2018 Ford Explorer
#25 of 2018 SUVs
#45 of all 2018 vehicles
The Explorer, part of Ford's lineup since 1991, is a three-row midsize SUV with seating up to 7. Having more than average horsepower for its class, the Explorer packs some oomph. Strong on technology, it has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2017. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it bypasses mud and snow with ease. 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 2018 Ford Explorer has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0403% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.6062%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0403% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.6062% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2018 Ford Explorer is 13% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2018 Ford Explorer is 1% less likely to result in a fatal accident.0