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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 4x4 shown)
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MSRP $34,680 $40,780
Destination Charge $895 $895
Invoice Price $32,339 $38,027
Total List Price $35,575 $41,675
Available Engines 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
Fuel Economy City 17 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 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
Side, Driver Torso Good Good
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good Good
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good Good
Side, Structure/safety cage Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good Good
Other, Roof Strength Good Good
Side, Overall Side Good Good
Side, Driver Head Protection Good Good
Overview 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Safety Overview Standard:
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Standard:
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Available:
rear center 3 point seatbelt
Available:
rear center 3 point seatbelt
Drive-Type Overview 4 wheel drive 4 wheel drive
Audio Overview Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 6, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Standard:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 12 brand, amplifier, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 9 performance, amplifier, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 8 performance, amplifier, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
amplifier, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, radio steering wheel controls
N/A
Available:
radio steering wheel controls
N/A
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
N/A
Interior 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Air conditioning, front Standard:
manual
dual zone front automatic
Available:
dual zone front automatic
N/A
Air filter Standard Standard
Air conditioning, rear with separate controls with separate controls
Underseat ducts Standard Standard
Cargo net N/A Standard
Cargo tie downs Standard Standard
Clock in-dash in-dash
Compass N/A Standard
Cruise control Standard Standard
Adaptive cruise control N/A Available
Cup holders front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim leather/chrome leather/chrome
12V DC power outlet 4 4
Lighter elements Available:
front
Available:
front
Ashtray Available Available
Overhead console Standard:
full with storage
Standard:
full with storage
Available:
mini with storage
Available:
mini with storage
Floor console full full
Floor mats Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Front windows power power
Rear windows power power
1-Touch Window Up driver and passenger driver and passenger
1-Touch Window Down driver and passenger driver and passenger
Programmable garage door opener N/A Available
Instrumentation Standard:
analog
digital/analog
Available:
digital/analog
N/A
Driver information center Standard Standard
Tachometer Standard Standard
Trip computer Standard Standard
Water temp gauge Standard Standard
Low fuel warning Standard Standard
Service interval warning Standard Standard
Exterior temperature display Standard Standard
Lighting - glovebox Standard Standard
Lighting - map lights front & rear front & rear
Lighting - dome light fade fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard Standard
Illuminated vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear window defogger Standard Standard
Rearview mirror Standard:
day-night
auto-dimming day-night
Available:
auto-dimming day-night
N/A
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger
Remote trunk release Available:
power
Available:
power
Retained accessory power Standard Standard
Seatback storage pockets 2 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard Standard
Steering wheel material leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
Adjustable pedals N/A Available:
power
Seats 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Front seat type bucket bucket
Seating capacity Standard:
7 passengers
Standard:
7 passengers
Available:
6 passengers
Available:
6 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls Standard:
6-way power
8-way power
Available:
8-way power
N/A
Front passenger seat direction controls 6-way power Standard:
6-way power
N/A Available:
8-way power
Lumbar support Standard:
driver and passenger
Standard:
driver and passenger
Available:
driver
Available:
passenger
Front armrests center center
Front head restraints Standard:
adjustable
Standard:
adjustable w/tilt
Available:
adjustable w/tilt
Available:
adjustable
Heated front seats Available:
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Cooled front seats N/A Available:
driver and passenger
Memory N/A Available:
driver
Rear seats Standard:
60-40 split-bench
Standard:
60-40 split-bench
Available:
full bucket
Available:
full bucket
Rear armrest N/A Standard
Rear head restraints Standard:
3 - fixed
Standard:
3 - fixed
Available:
2 - fixed
Available:
2 - fixed
3rd row seats 50-50 split-bench 50-50 split-bench
Seat trim Standard:
premium cloth
leather
Available:
leather
N/A
3rd row fold into floor manual manual
Entertainment 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Radio AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
MP3 capability Standard Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard Standard
Steering wheel audio controls Standard Standard
Voice recognition Standard Standard
Speakers Standard:
6
12 brand
Available:
9 performance
N/A
Available:
8 performance
N/A
Amplifier Available Standard
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard Standard
Entertainment system Available:
with DVD
Available:
with DVD
Navigation system Available:
with voice activation
Available:
with voice activation
1st row LCD screen Standard:
2
3
Available:
3
N/A
2nd row LCD screen Available:
2
Available:
2
Bluetooth Compatibility Standard Standard
Safety and Security 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact 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
Airbags, knee protection passenger passenger
Occupant sensor Standard Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable safety belts front front
Seatbelt pretensioners front front
Headlights halogen halogen
Exterior light control fully automatic fully automatic
Delay off headlamps Standard Standard
Headlight washer Standard Standard
Daytime running lights Available Available
LED brakelights Standard Standard
Illuminated entry Standard Standard
Parking assist Standard Standard
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Keyless access system N/A Available
Panic alarm Standard Standard
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard Standard
Content theft-deterrent alarm system Standard Standard
Ignition disable Standard Standard
Blind spot sensor Available Available
Low tire pressure warning Standard Standard
Warranty 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 60/unlimited 60/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 60/60,000 60/60,000
Exterior 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Antenna integrated roof integrated roof
Body material galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum
Paint Standard:
clearcoat monotone
Standard:
clearcoat monotone
Available:
metallic monotone
Available:
metallic monotone
Available:
tri-coat monotone
Available:
tri-coat monotone
Bodyside insert chrome chrome
Grille trim silver black
Fog/driving lights front front
Door count 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door Standard:
liftgate
Standard:
liftgate
Available:
power liftgate
Available:
power liftgate
Tinted windows deep deep
Rear window type fixed fixed
Mirrors dual power remote dual power remote
Heated side mirrors Standard Standard
Sunroof Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
2nd row sunroof Available:
fixed glass with power sunshade
Available:
fixed glass with power sunshade
Spoiler lip lip
Roof rack Available Available
Roof rails Standard Standard
Rear step bumper Available Available
Tires Standard:
P245/60HR18.0 BSW AS
Standard:
P255/50HR20.0 BSW AS
Available:
P255/50HR20.0 BSW AS
Available:
P265/45ZR20.0 BSW performance
Wheels Standard:
18" painted aluminum
Standard:
20" machined aluminum
Available:
20" polished aluminum
Available:
machined aluminum
Available:
painted aluminum
N/A
Spare tire and wheel compact steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent
Rear window wipers fixed interval fixed interval
Mud flaps Available Available
Mechanical 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Engine 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC
Turbocharger N/A twin turbo
Recommended fuel regular unleaded premium unleaded
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type four-wheel four-wheel
4WD shift electronic electronic
Engine block heater Available Available
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion rack & pinion
Speed sensitive steering Standard Standard
Suspension tuning regular sport
Front suspension type strut strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil
Rear suspension type multi-link multi-link
Rear anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil
Electronic stability system Standard Standard
Tiptronic automatic Standard Standard
Transmission 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio 3.65 3.16
Remote vehicle starting system N/A Available
Specifications 2013 Ford Explorer XLT 2013 Ford Explorer Sport
Exterior length 197.1 " 197.1 "
Exterior body width 78.9 " 78.9 "
Exterior height 71.0 " 71.0 "
Engine 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6
Horsepower 290 @ 6,500 rpm 365 @ 5,500 rpm
Torque 255 @ 4,000 rpm 350 @ 3,500 rpm
SAEJ1349 AUG2004 compliant Standard Standard
Fuel economy - city 17 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 23 mpg 22 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.64 / 3.41 " 3.64 / 3.49 "
Curb weight Standard:
4,697 lbs.
Standard:
4,697 lbs.
Available:
4,680 lbs.
Available:
4,680 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) Standard:
6,160 lbs.
Standard:
6,160 lbs.
Available:
6,250 lbs.
Available:
6,250 lbs.
Front gross axle weight rating (GAWR) 3,080 lbs. 3,080 lbs.
Rear gross axle weight rating (GAWR) 3,300 lbs. 3,300 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight Standard:
2,000 lbs.
5,000 lbs.
Available:
5,000 lbs.
N/A
GCWR Standard:
7,060 lbs.
Standard:
7,060 lbs.
Available:
7,050 lbs.
Available:
7,050 lbs.
Available:
10,125 lbs.
Available:
10,125 lbs.
Wheelbase 112.6 " 112.6 "
Front track 67.0 " 67.0 "
Rear track 67.0 " 67.0 "
Turning radius 19.4 ' 19.4 '
Front legroom 40.6 " 40.6 "
Rear legroom 39.8 " 39.8 "
Third row legroom 33.2 " 33.2 "
Front headroom 41.4 " 41.4 "
Rear headroom 40.5 " 40.5 "
Third row headroom 37.8 " 37.8 "
Front hiproom 57.3 " 57.3 "
Rear hiproom 56.7 " 56.7 "
Third row hiproom 40.7 " 40.7 "
Front shoulder room 61.3 " 61.3 "
Rear shoulder room 61.0 " 61.0 "
Third row shoulder room 50.8 " 50.8 "
Luggage volume 21.0 cu.ft. 21.0 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 80.7 cu.ft. 80.7 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 152 cu.ft. 152 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 18.6 gal. 18.6 gal.