2021 Ford Bronco Towing Capacity

December 14th, 2020 by

2021 Ford Bronco parked in the sand
The 2021 Ford Bronco’s towing capacity always tops out at 3,500 pounds, no matter which of its two engines you select to fuel your adventures. If you’d like to experience this model’s towing capabilities for yourself, you’ll need to opt for the Ford Bronco tow package — the Class II Trailer Tow Package — which includes useful safety features such as Trailer Sway Control.

Ready to take a closer look at the new Ford Bronco towing capacity and performance specs? We’ve covered everything you need to know about the capabilities of the two-door and four-door Bronco variants. We’ll even take a look at the smaller Ford Bronco Sport to round things out!

2021 Ford Bronco Towing: Engines and Performance

When the Ford Bronco SUV’s engines, transmissions, and body styles are all taken into account, you’ll have six basic configurations to consider. You’ll also need to select your preferred trim level, but we’ll leave that challenge for another day.

For now, it’s enough to note that each of the basic configurations is capable of reaching the maximum 2021 Ford Bronco towing capacity:

2.3L EcoBoost® (Standard on 2-Door & 4-Door)

  • 270 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque
  • Offered with a 7-Speed Manual or a 10-Speed Automatic
  • 4×4 comes standard
  • Turbocharged, with direct injection

2.7L EcoBoost® (Available on 2-Door & 4-Door)

  • 310 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque
  • Offered with a 10-Speed Automatic
  • 4×4 comes standard
  • Turbocharged, with direct injection

Ford Bronco Towing Features

With 3,500 pounds of towing capacity, you can tow pop-up camping trailers, sporting equipment, ATVs, small trailers loaded with cargo, and so much more. What’s more, since every Ford Bronco comes standard with or offers the following features, you can go anywhere you need to go with confidence:

  • Independent HOSS front suspension system
  • Solid five-link HOSS rear suspension system
  • AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control™ )
  • Ground clearance of 8.4 inches (Base) to 11.6 inches (with 35-inch tires)
  • Electronic Shift-on-the-Fly (ESOF) Two-Speed Transfer Case for part-time 4WD
  • Two-Speed Electromechanical Transfer Case (EMTC) for active 4WD
  • Neutral, 4H, and 4L driving modes with ESOF
  • Neutral, 2H, and 4H driving modes with EMTC
2021 Ford Bronco models off-roading

What About the 2021 Bronco Sport’s Towing Capacity?

The 2021 Ford Bronco Sport is a smaller unibody variant of the latest Bronco. It comes standard with a 1.5L EcoBoost® engine that delivers a maximum towing capacity of 2,000 pounds. Of course, there’s also a 2.0L EcoBoost® engine that pushes your maximum a little higher, up to 2,200 pounds. With either, you’ll still need to opt for the Class II Trailer Tow Package in order to make the most of your power.

Experience the New Ford Bronco at Badger Truck & Auto Group

We know that the 2021 Ford Bronco towing capacity is impressive because Chicago and drivers are lining up to see what it can do! Of course, ample power is just one of the reasons that this new SUV is attracting so much attention. Start exploring our new Ford inventory to find your Ford Bronco or Ford Bronco Sport today; your test drive could be just a few clicks away!

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