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2018 Ford Explorer vs 2018 Dodge Durango

Awards
Efficiency
Safety
Technical
Usability
2018 Dodge Durango
2018 Ford Explorer
          Enjoy every moment in the 2018 Ford Explorer.

Awards

Ford has made safety a top priority, and it shows: the 2018 Explorer has earned a coveted 5-star Overall Safety rating from the NHTSA.1

Efficiency

If you're trying to pinch pennies, every single mile per gallon toward better fuel economy counts, including the one between the 2018 Ford Explorer2 and the 2018 Dodge Durango3 on the highway.
2018 Ford ExplorerFoo2018 Dodge Durango272EPA ESTIMATED HIGHWAY MPG263

Safety

The 2018 Ford Explorer's4 active Blind Spot Monitoring System warns you when a vehicle enters your blind spot, a little more peace of mind as a standard feature. Want that extra security on the Durango? Blind Spot Monitoring isn't standard on the 2018 Dodge Durango5, so it will cost you.
If your vehicle begins to drift out of its lane, the Lane Departure Warning System, standard on the 2018 Ford Explorer4, will sound an alarm. This extra layer of safety isn't standard on the 2018 Dodge Durango5, so if you want it, you'll have to pay extra.
According to the NHTSA, the 2018 Ford Explorer's6 standard safety features provide better protection in the event of a head-on collision than the 2018 Dodge Durango3.7
NHTSA testing proves the 2018 Ford Explorer's6 stability and handling features make it less likely to roll over than the 2018 Dodge Durango3.8
2018 Ford ExplorerFoo2018 Dodge Durangostandard4BLIND SPOT MONITORING SYSTEMoptional5standard4LANE DEPARTURE WARNING SYSTEMoptional556OVERALL FRONTAL CRASH RATING4356ROLLOVER RESISTANCE RATING43

Technical

Enjoy the increased safety, fuel economy, and yes, fun, of the 2018 Ford Explorer's6 optional turbocharged engine. Sadly, turbo isn't an option on the 2018 Dodge Durango.
2018 Ford ExplorerFoo2018 Dodge Durangohas6TURBOCHARGED-

Usability

Whether you're chauffeuring your kids to ballet, or the Harlem Globetrotters to a game (it could happen), all of your passengers will be more comfortable with the 2018 Ford Explorer's6 combined total of 6 inches more head and leg room in the front and rear seats.
2018 Ford ExplorerFoo2018 Dodge Durango416FRONT HEAD ROOM393416FRONT LEG ROOM393406REAR HEAD ROOM393406REAR LEG ROOM393
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1 - Learn more at http://www.safercar.gov/Safety+Ratings.

2 - 2018 Ford Explorer XLT FWD

3 - 2018 Dodge Durango SXT RWD

4 - 2018 Ford Explorer Platinum 4WD

5 - 2018 Dodge Durango GT RWD

6 - 2018 Ford Explorer Base FWD

7 - Find out more at: http://www.safercar.gov/Safety+Ratings.

8 - Learn more at: http://www.safercar.gov/Safety+Ratings.