2021 Ford Explorer Specs & Features

Overview
Overview
Starting MSRP
$37,075

Engine TypeGas
Transmission10-speed shiftable automatic
Drive TypeAll wheel drive
CylindersInline 4
Combined MPG23
Total Seating6
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
descent controlyes
Drive typeAll wheel drive
Transmission10-speed shiftable automatic
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Combined MPG23
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)20/27 mpg
Fuel tank capacity17.9 gal.
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
Range in miles (cty/hwy)358.0/483.3 mi.
Engine
Engine
direct injectionyes
Base engine size2.3 l
Base engine typeGas
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (dohc)
CylindersInline 4
Horsepower300 hp @ 5,500 rpm
Torque310 lb-ft @ 3,500 rpm
Valve timingVariable
Valves16
Towing & Hauling
Towing & Hauling
Max Towing Capacity5,300 lbs.
Safety
Safety
2 front headrestsyes
2 rear headrestsyes
LED headlampyes
auto delay off headlampsyes
blind spot and lane departure warnings accident avoidance systemyes
child seat anchorsyes
daytime running lightsyes
dual front with head protection chambers side-mounted airbagsyes
dusk sensing headlampsyes
emergency braking preparationyes
engine immobilizeryes
front, rear and third row head airbagsyes
post-collision safety systemyes
pre-collision safety systemyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
stability controlyes
tire pressure monitoringyes
traction controlyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Emergency braking assistyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyes
Rear door child safety locksyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyes
Packages
Packages
Ford Co-Pilot 360 Assist+ +$895
Equipment Group 200Ayes
Equipment Group 202A +$3,540
Smoker's Package +$70
Class III Trailer Tow Package +$545
XLT Sport Appearance Package +$1,795
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
3 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyes
6 total speakersyes
USB connectionyes
USB with external media controlyes
satellite radio satellite radioyes
speed sensitive volume controlyes
AM/FM stereoyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
cruise controlyes
electric power steeringyes
front and rear door pocketsyes
front seatback storageyes
front, rear and 3rd row cupholdersyes
keyless ignitionyes
manual rear seat easy entryyes
overhead console with storageyes
rear parking sensorsyes
rear view camerayes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyes
interior air filtrationyes
leather steering wheelyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
Three zone climate controlyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
2 one-touch power windowsyes
hands-free entryyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Interior Options
Interior Options
All-Weather Floor Mats w/o Carpet Mats +$160
2nd Row Bench +$495
All-Weather Floor Mats w/Carpet Mats +$200
Cargo Mat +$150
Dual-Headrest DVD Rear Seat Entertainment System +$1,995
Cargo Area Management System +$165
Instrumentation
Instrumentation
clockyes
compassyes
external temperature displayyes
tachometeryes
trip computeryes
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
2 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
4 -way power passenger seatyes
8 -way power driver seatyes
bucket front seatsyes
height adjustable driver seatyes
height adjustable passenger seatyes
leatheretteyes
multi-level heating driver seatyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyes
Front head room40.7 in.
Front hip room59.2 in.
Front leg room43.0 in.
Front shoulder room61.8 in.
Passenger seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyes
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
folding center armrestyes
manual folding split-bench third row seatsyes
rear ventilation ducts with fan controlyes
Folding rear seatbackyes
Rear head room40.5 in.
Rear hip Room59.1 in.
Rear leg room39.0 in.
Rear shoulder room61.9 in.
Exterior Options
Exterior Options
Outfitters Cargo - MegaWarrior +$935
P255/55R20 All-Season Self Sealing Tires +$195
Outfitters Bike - Front Loader +$935
20" Premium Painted Aluminum Wheels +$1,295
Outfitters Cargo - Skybox +$935
Dual Panel Moonroof +$1,695
Roof-Rail Crossbars +$325
Splash Guards +$160
Wheel Lock Kit +$75
License Plate Bracketyes
Dimensions
Dimensions
Angle of approach21.0 degrees
Angle of departure22.0 degrees
Cargo capacity, all seats in place18.2 cu.ft.
Curb weight4,345 lbs.
Ground clearance7.9 in.
Height69.9 in.
Length198.8 in.
Maximum cargo capacity87.8 cu.ft.
Maximum towing capacity5,300 lbs.
Overall Width with Mirrors89.3 in.
Overall Width without Mirrors78.9 in.
Wheel base119.1 in.
Colors
Colors
Exterior Colors
  • Forged Green Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Stone Gray Metallic
  • Infinite Blue Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Star White Metallic Tri-Coat
  • Atlas Blue Metallic
  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
Interior Colors
  • Ebony, leatherette
  • Sandstone, leatherette
  • Light Slate, leatherette
  • Sandstone, premium cloth
  • Ebony, premium cloth
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
painted alloy wheelsyes
temporary spare tireyes
underbody mounted spare tireyes
18 in. wheelsyes
All season tiresyes
P255/65R18 tiresyes
Suspension
Suspension
four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
Warranty
Warranty
Basic3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60,000 mi.
Roadside5 yr./ 60,000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.