Ford Explorer 2 generation SUV 5-bit. 4.9 AT 4×4 (1997–1999)

Car model: Ford Title: Ford Model: Explorer Generation: 2nd generation SUV 5-doors. Modification: 4.9 AT 4×4 Year of issue: 1997–1999

Main characteristics


Permitted mass of the train (kg)4990
Maximum amount of luggage (l)2294
The minimum amount of luggage (l)1232
Front wheel track (mm)1494
Wheelbase (mm)2832
Height (mm)1697
Width (mm)1783
Rear wheel track (mm)1486
Ground clearance (mm)200
Load capacity (kg)516
Permissible gross weight (kg)2558
Curb Weight (kg)2042
Length (mm)4788


Bore (mm)101.6
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)76.2
Maximum torque (N • m)380
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)3500
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)4500
Intake typeDistributed injection
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)215
Engine capacity (cm3)4942
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFour
Drive unitFull

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDisk drives
Front brakesVentilated discs
Rear suspensionDependent, bridge on springs
Front suspensionIndependent torsion bar, double wishbone with stabilizer

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km)18.9
Fuel tank capacity (l)79
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km)18
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km)25
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)10.1
Maximum speed (km / h)188
Recommended fuelAI-92


Turning diameter (m)11.4
Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim width7.07.0
Rim diameter1515
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1515
Tire height7070
Tire width225225