2022 Ford Explorer
Comparison

Compare the Ford Explorer to the Competition at Shields Ford

The 2022 Ford Explorer is primed for modern-day exploration. Its adjustable interior offers space and comfort for the whole family. And it helps you make the most of every experience with connected technology and an athletic build that's ready for whatever lies ahead. Compare the 2022 Ford Explorer to the competition below and contact us to schedule a test drive.

 

Ford Explorer

Kia Telluride

Honda Pilot

Toyota Highlander

DrivetrainAll Wheel DriveAll Wheel DriveAll Wheel DriveAll Wheel Drive
Range (city/hwy)364 / 485 miles357 / 451 miles371 / 488 miles358 / 483 miles
Max Cargo Space18.2 cu. ft.21.0 cu. ft.16.5 cu. ft.16.0 cu. ft.
Maximum Torque Output415 ft-lbs. @ 3,500 rpm262 ft-lbs. @ 5,200 rpm262 ft-lbs. @ 4,700 rpm263 ft-lbs. @ 4,700 rpm
UpholsteryLeatherLeatherLeatherLeatherette
Adaptive Cruise ControlOptionalStandardStandardStandard
Roadside Assistance5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.2 yr./ unlimited mi.
Parking AssistanceStandardStandardOptionalOptional
Front Head Room40.7 in.39.5 in.39.5 in.39.6 in.
Front Leg Room43.0 in.41.4 in.40.9 in.42.0 in.

The Ultimate Exploration Vehicle

The 2022 Ford Explorer is primed for modern-day exploration. Its adjustable interior offers space and comfort for the whole family. And it helps you make the most of every experience with connected technology and an athletic build that's ready for whatever lies ahead.

Made for the Hustle and Bustle

Whether you're running the kids to soccer practice or gearing up for any other adventure, the 2022 Ford Explorer has the comfort you want and the capability. With seating for up to seven and an available Cargo Management System, there's room for everyone and all of their gear. *

*Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and weight distribution.

Adventure Awaits

Explorer helps you make the most of your next big adventure with a rear-wheel-drive platform and your choice of four powerful engines. For additional traction, there's available Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System™ and seven selectable drive modes. And with the ability to tow a maximum of 5,600 lbs.,* you won't be slowed down, not even with a hefty camper in tow.

*Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers. When equipped with a 3.0L EcoBoost® engine with Class IV Trailer Tow Package.

Towing and Trailer Sway Control

Building on AdvanceTrac™ with RSC® (Roll Stability Control™), the standard trailer sway control selectively brakes and adjusts engine power to maintain trailer control.2 The result is stability and control, even when towing large loads. When properly equipped, the Explorer can tow up to 5,600 lbs. * The Class IV Trailer Tow Package is available with the 2.3L and 3.0L EcoBoost® engines and 3.3L hybrid engine.

*Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers.

Prepared for the Journey

Available Intelligent 4WD optimizes powertrain and braking systems, allowing the vehicle to deliver the right amount of traction to match the driving conditions.

Always consult the Owner's Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty and use appropriate safety gear.

Intelligent 4WD With Terrain Management System™

The standard Terrain Management System™ can help you tackle any adventure. Available Intelligent 4WD comes with seven selectable drive modes, accessed through a single easy-to-use dial in the center console. Normal, Trail, Deep Snow/Sand, Slippery, Sport, Tow/Haul and Eco mode that each come with special 3D animated graphics in the available 12.3" digital cluster. Plus, Hill Descent Control™ helps control braking and speed on steep grades.3 And with Intelligent 4WD, there's also the added benefit of enhanced control on your day-to-day commute, especially when conditions are rough. *

*Always consult the Owner's Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty, and use appropriate safety gear.

CUSTOMIZE YOUR ADVENTURE

Whether it's camping under the stars, a weekend at the beach or anything in between, our Outfitters Packages can help ensure there's enough room for your family and all your gear. Choose from the available 52" x 48" Yakima® Cargo MegaWarrior roof basket, the Yakima SkyBox roof box with 16 cubic feet of storage or the available Yakima Bike FrontLoader roof racks. Each package is installed by a Ford factory-trained technician and comes with heavy-duty floor mats and a cargo protector behind the third row of seats. Outfitters Packages offer the flexibility and durability your family needs when adventure calls.

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2022 Ford Explorer Outfitters Cargo - Yakima® SkyBox

Equip your 2022 Ford Explorer with a Yakima® SkyBox 16 Carbonite Roof Box, Ford Accessories crossbars, three-piece Ford Accessories floor liners and a cargo area protector behind the third-row seat.

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2022 Ford Explorer Outfitters Cargo - Yakima® MegaWarrior

Package includes roof-mounted Yakima® MegaWarrior cargo basket with net, available Ford Accessories crossbars, three-piece Ford Accessories floor liners and a cargo protector behind the third-row seat.

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2022 Ford Explorer Outfitters Bike -Yakima® FrontLoader

You'll be ready to ride with the Yakima® roof-mounted FrontLoader bike carriers with locks, Ford Accessories crossbars, three-piece Ford Accessories floor liners and a cargo area protector behind the third-row seats. *

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*Recreational equipment not included.

Seating For Up To Seven Passengers

Available PowerFold® second-row seats make it easy to accommodate both passengers and cargo.

Wireless Charging Pad

The available wireless charging pad can charge a smartphone without plugging it in. * Conveniently located inside the console or the armrest depending on the vehicle, the wireless charging pad allows you to charge a wide range of compatible devices. Simply place the phone on the pad and it automatically senses the type of device and starts charging it.

*Qi wireless charging may not be compatible with all mobile phones.

Connectivity At Your Fingertips

From the push-button start to the center touchscreen and tri-zone temperature control, everything's within reach when you're in a 2022 Ford Explorer.

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