Ford has revealed how tested pre-production prototypes of the new Bronco. Frame SUV, which is scheduled to debut next spring, tested in the “High desert” – so informal name for the geographic area of southern California deserts in the Mojave and Colorado.
The future of Ford Bronco, is the sixth generation of the iconic Americans of the model will be built on the T6 platform with suspension double wishbone front and leaf springs at the rear. The same architecture is used for pick-up Ranger. It is expected that these similarities will not end there, the model will share the engine 2.3 EcoBoost, outstanding 271 horsepower (420 Nm) and combined with the 10-band gun.
However “Bronco” can get a more powerful unit. For example, the 2.7 V6 from the Ford F-150. This “byturbulence” with a capacity of 329 horsepower (542 Nm) indirectly confirmed by Brian Nowak, coordinator of off-road racing program, Ford Performance.
On the exterior the serial Bronco previously hinted prototype R Bronco built for Baja 1000 competition. Serial car had little in common – only the frame and part of the external body panels. Under the hood is an EcoBoost engine with two turbochargers, which, according to the representative of the brand, will appear on the product SUV.