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 cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Eight
Piston stroke (mm) 76.2
Maximum torque (N • m) 380
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 3500
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 4500
Intake type Distributed injection
Engine configuration V-shaped
Engine power (hp) 215
Engine capacity (cm3) 4942
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps Four
Drive unit Full
Transmission Machine

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Disk drives
Front brakes Ventilated discs
Rear suspension Dependent, bridge on springs
Front suspension Independent 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 fuel AI-92


Turning diameter (m) 11.4
Power steering Power steering

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim width 7.0 7.0
Rim diameter 15 15
Number of mounting holes Five Five
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 15 15
Tire height 70 70
Tire width 225 225