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2021 Ford Explorer AWD
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2021 Ford Explorer
AWD
MSRP
$34,925
Invoice
$33,878
Average Price Paid
$34,669
90 listings nationwide

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2022 Honda Pilot
Black Edition AWD
MSRP
$50,620
Invoice
$46,386
Average Price Paid
$50,620
496 listings nationwide

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

2021 Ford Explorer
AWD
Fair Price
$35,121
Good Price
$33,384
Great Price
$32,392
2022 Honda Pilot
Black Edition AWD
Fair Price
$51,551
Good Price
$49,480
Great Price
$48,296

Specs

2021 Ford Explorer
AWD
2022 Honda Pilot
Black Edition AWD
Powertrain 9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
20 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
27 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.9 gal 19.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
--
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280 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
--
--
262 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
10:1
11.5:1
Displacement
3,300 cc
2,300 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.56 in x 3.41 in
3.45 in x 3.7 in
3.5 in x 3.66 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 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 4 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
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
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 40.9 in
Back Legroom 39 in 38.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.2 cu ft 16 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,468 lbs 1,521 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,300 lbs 5,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 198.8 in 196.5 in
Width 89.3 in 78.6 in
Height 69.9 in 70.6 in
Wheelbase 119.1 in 111 in

Available Options

2021 Ford Explorer
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White

Option Packages

  • Class III Trailer Tow Package
2022 Honda Pilot
Black Edition AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Sonic Gray Pearl

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