Specs

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2dr 102" WB

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.25 x 0.37
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 0.34

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 35.5
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 33.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 39.1
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 52.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 71.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 70.1

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.8

Doors

Side Door Type

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 237 @ 3000
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Order Code 99E
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 4.0L/245
Fuel System SEFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 203 @ 5250

Exterior Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.2
Wheelbase (in) 101.8
Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD -
Step Up Height - Front (in) 20.7
Side Door Opening Width (in)
Side Door Opening Height (in)
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 180.4
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 48.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 33.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 6.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.7
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 28.9
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 44.0
Overhang, Front (in) 34.6
Height, Overall (in) 68.2

Frame

Frame Type Boxed w/Single Channel

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Location Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.5
Aux Fuel Tank Location

Interior Dimensions

Second Leg Room (in) 36.6
Second Head Room (in) 39.1
Front Hip Room (in) 51.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.4
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Hip Room (in) 43.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.9

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 21.9
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 37.8
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -

Summary

Body Style 2 Door
Body Code 102" WB
Vehicle Name Ford Explorer Sport

Suspension

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 1.38
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 1.38
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.77
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Leaf Spring
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2400
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2650
Axle Type - Front Independent SLA
Axle Type - Rear
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2710
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2650

Tires

Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2065
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2065
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 690
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 690
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 690
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2065
Spare Tire Size P235/70R16
Rear Tire Size P235/70R16
Front Tire Size P235/70R16
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code T53
Front Tire Order Code T53

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5140
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3080
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 308
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3080
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 514
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 308
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Trans Order Code 44J
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.40
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.47
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code 44D
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in) 10.00
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.10
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Liftgate

Weight Information

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2400
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2650
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9100
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4760
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1766
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1995

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum