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4-Door Manual Sport
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual Sport 23 28 $20,981 $22,495
4-Door Automatic Sport 21 28 $21,711 $23,295
4-Door Manual Turbo 19 25 $22,886 $24,595
4-Door Automatic Turbo 18 23 $23,797 $25,595
4-Door Automatic Turbo w/Leather Pkg 18 23 $25,522 $27,495
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4-Door 114" WB 4.0L XLS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L XLS 15 21 $24,252 $26,530
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L XLT 15 21 $25,761 $28,225
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L 4WD XLS 15 20 $26,232 $28,755
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L XLT 15 21 $26,829 $29,425
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L Eddie Bauer 15 21 $27,518 $30,200
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L 4WD XLT 15 20 $27,741 $30,450
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L Eddie Bauer 15 21 $28,586 $31,400
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L 4WD XLT 14 20 $28,809 $31,650
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L 4WD Eddie Bauer 15 20 $29,499 $32,425
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L Limited 15 21 $29,578 $32,515
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L 4WD Eddie Bauer 14 20 $30,567 $33,625
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L Limited 15 21 $30,646 $33,715
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L 4WD Limited 15 20 $31,558 $34,740
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L 4WD Limited 14 20 $32,626 $35,940
Pricing
Invoice Price
$20,981
$24,252
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$22,495
$26,530
Monthly Payment Estimate
$375 / month
$442 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
23 mpg 15 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
4WD Sport Utility -
Rear Door Type
- Liftgate
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
51.3 55.4
Second Leg Room (in)
33.5 36.9
Front Head Room (in)
38.3 39.8
Passenger Volume (ft³)
90.5 -
Second Hip Room (in)
51.9 54.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.9 59.0
Second Head Room (in)
37.3 38.7
Passenger Capacity
4 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.6 59.0
Front Leg Room (in)
43.3 42.4
Third Leg Room (in)
- NA
Third Hip Room (in)
- NA
Third Head Room (in)
- NA
Third Shoulder Room (in)
- NA
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.7 -
Wheelbase (in)
104.3 113.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
NA 32.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.1 73.7
Track Width, Front (in)
57.7 -
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.4 -
Length, Overall (in)
193.3 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
NA 32.9
Height, Overall (in)
65.1 72.8
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - -
Side Door Opening Width (in)
- NA
Overhang, Front (in)
- 35.4
Step Up Height - Side (in)
- - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
- 31.4
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in)
- 193.4
Side Door Opening Height (in)
- NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
- 8.2
Step Up Height - Front (in)
- - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in)
- 44.3
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
- 8.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
- TBD - 45.1
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
49.0 - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
17.0 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
- TBD - 85.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
39.2 44.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
- NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
- NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
- - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.4 x 0.94 12.0 x 0.43
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.3 x 0.39 11.9 x 0.39
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
- NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.9 22.5
Aux Fuel Tank Location
- NA
Fuel Tank Location
- Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
- NA
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.4 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
39.7 38.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
19.0 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.7 36.8
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
- NA
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
- 18.9
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA T52
Rear Tire Size
P225/60HR16 P235/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA T52
Front Tire Size
P225/60HR16 P235/70R16
Spare Tire Size
145/80R16 P235/70R16
Front Tire Order Code
NA T52
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
- 1700
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
- 721
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
- 1700
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
- 721
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
- 721
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
- 1700
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 311
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2400 3110
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2400 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3480 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
- 2108
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
- 2860
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
- 7700
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
- 2332
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
- 6010
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
- 3340
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 4.0 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
7.7 7.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
430 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
- NA
Maximum Alternator Watts
- 1950
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
166 @ 4000 254 @ 3700
Engine Order Code
NA 99E
Displacement
2.5L/150 4.0L/245
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
165 @ 5600 210 @ 5100
Engine Type
Gas Flat 4-Cyl Gas V6
Fuel System
SMPI SMPI
Engine Oil Cooler
- NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
23 15
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
8.86 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45 1.54
Trans Type
5 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.78 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.33 3.07
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.06 2.29
Trans Order Code
NA 44V
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.90 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.09 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.45 3.22
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off
- NA
Trans Power Take Off
- NA
Transfer Case Model
- NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- NA
Trans PTO Access
- NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Subaru Baja Ford Explorer
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door
Body Code
- NA
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
30 32.0
Suspension Type - Front
HD Raised Independent SLA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.63 0.77
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
32 32.0
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.83 1.34
Suspension Type - Rear
HD Raised Independent SLA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
- 3600
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
- 2470
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
- 3.55
Axle Type - Front
- Ford SLA
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
- 3240
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
- NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
- 2200
Axle Type - Rear
- Ford SLA
Frame
Frame Type
- Boxed
Doors
Side Door Type
- NA

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