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MPG (Gasoline) 18 / 13

MSRPfrom $32,895

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* Based on XLT 4dr 4WD SUV



2005 Ford Explorer

Let’s review the most meaningful specifics for this 2005 Ford Explorer 4dr XLT 4WD SUV. They provide vital information about a vehicle's comfort, handling, features, and more.

Mileage Specs

Drivers can expect an average miles per gallon of 13 for city driving and 18 for highway driving with this specific SUV.

Trim Levels

A vehicle’s trim level is made up of the special features and/or equipment that come with it. This particular sport utility vehicle has 8 trim levels. The available trim packages are the 4dr XLT 4WD SUV, Eddie Bauer 4dr SUV, Eddie Bauer 4WD 4dr SUV, Limited 4dr SUV, Limited 4WD 4dr SUV, XLS 4dr SUV, XLS 4WD 4dr SUV, XLT 4dr SUV.

Engine Specifics

Engines come in three primary types. The 2005 Ford Explorer 4dr XLT 4WD SUV utilizes a Internal Combustion.

Drivetrain Specifications

The drivetrain determines how the wheels of an SUV move, as well as its safety and effectiveness in different situations.

Front-wheel drive SUVs gain engine power in the front wheels. This can lead to improved fuel economy and good handling in winter weather.

SUVs with rear-wheel drive have power sent to the back wheels. Drivers enjoy improved power, balance, and acceleration, but reduced performance in bad weather.

Four-wheel drive and all-wheel drive are the other drivetrain options. With four-wheel drive, all wheels have power, but the SUV can be operated in rear-wheel drive as required. All-wheel drive SUVs either have power delivered to all wheels at all times or only when required for better traction.

The 2005 Ford Explorer 4dr XLT 4WD SUV is a 4WD vehicle.

Transmission Specifications

Transmissions are available as automatic transmissions, manual transmissions, continuously variable transmissions, and automated manual or direct shift gearbox transmissions. This particular SUV has a A, A, A transmission.


The exterior and interior of an SUV do not affect its performance but may be of concern to some drivers. For this vehicle, interior and exterior options include Graphite, Midnight Grey and Medium Parchment for the interior and Dark Blue Pearl Clearcoat Metallic, Dark Stone Clearcoat Metallic, Medium Wedgewood Blue Clearcoat, Pueblo Gold Clearcoat Metallic, Silver Birch Clearcoat Metallic, Red Fire Clearcoat Metallic, Mineral Grey Clearcoat Metallic, Oxford White Clearcoat and Black Clearcoat for the exterior.

Interior Specs

The 2005 Ford Explorer 4dr XLT 4WD SUV is designed to seat up to 7 passengers.

Length of Vehicle

Larger SUVs may fare better in a collision than smaller ones. This Ford has a total length of 189.50.

Cargo Specifics

The 2005 Ford Explorer 4dr XLT 4WD SUV has 48.60 cubic feet of cargo storage.

Pricing Details

Sport utility vehicles are available at vastly different price points. For this particular one, the MSRP is $32,895.

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