Ford

Ford Explorer

Price $34,899 – $60,699
Fuel consumption 9.2 – 14.8 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 70%(view ratings)
This year, Ford’s midsized utility vehicle receives some cosmetic updates, new alloy wheel designs and several other minor changes. As for powertrains, there’s a 290-horsepower, 3.5-litre V6, a fuel-efficient turbocharged, 2.3-litre four cylinder with 280 horsepower as well as a 365-horsepower, twin-turbo, 3.5-litre V6 in the Explorer Sport. Available features include all-wheel drive, a two-pane panoramic sunroof and a SYNC 3 infotainment system.

Ford Explorer

Pricing
MSRP CA$34,899
Fees CA$1,790
Gas guzzler tax CA$0
Monthly payments CA$656/month
Powertrain
Transmission 6-speed automatic
Drivetrain FWD
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type SUV
Category Mid-size SUV under $50,000
Assembly Chicago, IL, US
Generation 5
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 13.9 L/100km
Highway 9.8 L/100km
Combined 12.1 L/100km
CO₂ emissions 283 g/km
Equipment
Infotainment
Auxiliary audio input standard
Apple CarPlay compatible available
Android Auto compatible available
Sirius XM optional
Steering / Suspension / Brakes / Tires
Steering N/A
Turning diameter 12 m (39′)
Front suspension independent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension N/A
Front brakes Disc (ABS)
Rear brakes Disc (ABS)
Front tires P245/60HR18
Rear tires P245/60HR18
Safety
Seat belts 7
Dimensions / Weight
Length N/A
Width N/A
Height 1,778 mm (70″)
Wheelbase 2,865 mm (113″)
Front track 1,702 mm (67″)
Rear track 1,702 mm (67″)
Weight 2,015 kg (4,442 lb)
Capacities
Passengers 7
Trunk not applicable
Fuel tank 70 l (15 gal)
Towing capacity 907 kg (2,000 lb)
Performance
Power to weight ratio 107.0 W/kg
0-100 km/h 8.8 s (estimated)
80-120 km/h 7.2 s (estimated)
Top speed N/A
Braking distance 42 m
Warranty
Base warranty 3 years/60,000 km
Powertrain warranty 5 years/100,000 km
The Car Guide rating
Fuel economy 5/10
Reliability 4/10
Safety 8/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 7/10
Overall 7/10
Average 70%(view ratings)