2012 Ford Explorer
#19 of 2012 SUVs
#27 of all 2012 vehicles
The Explorer, part of Ford's lineup since 1991, is a three-row midsize SUV with seating up to 7. The Explorer has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2017. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily bypass mud and snow. Having more than average horsepower for its class, the Explorer packs some oomph. Ford offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2012 Ford Explorer has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0383% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.3695%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0383% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.3695% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2012 Ford Explorer is 20% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2012 Ford Explorer is 9% less likely to result in a fatal accident.