2021 Ford Bronco Will Make More Power Than Expected
Newly official figures rate the turbo-four at 300 hp and the V6 at 330 hp.
1. Ford has released official power figures for the 2021 Bronco, which will go on sale this summer.
2. The base 2.3 L turbo 4-cylinder now produces 300 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque, and the 2.7 L V6 puts out 330 hp and 415 lb-ft of torque.
3. Those are increases of 30 horses for the turbo-four and 20 hp for the V6 over initial expectations.
Ford has announced that the 2021 Ford Bronco will produce more power than initially expected. In a newly released spec sheet, power output is noted to be higher by 20-30 horsepower and 5-15 lb-ft of torque, depending on the powertrain. These numbers are based on Broncos using premium fuel, and doesn't apply to those running regular 87 octane gasoline, for which figures are listed below.
The 2021 Bronco's base 2.3 L turbocharged inline-four will now produce 300 horsepower and 325 lb-ft of torque, up from an initial estimate of 270 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque. The larger 2.7 L twin-turbocharged V6, on the other hand, is now rated at 330 horsepower and 415 lb-ft of torque, up from 310 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque. Transmission options remain the same, with a 7-speed manual obtainable on 2.3 L-equipped models and an automatic fitted on V6 variants.
According to Ford, Broncos running regular 87 octane fuel will put out 275 horsepower and 315 lb-ft of torque for the 2.3 L, and 315 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque for the 2.7 L.