Used 2013 Ford Explorer SUV Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2013 Ford Explorer SUV

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 Pros Sporty yet elegant styling appeals to anyone.

 Pros Cabin is quieter than most luxury vehicles.

 Pros Light underbody decreases weight to improve handling and fuel-economy.

 Pros Decent acceleration and towing capacity for a V6 engine.

 Pros An abundance of cargo space is available.

 Pros Second and third row seats easily fold flat to the floor.

 Pros Four-wheel drive includes a four-mode system to electrically optimize traction based on driving conditions.

 Pros Best possible rating on crash tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

 Pros Rich-looking cabin offers a luxurious feel.

 Pros Driving position is ideal for most drivers.

 Pros Suspension offers a smooth ride, regardless of speed or terrain.

 Cons It is hard to find fault with a sport utility vehicle that has become an American icon like picnics with hot apple pie and red-checkered tablecloths. Still, in all fairness, there are a few things that won’t satisfy all drivers.

 Cons There is no V8 option available. Although the V6 offers ample acceleration and towing power, some SUV drivers simply feel more confident with a V8.

 Cons High dash and roof pillars make the vehicle feel a little bigger than it is, when behind the wheel.

 Cons Third row seat is cramped for adults.