What is the MPG of the 2021 Ford Explorer?

What is the MPG of the 2021 Ford Explorer?

The 2021 Ford Explorer is a full-size, three-row SUV with decent fuel-efficiency. For the modern Ford family near Wayne, MI, the new Ford Explorer gets a fuel economy rating of an EPA-estimated 27 city and 29 highway mpg with standard trims. There are quite a few trim levels available with the 2021 Ford Explorer as well, including the base Explorer, XLT, Limited, Timberline, ST, King Ranch® and Platinum.

With a consistent 17.9-gallon fuel tank capacity with XLT, Limited and Timberline, or up to 20.2 gallons with ST and Platinum, you can expect a higher driving range—including a maximum of up to around 483.3 city miles and 519.1 highway miles with the base trim—and a more stress-free experience overall with this full-size Ford SUV. Discover more when you visit Jack Demmer Ford of Wayne, MI, or schedule a test drive in the new 2021 Ford Explorer today.

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2021 Ford Explorer Gas Mileage by trim level

As a full-size, three-row SUV, the all-new 2021 Ford Explorer offers more than excellent space and comfort for the modern Ford family near Wayne, MI. The new Ford Explorer has an impressive standard fuel economy rating—customers can expect a fuel-efficiency of up to an EPA-estimated 27 city and 29 highway mpg with the base-level Explorer trim. This base trim level is powered by the standard 2.3L EcoBoost® engine with either rear-wheel drive or the optional Intelligent 4WD system.

That said, the 2021 Ford Explorer XLT and Limited trim levels get an EPA-estimated 21 city and 28 highway mpg rating due to the 2.3L EcoBoost® and rear-wheel drive, while the Timberline gets an EPA-estimated 18 city and 25 highway mpg with the 2.3L EcoBoost® engine and Intelligent 4WD. The ST and Platinum trims achieve an EPA-estimated 18 city and 24 highway mpg rating with the 3.0L EcoBoost® and Intelligent 4WD; and the King Ranch gets an EPA-estimated 18 city and 26 highway mpg due to the 3.0L EcoBoost® and rear-wheel drive.

  • EPA-estimated 27 city and 29 highway mpg with Explorer
  • EPA-estimated 21 city and 28 highway mpg with XLT and Limited
  • EPA-estimated 18 city and 25 highway mpg with Timberline
  • EPA-estimated 18 city and 24 highway mpg with ST and Platinum
  • EPA-estimated 18 city and 26 highway mpg with King Ranch®
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2021 Ford Explorer Fuel Tank Capacity

In addition to the standard fuel-efficiency, the all-new 2021 Ford Explorer offers a larger fuel tank as a full-size, three-row SUV. Ford drivers and shoppers near the Wayne, MI, area can expect a fuel-tank capacity of up to 17.9 gallons with the XLT, Limited and Timberline due to the 2.3L EcoBoost®. The ST and Platinum models, which come with the 3.0L EcoBoost® engine and standard Intelligent 4WD, have a standard 20.2-gallon fuel tank. Considering the fuel economy rating reaching up to an EPA-estimated 27 city and 29 highway mpg with the base Explorer trim, the 2021 Ford Explorer is prepared to deliver more mileage for the modern Ford family seeking adventure.

  • Fuel tank capacity of 17.9 gallons with Explorer, XLT, Limited and Timberline
  • Fuel tank capacity of 20.2 gallons with ST, Platinum and King Ranch®

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2021 Ford Explorer Driving Range

With a remarkable maximum driving range, the all-new 2021 Ford Explorer makes a great choice for the family looking to take their next adventure. Ford drivers and shoppers near Wayne, MI, can expect the base trim level’s EPA-estimated 27 city and 29 highway mpg rating to deliver around 483.3 city miles and around 519.1 highway miles with the 17.9-gallon gas tank. The XLT and Limited get an EPA-estimated 21 city and 28 highway mpg with the same 17.9-gallon fuel tank for around 375.9 city miles and around 501.2 highway miles.

With the Timberline’s 18 city and 25 highway mpg rating and 17.9-gallon fuel tank, the Ford SUV gets around 322.2 city miles and around 447.5 highway miles. The ST and Platinum offer a larger 20.2-gallon fuel tank, so when paired with the EPA-estimated 18 city and 24 highway mpg rating, the 2021 Ford Explorer can achieve around 363.6 city miles and around 484.8 highway miles, respectively.

  • Driving range of around 483.3 city miles and around 519.1 highway miles with Explorer
  • Driving range of around 375.9 city miles and around 501.2 highway miles with XLT and Limited
  • Driving range of around 322.2 city miles and around 447.5 highway miles with Timberline
  • Driving range of around 363.6 city miles and around 484.8 highway miles with ST and Platinum
  • Driving range of around 363.6 city miles and around 525.2 highway miles with King Ranch®
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Why Buy From Jack Demmer Ford in Wayne, MI?

Jack Demmer Ford of Wayne, MI, is a valued new and used Ford dealer serving the surrounding communities. We aim to provide efficient auto services, high-quality car care and the best prices around! Ford drivers and shoppers near the Wayne, MI, area can check out our extensive New Ford Inventory for access to the latest Ford trucks, sedans and SUVs, including the fuel-efficient 2021 Ford Explorer. With hassle-free financing and leasing services at the Finance Center as well as reliable repair services and routine maintenance at the Service Center, Jack Demmer Ford is prepared to meet your needs—and provide you with products and services you can afford. Schedule an appointment today, or visit Jack Demmer Ford in Wayne, MI, today to get started.

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