Having being in a break for 20 long years, Ford’s Iconic SVT Bronco is reportedly being prepared for release in the upcoming year. The 2016 Ford SVT Bronco is a pickup truck that will share its Atlas platform with F-150 and will come with a host of new designs along with technological improvements. Ford first teased its concept back in the year 2004, but now the original images have revealed that this vehicle has acquired a lot of significant changes that makes it so different than what it was shown.
2016 Ford SVT Bronco Exterior Visuals
The core architecture of 2016 Ford SVT Bronco is bold and unapologetic while at the same time being lighter in weight. This has been achieved by extensive usage of aluminum in the car’s body. On its front end, a large grille makes an appearance, carrying with it a look that signifies aggression. It will boast of LED lights for both its front and rear, have chrome outlined bumper, flat exhaust tips and dual taillights. The change in build design comes now that Ford has recognized how important fuel economy is to the people, thus making use of lightweightaluminum instead of steel. Overall dimensions will remain same but will gain more aerodynamic capacity.
2016 Ford SVT Bronco Interior Features
The interior of this vehicle will of course be modified and revamped to provide maximum comfort alongside high utility. Since the 2016 Ford SVT Bronco is being made for modern times, we expect a wide array of luxury and technology features to get featured as a bonus. There’s a chance that leather will be used to furnish its seats, plenty of cabin space is expected and along with it more room for cargo. This monster of a pickup truck will have a tremendous amount of towing capacity.
Technology enhancements inside of this truck are also worthy of mention. Even though the officials have not made any declarations yet, we can speculate as what to expect. Like all other next-generation pickup trucks, this too will come with a top notch Terrain control system that allows choosing drive modes according to terrain type. There will also be navigation, cruise control and safety features like airbags for all 5 of its passengers.
2016 Ford SVT Bronco Under the Hood
Just like most of the vehicle’s features, there is just not enough information regarding its powertrain as well. It is expected that this vehicle will come of offer in three different engine options, starting with:
A 5.0 liter 8-cylinder Coyote gasoline engine that will deliver 420 HP, this will be the unit available with the standard version.Optional 4.9 liter 6-cylinder diesel Powerstroke engine producing 330 HP and 390 lbs.-ft. of torque.
A rumored supercharged 5.8 liter 8-cylinder engine is developing 662 HP and 690 lbs.-ft. of torque. This engine is also found in the Mustang GT500.
These engine variants of 2016 Ford SVT Bronco are likely to be mated with a 6-speed auto transmission unit and come on all-wheel drive.
2016 Ford SVT Bronco Price and Release Date
The 2016 Ford Bronco SVT Raptor coming soon, is expected to go on sale sometime in the summer of 2016. As for its price, we have no information about the brackets. Expect this car to be on the higher end of the market.