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2019 Ford Explorer

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Ford Explorer highlights

Customer reviews

4.3 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating

4 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

19 city, 27 highway, 22 combined

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New this year

  • Leatherette & Cloth features are now available as options on select trims.
  • The Base trim now comes with Rear Air Conditioning as standard equipment.
  • The Limited trim now comes with Blind Spot Monitor as standard equipment.
  • The Sport trim now comes with Blind Spot Monitor and Leather Seats as standard equipment.
  • The XLT trim now comes with Rear Air Conditioning as standard equipment.

Explore Ford Explorer details

Base 2WD 4D Sport Utility

Standard Features

  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Automatic Transmission
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • Cloth Seats
  • Cruise Control
  • Flex Fuel Vehicle
  • Fold-Away Third Row
  • Not Mapped
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Seat(s)
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Air Conditioning
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear View Camera
  • Side Airbags
  • Sync System
  • Third Row Seat
  • Traction Control

Optional Features

  • DVD Video System
  • Full Roof Rack
  • Not Mapped
  • Parking Sensors
  • Running Boards
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Tow Hitch
  • Turbo Charged Engine

Drive type

2WD

Engine size

2.3L

Horsepower

280

Torque (ft-lbs)

310

Engine type

Turbo Gas

Fuel capacity

18.6

Wheelbase

112.8"

Overall length

198.3"

Width

78.9"

Height

70"

Leg room

F 42.9"/M 39.5"/R 32"

Head room

F 41.4"/M 40.6"/R 37.8"

Front tires

P245/60HR18

Rear tires

P245/60HR18

Seating capacity

7

Max towing capacity

200/2000 lbs.

Transmission

Automatic

Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

The 2019 Ford Explorer is a great car for families. It has plenty of space, comfortable seating, and great visibility. CarMax customers say the 2019 Ford Explorer is loaded with features and drives very smooth.

RepairPal reliability rating

4
Above Average

RepairPal gave the Ford Explorer an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Above Average. This rating ranks Ford Explorer 23rd out of 31 among Midsize SUVs.

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2019 Ford Explorer trims

Base:

  • 290-hp, 255-lb-ft of torque 3.5L
  • 280-hp, 310-lb-ft of torque 2.3L
  • Cloth Seats
  • Cruise Control
  • Fold-Away Third Row
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Power Mirrors
  • Rear Air Conditioning
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear View Camera
  • View all Ford Explorer Bases in stock

XLT:

Limited:

  • Includes all features available on the XLT
  • A/C Seats
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • Leather Seats
  • Power Folding Third Row
  • Rear Seat Heaters
  • Remote Start
  • View all Ford Explorer Limiteds in stock

Sport:

Platinum:

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