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Here's how the 2016 Ford Edge and the 2016 Ford Explorer measure up.
4dr SE FWD
$28,700
Starting MSRP
FWD 4dr Base
$31,050
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
5 7 -
Engine

245.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

290.0-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

280.0-hp, 2.3-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

290.0-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Flex Fuel Capability)

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Combined MPG
24 20 -
Size
188.1" length, 68.6" height 198.3" length, 70" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Graphite Grey

Light Camel

Medium Light Stone

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Transmissions

Transmissions

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Small SUV 2WD Standard SUV 2WD -

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8 in 18 X 7.5 in -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in Compact in -
Front Wheel Size
18 X 8 in 18 X 7.5 in -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
540 540 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 175 -

Engine

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded V-6 -
Displacement
2.0 L/122 3.5 L/213 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
245 @ 5500 290 @ 6400 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
275 @ 3000 255 @ 4000 -

Mileage

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
24 MPG 20 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 MPG 17 MPG -
Cruising Range - Hwy
540.00 mi 446.40 mi -
Cruising Range - City
378.00 mi 316.20 mi -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
30 MPG 24 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut -

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.6 in 12.8 in -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.4 in 12.8 in -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
18 gal 18.6 gal -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
N/A 39.2 ft -
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -

Tires

Front Tire Size
P245/60HR18 P245/60HR18 -
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact -
Rear Tire Size
P245/60HR18 P245/60HR18 -

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 lbs 2000 lbs -
Maximum Trailering Capacity
1500 lbs 2000 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 lbs 2000 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 lbs 200 lbs -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 lbs 200 lbs -

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Rear
N/A N/A -
Curb Weight
N/A N/A -
Curb Weight - Front
N/A N/A -
Total Option Weight
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs -
Maximum Payload Capacity
N/A N/A -
Base Curb Weight
3927 lbs 4443 lbs -

Dimensions

Rear Door Opening Height
N/A N/A -
Min Ground Clearance
N/A 7.8 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3
N/A N/A -
Third Shoulder Room
- 50.8 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 7 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
N/A N/A -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
73.4 ft³ 80.7 ft³ -
Height, Overall
68.6 in 70 in -
Second Hip Room
57.5 in 56.8 in -
Third Hip Room
- 40.7 in -
Length, Overall
188.1 in 198.3 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
75.9 in 78.9 in -
Second Shoulder Room
60.5 in 61 in -
Wheelbase
112.2 in 112.8 in -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
39.2 ft³ 43.8 ft³ -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
39.2 ft³ 21 ft³ -
Track Width, Rear
64.7 in 67 in -
Third Leg Room
- 32 in -
Front Head Room
40.2 in 41.4 in -
Second Head Room
40.3 in 40.6 in -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
N/A N/A -
Front Shoulder Room
60.3 in 61.5 in -
Passenger Volume
113.9 ft³ 151.7 ft³ -
Front Hip Room
55.9 in 57.3 in -
Cargo Box (Area) Height
N/A N/A -
Front Leg Room
42.6 in 42.9 in -
Second Leg Room
40.6 in 39.5 in -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
N/A N/A -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline
N/A N/A -
Rear Door Opening Width
N/A N/A -
Third Head Room
- 37.8 in -
Track Width, Front
64.8 in 67 in -

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