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For this 2015 Ford Explorer vs. 2009 Chrysler Aspen price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The Explorer vs. Aspen Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the Explorer and Aspen will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Chrysler Aspen Limited's price is $3,980 lower than the Ford Explorer Sport's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The Explorer vs. Aspen Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Chrysler Aspen Limited, the Ford Explorer Sport includes additional features worth $2865. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. Additional notes

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Ford Explorer vs. Chrysler Aspen Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. Despite a $2865 adjustment for the Ford Explorer Sport's additional features, the Chrysler Aspen Limited is $3,980 less than the Chrysler Aspen Limited.

Invoice Comparison: Ford Explorer vs. Chrysler Aspen

Price Comparison (MSRP): Ford Explorer vs. Chrysler Aspen

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Lowest Total Price

Chrysler Aspen Limited   
Difference: 6,845

Lowest Total Invoice

Chrysler Aspen Limited   
Difference: 7,175
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Model Year20152009
ModelExplorerAspen
TrimSportLimited
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price 42,670 34,730
Base Invoice 39,790 31,705
Package 401A 4,280  
Trailer Tow Package 570  
Rear bumper protector 75  
Second-row buckets 695 700
Second-row high console 150  
Panoramic sunroof 1,595  
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens 1,995  
uconnect gps   640
Quick Order Package J   3,005
Trailer Tow Group   530
AWD w/low range   2,580
Sunroof   850
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted   1,400
5.7L V8   795
Package 401A   0
Trailer Tow Package   0
Rear bumper protector   0
Second-row buckets   602
Second-row high console   0
Panoramic sunroof   0
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens   0
uconnect gps   550
Quick Order Package J   2,584
Trailer Tow Group   456
AWD w/low range   2,314
Sunroof   731
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted   1,204
5.7L V8   684
Options (show) (change) 9,360 10,500
Options (show) (change) 8,170 9,125
Destination 895 850
Total Price 52,925 46,080
Total Invoice 48,855 41,680

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Explorer vs. Chrysler Aspen

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Chrysler Aspen Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 3,980
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 4,530
Model Year20152009
ModelExplorerAspen
TrimSportLimited
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine365hp V6376hp V8
TransmissionT6A5
DrivetrainAWDAWD w/4L
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)16/22 MPG13/19 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers390, 12368, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)255/50-20265/50-20
Total Price52,92546,080
Adjustments for Features-2,8650
Feature-Adjusted Total Price50,06046,080
Total Invoice48,85541,680
Adjustments for Features-2,6450
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice46,21041,680

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Price of the the Ford Explorer

Price of the Ford Explorer: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20064dr SUV 292-horsepower 4.6L V8
6-speed automatic RWD
Lots of car for the money.
20064dr SUV 292-horsepower 4.6L V8
6-speed automatic RWD
With discounts it is very reasonably priced for what you get.
20054dr SUV 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
Great value. Bad for Ford, great for us.
20044dr SUV 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
With the incentives, buying this SUV felt like I was getting a huge bargain. By my 5th year of ownership, I felt like I got ripped off based on the cost to maintain this vehicle.
Price of the Ford Explorer: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20024dr SUV 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
Too expensive in the market compared to more reliable trucks available like Honda Pilots.

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Price of the the Chrysler Aspen

Price of the Chrysler Aspen: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20074dr SUV 335-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed automatic AWD w/low range
The Aspen, to me, constitutes the look, feel & usefulness of a Cadillac Escalade but at a $20,000+ discount.

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Features Comparison: Ford Explorer vs. Chrysler Aspen

Model Year20152009
ModelExplorerAspen
TrimSportLimited
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100 
5-speed automatic $900
AWD$1700 
AWD w/low range $2200
Accessories 
Heated steering wheel$100 
Keyless entry keypad$50 
Proximity key$250 
Tilt steering wheel, manual $150
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power$350 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist$25 
Blind spot warning system$200 
Curve control$50 
Front side airbags$350 
Full-size spare tire $225
Hill descent control$250 
Inflatable rear seatbelts$200 
Knee airbag, passenger$100 
Rear cross-traffic detection$100 
Safety key$5 
Termporary spare tire$150 
Trailer sway control$25 
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Class III trailer hitch$250 
Class IV trailer hitch $300
Console with shifter$150 
Console without shifter $150
Overhead sunglass holder$25 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support$100 
Bluetooth audio streaming$25 
DVD-compatible player $0
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens$1200 
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted $1000
HD radio$50 
In-vehicle Internet capability$100 
Interior air filter$0 
Media drive, large $100
Navigation, turn-by-turn$25 
Satellite radio$200 
Satellite radio - one year subscription $250
Satellite TV $400
SD Card slot$25 
SMS text-to-speech reader$50 
Surround sound$250 
Traffic + travel information$25 
Traffic information $25
Voice control for external devices$50 
Voice recorder $0
Wi-Fi hotspot capability$50 
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250 
Bodyside moldings $75
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$50 
Laminated front side windows $200
Panoramic sunroof$1200 
Rear spoiler$200 
Running boards $350
Skid plates $150
Sunroof $900
Tow hook(s), front $40
Wheel-lip moldings$75 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Analog clock $25
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror $75
Compass $0
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display$300 
Power-folding mirrors$50 
Spotter mirror(s)$50 
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25 
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300 
Folding third row seats $600
Heated second row seats $200
Illuminated door sill trim plates$200 
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat $50
Manual lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $50
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat$50 
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Stowable third row seats$600 
Synthetic suede inserts in leather seating surfaces $0
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Chrome-clad alloy wheels $600
Electronic systems calibration selector$200 
Machined alloy wheels$350 
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0 
Total Value of Features$11,880$9,015
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,865$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-2,6450

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Explorer vs. Chrysler Aspen

Model Year20152009
ModelExplorerAspen
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase112.6 in119.2 in
Length197.1 in200.8 in
Width78.9 in76.0 in
Height70.4 in74.3 in
Curb Weight4,921 lb.5,236 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.6 gal.27.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.6 in40.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room61.3 in59.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room57.3 in58.8 in
Row 1 Legroom40.6 in41.4 in
Row 2 Headroom40.5 in39.3 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room61.0 in59.6 in
Row 2 Hip Room56.7 in57.2 in
Row 2 Legroom39.8 in37.4 in
Row 3 Headroom37.8 in39.2 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room50.8 in58.9 in
Row 3 Hip Room40.7 in48.0 in
Row 3 Legroom33.2 in34.5 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
21.0 ft319.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
43.8 ft367.3 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
80.7 ft3102.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Sport

Package 401A
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated steering wheel100No
Blind spot warning system200No
Rear cross-traffic detection100No
Inflatable rear seatbelts200No
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Memory system, driver seat200Yes
Power-adjustable pedals125Yes
AC power outlet100Yes
Remote start150Yes
Proximity key250No
Power-folding mirrors50No
Interior ambient lighting150Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power100No
Cooled or ventilated front seats300No
Power recliner, passenger seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat50No
Power liftgate350Yes
Voice control for nav and audio50Yes
Total Requested192559%
Total Not Requested135041%
Trailer Tow Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Oil cooler0No
Class III trailer hitch250Yes
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150Yes
Total Requested400100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Limited

Second-row buckets
FeatureValueRequested?
Second-row buckets500Yes
Heated second row seats200No
Second-row high console250Yes
Total Requested75079%
Total Not Requested20021%
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted
FeatureValueRequested?
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted1000Yes
Satellite TV400No
Total Requested100071%
Total Not Requested40029%
uconnect gps
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
CD player125Yes
Bluetooth cell phone link100Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic information25Yes
Voice recorder0No
Total Requested950100%
Total Not Requested00%
Quick Order Package J
FeatureValueRequested?
Bluetooth cell phone link100Yes
Wheel locks25No
Alpine, 368W, 9 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
265/50R20 tires400No
Running boards350No
Power-adjustable pedals125Yes
Remote start150Yes
Heated front seats200Yes
Power recliner, passenger seat100Yes
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Manual recliner, second row seats75Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Memory system, driver seat200Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75No
Dual-zone climate control125Yes
Synthetic suede inserts in leather seating surfaces0No
Laminated front side windows200No
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Automatic climate control, front200Yes
Total Requested242563%
Total Not Requested140037%
Trailer Tow Group
FeatureValueRequested?
Tow hook(s), front40No
Skid plates150No
Transmission cooler0No
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150Yes
Class IV trailer hitch300No
Additional engine cooling0No
Power steering cooler0No
Total Requested15023%
Total Not Requested49077%

 

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