Compare Ford Explorer vs Porsche Cayenne

Overview

Engine
2.3-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.0-liter Turbo V6 Gas
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 19 MPG
Hwy: 23 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
23.7 gallons
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.3-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.0-liter Turbo V6 Gas
Horsepower
300 hp @ 5500 rpm
335 hp @ 5300 rpm
Torque
310 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm
332 lb-ft @ 1340 rpm
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,345 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
5,300 lbs
7,700 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
24 MPG
20 MPG
City
21 MPG
19 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
23 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.4 Tons/yr
8.8 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
23.7 gallons
Cruising Range City
390.6 miles
450.3 miles
Cruising Range Highway
520.8 miles
545.1 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
198.8 in
193.7 in
Height
70.2 in
66.8 in
Max Width
78.9 in
78.1 in
Front Width
66.9 in
66.2 in
Rear Width
66.9 in
65.9 in
Wheelbase
119.1 in
114 in
Ground Clearance
8.2 in
N/A

Interior Space

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

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
87.8 ft³
60.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
47.9 ft³
27.1 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
18.2 ft³
27.1 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

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

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 7.5"
19" x 8.5"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 7.5"
19" x 9.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
N/A
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P255/65HR18
P255/55VR19
Rear Tire
P255/65HR18
P275/50VR19
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Black
  • White

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Carrara White Metallic
  • Dolomite Silver Metallic
  • Jet Black Metallic
  • Mahogany Metallic
  • Moonlight Blue Metallic
  • Quartzite Grey Metallic
  • Carmine Red
  • Cashmere Beige Metallic
  • Chalk
  • Lava Orange

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
  • Black, Partial Leather Seat Trim
  • Slate Grey, Partial Leather Seat Trim

Optional Interior Materials

N/A
  • Black/Mojave Beige, Partial Leather Seat Trim w/Two-Tone
  • Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Slate Grey, Leather Seat Trim
  • Black/Bordeaux Red, Leather Seat Trim w/Two-Tone
  • Black/Mojave Beige, Leather Seat Trim w/Two-Tone
  • Graphite Blue/Chalk, Leather Seat Trim w/Two-Tone
  • Slate Grey/Mojave Beige, Leather Seat Trim w/Two-Tone
  • Truffle Brown, Club Leather Seat Trim
  • Truffle Brown/Cohiba, Club Leather Seat Trim w/Two-Tone

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Optional
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Optional
ABS
Standard
Standard
Night Vision
Not Available
Optional
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
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
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
1 Years / 10,000 Miles