Does Ford have manual transmission vehicles for 2021?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs, Ford on Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021 at 11:57 am
2021 Ford Bronco with a sunset background

Manual transmission Ford vehicles for 2021  

The pleasures of manual transmissions are unmatched even today. Don’t we all just absolutely love them? Cars and trucks with manual shifters, sadly, are rapidly becoming obsolete. This isn’t a new trend, but it’s growing in popularity with each new model. Only a few new cars and trucks come equipped with “standard shift” as a standard feature. Although the manual transmission’s future appears to be gloomy, there are still a few dissenters. So, does Ford have any manual automobiles for the 2021 model year? Learn everything you need to know about manual transmission Ford vehicles for 2021 by reading this blog by Third Coast Auto Group. Following that, you can look through our new Ford inventory in Austin, TX.  

What is a stick shift?  

Vehicles with a manual or conventional gearbox are known as stick shifts. As they speed and decelerate, the driver switches gears manually with a stick shift. A linkage connects this shift lever to the transmission, which is positioned on the center console. A manual transmission requires a clutch pedal, which is located to the left of the brake pedal, in addition to a stick shift. When the clutch pedal is depressed, the clutch mechanism between the engine and the gearbox is disengaged. Power is shut off from the engine to the transmission when you press down on the clutch pedal. This enables you to shift gears.  

2021 Ford Bronco rear profile
2021 Ford Bronco off-roading

Manual Transmission Ford vehicles in Austin, TX   

The 2.3-liter 4-cylinder engine produces 300 HP and 325 lb-ft of torque, comes with a manual transmission. There are estimated to be roughly 18,700 Ford Bronco SUVs with a third pedal on the trail in 2021, with a stick-shift accounting for 15% of overall Bronco orders. The fact that the 2021 Ford Bronco had a 7-speed manual transmission attracted the curiosity of off-road enthusiasts right away.  

You can reach out to us if you want to learn more about Ford’s manual gearbox automobiles. Third Coast Auto Group’s team of professionals will be pleased to assist you. Additionally, if you live in or around Austin, TX, you can schedule a test drive with us. We look forward to seeing you soon!  

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