Tailgate swing mount is a serious pain in the ass if you have to use your tailgate regularly on a daily basis.
the only way an OEM would do this is if there was a horizontal opening door a la defender and land cruiser prado
these people grind my gears. The defender does everything their body on frame truck does, and does it better, more efficiently, and more comfortably. Those trucks, yes the defender is a truck, have insane capability that body on frame die hard truck people mostly can’t afford to buy and are to...
What are the technical differences between the suspension systems? It appears to have “unique coil springs” and “unique cast knuckle”
also ford doesn’t provide ground clearance numbers for the badlands without The optional 29 inch tires. Does anyone know the clearance without them?
do you have a black badlands? I’ve seen one a few times in north county.
I have an Area 51 big bend and live in north county San Diego also.
keen to do some trails. I’ve been out to anza borrego, East county, and around Palomar mountain
I have zero desire for a manual ever again with the exception of a weekend car.
the bronco sport is not suited at all to a manual and it is not a particularly fun vehicle to drive. MPG would plummet and automatic cruise functions and safety systems wouldn’t work.
on top of this I live in...
I’ve have taken my big bend off road twice.
the car is off road capable but it’s not a body on frame truck and won’t perform to that level. It’s a light to moderate off roader. More than a soft roader and less than a dedicated vehicle.
it performs really good for what it is