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GENERAL INFORMATIONExplorer BasePilot LX
MSRP$32,140$30,900
ClassMid-Size SUVMid-Size SUV
Rating8 of 108 of 10
Standard Standard Optional Optional
ENGINESExplorer BasePilot LX
2.3-liter I4 turbo (280 hp)OptionalNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]19 / 27---
3.5-liter V6 (280 hp)Not AvailableStandard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---19 / 27
3.5-liter V6 (290 hp)StandardNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]17 / 24---
TRANSMISSIONS
6-speed automaticStandardStandard
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONSExplorer BasePilot LX
Length [in.]198.3194.5
Width [in.]78.978.6
Height [in.]70.069.8
Wheelbase [in.]112.8111.0
Front Track [in.]67.066.3
Rear Track [in.]67.066.3
EXTERIOR FEATURES
4 doorsStandardStandard
Power Door MirrorsStandardStandard
Folding Door MirrorsStandardStandard
Heated Door MirrorsStandardNot Available
Rear LiftgateStandardStandard
Rear-window WiperStandardStandard
Underbody ProtectionNot AvailableStandard
INTERIOR DIMENSIONSExplorer BasePilot LX
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.]151.5152.9
Seating Cap.78
Head Room Front [in.]41.440.1
Head Room Rear [in.]40.640.2
Head Room Third [in.]37.838.9
Leg Room Front [in.]42.940.9
Leg Room Rear [in.]39.538.4
Leg Room Third [in.]33.331.9
Shoulder Room Front [in.]61.562.0
Shoulder Room Rear [in.]61.062.0
Shoulder Room Third [in.]50.857.6
Hip Room Front [in.]57.359.1
Hip Room Rear [in.]56.857.3
Hip Room Third [in.]40.744.6
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.]21.016.5
INTERIOR FEATURES
Air ConditioningStandardStandard
Rear Air ConditioningStandardNot Available
Cruise ControlStandardStandard
CupholdersStandardStandard
Power WindowsStandardStandard
Rear Window DefoggerStandardStandard
Remote Keyless EntryStandardStandard
TachometerStandardStandard
Trip ComputerStandardStandard
Vehicle Information SystemStandardStandard
Cloth Seat-UpholsteryStandardStandard
Bucket Driver's SeatStandardStandard
Manual Driver AdjustmentsNot AvailableStandard
Bucket Passenger SeatStandardStandard
Manual Passenger AdjustmentsStandardStandard
6-way Front SeatNot AvailableStandard
8-way Front SeatStandardNot Available
4-way Passenger SeatStandardStandard
Rear Bench SeatStandardStandard
Split-Folding Rear SeatStandardStandard
Third Row Bench SeatStandardStandard
Split-Folding Third Row SeatStandardStandard
RadioStandardStandard
Satellite-radio capabilityStandardNot Available
Wireless ConnectivityStandardStandard
6 SpeakersStandardNot Available
7 SpeakersNot AvailableStandard
SAFETY FEATURESExplorer BasePilot LX
Anti-lock BrakesStandardStandard
Brake AssistStandardStandard
Stability Control (ESC)StandardStandard
Front AirbagsStandardStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandardStandard
Side-Curtain AirbagsStandardStandard
Knee AirbagStandardNot Available
Traction ControlStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandard
Emergency Communication SystemStandardNot Available
TECHNICAL FEATURES
DrivelineFWDFWD
LedheadlightsStandardNot Available
Day-time Running-lightsStandardStandard
Parking AssistStandardStandard
Security SystemNot AvailableStandard
Theft DeterrentStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandard
WEIGHTS & CAPACITIES
Weight [lbs.]4,3854,054
Weight Distribution---58 / 42
GVWR [lbs.]6,160---
Towing Capacity [lbs.]5,0003,500
Fuel Capacity [gal.]18.619.5
STEERING
Power SteeringStandardStandard
Tilting Steering-WheelStandardStandard
Telescoping Steering-WheelStandardStandard
SUSPENSION
Front MacPherson StrutsStandardStandard
Rear Multi-LinkStandardStandard
TIRES
Front P245/60 HR18StandardStandard
Rear P245/60 HR18StandardStandard
BRAKES
Front Vented Disc BrakesStandardStandard
Rear Vented Disc BrakesStandardNot Available
Rear Disc BrakesNot AvailableStandard