Unlike its counterpart, EXP 04, EXP 05 was not at all damaged during the Isla Nublar Incident and was left abandoned after the T. rex escaped. The car had Dr. Alan Grant, Dr. Ellie Sattler and Dr. Ian Malcolm inside of it before they all jumped out of the car.
It, along with Explorer 04, appears in LEGO Jurassic World (game). The player (as Grant) uses the winch on the front to pull Explorer 04 out of the mud during the T. rex attack.
- In the novel, it was originally a Toyota Land Cruiser BB5