2001 Ford Explorer Sport

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Available Price Range $776-$5,760 Trims2 Combined MPG 17-20 Seats 4


Our Expert Reviews

SAN DIEGO--The 2001 Explorer Sport Trac is great for those who like to play dirty and stay clean. Playing dirty, as in hauling muddy mountain bikes or bags of peat moss and wood mulch, and staying clean, meaning keeping the mud and muck out of the passenger compartment. This segment busting part-truck, part-SUV is what Ford calls an "and" vehicle (everything an SUV is "and" more). Explorer sa... Read Full Review

Consumer Reviews

4.3 out of 5

Based on 19 reviews

305,000 miles

by Drive for a living from Ohio on August 25, 2009

I had an 01 explorer and put 305000 miles on it. It finally gave out, i only had to change the brakes and tires normal wear and tear. Love to have another great car. Never even changed a spark plug.

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car 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.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 7 recalls for this car.

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