2017 Ford Bronco price, engine, release date – After a 20 year pause, the appearance of the new Bronco models is not just a myth anymore. Just like the F-150 model, the new Bronco is going to be built on the Atlas platform. Since it is still in the development stage, the new Ford Bronco 2017 will be presented in mid 2016 as the 2017 model.
2017 Ford Bronco news
The outside appearance will most likely combine the design solutions of other new Ford SUV models and it will be much different from the 2004 concept. Most of its features, the new 2017 Ford Bronco will inherit from the latest F-150 model. It will have a massive chrome grille, giving it a strong attitude, while the 2-pairs of LED headlights and advanced fog lights will be added for better visibility in all conditions.
As far as the interior goes, it will come with the latest high end technology features. The upholstery will be done with high quality and luxury materials, while the cabin will be more roomy and able to take in up to 5 adult passengers, and provide them comfort in both road and off-road rides. The dashboard will have a modern design and equipped with SAT-NAV/Infotainment system with a huge touchscreen. The new 2017 Ford Bronco will provide a huge amount of cargo space, enough for luggage and other additional equipment.
Ford Bronco 2017 engine specs
According to some rumors, under the hood, the new Ford Bronco 2017 will be offered with 3 engines in its lineup. The 4.7-liter 6-cylinder power stroke engine, capable of generating 330 horsepower and 645 lb-feet of torque, the 5.0-liter 8-cylinder coyote petrol engine which will be able to deliver 420 horsepower, and the massive 5.8-liter 8-cylinder supercharged engine, that is similar to the one found in the Shelby GT500 and it is capable of pumping out up to 662 horsepower and 631 lb-feet of torque. As far as the transmission goes, a 6R 140, 6-speed automatic transmission will be teamed up with the lower engine trims, or the powerful ZT-6 transmission, while the 6-speed manual gearbox will be paired up with the more powerful engines.
2017 Ford Bronco price and release date
As far as the price is concerned, the new Ford Bronco 2017 is expected to come with a price similar to Ford Raptor’s, since both models have been inspired by the Atlas model. When it comes to the 2017 Ford Bronco release date, some rumors say that it ought to be available for sale by the end of 2016 as a 2017 year model.