As far as a true Jeep Wrangler competitor goes, this may just be it: Ford’s reimagined and no nonsense 2021 Bronco 2-door. In particular, the off-road oriented Wildtrak trim which gets the hefty Sasquatch package as standard, coupled with the optional 2.7L EcoBoost making 310-hp and 400 lb.-ft of torque.
While I’m not a hardcore off-roader mud-slinging on the weekends (I cut the lawn. And BBQ), one thing became clear after spending the day throwing the new Bronco Wildtrak into dirt and ruts: this machine is built for the people.
Ford has incorporated a great deal of 4×4 tech and capabilities into the Bronco 2- and 4-door models (check out our 2021 Bronco 4-door review here), making it easier for new off-roaders to hit the unpaved roads with confidence — with enough time to make it home to cut the lawn and BBQ.
Here are some of the 2021 Bronco Wildtrak’s standout off-road features. But first, a look at how the…