The Ford Bronco vs. Ford Bronco Sport
The Ford Bronco is back. But it’s not the only advanced off-roading SUV in the Ford lineup. The Ford Bronco Sport is also a brand-new vehicle for 2021. Check out the Ford Bronco vs. Ford Bronco Sport to see how they compare:
Power and Drivetrain
The Ford Bronco comes with a turbocharged 2.3-liter engine that produces 270 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque. There’s also a twin-turbocharged 2.7-liter V6 that generates 310 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque.
A 10-speed automatic transmission comes standard, but you opt for a 7-speed manual in the base trim. Four-wheel drive is standard.
The Ford Bronco Sport has a 1.5-liter turbocharged 3-cylinder engine that puts out 181 horsepower and 190 lb-ft of torque. The other engine option is a 2.0-liter turbocharged configuration with 250 horsepower and 277 lb-ft of torque.
An 8-speed automatic transmission is standard with either engine, and all-wheel drive comes standard.
When it comes to off-road capability, few can match the Ford Bronco. In addition to that four-wheel drive, it can come with many features that will help you explore some rugged terrain.
These include long-travel dampers, beadlock-capable wheels, electronic locking front and rear differentials, and 35-inch mud-terrain tires.
The Ford Bronco Sport also has some nice off-road chops. It comes standard with multiple skid plates, tow hooks, and a locking rear differential can be added.
The Ford Bronco is chock full of tech. Every model comes with an infotainment system with an 8-inch touchscreen, satellite radio, wireless Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™, a 6-speaker stereo, and USB ports.
The Ford Bronco Sport also comes with an 8-inch touchscreen, a 6-speaker stereo, and USB ports. You’ll also get Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™, but none of the wireless variety.
Basically, both models are capable off-road-ready SUVs, but the Ford Bronco Sport offers a lighter alternative. Want to check out both models? Come down to Woodhouse Ford of Blair to take some test drives.