Ford Bronco was first constructed in 1966. Since then, this car has grown to become a legendary SUV. It has competed with very popular models like the Jeep SJ and other renowned cars. Unfortunately in 1994, its’ manufacturers had some trouble with law enforcers which resulted to a discontinuation of the Ford Bronco. Some years later, this car was promoted at an Auto Show in Chicago, but its production failed to take place. Today, rumors are circulating about its expected production as a 2016 Ford Bronco, twenty years after the discontinuation of the old version. Although people are relying on rumors, there are high expectations that the 2016 Ford Bronco is ready to appear any time from 2015.
2016 FORD BRONCO: EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
The old model’s exterior was similar to that of the Ford F 150. These two cars had a similar front, body and wheels. Their rear was the only part which looked different. The 2016 Ford Bronco is therefore expected to come with a similar exterior to that of the current F 150. In that case, it will acquire a stylish design with solid parts and great features. Some sources claim that the 2016 Ford Bronco will be based on Atlas platform. There are high expectations that this car will acquire massive fenders and bumpers in addition to dynamic high quality LED headlights. Also, 2016 Ford Branco exterior colors will be first-class. Telescopic mirrors are also rumored to appear in this car. Its rear door will come with a large windshield which can be dimmed if need be. On its roof, it will come with durable roof racks. Allow wheels will also feature in this car but their size is still unknown.
2016 Ford Bronco interior will also be fashionable and attractive too. The cabin space will be large enough to accommodate five passengers conveniently. Its seats are expected to be covered with high quality leather and the user will have an option to adjust them in several ways. Its cabin will also be equipped with various control features to suite this outdoor vehicle. There will be connectivity features which include Bluetooth, which will enable the user to stay in touch with others. Safety features will also be available in the2016 Ford Bronco. They include passenger airbags, engine immobilizer, hill start assistance, traction control and towing assistance among others.
2016 FORD BRONCO: ENGINE AND FUEL ECONOMY
When it comes to its engine, the new 2016 Ford Bronco is expected to come with three engine options if it ever appears in the U.S market. These three engines are two gasoline and one diesel engine. They will be combined with a six speed manual and automatic transmission. The two expected gasoline engines are likely to be borrowed from the F 150 full size pick-up. If this is the case, one of the engines will be a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 twin turbo engine which generates 365 horsepower at 5000 rpm and 420 lb-ft f torque at 2500 rpm. The second gasoline engine is likely to be a 5.0-liter V8 which produces a maximum of 360 horsepower at 5500 rpm and 380 pound-ft at 4250 rpm. In regard to the third anticipated engine option which is rumored to be a 4.5-liter diesel engine, it will be influenced by the market demand.
2016 Ford Bronco: Release Date and Price
Information about its price is not yet set. Nevertheless, Ford enthusiasts are expecting to see prices similar to those of F 150 SVT Raptor since the 2016 Ford Bronco is being built in the same concept. This 2016 Ford Bronco is likely to be launched in summer 2015 as a 2016 year model.