The Ford Explorer Sport Trac is an unusual vehicle that sports perfect blend of a mid-size sport-ute's interior space and comfort of with the midsize pickup's open-air and superb hauling capability. What's unique about the Sport Trac is that it is an SUV outfitted with a pickup bed. As implied by its name, the Ford Explorer Sport Trac is based on the best-selling sport-utility vehicle in America, the Ford Explorer.
For 2005 model year, Ford Explorer Sport Trac comes as four-door, five-passenger SUV offered in four trim levels — XLT, XLS, XLT Premium and Adrenalin. The Adrenalin edition offers enticing Pioneer sound system, chrome wheels and side step bars while the XLT edition has moonroof. For a more aggressive appearance, the Sport Trac models feature flared rear fenders. Assembled on a 125.9-inch wheelbase, Ford Explorer Sport Trac has a measure of 205.9 inches long, 70.5 inches wide and 71.8 inches wide. Talking about the interior, the 2005 Sport Trac offers comfortable seating for five people. Up front, this vehicle has low-back bucket seats that are cloth-upholstered and in the rear, a 60/40-split folding bench is found.
Under the hood, Sport Trac is equipped with a 4.0-liter V6 engine that cranks out 205 horsepower and 242 pounds-feet of torque. This engine is matched with a five-speed automatic transmission. You can choose either rear-wheel-drive or ControlTrac II full-time four-wheel drive. When this vehicle is well-equipped, it can tow up to 5,300 pounds. Sport Trac models are equipped with standard all-disc antilock brakes and they can be outfitted with side curtain-type airbag system. The 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac is moderately easy to drive and to maneuver.
Almost everything has been changed in Ford Explorer Sport Trac for 2007 model year. The new Sport Trac is offered in two trims — the Limited and the XLT. Both trims are available in four-wheel-drive and they are both equipped with 4.0-liter V6 teamed with five-speed automatic transmission. A 4.6-liter V8 with six-speed automatic is offered as an option. Standard safety features on the 2007 Sport Trac are front airbags; Advance Trac stability control; child safety seat anchors; front seat-mounted side airbags; four-wheel antilock brakes; Advance Trac stability control and tire pressure monitors.
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