4.0 Ford Explorer Torque Specs

by Martin Woodfield

The Explorer sports utility vehicle, manufactured by Ford, was introduced to consumers in 1990. Though the 2010 release is sold in four trim models (XLS, XLT, Eddie Bauer and Limited), each model is outfitted with the same 4.0-liter engine.


The 4.0-liter V-6 engine that powers the Explorer is capable of 210 horsepower at 5,100 rpm and is standard for all 2010 Explorer models.


The 4.0-liter engine is capable of producing up to 254 ft-lbs. of torque.

Torque RPM

The 254 ft-lbs. of torque created by the 4.0-liter engine is produced at 3,700 rpm.

About the Author

Working out of the Pacific Northwest, Martin Woodfield has been writing professionally since 2000. Woodfield regularly covers health, politics and social issues. His work has appeared in "Mad Magazine" and "McSweeneys." He is a featured contributor for StudiousBison. Woodfield has a Bachelor of Arts in film studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

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