Compare the 2022 Explorer to the Chevrolet Tahoe

Finding the perfect SUV that can manage your morning drive to work and weekend family getaway can often be tricky. A lot of research and comparison goes into choosing the right one for you. Here at Casa Ford, we want your SUV-shopping experience to be easy and enjoyable, which is why we've taken the popular 2022 Ford Explorer and matched it against one of its rivals, the 2022 Chevrolet Tahoe. Take a look to see how these two family-friendly SUVs match up down below!

2022 Ford Explorer vs. 2022 Chevrolet Tahoe

Ford ExplorerChevrolet Tahoe
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Starting MSRP$47,175$55,100
Fuel Economy (city/hwy/combined)18 / 26 / 21 mpg15 / 20 / 17 mpg
Wheelbase119.1 in.120.9 in.
DrivetrainRWDRWD
Transmission10-speed shiftable automatic10-speed shiftable automatic

2022 Explorer

Capability

Towing and Trailer Sway Control

Building on AdvanceTrac with RSC® (Roll Stability Control), the standard trailer sway control selectively brakes and adjusts engine power to maintain trailer control.The result is stability and control, even when towing large loads. When properly equipped, the Explorer can tow up to 5,600 lbs. * The Class IV Trailer Tow Package is available with the 2.3L and 3.0L EcoBoost® engines and 3.3L hybrid engine.

*Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers.

Intelligent 4WD With Terrain Management System™

The standard Terrain Management System can help you tackle any adventure. Available Intelligent 4WD comes with seven selectable drive modes, accessed through a single easy-to-use dial in the center console. Normal, Trail, Deep Snow/Sand, Slippery, Sport, Tow/Haul and Eco mode that each come with special 3D animated graphics in the available 12.3" digital cluster. Plus, Hill Descent Control™ helps control braking and speed on steep grades.10 And with Intelligent 4WD, there's also the added benefit of enhanced control on your day-to-day commute, especially when conditions are rough. *

*Always consult the Owner's Manual before off-road driving, know your terrain and trail difficulty, and use appropriate safety gear.

Rear-Wheel Drive

The 2022 Ford Explorer comes with RWD to maximize performance and design. Rear-wheel-drive architecture enables a sportier, more athletic design and improved on- and off-road capability when equipped with the Class IV trailer tow package.*

*Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories, and number of passengers. When equipped with a 2.3L EcoBoost® engine with available Class IV Trailer Tow Package.

2022 Ford Explorer Limited Hybrid

The Explorer Limited Hybrid is a no-compromise hybrid SUV that's engineered for big adventures. Not only is it the only hybrid in its class* that can tow up to 5,000 pounds,** but it's also fully off-road capable.

*Class is Large Utility.
**Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers.

10-Speed Transmission

The 10-speed transmission makes shifting gears a more efficient process, ensuring smooth upshifts and downshifts. Compared with a six-speed, the 10-speed delivers improved overall performance, with enhanced acceleration at the low and mid ranges of the power band.

2022 Explorer

Technology 

Connected Technology For A Commanding Drive

The 2022 Ford Explorer comes equipped with plenty of smart and capable features to prepare you for almost any adventure. For added assistance, Ford Explorer offers Ford Co-Pilot360 Technology, - an advanced suite of standard driver-assist technologies that includes BLIS® with Cross-Traffic Alert, Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB), Auto High-Beam Headlamps, Lane-Keeping System and Rear View Camera. You'll also find that staying connected is easy with features such as SYNC®   3 technology and FordPass Connect  on your side.

Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle. It does not replace safe driving. See Owner's Manual for details and limitations.

SYNC® 3

Order a pizza, schedule a business meeting or even turn up the home thermostat while keeping your eyes on the road and your hands on the steering wheel. With its many available features and compatible apps, available SYNC® 3 makes it easy to do all those things and more. The SYNC® 3 system is our easy-to-use, voice-activated technology that also has a capacitive touchscreen. Its sleek, user-friendly interface helps SYNC® 3 deliver more than just the ability to make phone calls and play your favorite music - it's also about making connectivity fast, smart and simple.

Don't drive while distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice controls. Certain Alexa functionality is dependent on smartphone and home technology.

Active Park Assist 2.0

Available Active Park Assist 2.0 makes it easy to nail an impressive park, time after time - even in tight parallel or perpendicular spots. With the push of a button, this feature will detect an appropriate parking space and let you know when to stop and put the car in neutral. Once you're there, all you have to do is hold the Active Park Assist button for the duration of the park and the system does the rest. This feature also offers park out assist with side-sensing capability so you can confidently navigate out of a spot when someone's parked too close to you.

Ford+Alexa App brings the amazing capabilities of Amazon Alexa from your home to the road.

Staying connected from just about anywhere is easy because Ford and the available SYNC® 3 voice-activated technology system have teamed up with Amazon's cloud-based voice service - Alexa. Ford+Alexa App brings the amazing capabilities of Amazon Alexa from your home to the road. * By using the Ford+Alexa app for iPhone ® and Android ® devices and connecting to SYNC ® 3 AppLink® , you'll have access to voice navigation, traffic information, Amazon Prime shopping and more. You can even control your supported smart-home devices while you keep your eyes on the road and your hands on the wheel.

*Requires available SYNC® 3 AppLink® . Don't drive while distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice controls. Certain Alexa functionality is dependent on smartphone and home technology. Amazon, Alexa and all related logos and marks are trademarks of Amazon.com Inc. or its affiliates. Apple, the Apple logo, iPad®   , iPod ® , iTunes® , iPhone®   , and Siri®   are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Android, Google Play and the Google Play logo are trademarks of Google Inc.

2022 Explorer

Design

10.1" LCD Capacitive Portrait Touchscreen

An available 10.1" LCD Capacitive Portrait Touchscreen offers connectivity at your fingertips. Use it just like your smartphone to queue up directions, play music, or call your friends and much more.

Seats That Move to Fit You

Multicontour seats with Active Motion® provide an added dose of comfort to the driver and front passenger. The Active Motion seat cushion component offers five massage themes for an isolated back massage that focuses on either the upper or lower back. The combination of these amenities helps prevent fatigue so you can stay fresh on long drives.

Stop by Casa Ford today to test drive the new 2022 Ford Explorer!

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