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2013 Ford Explorer Base

4dr 4x4

2013 Ford Explorer XLT

4dr 4x4

2013 Ford Explorer Sport

4dr 4x4

2013 Ford Explorer
(2013 Ford Explorer 4dr FWD shown)
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2013 Ford Explorer
(2013 Ford Explorer 4dr FWD shown)
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2013 Ford Explorer
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MSRP $31,100 $34,680 $40,780
Destination Charge $895 $895 $895
Invoice Price $29,312 $32,339 $38,027
Total List Price $31,995 $35,575 $41,675
Available Engines 290-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (regular gas) 290-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (regular gas) 365-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (premium)
Available Transmissions 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Fuel Economy City 17 mpg 17 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 23 mpg 23 mpg 22 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data      
Other, Overall Rollover Rating
Side - Pole, Side - Pole
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Driver
Overall, Overall
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (REAR)
Front, Overall Front
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (FRONT)
Front, Driver's
Side - Barrier, Side - Barrier
Front, Passenger's
Side, Overall Side
IIHS Crash Test Data      
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Good Good Good
Side, Driver Torso Good Good Good
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good Good Good
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Good Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good Good Good
Side, Structure/safety cage Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good Good Good
Other, Roof Strength Good Good Good
Side, Overall Side Good Good Good
Side, Driver Head Protection Good Good Good
Overview 2013 Ford Explorer Base 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Safety Overview driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Drive-Type Overview 4 wheel drive 4 wheel drive 4 wheel drive
Interior 2013 Ford Explorer Base 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Air filter Standard Standard Standard
Air conditioning, rear with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls
Underseat ducts Standard Standard Standard
Cargo tie downs Standard Standard Standard
Clock in-dash in-dash in-dash
Cruise control Standard Standard Standard
Cup holders front and rear front and rear front and rear
12V DC power outlet 4 4 4
Lighter elements Available:
front
Available:
front
Available:
front
Ashtray Available Available Available
Overhead console full with storage full with storage full with storage
Floor console full full full
Floor mats Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Front windows power power power
Rear windows power power power
Driver information center Standard Standard Standard
Tachometer Standard Standard Standard
Trip computer Standard Standard Standard
Water temp gauge Standard Standard Standard
Low fuel warning Standard Standard Standard
Service interval warning Standard Standard Standard
Exterior temperature display Standard Standard Standard
Lighting - glovebox Standard Standard Standard
Lighting - map lights front & rear front & rear front & rear
Lighting - dome light fade fade fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard Standard Standard
Rear window defogger Standard Standard Standard
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Retained accessory power Standard Standard Standard
Seatback storage pockets 2 2 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard Standard Standard
Seats 2013 Ford Explorer Base 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Front seat type bucket bucket bucket
Seating capacity 7 passengers 7 passengers 7 passengers
Front armrests center center center
Rear seats 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
Rear head restraints 3 - fixed 3 - fixed 3 - fixed
3rd row seats 50-50 split-bench 50-50 split-bench 50-50 split-bench
3rd row fold into floor manual manual manual
Entertainment 2013 Ford Explorer Base 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
CD player in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
MP3 capability Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard Standard Standard
Steering wheel audio controls Standard Standard Standard
Voice recognition Available Standard Standard
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard Standard Standard
Bluetooth Compatibility Available Standard Standard
Safety and Security 2013 Ford Explorer Base 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row
Airbags, knee protection passenger passenger passenger
Occupant sensor Standard Standard Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable safety belts front front front
Seatbelt pretensioners front front front
Headlights halogen halogen halogen
Daytime running lights Available Available Available
LED brakelights Standard Standard Standard
Illuminated entry Standard Standard Standard
Parking assist Available Standard Standard
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Panic alarm Standard Standard Standard
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard Standard Standard
Ignition disable Standard Standard Standard
Low tire pressure warning Standard Standard Standard
Warranty 2013 Ford Explorer Base 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Exterior 2013 Ford Explorer Base 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Antenna integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof
Body material galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum
Paint Standard:
clearcoat monotone
Standard:
clearcoat monotone
Standard:
clearcoat monotone
Available:
metallic monotone
Available:
metallic monotone
Available:
metallic monotone
Door count 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door liftgate liftgate liftgate
Tinted windows deep deep deep
Rear window type fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Spoiler lip lip lip
Roof rack Available Available Available
Roof rails Standard Standard Standard
Rear step bumper Available Available Available
Spare tire and wheel compact steel compact steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Rear window wipers fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval
Mud flaps Available Available Available
Mechanical 2013 Ford Explorer Base 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Engine 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC DOHC
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type four-wheel four-wheel four-wheel
4WD shift electronic electronic electronic
Engine block heater Available Available Available
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion rack & pinion rack & pinion
Speed sensitive steering Standard Standard Standard
Front suspension type strut strut strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard Standard Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil coil
Rear suspension type independent multi-link independent multi-link independent multi-link
Rear anti-roll bar Standard Standard Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil coil
Electronic stability system Standard Standard Standard
Tiptronic automatic Standard Standard Standard
Transmission 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD
Specifications 2013 Ford Explorer Base 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Exterior length 197.1 " 197.1 " 197.1 "
Exterior body width 78.9 " 78.9 " 78.9 "
Exterior height 71.0 " 71.0 " 71.0 "
Engine 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6
SAEJ1349 AUG2004 compliant Standard Standard Standard
Curb weight 4,697 lbs. 4,697 lbs. 4,697 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 6,160 lbs. 6,160 lbs. 6,160 lbs.
Front gross axle weight rating (GAWR) 3,080 lbs. 3,080 lbs. 3,080 lbs.
Rear gross axle weight rating (GAWR) 3,300 lbs. 3,300 lbs. 3,300 lbs.
GCWR 7,060 lbs. 7,060 lbs. 7,060 lbs.
Wheelbase 112.6 " 112.6 " 112.6 "
Front track 67.0 " 67.0 " 67.0 "
Rear track 67.0 " 67.0 " 67.0 "
Turning radius 19.4 ' 19.4 ' 19.4 '
Front legroom 40.6 " 40.6 " 40.6 "
Rear legroom 39.8 " 39.8 " 39.8 "
Third row legroom 33.2 " 33.2 " 33.2 "
Front headroom 41.4 " 41.4 " 41.4 "
Rear headroom 40.5 " 40.5 " 40.5 "
Third row headroom 37.8 " 37.8 " 37.8 "
Front hiproom 57.3 " 57.3 " 57.3 "
Rear hiproom 56.7 " 56.7 " 56.7 "
Third row hiproom 40.7 " 40.7 " 40.7 "
Front shoulder room 61.3 " 61.3 " 61.3 "
Rear shoulder room 61.0 " 61.0 " 61.0 "
Third row shoulder room 50.8 " 50.8 " 50.8 "
Luggage volume 21.0 cu.ft. 21.0 cu.ft. 21.0 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 80.7 cu.ft. 80.7 cu.ft. 80.7 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 152 cu.ft. 152 cu.ft. 152 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 18.6 gal. 18.6 gal. 18.6 gal.