Compare Trims on the 1997 Ford Explorer

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the vehicle you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.
Our comparison will help you narrow down to the trims that are right for you.
XL 4WD
5 Trims/ 15 Configurations
Style
Inventory Prices
MPG
Engine
Trans
Drive
Colors
Seats
XL 2dr 4x2
Starting at $20,085
Combined MPG
20
160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed manual w/OD
4x2
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
XL 4dr 4x2
Starting at $21,485
Combined MPG
20
160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed manual w/OD
4x2
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
XL 2dr 4x4
Starting at $22,050
Combined MPG
18
160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed manual w/OD
4x4
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
XL 4dr 4x4
Starting at $23,405
Combined MPG
18
160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed manual w/OD
4x4
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
Style
Inventory Prices
MPG
Engine
Trans
Drive
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Sport 2dr 4x2
Starting at $21,265
Combined MPG
20
160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed manual w/OD
4x2
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
Sport 2dr 4x4
Starting at $23,095
Combined MPG
18
160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed manual w/OD
4x4
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
Style
Inventory Prices
MPG
Engine
Trans
Drive
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XLT 4dr 4x2
Starting at $24,220
Combined MPG
20
160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed manual w/OD
4x2
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
XLT 4dr 4x4
Starting at $26,225
Combined MPG
18
160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed manual w/OD
4x4
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
XLT 4dr All-wheel Drive
Starting at $26,225
Combined MPG
16
160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed manual w/OD
4x4
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
Style
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Engine
Trans
Drive
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Eddie Bauer 4dr 4x2
Starting at $29,065
Combined MPG
17
205-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed automatic w/OD
4x2
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
Eddie Bauer 4dr All-wheel Drive
Starting at $30,730
Combined MPG
17
205-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed automatic w/OD
4x4
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
Eddie Bauer 4dr 4x4
Starting at $31,070
Combined MPG
17
205-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed automatic w/OD
4x4
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
Style
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MPG
Engine
Trans
Drive
Colors
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Limited 4dr 4x2
Starting at $32,720
Combined MPG
17
205-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed automatic w/OD
4x2
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive
Starting at $34,670
Combined MPG
17
205-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed automatic w/OD
4x4
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
Limited 4dr 4x4
Starting at $35,005
Combined MPG
17
205-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
5-speed automatic w/OD
4x4
1 Exterior
Black Clearcoat
5
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