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2012 Ford Explorer
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PricesOriginal MSRP
Ford Explorer$28,280
Ford Explorer 4WD$30,280
Ford Explorer XLT$32,095
Ford Explorer XLT 4WD$34,095
Ford Explorer Limited$37,855
Ford Explorer Limited 4WD$39,855
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2012 Ford Explorer 4WD - Specifications & Features
Engines
TypeV6; aluminum block and headsDisplacement [cc]3,497
ValvetrainDOHC 4-valves/cyl.; variable valve timing (VVT)
Power [hp @ rpm]290 @ 6,500 rpmBore & Stroke [cm]92.5 x 86.7
Torque [lb-ft @ rpm]255 @ 4,000 rpmCompression10.8:1
Mileage City (mpg)17Mileage Hwy (mpg)23
Transmissions
Type 6-speed automatic (V6)
Ratios 4.48, 2.87, 1.84, 1.41, 1.00, 0.74
Final Drive 3.39
Exterior Dimensions
Length [in.] 197.1
Width [in.] 90.2
Height [in.] 71.0
Wheelbase [in.] 112.6
Front Track [in.] 67.0
Rear Track [in.] 67.0
Exterior Features
4 doors
Body color front and rear bumper
Chrome exhaust tip
Power remote, folding left door mirror
Power remote, folding right door mirror
Rear liftgate
Rear window wiper
Roof rack rails
Spoiler in rear
Variable intermittent and speed-sensitive wipers
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.] 4,731
GVWR [lbs.] 6,160
Towing Capacity [lbs.] 5,000
Fuel Capacity [gal.] 18.6
Technical Features
Four-wheel-drive
Halogen headlights
P245/65 TR17 all-season tires
Spare wheel
Theft-deterrent system
Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS)
Ultra low emission vehicle (ULEV II)
Steering
Rack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.] 38.9
Suspension
Front short and long arm; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear multi-link; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Brakes
Front 12.8 x 1.2 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear 12.8 x 1.2 in. power-assisted vented discs
Safety Features
3-point rear seat belts in all positions
Airbags in front with occupancy sensor on passenger side
Anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Anti-roll control
Child safety rear door locks
Electronic Stability Control
Front adjustable head restraints
Height-adjustable front seatbelts with pretensioners
Rear head restraints
Side-curtain airbags in front, second and third row
Side-impact airbags in front
Side-impact bars
Third row head restraints
Traction control
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.] 151.7
Seating Cap. 7
Front Headroom [in.] 39.1
Front Legroom [in.] 40.6
Front Shoulderroom [in.] 61.3
Front Hiproom [in.] 57.3
Rear Headroom [in.] 38.3
Rear Legroom [in.] 39.8
Rear Shoulderroom [in.] 61.0
Rear Hiproom [in.] 56.7
Third Row Headroom [in.] 37.8
Third Row Legroom [in.] 33.2
Third Row Shoulderroom [in.] 50.8
Third Row Hiproom [in.] 40.7
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.] 21.0 - 80.7
Interior Features
4 12V power outlets
4-way front passenger bucket seat
8-way part-power driver bucket seat with lumbar support
AM/FM radio with seek/scan, RDS, MP3 capability, single in-dash CD-player and 6 speakers
Air conditioning with separate rear controls
Auto-locking doors
Cargo area carpeting, light and tie-down anchors
Carpeted front and rear floor mats
Clock
Cloth seat-upholstery
Cruise control
Cupholders in front and rear
Door bins in front and rear
Driver footrest
External temperature display
Floor carpeting
Front seat center console with armrest and storage
Full cloth headliner
Illuminated entry
Keyfob remote keyless entry
LCD monitors in front
Lighted and lockable glove box
Overhead console
Power windows; with one-touch open on driver's side
Reading lights in front and rear
Rear reclining, 60/40 split folding bench seat
Rear window defogger
Satellite radio capability
Speed-sensitive volume
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls
Tachometer
Third row fold-into-floor 50/50 split folding bench seat
Tilting and telescoping steering-wheel
Tinted windows
Trip computer
Variable instrument panel lighting
Vehicle information system
Visor vanity mirrors in front
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