tons/yr
8.8 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
17.9 gallons
15.8 gallons
18 gallons
Cruising Range City
375.9 miles
347.6 miles
306 miles
Cruising Range Highway
501.2 miles
489.8 miles
450 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
198.8 in
182 in
N/A
Height
70.2 in
65.7 in
66.2 in
Max Width
78.9 in
73.2 in
76.1 in
Front Width
66.9 in
62.7 in
64.8 in
Rear Width
66.9 in
63.1 in
64.7 in
Wheelbase
119.1 in
106.5 in
112.2 in
Ground Clearance
8.2 in
N/A
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
7 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
43 in
41.1 in
42.8 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.7 in
39.4 in
39.9 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
61.8 in
57.6 in
58.9 in
Front Seat Hip Room
59.2 in
53.8 in
56.4 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
39 in
40.3 in
39.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
40.5 in
38.5 in
39.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
61.9 in
55.1 in
59 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
59.1 in
49.9 in
55.6 in
Third Row Leg Room
32.2 in
N/A
N/A
Third Row Headroom
38.9 in
N/A
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
54.6 in
N/A
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
40.9 in
N/A
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
87.8 ft³
54.7 ft³
68.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
47.9 ft³
25.8 ft³
37.2 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
18.2 ft³
25.8 ft³
37.2 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

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

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
18" x 7.5"
17" x 7"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 7.5"
17" x 7"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P255/65HR18
P225/60R17
P245/60HR18
Rear Tire
P255/65HR18
P225/60R17
P245/60HR18
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Atlas Blue Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Forged Green Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
Bright White Clearcoat
  • Black Velvet
  • Blue Diamond Metallic
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Diamond Black Crystal Pearlcoat
  • Light Brownstone Pearlcoat
  • Olive Green Pearlcoat
  • Slate Blue Pearlcoat
  • Spitfire Orange Clearcoat
  • Velvet Red Pearlcoat
  • Burgundy Velvet Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Iced Mocha Metallic
  • Ivory Pearl Metallic Tri-Coat
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • White Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Liftgate
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Optional
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Seat Memory
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Rear A/C
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Start
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

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

US NHTSA crash test result

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

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles
Maintenance
N/A
3 Years / Unlimited Miles
N/A
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