Ford Explorer Sport Trac

2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

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  • (4.3) 21 reviews
  • MSRP: $4,538$12,498
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 17-18
  • Engine: 210-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (flexible; E85)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

Our Take on the 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

Over the past few years, two-in-one vehicles have captured considerable attention. Ford's Explorer Sport Trac, which debuted for the 2001 model year, combines the attributes of a sport utility vehicle and a pickup truck. It's proved to be surprisingly popular, though sales tapered off a... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Small pickup bed
  • Difficult entry and exit
  • Obsolete basic design
  • Excessive size
  • Fuel economy

Notable Features

  • Pickup-style 4-foot cargo bed
  • Five-passenger capacity
  • Optional Safety Canopy
  • Bold exterior styling
  • Proven V-6 powertrain

2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Reviews

Consumer Reviews


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by Little Red Truck in SC from on February 7, 2011

I've wanted a Sport Track since they came out, and finally got mine a little over a year ago. I could not be happier! Being a woman, I didn't want a huge truck, but I still needed the ability to haul ... Read Full Review

8 Trim Levels Available

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2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Safety Ratings

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There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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