2008 Explorer Sport Trac Specifications

     Overview
     Specifications

    2008 Explorer Sport Trac Specifications

     

     

       BODY

    Construction

    Steel and composite body on fully boxed frame

    Final Assembly Location

    Louisville, Ky.

    Louisville, Ky.  

       POWERTRAIN AND CHASSIS

    ENGINE

    Type

    V-6

    V-8

    Manufacturing Location

    Cologne , Germany

    Romeo, Michigan

    Configuration

    Cast iron block and aluminum heads

    Cast iron block and aluminum heads

    Intake Manifold

    Composite, shell welded

    with internal runner pack

    Composite shell-welded single runner, charge motion control valves

    Exhaust Manifold

    Cast iron

    Cast iron

    Crankshaft

    Cast iron

    Cast iron

    Redline

    6,000 rpm

    6,250 rpm

    Idle Speed in Drive

    625 rpm

    635 rpm

    Throttle Body

    65 mm

    75 mm

    Valvetrain

    SOHC, 2 valves per cylinder

    SOHC, 3 valves per cylinder,

    variable camshaft timing

    Valve Diameter

    Intake: 46.0 mm

    Exhaust: 39.0 mm

    Intake: 33.8 mm

    Exhaust: 37.5 mm

    Pistons

    Hypereutectic aluminum

    Hypereutectic aluminum

    Connecting Rods

    Forged steel

    Cracked powdered metal with floating wristpins

    Ignition

    Distributorless with coil pack

    Coil on plug, high-thread-insert spark plugs

    Bore x stroke

    3.95 x 3.32 in. / 100.4 x 84.4 mm

    3.55 x 3.54 in. / 90.2 x 90.0 mm

    Displacement

    245 cu. in. / 4,009 cc

    281 cu. in. / 4,606 cc

    Compression ratio

    9.7:1

    9.8:1

    Horsepower

    210 @ 5,100 rpm

    292 @ 5,750 rpm

    Horsepower per liter

    52.5

    63.5

    Torque

    254 lb.-ft. @ 3,700 rpm

    300 lb.-ft. @ 3,950 rpm

    Recommended fuel

    87 Octane

    87 Octane

    Fuel capacity

    22.5 Gallons

    22.5 Gallons

    Fuel Injection

    Sequential multi-port fuel injection

    Sequential multi-port fuel injection

    Emission Control

    Closed loop with catalyst

    Closed loop with catalyst

    Emissions (tailpipe/evaporation)

    Federal standards

    California standards

    Tier II, Bin 4/LEV2

    Tier II, Bin 4/LEV2

    Interim Tier II, Bin 5/Tier 2

    ULEV2/LEV2

    Oil Capacity

    5 quarts with filter

    6 quarts with filter

    Recommended Oil

    GF-4, 5W-30

    GF-4, 5W-20

    Coolant Capacity

    12.5 quarts

    12.7 quarts

    DRIVETRAIN

    Layout

    Rear- or four-wheel drive (active torque-on-demand 4×4 system)

    Rear- or four-wheel drive (active torque-on-demand 4×4 system)

    TRANSMISSION

    Standard

    5-speed automatic overdrive

    6-speed automatic overdrive

    Gear Ratios

     

     

      1 st

    3.22:1

    4.17:1

      2 nd

    2.29:1

    2.34:1

      3 rd

    1.54:1

    1.52:1

      4 th

    1.00:1

    1.14:1

      5 th

    0.71:1

    0.86:1

      6 th

    N/A

    0.69:1

      REV

    3.07:1

    3.40:1

      Final Drive

    0.71:1

    0.69:1

    REAR AXLE RATIO

      Standard

    3.73

    3.55

      Optional

    NA

    NA

    SUSPENSION

    Front

    Independent short- and long-arms (SLA) design with coil-over shocks; 1.34″ (32 mm) stabilizer bar

    Rear

    Independent Trailing Blade short- and long-arm (SLA) design with coil-over shocks; 0.77″ (25 mm) stabilizer bar

    STEERING

    Type

    Low-friction rack-and-pinion with power assist

    Steering column

    Tilt

    Ratio

    18.9:1

    Turning circle curb-to-curb

    36.8 ft.

    BRAKES

    Type

    Four-wheel power disc brakes with standard 4-sensor, 4-channel antilock braking system (ABS) and AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control)

    Front

    305 x 30 mm ventilated

    Swept area

    780 cm²

    Rear

    301 x 12 mm solid

    Swept area

    608 cm²

    Power assist

    Vacuum with ABS

     

     

    FUEL ECONOMY (city/hwy)

    4×2 4.0-liter V-6 5-speed automatic

    2008 MY figures N/A

    4×2 4.6-liter V-8 6-speed automatic

    2008 MY figures N/A

     

     

    4×4 4.0-liter V-6 5-speed automatic

    2008 MY figures N/A

    4×4 4.6-liter  V-8 6-speed automatic

    2008 MY figures N/A

     

     

    TIRES AND WHEELS

     

    P235/70R16 A/S OWL tires/ 16 x 7.0 inch painted cast-aluminum wheels

    P245/65R17 A/S OWL tires/17x 7.5 inch painted cast-aluminum wheels

    P235/65R18 A/S OWL tires/ 18 x 7.5 inch machined aluminum wheels

    P235/65R18 A/S OWL tires/ 18 x 7.5 inch chrome-clad aluminum wheels

    Recommended tire pressure (front/rear)

    35 psi / 35 psi (16-inch wheels)

    35 psi / 35 psi (17-inch wheels)

    32 psi / 32 psi (18-inch wheels)

     

     

     

     

       DIMENSIONS (inches unless otherwise noted)

    EXTERIOR

    Wheelbase

    130.5

    Vehicle length

    210.2

    Vehicle width (excluding mirrors)

    73.7

    Vehicle height with options

    72.5

    Track, front/rear

    60.8/61.8

    Minimum Running Ground Clearance

     8.5

    Approach angle

    28.7o

    Departure angle

    17.2o

    Ramp breakover angle

    17.2o

    Cargo box length at floor

    49.6

    Cargo box width at floor (Maximum)

    61.4

    Cargo box height

    21.2

    INTERIOR

    Seating capacity

    5 passenger

    Headroom

      Front row

    39.8

      Second row

    38.5

    Legroom

      Front row

    42.4

      Second row

    36.9

    Shoulder room

      Front row

    59.0

      Second row

    58.9

    Hip room

      Front row

    55.4

      Second row

    55.5

     

     

       WEIGHTS AND CAPACITIES (pounds unless otherwise noted)

    Maximum towing capacity (when properly equipped)

    V-6

    V-8

      4X2

    5,260

    7,160

      4X4

    5,090

    7,000

     

     

     

    Maximum payload

     

     

      4X2

    1,450

    1,430

      4X4

    1,420

    1,450

    Base curb weight

      4X2

    4,579

    4,670

      4X4

    4,740

    4,830

    Weight distribution (f/r)

    4×2: 55/45

    4×4: 56/44

    4×2: 56/44

    4×4: 56/44

     

     

     

       MAJOR STANDARD EQUIPMENT

    XLT

    Battery saver; AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control); Tire Pressure Monitoring System; Safety Canopy®, Front-seat side air bags; Leather wrapped steering wheel; Steering column lock/ignition security and column tilt; BeltMinder™; SecuriLock® engine immobilizer-anti-theft system; LATCH (Lower Anchor and Tethers for Children) system on rear outboard seat locations; Security approach lamps; Manual CFC-free air conditioning with rotary controls;  AM/FM audio system with single CD, MP3 player; Cruise control; Power door locks with remote entry key fobs; Message center with 2-line display and outside temperature and compass; Speed-sensitive front intermittent wipers; Power windows with driver-side one-touch-down control; Dual power side mirrors with black caps; Fog lamps; Black bodyside cladding and wheel lip moldings; Chrome-finished grille; 16-inch cast aluminum wheels; Powerpoints in the first and second rows and cargo area; Driver and front-row passenger vanity mirrors; 3.73 non-limited slip rear axle, standard with 4.0-liter engine; 3.55 non-limited slip rear axle standard with 4.6-liter engine; Privacy glass; Black roof rails; Class II trailer towing hitch, cargo bed storage compartments and tie downs

    Limited adds

    Automatic headlamps; Monochromatic exterior; 18-in machined Aluminum wheels with P235/65R18 A/S tires; Silver step bars; Silver roof side rails with black end caps; 6-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, High-series floor console, Leather shift knob

    OPTIONS

    Interior

    Audiophile AM/FM audio system with six-CD, MP3 player and powered subwoofer; SIRIUS® Satellite Radio; Two-tone leather-trimmed seats (Limited only); 10-way power-adjustable drivers seat (Limited only); Overhead console; Heated first- row seats (Limited only); Adjustable pedals; Power moonroof; Auto-dimming rearview mirror; Dual-Zone automatic temperature control (Limited only); Secondary steering wheel-mounted audio controls (Limited only)

    Exterior

    Trailer tow prep package/Class III/IV; Bed extender; Roof rail crossbars; Heated windshield; Hard tonneau cover, Illuminated door entry keypad

       OTHER

    Exterior color

    Stone Green Clearcoat Metallic; Vapor Silver Clearcoat Metallic; White Suede Tri-Coat; Dark Blue Pearl Clearcoat Metallic; Silver Birch Clearcoat Metallic; Black Clearcoar; Redfire Clearcoat Metallic; Dark Cherry Metallic (Limited only)

    Interior trim

    Camel; Light Stone; Dark Charcoal

       WARRANTY INFORMATION

    Warranty

    3-year, 36,000-mile bumper-to-bumper

     

    5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain limited warranty and roadside assistance

     

     

    Specifications subject to change.