Ford Bronco | Five Star Ford of Dallas, TX

Whether you’re an off-roading enthusiast or a weekend warrior, you need a ride that can keep up with your everyday adventures. Both the 2021 Ford Bronco and the Bronco Sport are viable options. How do you which one will suit you best, though?

To help you decide, our team at Five Star Ford Dallas created this Ford Bronco vs. Bronco Sport comparison. Drivers like you throughout the Dallas, Plano, and Richardson, TX, areas can feel free to contact us with any questions!

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2021 Ford Bronco vs Bronco Sport: Design & Configurations

The biggest difference between these two models is size. The Ford Bronco offers two configurations, including a 2-door and a 4-door, while the Ford Bronco Sport features a 4-door configuration. Each one offers the following capacities and interior volume:

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Ford Bronco Sport

Seating Capacity

4 or 5


Passenger Volume (2-door/4-door)

99 cubic feet/103.7 cubic feet

105.7 cubic feet

Maximum Cargo Volume (2-door/4-door)

52.3 cubic feet/77.6 cubic feet

65.2 cubic feet

Depending on your priorities, either model may be a better fit for you. You’ll also have a removable top and doors in the Ford Bronco, which makes it easy to connect fully with the natural world.

Ford Bronco vs Bronco Sport: Engines, Towing & CargoNew Ford Bronco

The Ford Bronco offers two potent engine options, including a 2.3L EcoBoost® engine and a 2.7L EcoBoost® engine. Certain configurations offer a 3,500-pound towing capacity with the right equipment. That’s enough to tow oversized toys like a:

The 2022 Ford Bronco Sport comes standard with a 1.5L EcoBoost® engine and offers an available 2.0L EcoBoost® engine. When properly configured and equipped with the available Class II Trailer Tow Package, the Ford Bronco Sport can tow up to 2,200 pounds.

Although the Ford Bronco Sport can tow slightly less than the Ford Bronco, it has a few features that enable you to bring extra gear. For example, it comes standard with a safari-style roof that can hold up to 150 pounds of cargo on it as you drive.

2021 Ford Bronco vs Bronco Sport: G.O.A.T. Modes™New Ford Bronco Sport

Both epic models also come standard with a Terrain Management System™ that includes five standard G.O.A.T. Modes™ (Goes Over Any Type of Terrain) modes, including Eco and Sand, as well as:

Along with these adaptable modes, you can upgrade with available Mud/Ruts and Rock Crawl modes in both the Ford Bronco and the Ford Bronco Sport. If you want to race across sand dunes, you can do so with the optional Baja mode offered on the 2021 Ford Bronco.


Ford Bronco vs Bronco Sport: Ford Co-Pilot360™ TechnologyFord Bronco vs Bronco Sport

To boost your senses and help you enjoy the open road, both the 2021 Ford Bronco and the Ford Bronco Sport offer plenty of supportive Ford Co-Pilot360™ Technology features too. With the Rear View Camera, you can check your surroundings before backing into a parking spot or pulling out of your driveway. A few of the other features include:

  • Lane-Keeping System
  • Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking
  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with Cross-Traffic Alert

By providing you with audio and visual alerts, these features raise your awareness and keep you focused. They can even intervene by applying corrective steering torque or braking in certain situations to avoid or mitigate a collision.


Decide on Your Next Ride: 2021 Ford Bronco or Ford Bronco Sport?

Ready to take the reins around Dallas, Plano, and Richardson, Texas? If so, contact us at Five Star Ford Dallas to schedule your Ford Bronco and Ford Bronco Sport test drives today!