24 reviews
2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac
2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac
Available Price Range $7,487-$17,859 Trims8 Combined MPG 17-18 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

Our Take

In 2001, Ford's original Explorer Sport Trac sport utility vehicle/pickup crossover debuted. The Explorer Sport Trac expanded Ford's Explorer lineup and brought a fresh face to the company's best-selling SUV, then in its seventh year. Thanks to a considerable freshening for 2006, t... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Mushy brake pedal feel
  • Could use a rearview camera
  • Low rear-seat cushion
  • Lack of cargo room in cabin
  • Optional heated seats have one heat setting

Notable Features

  • V-6 or V-8
  • Stability system with RSC
  • Rubber floor covering
  • Optional heated windshield
  • Optional power adjustable pedals

Reviews

Our Expert Reviews

Ford Explorer Sport Trac, one of the earliest vehicles to combine SUV and pickup-truck qualities, was significantly upgraded for 2007. I'm not a big fan of the earlier Sport Tracs, finding them awkward, ill-handling and not very nice to look at. These complaints have been addressed in the new version. With a much stiffer frame and independent rear suspension, first seen on the Explorer S... Read full review for the 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

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Consumer Reviews

4.5

Average based on 24 reviews

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Great

by Mycaptainchris from Houston, TX on February 16, 2009

We've had our V8 XLT now for 2 and half years and have had zero reliability issues, the fuel economy is good, the utility part of the car is great and the the V8 has a bit of sport to go with it. I us... Read Full Review

8 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.

Safety

Crash-Test Reports

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Ford Explorer Sport Trac Limited 4.0L

Overall Rollover Rating

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Ford Explorer Sport Trac Limited 4.0L

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National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.

Recalls

There is currently 1 recall for this car.


Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained