Used 1997 Ford Explorer Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual
Drive Trainrear wheel drivefour wheel driverear wheel drive
CylindersV6V6V6
Combined MPG181618

Drive Train

Drive Train
Drive typerear wheel drivefour wheel driverear wheel drive
Transmission5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual

Fuel & MPG

Fuel & MPG
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)16/22 mpg15/19 mpg16/22 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)280.0/385.0 mi.262.5/332.5 mi.336.0/462.0 mi.
Fuel tank capacity17.5 gal.17.5 gal.21.0 gal.
Combined MPG181618
Fuel typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded

Engine

Engine
Torque225 ft-lbs. @ 2800 rpm225 ft-lbs. @ 2800 rpm225 ft-lbs. @ 2800 rpm
Base engine size4.0 L4.0 L4.0 L
Horsepower160 hp @ 4200 rpm160 hp @ 4200 rpm160 hp @ 4200 rpm
Turning circle34.6 ft.no37.3 ft.
Base engine typegasgasgas
CylindersV6V6V6

Safety

Safety
head airbagsNot availableNot availableNot available
side-mounted airbagsNot availableNot availableNot available

Front Seats

Front Seats
Front head room39.8 in.39.8 in.39.8 in.
Front leg room42.4 in.42.4 in.42.4 in.
Front hip room52.4 in.52.4 in.51.9 in.
Front shoulder room55.7 in.55.7 in.57.1 in.

Rear Seats

Rear Seats
Rear head room39.1 in.39.1 in.39.3 in.
Rear hip Room43.6 in.43.6 in.51.7 in.
Rear leg room36.5 in.36.5 in.37.7 in.
Rear shoulder room57.9 in.57.9 in.56.0 in.

Measurements

Measurements
Maximum cargo capacity69 cu.ft.69 cu.ft.81 cu.ft.
Length178.6 in.178.6 in.188.5 in.
Curb weight3707 lbs.3931 lbs.3939 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place32.6 cu.ft.32.6 cu.ft.42.6 cu.ft.
Height66.9 in.66.8 in.66.8 in.
Maximum payload750.0 lbs.750.0 lbs.900.0 lbs.
Wheel base101.7 in.101.7 in.111.5 in.
Width70.2 in.70.2 in.70.2 in.

Colors

Colors
Exterior Colors
  • Medium Graphite Metallic
  • Dark Lapis Metallic
  • Ivory Metallic
  • Desert Violet Metallic Pearl
  • Light Willow Metallic
  • Evergreen Frost Pearl Metallic
  • Brit Sapphire Pearl Metallic
  • Light Prairie Tan
  • Cayman Pearl Metallic
  • Torreador Red Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Deep Iris Pearl Metallic
  • Deep Jewel Green Pearl Metallic
  • Portofino Blue Metallic
  • Medium Willow Pearl Metallic
  • Light Prairie Tan
  • Medium Willow Pearl Metallic
  • Dark Lapis Metallic
  • Medium Graphite Metallic
  • Ivory Metallic
  • Light Willow Metallic
  • Brit Sapphire Pearl Metallic
  • Torreador Red Metallic
  • Deep Iris Pearl Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Cayman Pearl Metallic
  • Portofino Blue Metallic
  • Desert Violet Metallic Pearl
  • Evergreen Frost Pearl Metallic
  • Deep Jewel Green Pearl Metallic
  • Evergreen Frost Pearl Metallic
  • Medium Willow Pearl Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Deep Iris Pearl Metallic
  • Deep Jewel Green Pearl Metallic
  • Portofino Blue Metallic
  • Desert Violet Metallic Pearl
  • Brit Sapphire Pearl Metallic
  • Cayman Pearl Metallic
  • Medium Graphite Metallic
  • Torreador Red Metallic
  • Dark Lapis Metallic
  • Ivory Metallic
  • Light Willow Metallic
  • Light Prairie Tan

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