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2012 Ford Explorer

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Specs

Research 2012 Ford Explorer specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

Base FWD 4dr Base

Brakes

Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD -
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 21.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 43.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 80.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 175

Emissions

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 4
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.1
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.0

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 270 @ 3000
Engine Order Code 999
Engine Order Code 998
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 2.0L/122
Displacement 3.5L/213
Fuel System Direct Injection
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 240 @ 1750-5500
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 6500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 255 @ 4100

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 67.0
Track Width, Front (in) 67.0
Height, Overall (in) 70.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.9
Length, Overall (in) 197.1
Wheelbase (in) 112.6

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.6

Interior Dimensions

Second Shoulder Room (in) 61.0
Second Leg Room (in) 39.8
Second Head Room (in) 40.5
Front Hip Room (in) 57.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.3
Front Leg Room (in) 40.6
Front Head Room (in) 41.4
Third Head Room (in) 37.8
Third Leg Room (in) 33.2
Third Shoulder Room (in) 50.8
Third Hip Room (in) 40.7
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Capacity 6
Second Hip Room (in) 56.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 151.7

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.2
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion

Summary

Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle
Vehicle Name Ford Explorer

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.26
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.86

Tires

Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P245/65R17
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code - TBD -
Rear Tire Size P245/65R17

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 300
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 750
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000

Transmission

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.36
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.88
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.87
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.48
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/manual shift
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code 44J
Trans Order Code 44C
Trans Order Code 446
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.00
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.16
Clutch Size (in)

Vehicle

EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle - 2WD

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4557
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - TBD -

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Spare Wheel Material Steel