2021 Ford Bronco Sport Trims: What Are the Differences?

2021 Red Ford Bronco Sport Parked in the Desert

After a 25 year hiatus, the iconic Ford Bronco has made its return to the spotlight, available in two different models: Bronco and Bronco Sport. Car enthusiasts everywhere are lusting over this sought-after SUV, and for good reason. In the following page, our team at Spirit Ford highlights the smaller 2021 Bronco Sport SUV. Continue reading to learn about the differences between the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport Base, Big Bend, Outer Banks, and Badlands trims. If you have any questions, feel free to give us a call at (734) 529-5521 or send us a message online.

Already know which Bronco Sport you want? Browse through our inventory to find your favorite Bronco Sport, then schedule a test drive at our dealership in Dundee, MI.

2021 Ford Bronco Sport Base

It may be the Base trim, but it’s anything but basic. Standard on every trim is powerful performance and maneuverability, on top of modern comfort and convenience. See the list below to learn more about the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport Base.

  • Starting MSRP: $26,820
  • 1.5L turbocharged EcoBoost® engine with auto start-stop technology 
  • Eight-speed automatic transmission
  • 4x4 system
  • 17-in. Sparkle Silver wheels
  • 225/65 R17 102H all-season A/S BSW tires
  • Ebony cloth seating
  • Front row bucket seats
  • Six-way manual driver and four-way manual passenger seats
  • Second row 60/40 split fold flat seating
  • SYNC® 3
  • AM/FM stereo with six speakers
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility
  • Base Equipment Group

2021 Ford Bronco Sport Big Bend

The 2021 Ford Bronco Sport Big Bend aims to go above and beyond your expectations. Includes specs from the Base, plus

  • Starting MSRP: $28,320
  • 17-in. Carbonized Gray-painted high gloss aluminum wheels
  • AM/FM stereo with SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Unique cloth seats with easy clean material
  • Available Ford Co-Pilot360™ Assist+
  • Available Class II Trailer Tow Package with trailer sway control
  • Big Bend™ Equipment Group
  • Available Big Bend™ Package
  • Available roof rack crossbars

2021 Ford Bronco Sport Outer Banks

Experience a drive like no other behind the wheel of the Outer Banks trim. Named after a line of islands on the coast of North Carolina, the Outer Banks trim embodies adventure and excitement. The 2021 Ford Bronco Sport Outer Banks includes most specs from the Big Bend, plus:

  • Starting MSRP: $32,320
  • 18-in. machined-face aluminum Ebony Black-painted wheels
  • 225/60 R18 A/S BSW tires
  • Remote start system
  • Leather-trimmed seats
  • Six-way power passenger leather seats
  • Heated and leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Reverse sensing system
  • Outer Banks™ Equipment Group
  • Available Outer Banks™ Package

2021 Ford Bronco Sport Badlands

Seek out the wilderness with the Badlands trim. Equipped for rugged terrain and off-road excitement, the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport Badlands is the pinnacle of off-road performance. Specs include:

  • Starting MSRP: $32,820
  • 2.0L turbocharged EcoBoost four-cylinder engine with auto start-stop technology and SelectShift® with paddle shifters
  • Eight-speed SelectShift automatic transmission
  • Advanced 4x4
  • Terrain Management System™ with seven G.O.A.T. Modes™
  • 17-in. Carbonized Gray-painted wheels with painted pockets
  • 225/65 R17 A/T tires
  • Metal bash plates
  • Front tow hooks
  • Unique black roof rack side rails
  • Rubberized flooring
  • Unique cloth seats
  • Badlands™ Equipment Group
  • Available Badlands™ Package

Performance & Capability

Experience unforgettable adventures when you drive the Ford Bronco Sport. Whether you’re navigating snowy Dundee roads or are out on an off-road journey, the Bronco Sport has the performance and capability you’re seeking. Every Bronco has G.O.A.T Modes that include Normal, Eco, Slippery, and Sand. The Badlands trim has three additional modes: Mud, Ruts, and Rock Crawl. The Badlands trim also has a twin-clutch rear drive unit and off-road suspension.

Engine Options

The 2021 Ford Bronco Sport is available with two impeccable EcoBoost engines. See the table below to learn more


1.5L EcoBoost Ti-VCT I3

2.0L EcoBoost Ti-VCT I4


181 HP

245 HP


190 lb.-ft. 

275 lb.-ft.


Eight-speed automatic

Eight-speed SelectShift automatic with paddle shifters

Trim Availability

Standard on Base, Big Bend, Outer Banks

Standard on Badlands


Stay connected on the go with the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport. Available technology on the Bronco Sport includes:

  • SYNC 3 
    • Apple CarPlay
    • Android Auto
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    • HD Radio™
    • Bluetooth™
  • B&O® sound system with ten speakers and subwoofer
  • Wireless phone charger
  • 12-volt power outlets

Interior Design

With a driver-centric cockpit and comfortable seating surfaces, the Bronco Sport is an SUV designed to impress. You’ll find ample cargo space and versatile seating to accommodate for extra cargo. Premium interior specs include heated seats, a heated steering wheel, and a moonroof.

2021 Ford Bronco Sport Inventory For Sale Near Me

Ready to get behind the wheel of the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport? Browse through our inventory at Spirit Ford to find your favorite Bronco Sport trim, then schedule a test drive at our dealership in Dundee, MI.

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