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2007 Ford Explorer 4X2 Review and Pictures

2007 Ford Explorer 4X2 is a sports utility with seating capacity of seven passengers. It has four doors.

MSRP: US$25,370-US$33,070
Invoice: US$24,030-US$31,114

What is New for 2007?
Minor equipment changes for 2007 include input jack for MP3 players, heated windshield, navigation system, power retractable running boards, and larger screen for rear entertainment system.

2007 Ford Explorer 4X2 picture (front view)

2007 Ford Explorer 4X2 picture (side view)

2007 Ford Explorer 4X2 comes across as an impressive vehicle capable of being used as a family car and for towing huge loads. It proves to be a traditional SUV.

Body Styles, Trim Levels, and Options
2007 Ford Explorer 4X2 is available in six trims ranging from XLT 4.0L to Limited 4.6L. Options include Sirius satellite radio, sunroof, DVD entertainment system, dual-zone automatic climate control, steering-wheel-mounted controls, power adjustable driver seat, and leather upholstery.

Powertrains and Performance
2007 Ford Explorer 4X2 offers standard 210hp 4.0-liter V6 engine with 254 lb-ft of torque and 292hp 4.6-liter V8 engine with 300 lb-ft of torque. Transmission can be five-speed or six-speed automatic.

Interior Design and Special Features
Reclining chairs with center storage console, gear selector and sharp steering with two-tone color schemes offer improved interiors although quality of material requires improvement.

Safety Features
Safety features include stability control system, four-wheel antilock disc brakes, tire-pressure monitoring system, front seat-mounted side airbags, and optional side curtain airbags.

Driving Impressions
Rear independent suspension, responsive steering, and strong brakes offer a smooth ride on 2007 Ford Explorer 4X2.

Spacious and quiet interiors, simple layout, and excellent ride

Weaker engines, poor quality of interior materials

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