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2022 Ford Explorer
AWD
MSRP
$35,745
Invoice
$34,673
Average Price Paid
$35,745
71 listings nationwide

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2022 Ford Escape Hybrid
SE AWD
MSRP
$31,420
Invoice
$30,163
Average Price Paid
$31,420
122 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2022 Ford Explorer
AWD
Fair Price
$36,116
Good Price
$34,069
Great Price
$32,899
2022 Ford Escape Hybrid
SE AWD
Fair Price
$31,637
Good Price
$30,177
Great Price
$29,342

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2022 Ford Explorer
AWD
No Expert Reviews
2022 Ford Escape Hybrid
SE AWD
Natalie Harrington Preview:

The Ford Escape was the world’s first mass-market hybrid crossover SUV when it debuted in 2005. Fast forward to its 2020 redesign, and the Escape welcomed another fuel-sipping variant—...

Specs

2022 Ford Explorer
AWD
2022 Ford Escape Hybrid
SE AWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
11 MPG
20 MPG
43 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
15 MPG
26 MPG
37 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.9 gal 14.3 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Hybrid
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
10:1
13:1
Displacement
3,300 cc
2,300 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.56 in x 3.41 in
3.45 in x 3.7 in
3.5 in x 3.94 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43 in 42.4 in
Back Legroom 39 in 38.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.2 cu ft 34.4 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,468 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,300 lbs --
Exterior
Length 198.8 in 180.5 in
Width 89.3 in 85.6 in
Height 69.9 in 65.9 in
Wheelbase 119.1 in 106.7 in

Available Options

2022 Ford Explorer
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Atlas Blue Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Forged Green Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic

Option Packages

  • Class IV Trailer Tow Package
2022 Ford Escape Hybrid
SE AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Atlas Blue Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Iced Blue Silver Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Star White Metallic Tri-Coat
  • Stone Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Cold Weather Package
  • Convenience Package
  • Ford Co-PILOT360 Assist+
  • Panoramic Vista Roof
  • Se Sport Appearance Package

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