2021 Ford Explorer vs. Expedition | Overland Park, KS

If you’re in the market for a new SUV, the 2021 Ford Expedition and Explorer are two options that deliver impressive possibilities. To help make your research a bit easier, the team at Bob Allen Ford compared the 2021 Explorer vs. the 2021 Expedition and brought you the results in the following guide. Keep reading to learn more, then shop the new inventory at Bob Allen Ford in Overland Park, KS, to find the SUV that’s right for you.

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2021 Ford Explorer vs. Expedition

Explorer vs. ExpeditionPerformance & Towing Capabilities

One of the key differences between the 2021 Explorer and 2021 Expedition is their performance options. The Explorer provides four engine options while the Expedition provides best-in-class towing power. Both models pair their engines with a ten-speed automatic transmission with SelectShift® capability. Every Expedition and Explorer can be equipped with intelligent four-wheel drive (4WD), which the Explorer ST and Platinum trims make standard.

2021 Ford Explorer Specs

The Explorer is available with four engine options — including two versions of the 3.0L EcoBoost® V6 and a hybrid powertrain.

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2.3L EcoBoost I4

Horsepower
300 HP
Torque
310 lb.-ft.
MPG (city/hwy)21/28
Max. Towing
5,300 lbs.

3.3L Hybrid V6

Horsepower
318 HP
Torque
322 lb.-ft.
MPG (city/hwy)27/28
Max. Towing
5,000

3.0L EcoBoost V6 (Platinum trim)

Horsepower
365 HP
Torque
380 lb.-ft.
MPG (city/hwy)18/24
Max. Towing
5,600

3.0L EcoBoost V6 (ST trim)

Horsepower
400 HP
Torque
415 lb.-ft.
MPG (city/hwy)18/24
Max. Towing
5,600

2021 Ford Expedition Specs

The Expedition features a standard and Platinum trim version of the twin-turbocharged 3.5L EcoBoost V6

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3.5L EcoBoost V6

Horsepower
375 HP
Torque
470 lb.-ft
MPG (city/hwy)17/23
Max. Towing
9,300 lbs.

3.5L EcoBoost V6 (Platinum trim)

Horsepower
400 HP
Torque
480 lb.-ft
MPG (city/hwy)17/23
Max. Towing
9,300 lbs.
2021 Explorer Exterior Side by Side in City

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