2022 Ford Explorer vs. 2022 Ford Edge

2022 Ford Explorer vs. Edge - What’s the Difference?

The 2022 Ford Explorer and 2022 Ford Edge are both great choices for your next SUV — but what is the difference between the two? Our team at Spirit Ford compiled the following comparison guide to help with your research.

Find the Ford Explorer for sale and Ford Edge for sale at our dealership in Dundee, MI. Plus, we have a Ford Explorer lease deal or Ford Edge lease deal to accompany your choice SUV. If you’d like to set up a test drive or have any questions, give us a call at (734) 529-5521 or send us a message.

2022 Ford Explorer vs. Edge at Spirit Ford in Dundee, MI


The 2022 Ford Explorer is a three-row, mid-size SUV that has three engine options, including a hybrid powertrain.

  • Rear-wheel drive (RWD) or intelligent four-wheel drive (4WD)
  • Off-road amenities
  • Upscale cabin
  • Standard driver assistance features

The 2022 Ford Edge is a two-row, mid-size SUV that has two engine options.

  • Standard intelligent all-wheel drive (AWD)
  • Tech-focused interior
  • Wireless smartphone connectivity
  • Standard driver assistance features

2022 Ford Edge

2.0L EcoBoost® I4

Horsepower: 250 HP
Torque: 280 lb.-ft.
Drivetrain: FWD or AWD

2.7L EcoBoost V6

Horsepower: 335 HP
Torque: 380 lb.-ft.
Drivetrain: AWD

2022 Ford Explorer

2.3L EcoBoost turbo I4

Horsepower: 300 HP
Torque: 210 lb.-ft.
Drivetrain: RWD or 4WD

3.0L EcoBoost V6

Horsepower: 400 HP
Torque: 415 lb.-ft.
Drivetrain: RWD or 4WD

3.3L hybrid V6

Horsepower: 318 HP
Torque: 322 lb.-ft.
Drivetrain: RWD or 4WD

Fuel Economy

The fuel economy you receive will depend on which engine you choose to equip with your Ford Edge or Explorer. The 2022 Ford Edge has between 21 and 23 combined MPG ratings. Likewise, the 2022 Ford Explorer has between 19 and 27 combined MPG ratings.

Whether you choose the 2022 Ford Explorer or 2022 Ford Edge, you’ll be driving an SUV that has sleek and stylish design. The Explorer boasts a more boxy styling, with prominent headlights and a narrow grille. The Edge is more rounded, with distinct contour lines and a wider grille. Some shared exterior features include:

  • Premium LED lighting
  • Power liftgate
  • Heated, power side view mirrors
  • Available moonroof
2022 Ford Explorer exterior countryside

2022 Ford Explorer

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