2016 Ford Bronco

The production of the 2016 Ford Bronco is still uncertain, since Ford keeps info about popular SUV in secret. In its production Bronco had two eras, first when it was produced as mid-size SUV, and second when Ford presented it as a full-size SUV. Although Ford tried to compensate the defiance of Bronco with models such as Expedition and Escape, people worldwide continue to look for a Bronco model. This forced American producer to start to think about the re-production of this model.

2016 Ford Bronco Front

 2016 Ford Bronco news

Ford Bronco Concept was revealed at the 2004 New York Auto Show and rumors about continuation of production started rapidly. Since then, customers all over the world expected it to come out, but looks like we will finally see that moment. 1st April joke additionally interested everyone about the model, and Ford officials had a chance to see how people react to the news. 2016 Ford Bronco should be built on the Ford CD2 platform, and designed to fit its recognizable style and proportions.

As a classic off-roader, 2016 Ford Bronco would be the only classic SUV from Ford’s line-up that is designed and engineered for off-road drive primarily. Beside Bronco, American auto producer offers only F-150, which is truck-based vehicle. Bronco would present pure refreshment in that area.

Interior will be made of quality materials, but Ford will keep it simple, in order to keep 2016 Bronco apart from other SUVs from its line up and to make it more rugged than regular SUVs.

2016 Ford Bronco Side

2016 Ford Bronco performance

Couple of engine choices is mentioned when it comes to 2016 Ford Bronco. Power units that are in game for the new Bronco are 3.5-liter Ecoboost V6, 5.0-liter Coyote V-8 and the 4.5-liter turbo diesel V6 engine. 3.5-liter V6 is placed under the hood of Ford F-150 Tremor and it delivers 365 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque. 5.0-liter Coyote V-8 produces 360 hp and 380 lb-ft of torque. Diesel power unit delivers 200 hp and 440 lb-ft of torque.

Both 2WD and 4WD will be available while transmission choices will be between 6-speed automatic and 6-speed SelectShift automatic.

Performance of the 2016 Bronco will be additionally enhanced with latest technologies and with drive modes which will be useful during the adventurous ride.

2016 Ford Bronco Rear

2016 Ford Bronco competition

Not very competitive field gives the 2016 Ford Bronco chance to shine and to stand out with its design and features. Its closes rivals are Jeep Wrangler, Mitsubishi Montero, Nissan Pathfinder and Toyota 4Runner. However all its rivals have outstanding off-road capabilities, so we are left to see whether Ford can deal with these off-roadsters.

2016 Ford Bronco price and release

We don’t expect new Ford Bronco to appear on the market before 2016. It will probably be released during the summer, same year, if something doesn’t change this plans, as it usually happens. Price of the new Bronco will start around $25,000-$30,000.

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