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Zip Code: 20146
2003 Highlander
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2015 Ford Explorer
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CarsDirect Price
N/A $28,245
Fuel Economy City
19.0 mpg 17.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
24.0 mpg 24.0 mpg
Transmission
4-spd auto 6-spd SelectShift w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000
Seating Capacity
5 occupants
7 occupants
Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan AM/FM, seek-scan
MP3 Player
N/A MP3 decoder
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls with steering wheel controls
Cup Holder
front and rear front and rear
1-Touch Open
driver driver
Air Filter
air filter air filter
Antenna
fixed integrated roof
Auxiliary Visors
dual N/A
Cargo Concealed Storage
cargo concealed storage N/A
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
cargo tie downs cargo tie downs
Clock
in-dash in-dash
Dome Light
fade fade
Door Bins
dual dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest
Exterior Temperature
N/A exterior temperature
Floor Console
full full
Front Air Conditioning
manual manual
Front Windows
power power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent variable intermittent
Glove Box
locking locking
Instrument Display
analog analog
Instrument Panel Storage
covered bin N/A
Lighter Elements
front N/A
Overhead Console
mini with storage full with storage
Power Outlets
3 4
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
power power
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
N/A radio steering wheel controls
Reading Lights
front front & rear
Rear Air Conditioning
N/A rear air with separate controls
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks rear child safety door locks
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Door Bins
rear door bins rear door bins
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts underseat ducts
Rear Heated Wipers
N/A wiper park
Rear Heater
N/A auxiliary rear heater
Rear Windows
power power
Rear Windshield Wiper
fixed interval fixed interval
Rearview Mirror
day-night day-night
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical N/A
Remote Keyless Entry
N/A keyfob (all doors)
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power retained accessory power
Seatback Storage
2 2
Smokers Package
ashtray N/A
Speakers
6 6
Speed Sensitve Wipers
N/A speed sensitive wipers
Steering Wheel
tilt telescopic tilt
Sun Visor Strip
sun visor strip sun visor strip
Systems Monitor
N/A systems monitor
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light deep
Trip Computer
N/A trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk Lid Trim
plastic plastic
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge
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Seating Capacity
5 occupants
7 occupants
Seat Trim
cloth cloth
Rear Seats
60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
Front Armrests
driver and passenger center
Front Seat Type
bucket bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
8-way 8-way (6-way power)
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 4-way
Rear Headrests
adjustable fixed
Rear Armrests
center N/A
Third Row Seats
N/A 50-50 split-bench
Door Trim
cloth cloth
Headliner
full cloth full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet
Floor Mats
N/A carpeted front & rear
Dashboard Insert
metal-look metal-look
Gear Shift Knob Trim
N/A leatherette
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
163 @ 4000 270 @ 1750
Horsepower
155 @ 5600 240 @ 5500
Engine
2.4L I-4 155 HP 3.5L V-6 290 HP
Transmission
4-spd auto 6-spd SelectShift w/OD
Fuel Tank
19.8 gal. 18.6 gal.
Range
421 miles 375 miles
Drive Type
full-time all wheel front-wheel
Alternator
N/A 175 amp
Axle Ratio
3.48 3.39
Battery
N/A 650 amp with run down protection
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
Locking Hub Control
permanent N/A
Traction Control
N/A ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
N/A AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control
Wheels
16.0 " silver styled steel 18.0 " painted aluminum
Front Suspension
strut strut
Rear Suspension
strut independent multi-link
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil coil
Front Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil coil
Rear Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion rack & pinion
Vented Disc Brakes
front front and rear
Front Tires
P225/70SR16.0BSW AS P245/60HR18.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
full-size steel compact steel
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Door Count
4 doors 4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
81.4 cu.ft. 80.7 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
71.9 " 78.9 "
Front Headroom
40.0 " 41.4 "
Rear Legroom
36.4 " 39.8 "
Curb Weight
3,715 lbs. 4,432 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.34 N/A
Exterior Height
66.1 " 70.4 "
Exterior Length
184.4 " 197.1 "
Front Gross Axle Weight Rating
N/A 3,080 lbs.
Front Hiproom
55.1 " 57.3 "
Front Legroom
40.7 " 40.6 "
Front Shoulder Room
57.9 " 61.3 "
Front Tread
62 " 67 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
4,985 lbs. 6,160 lbs.
Interior Cargo Volume
38.5 cu.ft. 21.0 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
81.4 cu.ft. 43.8 cu.ft.
Max Trailer Tongue Weight
N/A 6,880 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
3,000 lbs. 2,000 lbs.
Passenger Volume
106 cu.ft. 152 cu.ft.
Payload
1,270 lbs. N/A
Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating
N/A 3,300 lbs.
Rear Headroom
39.8 " 40.5 "
Rear Hiproom
54.9 " 56.7 "
Rear Shoulder Room
57.0 " 61.0 "
Rear Tread
61 " 67 "
Third Row Headroom
N/A 37.8 "
Third Row Hiproom
N/A 40.7 "
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A 50.8 "
Turning Radius
18.7 ' 19.6 '
Wheelbase
107 " 113 "
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Rear Spoiler
N/A lip
Bumpers
body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
body-colored gray
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote convex spotter
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored N/A
Bodyside Cladding
N/A black
Rear Bumper
1 rear tow hook(s) N/A
Rear Step Bumper
rear step bumper N/A
Wheel Well
N/A black
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Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
N/A panic alarm
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver
Passenger
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light
Driver Side Impact Airbags
N/A seat mounted
Ignition Disable
N/A SecuriLock
Knee Airbag
N/A passenger
Occupancy Sensor
N/A occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
N/A Safety Canopy System
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
N/A seat mounted
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front front
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams side impact beams
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Accessories Months/Miles
12/unlimited 36/36,000
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited 60/unlimited
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000 60/60,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
N/A 60/60,000
Invoice
$22,497 $28,841
MSRP
$25,280 $31,495
CarsDirect Price
N/A $28,245
Cash Rebates
N/A $2,500
Est. Monthly Payments
N/A $462
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$76 $71