2018 Ford Explorer XLT specs & colors

$36,325
Starting MSRP
Current listing price

Showing the 2018 Ford Explorer XLT 4WD

Shop Now

Key specs

Color options

Interior

Black


Charcoal black


Medium Light Stone


Ecru


Packages

$1,595

Starting MSRP

  • liftgate applique
  • Magnetic Met-Painted Grille Bars w/Mesh Insert
  • EXPLORER Unique Branded Front Floor Mats

XLT Appearance Package

$935

Starting MSRP

  • Single-CD Player
  • Voice-Activated Touchscreen Navigation System
  • pinch-to-zoom capability

XLT Technology Feature Bundle

$4,900

Starting MSRP

  • Dual-Zone Electronic Automatic Temperature Ctrl
  • Driver Connect Package
  • SYNC 3 Communications & Entertainment System

Equipment Group 202A

See all packages

$0

Starting MSRP

$650

Starting MSRP

  • Heated Front Seats
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • Forward Sensing System

$1,295

Starting MSRP

  • Auto High-Beam Headlights
  • Rain-Sensing Wipers (Front Only)
  • BLIS (Blind Spot Information System)

Ford Safe & Smart Package

$2,330

Starting MSRP

  • Dual-Zone Electronic Automatic Temperature Ctrl
  • Driver Connect Package
  • SYNC 3 Communications & Entertainment System

Equipment Group 201A

Specifications

EPA Classification Standard SUV 4WD

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

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 200

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 6500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 255 @ 4000
Engine Type Regular Unleaded V-6
Displacement 3.5 L/213

Cruising Range - City 297.60 mi
Cruising Range - Hwy 409.20 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 16 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 18 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 22 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A

Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Trans Description Cont. Again N/A
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low N/A
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Type 6
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.88
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.87
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High N/A
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.48
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD

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

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

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

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 38.9 ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) N/A
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Type Rack-Pinion

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

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

Base Curb Weight 4629 lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity N/A lbs
Curb Weight - Front N/A lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs
Curb Weight - Rear N/A lbs
Curb Weight N/A lbs

Front Head Room 41.4 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 78.9 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 N/A in
Front Shoulder Room 61.5 in
Rear Door Opening Height N/A in
Rear Door Opening Width N/A in
Front Leg Room 42.9 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 43.8 ft³
Passenger Capacity 7
Wheelbase 112.8 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline N/A in
Second Leg Room 39.5 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 N/A in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 80.7 ft³
Front Hip Room 57.3 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 21 ft³
Third Head Room 37.8 in
Passenger Volume 151.7 ft³
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 N/A in
Liftover Height N/A in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings N/A in
Min Ground Clearance 8.3 in
Height, Overall 70 in
Track Width, Rear 67 in
Third Leg Room 32 in
Second Shoulder Room 61 in
Second Hip Room 56.8 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height N/A in
Third Shoulder Room 50.8 in
Track Width, Front 67 in
Third Hip Room 40.7 in
Length, Overall 198.3 in
Second Head Room 40.6 in

Bluetooth Wireless Phone Connectivity Standard
Streaming Audio Standard
Integrated Roof Antenna Standard
Radio: AM/FM Stereo -inc: MP3 capability, 6 speakers and SiriusXM radio, Note: SiriusXM includes a 6-month prepaid subscription, Service is not available in Alaska and Hawaii, Note: SiriusXM audio and data services each require a subscription sold separately, or as a package, by Sirius XM Radio Inc, If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates, Fees and taxes apply, To cancel you must call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349, See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com, All fees and programming subject to change, Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc Optional
SYNC Communication & Entertainment System -inc: enhanced voice recognition, 911 Assist, 4.2" LCD screen in center stack, AppLink and 1 smart-charging multimedia USB port in the Media Hub Optional
Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control and Steering Wheel Controls Optional

Chrome Bodyside Insert, Black Bodyside Cladding and Black Wheel Well Trim Optional
Body-Colored Rear Step Bumper w/Black Rub Strip/Fascia Accent and Metal-Look Bumper Insert Optional
Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo Standard
Auto On/Off Aero-Composite Led Low Beam Daytime Running Lights Preference Setting Headlamps w/Delay-Off Standard
Chrome Grille Optional
Roof Rack Rails Only Standard
Black Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Convex Spotter and Manual Folding Standard
Speed Sensitive Variable Intermittent Wipers Standard
Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Included w/Power Door Locks Standard
Galvanized Steel/Aluminum Panels Standard
Tires: P245/60R18 AS BSW Standard
Liftgate Rear Cargo Access Standard
Body-Colored Front Bumper w/Black Rub Strip/Fascia Accent and Metal-Look Bumper Insert Optional
Laminated Glass Standard
Wheels: 18" 5-Split-Spoke Sparkle Silver-Painted -inc: Aluminum (STD) Optional
Deep Tinted Glass Standard
Steel Spare Wheel Standard
Lip Spoiler Standard
LED Brakelights Standard
Fixed Rear Window w/Fixed Interval Wiper, Heated Wiper Park and Defroster Standard
Black Side Windows Trim and Black Front Windshield Trim Standard
Body-Colored Door Handles Optional

Proximity Key For Doors And Push Button Start Optional
Driver Foot Rest Standard
Power 1st Row Windows w/Driver And Passenger 1-Touch Up/Down Standard
Fixed 50-50 Split-Bench Premium Cloth 3rd Row Seat Front, Manual Fold Into Floor and 2 Fixed Head Restraints Optional
60-40 Folding Split-Bench Front Facing Manual Reclining Tumble Forward Premium Cloth Rear Seat w/Manual Fore/Aft Optional
Leather Steering Wheel Optional
Seats w/Premium Cloth Back Material Optional
Keypad Optional
Cargo Area Concealed Storage Standard
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 4 12V DC Power Outlets Standard
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting Standard
Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature Standard
Air Filtration Standard
Illuminated Locking Glove Box Standard
Unique Cloth Bucket Seats -inc: 10-way power driver's seat w/power lumbar and recline, 6-way power front passenger seat w/manual recline and 4-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger head restraints (2-way up/down when dual-headrest DVD entertainment system (50S) is ordered) Optional
Power Rear Windows and Fixed 3rd Row Windows Standard
Securilock Anti-Theft Ignition (pats) Immobilizer Standard
Day-Night Rearview Mirror Standard
Cargo Space Lights Standard
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, Illuminated Entry, Illuminated Ignition Switch and Panic Button Standard
Driver Seat Standard
Perimeter Alarm Optional
4 12V DC Power Outlets Standard
Full Carpet Floor Covering -inc: Carpet Front And Rear Floor Mats Standard
Valet Function Optional
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts, Auxiliary Rear Heater and Headliner/Pillar Ducts Standard
Manual Air Conditioning Standard
Full Cloth Headliner Standard
Passenger Seat Standard
Compass Standard
Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins Standard
Leather/Chrome Gear Shifter Material Standard
Trip Computer Standard
Front And Rear Map Lights Standard
Rear Cupholder Standard
Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column Standard
Rear HVAC w/Separate Controls Standard
Driver Information Center Standard
Analog Appearance Standard
Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Carpet Floor Trim Standard
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors w/Driver And Passenger Illumination Standard
Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints Standard
Cloth Door Trim Insert Standard
Front Cupholder Standard
Interior Trim -inc: Metal-Look Instrument Panel Insert, Metal-Look Door Panel Insert, Metal-Look Console Insert and Chrome/Metal-Look Interior Accents Standard
Outside Temp Gauge Standard
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer Standard
2 Seatback Storage Pockets Standard
Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest Standard
FOB Controls -inc: Cargo Access Optional

3.65 Axle Ratio Optional
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front And Rear Vented Discs, Brake Assist, Hill Descent Control and Hill Hold Control Optional
Transmission: 6-Speed SelectShift Automatic (STD) Standard
Automatic Full-Time Four-Wheel Drive Optional
Engine: 3.5L Ti-VCT V6 (FFV) -inc: Flexible Fuel Vehicle (FFV) system is standard equipment for vehicles w/the 3.5L Ti-VCT V6 engine shipped to Federal Emissions States or Cross Border State dealers and is only available w/a Federal emissions system, (FFV system not available w/code 422 and requires code 936 or 423 if applicable for California Emissions State dealer destinations).Cross border states include AZ, DC, ID, NH, NV, OH, VA, WV (STD) Not standard equipment in CA Emissions States. Standard
Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode Optional
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers Standard
Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars Standard
Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs Standard
Auto Locking Hubs Optional
72-Amp/Hr 650CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection Optional
Electric Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering Standard
18.6 Gal. Fuel Tank Standard
200 Amp Alternator Optional
Towing Equipment -inc: Trailer Sway Control Standard
Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs Standard
GVWR: 6,160 lbs Standard
Quasi-Dual Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher Standard

Mykey System -inc: Top Speed Limiter, Audio Volume Limiter, Early Low Fuel Warning, Programmable Sound Chimes and Beltminder w/Audio Mute Standard
Airbag Occupancy Sensor Standard
Side Impact Beams Standard
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags Standard
Rear Child Safety Locks Standard
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners Standard
Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning Standard
AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control Electronic Stability Control (ESC) And Roll Stability Control (RSC) Standard
Safety Canopy System Curtain 1st, 2nd And 3rd Row Airbags Standard
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags Standard
Passenger Knee Airbag Standard
Terrain Management System ABS And Driveline Traction Control Optional
Rear Parking Sensors Optional
Back-Up Camera w/Washer Standard

Compare trims

Wondering which trim is right for you?