What are the Engine and Performance Features of the 2023 Ford Bronco® Sport?

Performance Specs of the 2023 Ford Bronco® Sport  

If you want to drive a crossover SUV that can tackle rough terrains and look stylish, then the 2023 Ford Bronco® Sport is for you. The smaller version of the larger Bronco SUV, the 2023 Bronco® Sport is more capable at off-roading than most rivals. Its spacious cabin can accommodate all your outdoor adventure essentials while providing ultimate comfort throughout your journeys. It is wonderful for weekend off-the-grid trips and perfect for daily city commutes. Keep reading this blog by Akins Ford in Winder, GA, to explore the performance specs of the 2023 Ford Bronco® Sport.

Engine Elements & Power

To empower your adventurous trips in every way possible, the 2023 Bronco® Sport SUV comes in six unique trims – Base, Big Bend®, Heritage, Outer Banks®, Badlands®, and Heritage Limited. The unique trims – Heritage Edition and Heritage Limited Edition, are vintage-inspired utility models that offer more capability than expected. All the trims come with an all-wheel drive, G.O.A.T. Modes™ (Goes Over Any Terrain), and a HOSS suspension system. The base powertrain comes powered by a 1.5-liter three-cylinder turbocharged engine that generates 181 horsepower. However, a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbo engine producing 245 hp is also offered. Both these engines come with an eight-speed automatic transmission system, but the more powerful engine offers steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters and improved cooling components.  

Read More: Explore the Heritage Editions of Ford Bronco® and Bronco Sport™

Towing Capacity & Fuel Efficiency

With great off-roading power, the 2023 Ford Bronco® Sport SUV can tow approximately 2000 to 2200 pounds. The Badlands trim has many special features. It features an Advanced 4×4 twin-clutch rear-drive system with a differential lock. It also offers components like a 1.0-inch suspension boost, sturdier shock absorbers, Ford Trail Control™, and all-terrain tires on 17-inch wheels. This sporty crossover SUV is also a very efficient vehicle offering excellent fuel economy ratings. The Bronco Sport trims with a three-cylinder engine achieve an EPA estimated rating of 25 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. In contrast, the trims with a four-cylinder engine achieve a rating of 21 mpg city and 26 mpg highway.


Want to explore this sporty crossover SUV? Visit us at the Akins Ford DJCR in Winder, GA, or contact us to schedule a test drive.

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