2018 Toyota 4Runner vs 2018 Ford Explorer

2018 Toyota 4Runner vs 2018 Ford Explorer

The 2018 Toyota 4Runner is a vehicle that is designed with adventure in mind from the ground up, offering immense power and towing capacity at the start! It does this through its strong engine and wealth of excellent performance features, which allow it to tackle any terrain that comes your way! This, combined with its excellent cargo capacity, makes it perfect for a weekend getaway or family outing! However, this amazing vehicle is not without its competition! The new 2018 Ford Explorer is a strong competitor from a big name, and it can be tough to choose between them!

Thankfully, we at White River Toyota are great at comparing vehicles, and we also know that getting a great deal when you purchase a new one is important! With that said, we've done some of the research for you on these two great vehicles! Look at the table below to see how they compare!

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2018 Toyota 4Runner Vs 2018 Ford Explorer
88.8 Cubic Feet Cargo Volume 81.7 Cubic Feet
Standard Active Safety Features Available
5,000 lbs Base Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs
278 lb-ft Base Torque 255 lb-ft

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As you can see from the table, the 2018 Toyota 4Runner has a ton of excellent features available for you to enjoy right out of the gate at no extra cost! It has a strong engine, with a high base-torque, great towing capacity, and many exceptional active safety features that come standard. Compared to the new 2018 Ford Explorer, which has a lower starting torque, a lower base towing capacity, and requires additional purchases to have great active safety features, the new Toyota 4Runner is a much better deal! Additionally, the new 2018 Toyota 4Runner also has a larger cargo volume overall, offering 7.1 more cubic feet!

Some of the amazing active safety features that you get out the gate with the new 2018 Toyota 4Runner are part of its great Toyota Safety Sense™ P suite. This is a package of many exceptional safety features, that comes standard on many Toyota models, and great safety at no extra cost!

So, if you want a vehicle that takes your safety to the next level, while also giving you the ability to tackle any adventure head on, look no further than the 2018 Toyota 4Runner! Contact us at White River Toyota to learn more today!


2018 Toyota 4Runner touchscreen and dash.
2018 Toyota 4Runner touchscreen
2018 Toyota 4Runner sunroof.
2018 Toyota 4Runner rear view with rear door open.