Ford Explorer Sport, 2013 MY

The Explorer Sport is a four wheel drive suv/sports utility vehicle motor car with a front mounted engine, produced by Ford. Power is supplied by a double overhead camshaft, 3.5 litre turbocharged 6 cylinder motor, with 4 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 365 bhp (370 PS/272 kW) at 5500 rpm and 475 N·m (350 lb·ft/48.4 kgm) at 3500 rpm respectively. This power is delivered to the wheels via a 6 speed automatic transmission. Its quoted weight at the kerb is 2232 kg.

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Key facts

Ford Explorer Sport, 2013 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door suv/sports utility vehicle with 6/7 seats
How long?
5006 mm
How heavy?
2232 kg
What size engine?
3.5 litre, 3496 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
370 PS / 365 bhp / 272 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
475 Nm / 350 ft.lb / 48.4 kgm @ 3500 rpm

Ford Explorer models

5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FF 6A 3496 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW 2057 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FF 6A 1999 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 2018 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FA 6A 3496 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW 2131 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FF 6A 1999 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW

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2013 Ford Explorer Sport data
bodywork
Body type6/7 seater suv/sports utility vehicle
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2860 mm 112.6 inches
Track/tread (front) 1702 mm 67 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1702 mm 67 inches
Length 5006 mm 197.1 inches
Width
Height 1803 mm 71 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.75
Kerb weight 2232 kg 4921 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70.5 litres 15.5 UK Gal 18.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 3.5 litre
3496 cc
(213.339 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 92.5 × 86.7 mm
3.64 × 3.41 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.07
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 370 PS (365 bhp) (272 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output 104.4 bhp/litre
1.71 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 475 Nm (350 ft·lb) (48.4 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque 135.87 Nm/litre
1.64 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1707.4 kPa (247.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 582.67 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 165.8 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
121.94 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
163.53 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.2 kg/kW
13.7 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels four wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.700
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front P255/50 R 20
Tyres rear P255/50 R 20
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.74
Final drive ratio 3.16
general
Carfolio.com ID322762
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 31.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2013 Ford Explorer Sport added 2013-03-19.
Last modified 2013-03-19.