As it became known, the new Ford Bronco will be officially released in China on January 29. The car is positioned as a medium-sized hardcore off-roader. The Ministry of Industry and Information Technologies earlier made public information about the novelty.
The Chinese Ford Bronco corresponds to the American original. But on its front grille there is additional inscription Ford, this car is produced by the joint venture JMC-Ford. The car is fitted with R17 AT tires from Goodyear. It is an off-roader with a hard roof, wide wheel arches, wide bumpers and large clearance. Dimensions of this model are 4825 x 2070 x 1990 mm with a wheelbase of 2950 mm.
The salon is equipped with the same gearbox selector, armrest, large touch screen and three-spoke steering wheel with branded badges as in the American version. Ford Bronco will be equipped with a 2.3-litre engine from Changan-Ford. Its power reaches 275 hp. at twisting moment 455 Nm. And this is the most significant difference from the American Bronco. In the US, under the hood of the entry-level Bronco is a 2.7-liter V6 at 315 hp. Such a decision was taken to reduce the price of Bronco. According to previous information, its initial configuration will cost from 41 300 dollars.
In China, Ford Bronco will compete with such off-roaders as Tank 300, Tank 400, BAIC BJ60, BYD Leopard 5 and others.