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2021 Ford Explorer
AWD
MSRP
$34,225
Invoice
$33,198
Average Price Paid
$32,831
655 listings nationwide

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2011 Mercury Milan
I4
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AWD
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I4
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2021 Ford Explorer
AWD
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2011 Mercury Milan
I4
Eric Tallberg Review:

No, it’s not perfect, and yes, it will soon be a footnote to history, ...

The Good: Classy styling, decent four-cylinder mileage, and near-opulent cabin a...

The Bad: A raucous four-cylinder engine, lackadaisical hybrid-drive acceleratio...

Specs

2021 Ford Explorer
AWD
2011 Mercury Milan
I4
Powertrain
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
20 MPG
23 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
27 MPG
33 MPG
29 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.9 gal 17.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
--
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175 hp @ 6,000 RPM
175 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
--
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172 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
172 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
10:1
9.7:1
9.7:1
Displacement
3,300 cc
2,300 cc
2,500 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
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 3 stars
Front Crash Overall 5 stars 3 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 3 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 4 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 3 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 4 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- 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 5 seats
Front Legroom 43 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 39 in 37.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.2 cu ft 16.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,468 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,300 lbs --
Exterior
Length 198.8 in 189 in
Width 89.3 in 80.1 in
Height 69.9 in 56.9 in
Wheelbase 119.1 in 107.4 in

Available Options

2021 Ford Explorer
AWD
2011 Mercury Milan
I4

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