Ford Edge vs. Ford Explorer at Bill Brown Ford in Livonia, MI

July 12th, 2022 by

Bill Brown Ford in Livonia, MI, has 2022 Ford Edge's and 2022 Ford Explorers Available on lot

Bill Brown Ford in Livonia, Michigan, is pleased to showcase the Ford Edge and Ford Explorer—two SUVs that have taken the midsize SUV segment by storm. Our local Ford dealer will compare the performance, seating capacity, cargo space, interior, and safety features of both the 2022 Ford Edge and 2022 Ford Explorer, helping you decide which of these two SUVs will better serve your lifestyle needs.


The powertrain options for the 2022 Ford Edge include a 2.0-liter turbocharged EcoBoost I-4 and a 2.7-liter twin-turbocharged EcoBoost V6. The 2.0L engine delivers 250 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque and is coupled to an eight-speed automatic transmission. On the other hand, the 2.7L engine is mated to a seven-speed automatic transmission, generating an awe-inspiring 335 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque.

The 2022 Ford Explorer is powered by a 2.3L 4-cylinder engine that produces 300 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque. The massively powerful SUV delivers instant acceleration and reaches from 0 to 60 MPH in just 6.8 seconds. The vehicle comes equipped with a 10-speed automatic transmission to ensure seamless gearshifts and rapid power delivery.

The Ford Explorer has a towing capability of 5,600 pounds compared to the Ford Edge, which can tug up to 3,500 pounds. 

Interior Features for The Whole Family

Both Ford SUVs feature some of the most innovative and technologically advanced interior features, making them the perfect choice for all families near Metro Detroit.

The Ford Edge comes with dual-zone automatic climate control, satellite radio, Wi-Fi hotspot, a 12-speaker B&O® sound system, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, panoramic roof, wireless charging pad, ambient interior lighting, and a 12-inch SYNC 4 infotainment system with navigation, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

The Ford Explorer’s interior has an 8- or 10.1-in touchscreen display with SYNC® 3 voice-activated navigation system, Apple CarPlay®, and Android AutoTM. In addition to these features, all other trims come standard with power-adjustable seats, tri-zone automatic climate control, Bluetooth, supportive seat cushions, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and a six-speaker sound system.

Safety Features

The Ford Edge and Ford Explorer are packed with a plethora of industry-leading safety features, including Post-Collision Braking, Lane-Keep Assist, AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability ControlTM, Pre-collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with Cross-Traffic Alert, SOS Post-Crash Alert SystemTM, Auto High-Beam Headlights, Rear View Camera with Washer, Intelligent Adaptive Cruise Control, and more.

Cargo Capacity & Seating

Cargo capacity and seating are often the most important considerations when purchasing an SUV. The Ford Edge can seat five people across two rows, while the Ford Explorer has three rows of seating and can carry up to seven passengers.

Regarding cargo capacity, the Ford Edge provides 39.2 cubic feet of space behind its back seats and 73.4 cubic feet with the seats folded flat. As the Ford Explorer is a much bigger SUV with three rows of seating, you’ll find 18.2 cubic feet of cargo space behind the third row, 47.9 cubic feet behind the second, and 87.8 cubic feet with both rows folded.

Lease or Purchase a New Ford SUV at Bill Brown Ford Today!

The Ford Edge and Ford Explorer are the two perfect family SUVs that are in a league of their own. While some may like the seating capacity, cargo space, and off-roading capabilities of the Ford Explorer, others can fall in love with the advanced safety features, modern interior, and futuristic looks of the Ford Edge. Bill Brown Ford currently has a limited number of available 2022 Ford Edges and 2022 Ford Explorers ready on the lot for immediate delivery.  Our industry-leading sales consultants are ready to assist you throughout the process of purchasing your new Ford. Call 734-452-1024 to set up your test drive today!

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