Great news, fellow gear heads. The great Ford has announced its plans to invest more than $700 million to build the new 2017 Ford Bronco. Just like the F-150 model, the new 2017 Bronco will be built on the Atlas concept, and will be manufactured from lighter materials. It will be one such big car!
2017 Ford Bronco – Exterior and Interior Design
According to reports released by Ford, the outside appearance of this model will combine the design of other new Ford SUV vehicles; however, it will be much different from the 2004 concept. The new model will inherit most features of the latest F-150 series. The 2017 ford bronco SUV is expected to have massive chrome grille, giving it that strong attitude. Besides, it will have two pairs of LED headlights and well-structured advanced fog lights for better visibility in bad weather conditions.
As far as the interior design is concerned, the new model will make use of the most up-to-date technology features. The upholstery will be done with the most modern, high-quality materials while the cabin will be spacious enough to take in up to 5 passengers. The dashboard of 2017 Ford Bronco will be given a modern touch, equipped with classic SAT-NAV Infotainment system, with a relatively huge touchscreen. In addition, the model will include a huge cargo space, enough for equipment or luggage.
2017 Ford Bronco- Engine Specifications
Following recent reports, the new 2017 Ford Bronco will come with three engines in its lineup. One is the 4.7-liter 6-cylinder power stroke engine that will be capable of producing a 330 horsepower and 645 Ib-feet of torque. Next will be a 5.0 liter, 8-cylinder coyote petrol engine capable of generating a 420 horsepower. Finally is the 5.8-liter, 8 cylinder supercharged engine, that will be capable of pumping out up to 660 hp and a 631 Ib of torque. It is worth to mention that, the petrol engine will use a lot more fuel as compared to the diesel engine; however, the engine will be faster on the road. As far as the transmission is concerned, the 6R 140, 6-speed automatic transmission will be combined with the powerful ZT-6 transmission or with the lower engine trims. On the other hand, the 6-speed manual gearbox will be teamed up with the more powerful engines.
2017 Ford Bronco – Price and Release Date
The certain cost of the 2017 Ford Bronco continues to be unfamiliar; however, it is expected that the price will be almost similar with the Ford Raptors since the Atlas model has inspired both vehicles. When it comes to the 2017 Bronco release date, rumors have it that, the vehicle will be made available either by the end of 2016 or in early 2017. From the description of this model, one can tell that the 2017 Bronco is one such a big and powerful vehicle. It is certain that many are waiting for the model with much zeal.