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2021 Ford Bronco vs. 2021 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Review

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2021 Ford
Bronco

MSRP*: $28,500 to $61,110
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2021 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited

MSRP*: $39,770 to $74,795
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Invoice* $28,073 to $58,971 $37,539 to $69,390
MPG - City 18 - 20 MPG 13 - 22 MPG
MPG - Hwy 17 - 22 MPG 17 - 29 MPG
Seating Capacity 4 - 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 52.3 - 83.0 ft3 67.4 - 72.4 ft3
Engine 315-hp, 2.7-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 260-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel), 470-hp, 6.4-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 10-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Horsepower 275 - 315 hp 270 - 470 hp
Towing Capacity 3,340 - 3,500 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 173.7 - 189.4 in 188.4 in
Exterior Width 75.9 - 79.3 in 73.8 in
Leg Room Front 43.1 in
Rear 35.7 - 36.3 in
Front 40.8 - 41.2 in
Rear 38.2 - 38.3 in
Head Room Front 40.8 - 43.3 in
Rear 39.8 - 41.1 in
Front 40.7 - 40.8 in
Rear 40.2 - 40.3 in
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited than in the Ford Bronco, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Ford Bronco will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Convenience
With the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Ford Bronco, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Ford Bronco or the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Ford Bronco and the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Bronco is much wider than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Ford Bronco, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Ford Bronco will do just as well as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, since they have about the same towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Ford Bronco and the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Ford Bronco transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Utility
The Ford Bronco has less seating than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, making the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Ford Bronco has significantly less cargo capacity than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Warranty
The Ford Bronco comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.