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
Details
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type SUV
Category Midsize 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
Interior equipment
Details
Exterior equipment
Details
Infotainment
Auxiliary audio input standard
Apple CarPlay compatible available
Android Auto compatible available
Sirius XM optional
Details
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)
Front brake rotor diameter 325 mm (13″)
Rear brakes Disc (ABS)
Front tires P245/60HR18
Rear tires P245/60HR18
Spare tire N/A
Safety
Seat belts 7
Details
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″)
Ground clearance 198 mm (7 ¾″)
Weight 2,015 kg (4,442 lb)
Interior dimensions
Front row head room 1,052 mm (41″)
Front row leg room 1,090 mm (43″)
Front row shoulder room 1,562 mm (61″)
Front row hip room 1,455 mm (57″)
Second row head room 1,031 mm (41″)
Second row leg room 1,003 mm (39″)
Second row shoulder room 1,549 mm (61″)
Second row hip room 1,443 mm (57″)
Third row head room 960 mm (38″)
Third row leg room 846 mm (33″)
Third row shoulder room 1,290 mm (51″)
Third row hip room 1,034 mm (41″)
Capacities
Passengers 7
Passenger volume 4,296 l (152 cu ft)
Cargo volume to front row 2,313 l (82 cu ft)
Cargo volume to second row 1,243 l (44 cu ft)
Cargo volume to third row 595 l (21 cu ft)
Trunk not applicable
Fuel tank 70 l (15 gal)
Towing capacity 907 kg (2,000 lb)
Max tongue weight 91 kg (201 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
Corrosion warranty 5 years/unlimited
Roadside assistance 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)