2018 Toyota 4Runner vs 2018 Ford Explorer

The 2018 Toyota 4Runner vs 2018 Ford Explorer comparison is designed to put these SUV models to the test. We will be comparing the various features of these vehicles so that shoppers can see what they like in a vehicle and can make a better car buying decision. Let's start by looking at some of the features of the 2018 Toyota 4Runner. 

The 2018 Toyota 4Runner is built for the great outdoors. That is why it comes standard with a 4-liter V6 engine that delivers 270 horsepower and 278 pound-feet of torque. This is the power that drives the 4Runner and shoppers like to see what it can do on their test drive. Now that you know a little more about the 2018 Toyota 4Runner, let's compare it to the 2018 Ford Explorer. 

2018 Toyota 4Runner vs 2018 Ford Explorer

2018 Toyota 4Runner


2018 Ford Explorer

5,000 pounds Towing Capacity 2,000 pounds
Standard Leather Steering Wheel Not Available
8 Speakers 6
Standard Skid Plates Not Available

Key Features of the 2018 Toyota 4Runner 

As you can see, the 2018 Toyota 4Runner has the advantage over the 2018 Ford Explorer in a variety of categories. The 4Runner has the superior towing capabilities as well as many other features that are convenient to drivers like its leather steering wheel, sound system, and skid plates. There are even more features inside the Toyota 4Runner, let's take a look at its key features. 

  • Projector-beam headlights with smoked trim 
  • Integrated fog lights 
  • Backup camera with projected path 
  • Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) 
  • Traction Control (TRAC) 
  • Maximum Cargo Capacity: 89.7 cubic feet 
  • Legroom (Front/Second/Third): 41.7/32.9/29.3 inches 
  • 40/20/40 split reclining and fold-flat second-row seat 

If you would like to learn more about the 2018 Toyota 4Runner, check out our online inventory and schedule a test drive with us at Baierl Toyota today.