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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Ford Explorer
AWD
MSRP
$34,765
Invoice
$33,722
Average Price Paid
$33,383
35 listings nationwide

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2020 GMC Acadia
AT4 AWD
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2020 Ford Explorer
AWD
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AT4 AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Ford Explorer
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$35,470
2020 GMC Acadia
AT4 AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$44,625

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Ford Explorer
AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The midsize Ford Explorer has been around for nearly 30 years and was most recently redesigned in 2011. That year the SUV traded its truck-based construction and straightforward, uprig...

2020 GMC Acadia
AT4 AWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

The 7-passenger GMC Acadia, which was just redesigned in 2017 and received some minor updates for 2019, sees more changes for 2020. The Acadia gets revised exterior styling, a new powe...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Ford Explorer
AWD
40
writes:
Good vehicle... very roomy... almost too roomy... still kinda loose on the handling
2020 GMC Acadia
AT4 AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2020 Ford Explorer
AWD
2020 GMC Acadia
AT4 AWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
4X4
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
20 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
27 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 19.2 gal 22 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
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--
310 hp @ 6,700 RPM
Torque
--
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271 lb-ft @ 4,900 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
10:1
11.5:1
Displacement
3,300 cc
2,300 cc
3,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.56 in x 3.41 in
3.45 in x 3.7 in
3.74 in x 3.37 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 43 in 41 in
Back Legroom 39 in 39.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.2 cu ft 12.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,695 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity -- 4,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,300 lbs 4,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 198.8 in 193.4 in
Width 89.3 in 75.4 in
Height 69.9 in 66.7 in
Wheelbase 119.1 in 112.5 in

Available Options

2020 Ford Explorer
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Blue Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White

Option Packages

  • Class III Trailer Tow Package
2020 GMC Acadia
AT4 AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Sky Metallic
  • Ebony Twilight Metallic
  • Quicksilver Metallic
  • Red Mahogany Metallic
  • Red Quartz Tintcoat
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Smokey Quartz Metallic
  • Summit White
  • White Frost 3-Coat

Option Packages

  • Driver Alert Package II
  • Infotainment Package
  • LPO, 'Hit The Road' Package
  • LPO, Adventure Package
  • LPO, Molded Assist Steps
  • LPO, Rear Seat Infotainment System With DVD Player, Dual Headrest
  • LPO, Rear Seat Infotainment System Without DVD Player, Dual Headrest
  • Sunroof, Dual Skyscape 2-Panel Power
  • Trailering Package, Includes Factory-Installed Hitch
  • Jet Black/Kalahari, Perforated Leather-Appointed Seat Trim
  • Kalahari/Jet Black, Perforated Leather-Appointed Seat Trim
  • Wheels, 20" (50.8 CM) Machined Aluminum With Dark Accents

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