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Selected Style 4-Door 126" WB XLS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 126" WB XLS 15 20 $21,880 $24,295
4-Door 126" WB XLT 15 20 $22,985 $25,550
4-Door 126" WB XLT Premium 15 20 $25,127 $27,985
4-Door 126" WB Adrenalin 15 20 $25,831 $28,785
4-Door 126" WB 4WD XLS 14 20 $24,348 $27,100
4-Door 126" WB 4WD XLT 14 20 $25,505 $28,415
4-Door 126" WB 4WD XLT Premium 14 20 $27,591 $30,785
4-Door 126" WB 4WD Adrenalin 14 20 $28,353 $31,650
2-Door
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door 16 22 $19,281 $21,305
2-Door 4WD 15 19 $21,996 $24,305
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,880
$19,281
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,295
$21,305
Monthly Payment Estimate
$405 / month
$355 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating Read Our Full Review
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 22 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 39.6
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7 40.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3 57.7
Second Head Room (in) 38.7 38.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 55.6
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 53.0 52.0
Second Leg Room (in) 37.8 35.6
Exterior Dimensions
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.8 28.4
Overhang, Front (in) 34.6 34.80
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 205.9 -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.9 8.1
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - -
Height, Overall (in) 70.5 65.20
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 45.4 -
Wheelbase (in) 125.9 100.5
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - TBD - 8.4
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.8 67.8
Side Door Opening Width (in) - NA
Step Up Height - Side (in) - NA
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - NA
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) - 177.3
Side Door Opening Height (in) - NA
Step Up Height - Front (in) - NA
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - NA
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) - 42.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Tailgate Width (in) 49.5 -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 50.0 -
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 51.2 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.7 33.5
Cargo Volume (ft³) 29.6 -
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 53.8 -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.2 38.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - 28.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - 29.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - 68.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - 60.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - NA
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 0.39 10.82 x 1.14
Brake Type Power Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.85 x 0.37 11.6 x 0.79
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22.5 19.0
Fuel Tank Location Midship Behind Rear Axle
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.1 34.8
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 19.1 13
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 44.9 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 19.1 16
Tires
Rear Tire Size P235/70R16 P235/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 721 - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843 3286
Rear Tire Order Code T52 QES
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843 - TBD -
Front Tire Size P235/70R16 P235/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 721 743
Spare Tire Size P235/70R16 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code T52 QES
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843 3286
Spare Tire Order Code T52 - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 721 743
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 526 615
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5260 4100
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 350
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3200 2600
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1853 1600
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2710 2200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9600 8000
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2250 1924
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5660 4450
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 15 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14 11.7
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950 NA
Engine
Displacement 4.0L/245 4.3L/262
Engine Oil Cooler NA Yes
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 5200 190 @ 4400
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SEFI MFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 240 @ 3000 250 @ 2800
Engine Order Code 99K LU3
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 16
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA 11.0
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47 1.40
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.10 3.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.86 2.16
Trans Order Code 44D M50
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.48 3.49
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 2 Door
Vehicle Name Ford Explorer Sport Trac Chevrolet Blazer
Body Code 126" WB E55
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.77 0.91
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA 3.42
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900 2600
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA 1.81
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar Coil
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34 1.30
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3200 2900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2900 2200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73 3.42
Axle Type - Front Independent SLA Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA 1.81
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2710 2400
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Leaf Spring 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Frame
Frame Type Boxed w/Single Channel Ladder w/Boxed Front End
Vehicle
Rear Door Type - Tailgate
Doors
Side Door Type - NA
 
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