2011 Explorer Specifications




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    TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

    2011 Ford Explorer Technical Specifications

     

    3.5L
    DOHC V6 Ti-VCT

    BODY

    Construction

    Unitized steel body

    Final assembly location

    Chicago Assembly Plant

    POWERTRAIN AND CHASSIS

    ENGINE

    Type

    3.5-liter DOHC Ti-VCT V6

    Manufacturing location

    Lima Engine Plant, Lima, Ohio

    Configuration

    Aluminum block and head

    Valvetrain

    DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder

    Bore x stroke

    92.5 x 86.7 mm

    Displacement

    3,497 cc

    Compression ratio

    10.8:1

    Horsepower

    290 @ 6500 rpm

    Torque

    255 lb.-ft. @ 4,000 rpm

    Fuel capacity

    18.6 gallons

    Fuel injection

    Sequential multiport electronic

    Oil capacity

    6.0 quarts with filter

    Coolant capacity

    12.7 quarts, non-tow package

    13.5 quarts, with tow package

    Emission control

    Three-way catalyst (TWC)

    Federal emissions
    (tailpipe/evaporation)

    Tier 2 Bin 5

    California emissions states
    (tailpipe/evaporation)

    ULEV II

    DRIVETRAIN

    Layout

    Front-wheel drive or 4WD

    TRANSMISSION

    Standard

    Six-speed automatic

    Gear ratios

    1st

    4.484

    2nd

    2.872

    3rd

    1.842

    4th

    1.414

    5th

    1.000

    6th

    0.742

    Reverse

    -2.882

    Final drive

    3.16 FWD and 3.39 4WD

     

    SUSPENSION

    Front

    Short/long arm, independent with
    32mm stabilizer bar

    Rear

    SR1 independent multi-link with
    coil-over shock absorbers

    STEERING

    Type

    Electric power-assisted steering
    (EPAS) rack-and-pinion

    Ratio

    15.75 to 1

    Turns, lock- to-lock

    2.8 turns

    BRAKES

    Type

    Standard 4-wheel ABS (four-channel)

    Front

    Disc

    Rear

    Disc

    TIRES AND WHEELS

    Base

    17-inch steel with wheel covers,
    P245/65R17 BSW

    XLT

    18-inch painted aluminum,
    P245/60R18 BSW

    Limited

    20-inch painted aluminum,
    P255/50R20 BSW

    XLT & Limited

    20-inch polished aluminum,
    P255/50R20 BSW

    DIMENSIONS (inches unless otherwise noted

    EXTERIOR

    Wheelbase

    112.6

    Length

    197.1

    Width including mirrors

    90.2

    Height without options

    70.4 FWD, 71.0 4WD

    Track, front/rear

    67.0

    INTERIOR

    Seating capacity

    Six-Seven

    First row headroom

    41.4 FWD/39.1 4WD

    First row legroom

    40.6

    First row shoulder room

    61.3

    First row hip room

    57.3

    Second row headroom

    40.5 FWD/38.3 4WD

    Second row legroom

    39.8

    Second row shoulder room

    61.0

    Second row hip room

    56.7

    Third row headroom

    37.8

    Third row Legroom

    33.2

    Third row shoulder room

    50.8

    Third row hip room

    40.7

    WEIGHTS AND CAPACITIES

    Curb weight (pounds)

    4,509 FWD/4,695 4WD

    Total passenger volume (cu. ft.)

    151.7

    Cargo volume (cu. ft.) behind first
    row

    80.7

    Maximum towing capacity (properly equipped)

    5,000 lbs.

    All specifications subject to
    change