2012 Ford Explorer Long Term Road Test

2012 Ford Explorer XLT EcoBoost: Easy Fit

August 17, 2012

Explorer shelving.jpg

Needed to pick up some shelving for my garage, and the Ford Explorer was totally up for the challenge. And, it took the shelving without any need to fold down the second row of seats.

Turns out you can fit 48.5 inches of whatever behind the second row.


Mike Monticello, Road Test Editor @ 19,599 miles. 

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