Ford Flex vs. Toyota 4Runner

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Super White

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$23,335 - $26,110
$31,258 - $36,591

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.78 / 5
23 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
290 hp
270 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L Ti
4.0L V6 DOHC SMPI

Interior Features

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40.8 in.
41.7 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41.8 in.
39.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
44.3 in.
32.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40.5 in.
38.6 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Not Available
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Not Available
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Not Available
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
7
5 - 7

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Not Available

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Not Available

3rd Row Seating

3rd Row Seating
Not Available
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Running Boards

Running Boards
Not Available
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
117.9 in.
109.8 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
40.7 ft.
37.4 ft.

Width

Width
75.9 in.
75.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4439 .lbs
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
290 hp
270 hp

Torque

Torque
254 ft. lbs.
278 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
2000 .lbs
5000 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
200 .lbs
500 .lbs

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
18.6 gal.
23 gal.

Combined

Combined
8 - 12 mpg
9 - 21 mpg

City

City
16 mpg
17 mpg

Highway

Highway
23 mpg
20 - 21 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Not Available

Safety Features

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag
Not Available
Optional

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag
Not Available
Optional

Seatbelt Airbag

Seatbelt Airbag
Optional
Not Available

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Ford Flex
Toyota 4Runner

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Not Available

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
7
5 - 7

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
155.8 ft³.
Not Available

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4439 lbs.
Not Available

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
19 mpg.
18 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
16 mpg.
17 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
23 mpg.
20 - 21 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
5000 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
200 lbs.
500 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
5000 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
200 lbs.
500 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
2000 lbs.
5000 lbs.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
998
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded V-6
Regular Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
3.5 L/213
4.0 L/241

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Sequential MPI

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
44J
Not Available

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
5

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.48
3.52

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.87
2.04

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.84
1.40

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41
1.00

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.72

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74
Not Available

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.88
3.22

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.39
Not Available

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
650
750

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.2
9.8

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
175
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Not Available

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Not Available

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P235/60TR17
P265/70SR17

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P235/60TR17
P265/70SR17

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Full-Size

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in.
17 X 7 - 17 X 7.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in.
17 X 7 - 17 X 7.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Full-Size in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
40.7 ft.
37.4 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.8 in.
13.3 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 in.
12.3 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
18.6 gal.
23 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41.8 in.
39.3 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
40.8 in.
41.7 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
58.4 in.
57.8 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55.5 in.
56.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40.5 in.
38.6 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
44.3 in.
32.9 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
58.1 in.
57.8 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
55 in.
55.7 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
38.7 in.
34.3 in.

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
33.3 in.
29.3 in.

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
50.8 in.
57.7 in.

Third Hip Room

Third Hip Room
41.1 in.
43.3 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
117.9 in.
109.8 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
75.9 in.
75.8 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
68 in.
71.5 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
65.4 in.
63.2 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
65.4 in.
63.2 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
5.9 in.
9 - 9.6 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
83.2 ft³.
88.8 - 89.7 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
43.2 ft³.
46.3 - 47.2 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
20 ft³.
9 - 47.2 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Flex
4Runner

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Sport Utility
Intermediate Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.5
4.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
6

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4