2021 Ford Explorer vs 2021 Toyota Highlander


The ultimate exploration vehicle is here, offering you a ton of amazing features in one great package! This is the 2021 Ford Explorer, an SUV that provides capability, size, and innovation, and all for a relatively low price! Don't just take our word for it, however! The 2021 Toyota Highlander is an excellent model, one that gives a ton of benefits, and as such makes for a tough competitor for the Ford Explorer. It'll be a good benchmark for you to see just how great the Ford Explorer is!

We'll be taking these two models and what they offer and pitting them head-to-head in a variety of ways, letting you see just which one is the best deal for you! These include price, size, and power. Please continue reading below and check out the chart in order to learn more! 

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2021 Ford Explorer VS2021 Toyota Highlander
2.3-liter Turbo I4Engine System3.6-liter V6
300 HorsepowerBase Horsepower
295 Horsepower
152.7 Cubic Ft.Passenger Volume141.3 Cubic Ft.
18.2 Cubic Ft.
Cargo Volume16.0 Cubic Ft
$32,225 Starting MSRP $34,910

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As you can see from the table, the 2021 Ford Explorer has the clear advantage over the 2021 Toyota Highlander! It's stronger than the Toyota model, and larger, too. It has the advantage of size, both in terms of passenger space and cargo space, as well as the advantage of a lower starting MSRP. That means that you get more power, more space, all for a lower price! Clearly, the 2021 Ford Explorer is the winner here.

However, the Ford SUV has more than just these features. It also offers a ton of safety systems and technologies for you to enjoy. These safety systems range from passive to active in nature and include the Ford Co-Pilot360 safety suite. This confidence-inspiring system includes Blind Sport Information System, Rear View Cameras, Lane-Keeping Features, and more, all in one package!

Overall, the 2021 Ford Explorer offers features in abundance, letting you enjoy power, safety, and size, all in one place. To learn more about the 2021 Ford Explorer, or to take it for a test drive yourself, please contact our dealership today!