MPG

2003 Ford Explorer gas mileage or MPG ranges from 16 mpg to 18 mpg. Available 2003 Ford Explorer fuel types include Flex Fuel, Gasoline

Trim Style City MPG Highway MPG Combined MPG Fuel Type
XLS 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLS 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLS Sport 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLS Sport 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLS 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLS 4WD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLS Sport 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLS Sport 4WD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLT 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLT 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLT 4dr 114" WB 4.6L XLT 15 19 17 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
XLT Sport 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLT Sport 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLT Sport 4dr 114" WB 4.6L XLT Sport 15 19 17 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
NBX 4dr 114" WB 4.0L NBX 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
NBX 4dr 114" WB 4.6L NBX 15 19 17 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
XLT 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLT 4WD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLT 4dr 114" WB 4.6L XLT 4WD 14 19 16 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
XLT Sport 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLT Sport 4WD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLT Sport 4dr 114" WB 4.6L XLT Sport 4WD 14 19 16 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
NBX 4dr 114" WB 4.0L NBX 4WD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
NBX 4dr 114" WB 4.6L NBX 4WD 14 19 16 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
Eddie Bauer 4dr 114" WB 4.0L Eddie Bauer 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
Eddie Bauer 4dr 114" WB 4.6L Eddie Bauer 15 19 17 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
Limited 4dr 114" WB 4.0L Limited 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
Limited 4dr 114" WB 4.6L Limited 15 19 17 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
Eddie Bauer 4dr 114" WB 4.0L Eddie Bauer 4WD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
Eddie Bauer 4dr 114" WB 4.6L Eddie Bauer 4WD 14 19 16 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
Limited 4dr 114" WB 4.0L Limited 4WD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
Limited 4dr 114" WB 4.6L Limited 4WD 14 19 16 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
XLS 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLS AWD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLS Sport 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLS Sport AWD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLT 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLT AWD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLT 4dr 114" WB 4.6L XLT AWD 14 19 16 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
XLT Sport 4dr 114" WB 4.0L XLT Sport AWD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
XLT Sport 4dr 114" WB 4.6L XLT Sport AWD 14 19 16 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
Eddie Bauer 4dr 114" WB 4.0L Eddie Bauer AWD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
Eddie Bauer 4dr 114" WB 4.6L Eddie Bauer AWD 14 19 16 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)
Limited 4dr 114" WB 4.0L Limited AWD 15 21 18 Flex Fuel (Flex Fuel Capability)
Limited 4dr 114" WB 4.6L Limited AWD 14 19 16 Gasoline (Gasoline Fuel)

Compare Ford Explorer mpg with other cars in the same category

To provide context to the mpg for 2003 Ford Explorer and enable you to compare the 2003 Ford Explorer mpg with other vehicles, we have crunched the numbers to show you the mpg range and average mpg for each car category that the 2003 Ford Explorer belongs in.

Category Avg City MPG Avg Highway MPG Avg Combined MPG Min Combined MPG Max Combined MPG
2003 SUV 17 21 19 13 27
2003 4WD SUV 16 20 18 13 24
2003 5-Passenger SUV 17 22 19 13 27
2003 AWD SUV 17 22 19 14 23
2003 Ford Explorer 15 20 17 16 17
2003 Ford SUV 15 21 17 15 25
2003 Gasoline SUV 17 21 19 13 27
2003 RWD SUV 16 21 18 14 24
2003 V6 SUV 17 21 19 15 22
2003 Flex Fuel SUV 15 20 17 15 17