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Ford Explorer
2021 Ford Explorer
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$32,675
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.3
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Lincoln Aviator Hybrid
2021 Lincoln Aviator Hybrid
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$69,070
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.8
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Lincoln Nautilus
2021 Lincoln Nautilus
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$42,500
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.9
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Overview

Engine
2.3L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.0L Twin-Turbo Plug-in Hybrid
Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.4 gallons
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
6 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.3L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.0L Twin-Turbo Plug-in Hybrid
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
300 hp @ 5500 rpm
400 hp @ 5500 rpm
250 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque
310 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm
415 lb-ft @ 2750 rpm
280 lb-ft @ 3000 rpm
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
10-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,345 lbs
5,673 lbs
4,142 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
5,300 lbs
5,600 lbs
2,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
24 MPG
23 MPG
23 MPG
City
21 MPG
N/A
21 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
N/A
26 MPG

Emissions

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

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
18 gallons
18.4 gallons
Cruising Range City
390.6 miles
N/A
386.4 miles
Cruising Range Highway
520.8 miles
N/A
478.4 miles

Battery Range & Charge Times

Battery Size
N/A
13.6 kWh
N/A
Charge Time
N/A
2.6 Hrs Charge Time @ 220/240V
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
198.8 in
199.3 in
190 in
Height
70.2 in
70 in
66.2 in
Max Width
78.9 in
82.3 in
76.1 in
Front Width
66.9 in
66.9 in
64.8 in
Rear Width
66.9 in
66.9 in
64.7 in
Wheelbase
119.1 in
119.1 in
112.2 in
Ground Clearance
8.2 in
N/A
7.9 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
7 seater
6 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
43 in
43 in
42.8 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.7 in
40.2 in
39.9 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
61.8 in
61.5 in
58.9 in
Front Seat Hip Room
59.2 in
58.5 in
56.4 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
39 in
40.1 in
39.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
40.5 in
38.4 in
39.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
61.9 in
61.3 in
59 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
59.1 in
58.3 in
55.6 in
Third Row Leg Room
32.2 in
29.2 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
38.9 in
36.9 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
54.6 in
54 in
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
40.9 in
40.9 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
87.8 ft³
77.7 ft³
68.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
47.9 ft³
41.8 ft³
37.2 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
18.2 ft³
18.3 ft³
37.2 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

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

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 7.5"
21" x 10"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 7.5"
21" x 10"
18" x 8"

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
P255/65HR18
P275/45VR21
P245/60VR18
Rear Tire
P255/65HR18
P275/45VR21
P245/60VR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Asher Gray
  • Infinite Black
  • Silver Radiance
  • Artisan Blue
  • Asher Gray
  • Green Gem
  • Infinite Black
  • Silver Radiance

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Burgundy Velvet
  • Ceramic Pearl
  • Iced Mocha
  • Ocean Drive Blue
  • Pristine White
  • Red Carpet
  • Burgundy Velvet
  • Ceramic Pearl
  • Flight Blue
  • Iced Mocha
  • Pristine White
  • Red Carpet

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Standard
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 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
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
6 Years / 70,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles
Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
N/A
8 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
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