Since its inception back in 1966, Ford Bronco went on to become one of the most popular SUVs in the world, breaking sales records and creating a loyal fan base for over decades. The 2017 Ford Bronco is slated to mark a re-entry into the SUV segment since it was discontinued for production in 1994. Naturally, expectations are sky high for this new release and Ford is taking every step possible to ensure that its fans are not disappointed. This new model will boast of a refined exterior visual, quality interior design along with the improvement in power and all round performance.
2017 Ford Bronco Engine Specs, Mpg
The 2017 Ford Bronco is expected to come with three engines to choose from; one being a diesel engine and the rest being gasoline based units. Both of these will be combined with a 6-speed automatic and manual transmission system. Engine variants and their output are as follows
- 5 litre EcoBoost V6 twin turbo engine generating 365 hp and torque of 420 lb-ft
- 0 litre (gasoline) V8 engine producing 360 hp and 380 lb-ft of torque
- 5 litre (diesel) engine whose performance is still not stated
- These capable engines will be able to power this SUV past its competitors with utmost ease.
2017 Ford Bronco Exterior and Interior
The 2017 Ford Bronco is expected to bear resemblance to the current Ford F 150 model, but will acquire stylish new exterior design and robust body work. Some of our trusted sources have indicated that this model might be based on Atlas platform. It will sport rather large sized fenders, bumpers and LED headlights. It will also have a wide variety of colour options to choose from. There are also rumours that telescopic mirrors may be featured in this vehicle and large windshield that can be dimmed when required. It will also have alloy wheels that are bound to look outstanding when in motion, yet the size is unknown.
Interior of 2017 Ford Bronco will be elegant and fashionable as per demands of the car’s long time fans. It will feature large enough cabin to comfortably seat five passengers. Seats will likely be upholstered with fine quality leather along with the option be to readjusted to suit passenger’s comfort desire.
Electronic equipments have been packed in enough quantities to make this car stand its ground. It will come with advanced connectivity solutions such as Bluetooth along with other necessary safety features such as passenger airbags, traction control and towing assistance and hill start assistance. Ford is keeping no stone unturned to ensure that buyers have all that they need to make every ride a comfortable and joyous experience.
2017 Ford Bronco Price and Release Date
It should take a while till we get our hands on official information, but till then all we are left with are speculative details. The 2017 Ford Bronco is expected to be launched in the middle part of 2016 with a price tag ranging from $25,000- $30,000. It will compete with other SUVs like Jeep Wrangler, Toyota 4Runner and Mitsubishi Montero.