North Georgia Ford - See how a 2016 Ford Explorer sizes up to its competition in Brakes And Stopping Near Ellijay, GA.


 
  • North Georgia Ford Journal
  • Feb 12th 2017 - 305 days ago
  • Ellijay, GA
  • Share This Story

Compared To Mitsubishi Outlander 2016



For better stopping power the Explorer’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Outlander:

Explorer

Outlander

Front Rotors

13.85 inches

11.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.5 inches

11.9 inches

The Explorer’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Outlander are solid, not vented.




Compared To Nissan Pathfinder 2015



For better stopping power the Explorer’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Pathfinder:

Explorer

Pathfinder

Front Rotors

13.85 inches

12.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.5 inches

12.13 inches




Compared To Toyota 4Runner 2016



For better stopping power the Explorer’s brake rotors are larger than those on the 4Runner:

Explorer

4Runner

Front Rotors

13.85 inches

13.3 inches

Rear Rotors

13.5 inches

12.3 inches

The Explorer stops much shorter than the 4Runner:

Explorer

4Runner

60 to 0 MPH

123 feet

138 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Mercedes M-Class 2015



For better stopping power the Explorer’s standard brake rotors are larger than those on the M-Class:

Explorer

M-Class

Front Rotors

13.85 inches

13 inches

Rear Rotors

13.5 inches

12.8 inches

The Explorer’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the M-Class are solid, not vented.




Compared To Volkswagen Touareg 2016



For better stopping power the Explorer’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Touareg:

Explorer

Touareg

Front Rotors

13.85 inches

13 inches

Rear Rotors

13.5 inches

13 inches

The Explorer stops much shorter than the Touareg:

Explorer

Touareg

60 to 0 MPH

123 feet

133 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To GMC Acadia 2016



For better stopping power the Explorer’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Acadia:

Explorer

Acadia

Front Rotors

13.85 inches

12.8 inches

Rear Rotors

13.5 inches

13 inches

The Explorer stops much shorter than the Acadia:

Explorer

Acadia

60 to 0 MPH

123 feet

138 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Infiniti QX60 2016



For better stopping power the Explorer’s brake rotors are larger than those on the QX60:

Explorer

QX60

Front Rotors

13.85 inches

12.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.5 inches

12.13 inches




Compared To Land Rover Range Rover Evoque 2015



For better stopping power the Explorer’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Range Rover Evoque:

Explorer

Range Rover Evoque

Front Rotors

13.85 inches

11.8 inches

Rear Rotors

13.5 inches

11.9 inches

The Explorer’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Range Rover Evoque are solid, not vented.