Thinking about buying a new Ford Bronco? This popular SUV has proven to be a reliable vehicle for many people over the years. With multiple trim levels and plenty of customizable features, the new 2021 Ford Bronco is an excellent new SUV choice. For those of you wanting a little luxury in your life, you may be wondering if the Ford Bronco comes with leather seats. We looked into this topic to find the answers you need.
The 2021 Ford Bronco has seven trim levels. Each one comes with different options and customizable packages. Here are the new trim levels and their seat upholstery options:
- Base Model: Cloth seating default with no leather option
- Big Bend: Cloth seating default with no leather option
- Black Diamond: Marine grade vinyl seating (vegan leather) default
- Outer Banks: Cloth seating default with leather seat option
- Wildtrak: Cloth seating default with leather seat option
- Badlands: Marine grade vinyl seating default with leather seat option
- First Edition: Leather seating default
As you can see, genuine leather seats are available in the Outer Banks, Wildtrak, Badlands, and First Edition Ford Bronco trim levels.
You probably still have some questions about the Bronco. In this guide, we will talk more about leather seats and other Ford Bronco interior specs. Without further ado, let's get into it!
Ford Bronco Seating By Trim Level
The Ford Bronco is back and better than ever with the new 2021 edition. This SUV is built for the countless adventures you want to take it on. With over 200 customizable features, you can design your dream vehicle. Let's take a look at the different seating features available in each Ford Bronco trim level.
The Ford Bronco Base Model is only available with cloth seats. These seats are automatically colored dark space gray with black onyx.
Both the driver and passenger seats have six manually controlled positions available. The second-row seating has a 60/40 split fold-down option in the four-door Base and a 50/50 split in the two-door Base. This helps with transporting large items and makes for more space in your vehicle.
If you want to know about more SUVs with fold-down seats, read this post: What SUVs Have Fold Flat Seat That Fold Into The Floor?
The standard option for the Big Bend Ford Bronco is cloth seats. It comes with two color choices. First, there is dark space gray with black onyx like the base model. The other color possibility is medium sandstone with black onyx.
The driver and front passenger seats are also six-way manually controlled bucket seats. And, the second-row seating system is the same as the base model too.
Does The Ford Bronco Big Bend Have Leather Seats?
Unfortunately, no, the Ford Bronco Big Bend does not have leather seats. As mentioned above, the standard (and only) seating option is cloth fabric. If you want leather seats, there are other Ford Bronco trim levels with leather seats available.
Aierxuan Car Seat Cover Set
Here is a vegan leather car seat cover set. If you really want leather seats in your Big Bend, you can always buy something like this to cover the standard cloth seats.
Here is another seat cover option. It is genuine leather material and comes in five color options. You can choose your favorite for your Ford Bronco Big Bend.
The only seating material option for the Black Diamond is marine-grade vinyl. This is a type of faux (vegan) leather. It automatically comes in dark space gray with black onyx. There is no other color option.
The driver and front passenger seats are bucket seats with six manually controlled positions available. The second-row seats recline 60/40 in the four-door Black Diamond, and the recline is 50/50 in the two-door model.
The Ford Bronco Outer Banks has a cloth seating default option, but you can upgrade to leather seats. Both the cloth and leather seats come with the same two color options. The first choice is dark space gray with navy pier. The second choice is roast with black onyx.
The seating features in the cloth seat models and the two-door leather seat model are the same as the above three Ford Bronco models. However, the four-door Outer Banks with leather seats has a few extra features. The driver seat is a bucket seat with 10 power-controlled positions. The passenger seat is also a bucket seat but with eight power-controlled positions. The second-row seats recline in a 60/40 split, and they have armrests with two beverage holders.
Many Ford Bronco fans also like Jeep Wranglers. If you are wondering about the seating option in Wranglers, check out this post: What Jeep Wrangler Has Leather Seats? [Trim Level Explored]
The Wildtrak automatically comes with cloth seats, but there is a leather seat option available. Both seat materials only come in one color, medium sandstone with black onyx.
The cloth seat model comes with bucket front and passenger seats that have manually controlled position options. The second-row seats of this model recline 60/40 in the four-door model, and they recline 5o/5o in the two-door version. In the leather-seat Wildtrak, the driver and front passenger seats are also bucket style. The four-door model's front seats have power controls to change their positions, while the two-door seats move manually.
The default seat material in the Ford Bronco Badlands is marine-grade vinyl. This faux leather material can be upgraded to genuine leather if you want. Both the faux and real leather seats come in black onyx. There are no other color options.
The vinyl seat model comes with manually controlled bucket seats in the front. The second row of seats reclines all the way down for a flat fold. The leather seat version with two doors has the same features as the vinyl seats. However, the four-door leather seat Badlands has power-controlled front seats, and the backseat has armrests with cup holders. This second row of seating also has a 60/40 fold.
The default and only seat material option in the First Edition Ford Bronco trim is leather. These leather seats can either be dark space gray with navy pier or black onyx. You get to choose.
The rest of the seat features are the same as the leather seats in the other Ford Bronco trim levels. Both the driver and passenger seats are bucket seats. They are manually controlled in the two-door version and power operated in the four-door version. The back seats fold 50/50 in the two-door and fold 60/40 in the four-door. The four-door backseat also has armrests and beverage holders.
Does The 2021 Bronco Have Heated Seats?
Yes, all seating options in every 2021 Ford Bronco trim level automatically come with heated seats. No matter what trim or interior option you choose, it is the default option.
What Is Bronco High Package?
The Bronco High Package is an upgrade option available in the 2021 Outer Banks, Badlands, and Wildtrak trim levels. It includes every feature of the standard and mid package plus:
- Center-stack touchscreen (12 inches)
- 360-degree view camera
- Sound-deading materials
- Forward sensing system
- Sideview mirror approach lamps
- Sideview mirror spotlights
The high package is also the default option for the First Edition Ford Bronco.
How Much Does A Bronco With Leather Seats Cost?
The final price of a Ford Bronco with leather seats depends on the trim level. For the Outer Banks, Badlands, and Wildtrak trim levels, upgrading to leather seats adds a sum of $2,195 to the final price of your SUV. Since leather seats are the default option in the First Edition Ford Bronco, they do not increase the final price. Here are the following total costs of the Ford Bronco trim levels that can have leather seats:
- Outer Banks: $43,290
- Badlands: $47,925
- Wildtrak: $51,315
- First Edition: $59,055
Remember, this is the price if the only upgraded feature was leather seats. If any other features are added, the price will increase.
How To Care For The Bronco Leather Seats
To keep your Ford Bronco leather seats looking brand new, you need to take proper care of them. Follow the next steps, and you can have a fresh looking interior:
- Vacuum the seats.
- Apply leather cleaner — make sure to always spot test first and follow the directions on the package.
- Use a microfiber cloth to dry the seats.
- Apply a leather conditioner — remember to spot test and follow the directions on the package.
- Use a different microfiber cloth to wipe dry.
If you do this three or four times a year, you can extend the life of your leather seats and keep your Ford Bronco looking fresh.
If you are interested in learning how to condition leather naturally, read this post: How To Condition Leather Car Seats Naturally
Upgrade To Leather In Your Ford Bronco
Leather seats add a touch of luxury to any vehicle. Luckily, there are plenty of leather seat options available in the new 2021 Ford Bronco. Now that you know all about your choices, building your perfect SUV should be easy.