Exterior

Wheelbase 112.60 in.
Overall Length 197.10 in.
Overall Height 70.40 in.
Track Front 67.00 in.
Track Rear 67.00 in.
Ground Clearance 7.60 in.
Curb Weight-automatic 4557 lbs

Interior

Standard Seating 7
Front Headroom 41.40 in.
Front Legroom 43.10 in.
Front Shoulder Room 61.30 in.
Front Hip Room 57.30 in.
Rear Legroom 39.80 in.
Rear Shoulder Room 61.00 in.
Rear Hip Room 56.70 in.
Cargo Volume 21.00 cu.ft.
Passenger Volume 151.70 cu.ft.

Transmission

Transmission-short 6A
Transmission-long 6-Speed Automatic

Suspension

Front Spring Type Coil
Front Suspension Ind
Rear Spring Type Coil
Rear Suspension Ind

Wheels

Alloy Wheels Std.
Wheelbase 112.60 in.

Tires

Tires P245/60R18
Turning Diameter 39.20 in.
NHTSA Recall Number:  15V464000
Recall Date:  24 July 2015

SUMMARY
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2015 Ford Taurus, Ford Flex, and Lincoln MKS vehicles manufactured May 4, 2015, to May 23, 2015, Lincoln MKT vehicles manufactured May 4, 2015, to May 21, 2015, and 2015-2016 Ford Explorer vehicles manufactured May 4, 2015, to May 23, 2015. The affected vehicles have a parking brake that may not fully engage when applied. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 135, "Light Vehicle Brake Systems."

CONSEQUENCE
If the parking brake does not fully engage and the transmission is left in a gear other than 'Park' while on a slope, the vehicle may roll away, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY
If the parking brake does not fully engage and the transmission is left in a gear other than 'Park' while on a slope, the vehicle may roll away, increasing the risk of a crash.

MANUFACTURER NOTES
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

NHTSA Recall Number:  16V245000
Recall Date:  26 April 2016

SUMMARY
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Ford Explorer vehicles manufactured January 17, 2014 to May 31, 2014. The affected vehicles may have improperly welded rear suspension toe links that may fracture.

CONSEQUENCE
A fracture of the rear suspension toe link may result in a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY
A fracture of the rear suspension toe link may result in a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.

MANUFACTURER NOTES
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

Cost

Below market Market average Above market
$18,129 $20,644 $23,159