Over 50% of Bronco patrons have ticked the field for the Sasquatch Bundle, a $4,995 choice on the bottom mannequin that provides a excessive clearance suspension and mud-terrain tires, to call a couple of. 73% of patrons additionally opted for the four-door mannequin and 60% selected the V6 engine. Nonetheless, none of those numbers make us smile as a lot as the truth that so many Bronco patrons have chosen the guide gearbox.
It is encouraging information contemplating that Volkswagen appears to be making ready for the discontinuation of guide gearboxes from all its automobiles, and even the sporty new BMW 2 Collection has ditched the guide. The Bronco could also be a rugged SUV moderately than a fascinating sports activities automotive, nevertheless it’s doing its bit to maintain the stick shift alive.