2020 Ford Explorer vs. 2020 Jeep Cherokee & 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe in Pompano Beach, FL

Pompano Ford in Pompano Beach, FL, invites you to compare the 2020 Ford Explorer to the 2020 Jeep Cherokee and 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe and see the advantages. For shoppers looking at a mid-size SUV, these three vehicles are obviously popular choices, but we'd like to point out some key differences. The 2020 Ford Explorer significantly outperforms both of these SUVs in horsepower and torque, thanks to an intercooled turbocharger not found on the other two competitors. The 2020 Ford Explorer also has several standard features that are only optional or not available on the other vehicles - such as an 8-way power adjustable driver's seat, 7-passenger seating capacity, over 15 cubic feet more cargo volume. Take a look at the chart to see all the areas where the 2020 Ford Explorer bests the 2020 Jeep Cherokee and the 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe.

2020 Ford Explorer Base 4x2

Performance

Horsepower @ max rpm: 300 @ 5,500

Torque @ max rpm: 310 @ 3,500

Drive type: Rear-wheel drive

Turbocharger: Intercooled turbo

Transmission: 10-speed automatic with overdrive

Features

12-volt DC power outlet: 5

Front LCD screen: 2

Seating capacity: 7

Front-seat driver direction control: 8-way power

Rear seat type: 35-30-35 bench

Air conditioning, front: Dual-zone front automatic

Wheels: 18-inch painted aluminum

Remote start system: Standard

Measurements

Fuel tank capacity (gallons): 19.2 gal.

Maximum trailer weight (pounds): Available: 5,300 lbs.

Passenger volume: 153 cu. ft.

Front hip room (inches): 59.2"

Front shoulder room (inches): 61.8"

Rear headroom (inches): 40.5"

Rear hip room (inches): 59.1"

Rear shoulder room (inches): 61.9"

Maximum interior cargo volume: 87.8 cu. ft.

Safety

In-vehicle assistance service: Standard

Parking assist: Standard

Blind-spot monitoring system: Standard

2020 Jeep Cherokee Latitude FWD

Performance

Horsepower @ max rpm: 180 @ 6,400

Torque @ max rpm: 171 @ 4,600

Drive type: Front-wheel drive

Turbocharger: Not available

Transmission: 9-speed automatic with overdrive

Features

12-volt DC power outlet: 3

Front LCD screen: 1

Seating capacity: 5

Front-seat driver direction control: 6-way power

Rear seat type: 60-40 bench

Air conditioning, front: Manual

Wheels: 17-inch painted aluminum

Remote start system: Available

Measurements

Fuel tank capacity (gallons): 15.8 gal.

Maximum trailer weight (pounds): 2,000 lbs.

Passenger volume: 128 cu. ft.

Front hip room (inches): 53.8"

Front shoulder room (inches): 57.6"

Rear headroom (inches): 38.5"

Rear hip room (inches): 49.9"

Rear shoulder room (inches): 55.1"

Maximum interior cargo volume: 54.7 cu. ft.

Safety

In-vehicle assistance service: Not available

Parking assist: Available

Blind-spot monitoring system: Available

2020 Hyundai Santa Fe SE 2.4 FWD

Performance

Horsepower @ max rpm: 185 @ 6,000

Torque @ max rpm: 178 @ 4,0000

Drive type: Front-wheel drive

Turbocharger: Not available

Transmission: 8-speed automatic with overdrive

Features

12-volt DC power outlet: 2

Front LCD screen: 1

Seating capacity: 5

Front-seat driver direction control: 6-way power

Rear seat type: 60-40 bench

Air conditioning, front: Manual

Wheels: 17-inch painted aluminum

Remote start system: Not available

Measurements

Fuel tank capacity (gallons): 18.8 gal.

Maximum trailer weight (pounds): Not available

Passenger volume: 111 cu. ft.

Front hip room (inches): 57.5"

Front shoulder room (inches): 59.1"

Rear headroom (inches): 39.2"

Rear hip room (inches): 56.3"

Rear shoulder room (inches): 58.3"

Maximum interior cargo volume: 71.3 cu. ft.

Safety

In-vehicle assistance service: Not available

Parking assist: Not available

Blind-spot monitoring system: Not available

As you can see, the 2020 Ford Explorer is the best choice of the three vehicles. Pompano Ford would love to have you visit our showroom to take a test drive and see the difference for yourself. Contact us today!

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*Source: cars.com

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