Ford’s off-road driving faculty now open to all

Ford is opening its Bronco Off-Roadeo to most people, permitting anybody to get behind the wheel of a Bronco SUV and be taught some off-roading abilities.

Introduced in 2021, the Bronco Off-Roadeo was beforehand accessible solely to homeowners of the current-generation Ford Bronco and Bronco Sport. Ford is now including a four-hour course for non-Bronco homeowners at Bronco Off-Roadeo places in Nevada, Texas, and Utah.

One distinction is that non-Bronco homeowners should pay for entry. Costs begin at $795 per automobile, together with a driver and as much as three company. House owners of any 2021 or newer Bronco, 2022 or newer Bronco Raptor, 2021 or 2022 Bronco Sport Badlands or First Version, or 2023 or newer Bronco Sport nonetheless get in without cost. All contributors have to cowl resort and journey prices, nevertheless.

Ford will present a Bronco for attendees to drive on what the automaker guarantees are difficult off-road trails, together with hands-on teaching, serving to to indicate off the Bronco to individuals who do not already personal one.


Ford Bronco Off-Roadeo

Ford Bronco Off-Roadeo

The course for non-Bronco homeowners is proscribed to 4 hours, whereas these with a Bronco at dwelling can join a day-and-a-half course. It ought to cowl a lot of the bottom although, together with tutorials on the Bronco’s off-road tech options like Path Management, the Terrain Administration System, and the G.O.A.T. driving modes, plus off-roading fundamentals.

Ford can be working driving faculties for homeowners of a few of its different efficiency fashions, together with an ST SUV Expertise for Edge ST and Explorer ST homeowners, with places in Utah and North Carolina. There’s additionally an F-150 Raptor Assault Expertise at on the Ford Efficiency Racing Faculty in Utah, and a Darkish Horse Monitor Assault for Mustang Darkish Horse homeowners at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Harmony, North Carolina.