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2001 Explorer Sport Base Sport Utility Specs

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2001 Explorer Sport Base Sport Utility Specs

Section Opened 2001 Explorer Sport Base Sport Utility Performance Hide
4,011 cc 4 liters V 6 engine with 100.4 mm bore, 84.4 mm stroke, 9.7 compression ratio, overhead cam and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 18 and country/highway (mpg): 22
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 22 and EPA city (mpg): 18
Multi-point injection fuel system
17.5 gallon main unleaded fuel tank
Power: 153 kW , 205 HP SAE @ 5,000 rpm; 240 ft lb , 325 Nm @ 4,000 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
3.73:1 axle ratio
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Immobilizer
Fullsize steel rim under body spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and torsion springs , beam rear suspension rigid with stabilizer bar and leaf springs
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Body side molding
Body color front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger power black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 180.4, overall width (inches): 70.2, overall height (inches): 68.2, ground clearance (inches): 6.7, wheelbase (inches): 101.8, front track (inches): 58.5, rear track (inches): 58.5 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 34.7
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Heat reflective glass
Opening rear ¼ windows
Two-tone metallic paint , two-tone gloss paint , two-tone black paint
Swing-out rear window with defogger and intermittent
Roof rails
Rear platform step
Tinted glass on cabin , privacy tinted glass on rear , privacy tinted glass on side
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 4,760, curb weight (lbs) 3,754, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 3,080 and max payload (lbs) 1,006
Windshield wipers with automatic intermittent wipe
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Air conditioning
Fixed mast antenna
Front ashtray
Audio system with CD player and cassette
Cargo capacity: rear seat down (cu ft): 71.4 and all seats in place (cu ft): 35.5
Front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Full dashboard console with open storage box , partial floor console with open storage box
Courtesy lights
Front seats and rear seats cup holders
Door ajar warning
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Driver and passenger front airbag
Bucket driver and passenger seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat
Front seat center armrest
Glove compartment
Two head restraints on front seats , two height adjustable head restraints on rear seats
Illuminated entry system
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.4, rear headroom (inches): 39.1, front hip room (inches): 51.9, rear hip room (inches): 43.6, front leg room (inches): 42.4, rear leg room (inches): 36.6, front shoulder room (inches): 56.7 and rear shoulder room (inches): 58
Internal button power locks
Power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch
Front and rear reading lights
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side and passenger side
Two symmetrical split bench front facing rear seats
Rear view mirror
Front seat back storage
Seating: four seats
Upgraded cloth/velour seat upholstery
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel
Tachometer
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system
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