These Cars And Trucks Are Faster Than They Look

Ford Explorer

the ford explorer is faster than it looks
Photo by Steve Russell
Photo by Steve Russell

The Ford Explorer delivers a good overall performance amongst its class. It offers plenty of space with up to 81.7 cubic feet and three powerful engines — V6 with 290 horsepower (standard), turbocharged EcoBoost four-cylinder with 280 horsepower, and a twin-turbocharged EcoBoost V6 engine with 365 horsepower. All three engines come with a six-speed automatic transmission. The explorer also has an instant throttle response.

Starting Price: $32,365

Horsepower: 280 – 365

Seating: 7

Cargo Capacity: 81.7 cubic feet (both rows folded down)

Drivetrain: FWD (Front Wheel Drive), 4WD (Four-Wheel Drive)

Fuel Economy: 22 mpg combined (27 mpg on the highway and 19 mpg in the city)