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  • 2012 Ford Flex

    #8 in 2012 Affordable Midsize SUVs

  • 2012 Chevrolet Traverse

    #8 in 2012 Affordable Midsize SUVs

  • 2012 Ford Explorer

    #14 in 2012 Affordable Midsize SUVs

  • Prices

    • MSRP
    • $33,950
    • $29,660
    • $28,280
    • Avg. Paid
    • $11,302
    • $10,829
    • $11,832

    U.S. News Scores

    • Overall
    • 8.1 /10
    • 8.1 /10
    • 7.8 /10
    • Critics' Rating
    • 8.8 /10
    • 8.8 /10
    • 7.8 /10
    • Performance
    • 7.8 /10
    • 7.9 /10
    • 7.7 /10
    • Interior
    • 8.1 /10
    • 7.9 /10
    • 7.6 /10
    • Cost to Own
    • 8.9 /10
    • 9.0 /10
    • 8.9 /10
    • Safety
    • 9.2 /10
    • 9.3 /10
    • 9.3 /10
    • Reliability
    • 3.0 /5
    • 3.0 /5
    • 3.0 /5

    Pros & Cons

    • Pros
      • Powerful EcoBoost engine
      • Adult-friendly third row
      • Great cargo space for the class
      • Adult-friendly third row
      • Comfortable ride
      • Comfortable ride
      • Good fuel economy with EcoBoost engine
    • Cons
      • Transmission hesitant to downshift
      • Some cheap interior materials
      • Finicky MyFord Touch infotainment system
      • Slow acceleration with EcoBoost engine

    General Specs

    • Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Automatic
    • Automatic
    • Drivetrain
    • All Wheel Drive
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Fuel/Engine
    • Gas V6 3.5L/213
    • Gas V6 3.6L/220
    • Gas V6 3.5L/213
    • MPG
    • 16 City / 23 Hwy
    • 17 City / 24 Hwy
    • 18 City / 25 Hwy

    Exterior

    Body
    • Body Style
    • Wagon
    • 4 Door
    • Sport Utility Vehicle
    Dimensions
    • Wheelbase (in.)
    • 117.9
    • 118.9
    • 112.6
    • Length, Overall (in.)
    • 201.8
    • 205.0
    • 197.1
    • Width, Max w/o mirrors (in.)
    • 75.9
    • 78.4
    • 78.9
    • Height, Overall (in.)
    • 68.0
    • 70.4
    • 70.4
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Privacy Glass
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Privacy Glass
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Exterior Features
    • Dual Moonroof
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Sun/Moon Roof
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Panoramic Roof
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Sun/Moonroof
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Running Boards
    •  
    • Optional
    •  
    • Rear Spoiler
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Measurements
    • Base Curb Weight (lbs.)
    • 4643
    • 4658
    • 4557
    Tires & Wheels
    • Tires - Front All-Season
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Tires - Rear All-Season
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Compact Spare Tire
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Aluminum Wheels
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Steel Wheels
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Towing
    • Trailer Hitch Receiver
    • Optional
    • Optional
    •  
    ADVERTISEMENT – CONTINUE READING BELOW

    Interior

    Convenience & Comfort
    • Auxiliary Pwr Outlet
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Cruise Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Vehicle Anti-Theft System
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Fog Lamps
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Auto-Off Headlights
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Interior Cargo Shade
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Luggage Rack
    •  
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Rear Parking Aid
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Power Liftgate
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Front Reading Lamps
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear Reading Lamps
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Remote Engine Start
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Adjustable Steering Wheel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Steering Wheel Controls
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel
    • Standard
    • Optional
    •  
    • Navigation from Telematics
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Trip Computer
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Remote Trunk Release
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Universal Garage Door Opener
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Keyless Entry
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Door Locks
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Electrochromic rearview mirror
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Heated Mirrors
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Mirror Memory
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Power Mirrors
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Driver Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Passenger Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • Power Steering
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Dimensions
    • Passenger Capacity
    • 7
    • 8
    • 7
    • Passenger Volume (cu. ft.)
    • 155.8
    • 153.1
    • 151.7
    • Front Head Room (in.)
    • 41.8
    • 40.4
    • 41.4
    • Front Leg Room (in.)
    • 40.8
    • 41.3
    • 40.6
    • Front Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 58.4
    • 62.0
    • 61.3
    • Front Hip Room (in.)
    • 55.5
    • 59.1
    • 57.3
    • Second Head Room (in.)
    • 40.5
    • 39.4
    • 40.5
    • Second Leg Room (in.)
    • 44.3
    • 36.8
    • 39.8
    • Second Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 58.1
    • 61.3
    • 61.0
    • Second Hip Room (in.)
    • 55.0
    • 57.8
    • 56.7
    • Third Leg Room (in.)
    • 33.3
    • 33.2
    • 33.2
    • Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.)
    • 83.2
    • 116.4
    • 80.7
    • Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.)
    • 43.2
    • 68.8
    • 43.8
    • Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)
    • 20.0
    • 24.4
    • 21.0
    Entertainment
    • AM/FM Stereo
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Auxiliary Audio Input
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • CD Player
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • MP3 Player
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Satellite Radio
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Premium Sound System
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Entertainment System
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    Heating & Cooling
    • Climate Control
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Dual Zone A/C
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • A/C
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear A/C
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Navigation & Communication
    • Onboard Hands-Free Communications System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Wireless Cell Phone Hookup
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Standard
    Seats
    • Cloth Seats
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Leather Seats
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Additional Rear Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Heated Front Seats
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Heated Rear Seat
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Driver Lumbar
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Lumbar
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Seat Memory
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Power Driver Seat
    • Standard
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Power Passenger Seat
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Pass-Through Rear Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 2nd Row Bench Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Bucket Seats
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Quad Bucket Seats
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    ADVERTISEMENT – CONTINUE READING BELOW

    Safety

    Airbags
    • Driver Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Head Air Bag
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Side Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Brakes
    • 4-Wheel ABS
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Safety Features
    • Electronic Stability Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Daytime Running Lights
    •  
    • Standard
    •  
    • Child Safety Locks
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Adjustable Pedals
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Traction Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    ADVERTISEMENT – CONTINUE READING BELOW

    Mechanical

    Engine & Performance
    • All Wheel Drive
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Front Wheel Drive
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 4 Cylinder Engine
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • V6 Cylinder Engine
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Turbocharged
    •  
    •  
    • Optional
    • Engine Type
    • Gas V6
    • Gas V6
    • Gas V6
    • Displacement
    • 3.5L/213
    • 3.6L/220
    • 3.5L/213
    • Horsepower (Net @ RPM)
    • 262 @ 6250
    • 281 @ 6300
    • 290 @ 6500
    • Torque (Net @ RPM)
    • 248 @ 4500
    • 266 @ 3400
    • 255 @ 4100
    • Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Automatic
    • Automatic w/manual shift
    • Turning diameter
    • 40.7
    • 40.4
    • 39.2
    Fuel
    • Gasoline Fuel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
    • 16
    • 17
    • 18
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
    • 23
    • 24
    • 25
    • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal.)
    • 18.6
    • 22.0
    • 18.6
    Suspension
    • Suspension Type - Front
    • MacPherson strut
    • Coil-Over Strut
    • MacPherson strut
    • Suspension Type - Rear
    • Multi-link
    • Linked H-Arm
    • Multi-Link
    • Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
    • w/Coil Springs
    • w/Coil Springs
    • w/Coil Springs
    • Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
    • w/Coil Springs
    • w/Coil Springs
    • w/Coil Springs
    Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 6-Speed Automatic
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard

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