Officially, the Ford STX refers to the trim level of the vehicle. XL generally refers to the stock version of the Ford truck. XLT means the Ford comes with extra features that vary by dealership, and STX is essentially a sports model with more additions than the XL.
Some of the features in a Ford STX sports package are side-curtain airbags, a patented remote Keyless Entry System, cloth on the seats and enhanced safety features like Roll Stability Control for object-avoidance, which ensures that the Ford truck doesn't tip over. The Ford STX model has fewer amendments than the XLT and FX4 models.Learn More
According to the Fuel Economy website of the United States Department of Energy, the most fuel efficient small pickup truck of 2014 is the Toyota Tacoma 2WD with a combined fuel economy of 23 miles per gallon. The truck has a fuel efficiency of 21 mpg for city driving and 25 mpg on the highway.Full Answer >
The miles per gallon rating of a Ford Explorer depends upon where the vehicle is driven, the type of engine and the kind of fuel used. A 2014 Explorer with front-wheel drive and a four-cylinder engine averages 20 miles per gallon during city driving but 28 mpg on the highway.Full Answer >
Solar-powered cars operate on either a battery or a motor that is powered by energy from the sun. These cars can use a motor or a battery depending on the design of the manufacturer and the model of the car. Solar cars are smaller than fuel-driven cars, and they are safer because of their lower speeds.Full Answer >
The maximum weight a Jeep Cherokee can tow is 2,000 pounds. If a Jeep Cherokee is modified with a trailer tow package, it can tow up to 4,500 pounds. The Latitude, Limited and Trailhawk models of the Jeep Cherokee can be equipped with the trailer tow package.Full Answer >