Ford Bronco Sport vs Ford Bronco in Saint Albans VT

Finding the Similarities and Differences Between the 2021 Ford Bronco and the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport

If you are looking for a new vehicle that you can take out on summer trips, the Ford Bronco and the Ford Bronco Sport should be your first thought. Both SUVs have plenty of space and exterior features to make your off-roading adventure more fun. These vehicles are very similar but have their differences that will make choosing which one to buy easier.

Engines & Trims

Since these vehicles are all about off-roading and towing, you need to be sure that the engine will have the power to get you all over Swanton. Both the Ford Bronco and the Ford Bronco Sport have two engine options for you to choose from. No matter which vehicle or engine you get, it will have the power you need it to have.

Ford Bronco

  • Base engine: 2.3L four-cylinder engine that puts out 270 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque
  • Optional: 2.7L V6 engine that puts out 310 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque

Ford Bronco Sport

The engine options on the Ford Bronco Sport depend on the trim level that you get.

  • Base, Big Bend, Out Banks: 1.5L I-3 engine with 181 horsepower and 190 pound-feet of torque
  • Bedlands, First Edition: 2.0L V4 engine with 250 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque

When properly equipped, the Ford Bronco can tow up to 3,500 pounds, while the Ford Bronco Sport can tow up to 2,200 pounds. Both vehicles have plenty of towing capacity to tow your RV or boat to the Missisquoi River.

Exterior Features

Both SUVs were made for the adventurer. Off-roading is easier with the standard 4x4 capability that adds traction to the tires to minimize slipping. Both vehicles have exterior features that allow it better off-roading capabilities. Higher trim levels on the Ford Bronco Sport have 8.8 inches of ground clearance, while the Ford Bronco has 11.6 inches of ground clearance on the two-door version. This makes it harder for any type of debris to scratch the underside of your vehicle while off-roading. Clear creek water near Milton, Franklin, and Enosburg Falls with 23.6 inches of water-fording capability on the Ford Bronco Sport and 33.5 inches on the Ford Bronco.

Both vehicles have G.O.A.T Modes™, otherwise known as Goes Over Any Type of Terrain. At the turn of a dial, you can transform your vehicle to take on whatever you come across.

The five standard G.O.A.T Modes™ include:

  • Sand
  • Slippery
  • Sport
  • Eco
  • Normal

Interior Features

Both vehicles have plenty of room for trips throughout Vermont and beyond.

The Ford Bronco can fit up to five people comfortably on the four-door body style but is standard at four passengers. If you get the two-door body style, the passenger volume maxes out at 99 cubic feet, but if you go with the four-door body style, the passenger volume bumps up to 108.2 cubic feet. Cargo space in the Ford Bronco also depends on the body style and seating configurations. In the two-door with all of the seats up, there is 23.6 cubic feet of cargo space, but if the seats are down, there is 52.3 cubic feet of cargo space. In the four-door, with all of the seats up, there is 35.6 cubic feet of cargo space, but that goes up to 77.6 cubic feet of cargo space when all of the seats are out.

The Ford Bronco Sport fits a standard of five passengers. This is because there is only one body style option on the Sport. The passenger volume on this smaller SUV maxes out at 105.7 cubic feet. This is still plenty of space for even your tall passengers to stretch out on trips out of Fairfax or Swanton. The Ford Bronco Sport offers 32.5 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats but maxes its space out at 65.2 cubic feet when the seats are out.

Test Drive a 2021 Ford Bronco or 2021 Ford Bronco Sport Today!

If either of these SUVs have piqued your interest, come in to take a test drive today! As you can see, both the 2021 Ford Bronco and the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport have many features that make it a fun vehicle for anyone. Just a 27-drive from Colchester, anyone at Bokan Ford in Saint Albans is here to help you figure out which one of these SUVs is right for you.

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