2016 Ford Explorer

2016 Ford Explorer XLT2016 Ford Explorer XLT
2016 Ford Explorer Limited2016 Ford Explorer Limited
2016 Ford Explorer Sport2016 Ford Explorer Sport
2016 Ford Explorer Platinum2016 Ford Explorer Platinum

Exterior

2016 Ford Explorer Exterior Dimensions

Exterior Dimensions

  • Width: 90.2 in
  • Width W/O Mirrors: 78.9 in
  • Length: 198.3 in
  • Height: 70.0 - 71.0 in
  • Wheelbase: 112.8 in

2016 Explorer has a relatively short wheelbase ( 112.8 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively heavier with curb weight of 4443 - 4901 lbs.

Interior

2016 Explorer - First Row

First Row Dimensions

Leg Room: 42.9 inHip Room: 57.3 inHead Room: 41.4 inShoulder Room: 61.5 in
2016 Explorer - Second Row

Second Row Dimensions

Leg Room: 39.5 inHip Room: 56.8 inHead Room: 40.6 inShoulder Room: 61.0 in
2016 Explorer - Cargo Area

Cargo Volume Behind Second Row Seats

43.8 ft3

2016 Explorer seats seven adults. It has class-leading first-row room across all four measurements: legs, shoulders, hips, and head room. When it comes to second-row passenger room, Explorer ia a class-leader on only two measurements - shoulders and head - and has a larger than average room for second-row passengers on legs and hips. Cargo volume behind second-row seats is larger than average among its peers with 43.8 cu. ft.

Full Specifications

Trim

2016 Explorer Base

2016 Explorer XLT

2016 Explorer Limited

2016 Explorer Sport

2016 Explorer Platinum

Configuration
  • 3.5 L, Auto, FWD
  • 3.5 L, Auto, AWD
  • 3.5 L, Auto, FWD
  • 3.5 L, Auto, AWD
  • 3.5 L, Auto, FWD
  • 3.5 L, Auto, AWD
  • 3.5 L, Turbo, Auto, AWD
  • 3.5 L, Turbo, Auto, AWD
Starging MSRP$31,050$33,400$41,300$43,500$52,970
Engine3.5L V-63.5L V-63.5L V-63.5L V-6 Twin-Turbo3.5L V-6 Twin-Turbo
HP290 hp290 hp290 hp365 hp365 hp
DrivetrainFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveAll Wheel DriveAll Wheel Drive
City17 MPG17 MPG17 MPG16 MPG16 MPG
Highway24 MPG24 MPG24 MPG22 MPG22 MPG
Combined20 MPG20 MPG20 MPG18 MPG18 MPG
Annual Fuel Cost$2,350$2,350$2,350$2,600$2,600

2016 Explorer SUV comes in five trim levels, with an average price that is $734 less compared to its rivals. With a heavier body, and on average more powerful engine, Explorer

Safety

2016 Ford Explorer Front Crash Test
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Front Crash Rating
2016 Ford Explorer Side Crash Test
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Side Crash Rating
2016 Ford Explorer Side Pole Crash Test
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Side Pole Crash Rating
  • Complaints: 905
  • Recalls: 7

2016 Explorer SUV has a 5-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, which is higher than the average among other competing models. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed nine hundred and five complaints, which is more than the average for its rivals. There are also seven recalls issued by Ford, which by itself is a relatively high number.

Competition

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Last updated on Dec 17, 2019 - 20:32:33 ET
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