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  • The Lost Generation - The Greatest "What If?" in Bronco History
    August 25, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    The Lost Generation - The Greatest "What If?" in Bronco History

    In the history of every legendary vehicle, there are always a few "what if" moments that its fans tend to puzzle over -- even decades later. What if the company had expanded the lineup, introduced specific tech, or  had decided to change the model's direction? Would it have changed the model's history, or made the car better or more popular?

    In the case of the Ford Bronco, that specific "what if?" moment happened in 1971.

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  • The History And Evolution Of Ford Bronco Advertising
    August 12, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    The History And Evolution Of Ford Bronco Advertising

    Making a good car in itself doesn't always result in strong sales if its manufacturer didn't also invest in promotion. On the other hand, mediocre or outright bad cars have sometimes been snapped up like hot cakes, simply because a given brand's marketing experts did a far better than its engineers or designers. Here's a look at how advertising for the Ford Bronco has evolved over time, starting with the model's debut and finishing off with the newly released 2021 version. 

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  • Five Most Influential Broncos Ever Made
    July 30, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    Five Most Influential Broncos Ever Made

    Not all Bronco generations are of equal importance when it comes to leaving their mark on the collective consciousness. Some helped define the very concept of the SUV or introduced the characteristic boxy shape as the default design for any off-road vehicle. Others became a symbol of poor engineering and big business cover-ups, such as the ill-fated Bronco II. Here are the five most significant Bronco models ever made. 

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  • The Stillborn Bronco U260 Prototype Looks Amazingly Similar to the 2021 Bronco!
    June 10, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    The Stillborn Bronco U260 Prototype Looks Amazingly Similar to the 2021 Bronco!

    We at Bronco Bastards dedicate a lot of time to showcase to you all aspects of the Bronco saga. By now, we have covered Ford's models that preceded the appearance of the first-generation Bronco in late 1965, detailed evolution of Bronco through the years, and best known and most memorable Bronco concepts Ford ever put out. However, there is a small piece of the puzzle that not many people knew about, and it is called Bronco U260. Today, we will tell you more about Bronco that almost was.
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  • 8 of the Most Important Racing Broncos Ever Built
    June 4, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    8 of the Most Important Racing Broncos Ever Built

    Throughout its production, the Ford Bronco has been the favored foundation for countless conversions and has scored numerous wins in grueling off-road races worldwide. Its rough and ready mechanics, powerful engine options, and ready adaptation to modification well beyond original specifications make it a perfect weapon for desert battles. Here are the best, most successful, and most memorable Broncos from the racing world.
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  • Class of '66 - The Original Bronco's Competitors From Back In The Day
    May 14, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    Class of '66 - The Original Bronco's Competitors From Back In The Day

    The modern Bronco has only a few competitors, since nearly all the other current SUV models aren't actual off-road vehicles. What's very interesting is that the modern Bronco's competitors are almost invariably the same ones that the original model battled back when it was first introduced in 1966. We thought that a trip to the past would be appropriate, so that we can revisit some dear old Bronco enemies from the Class of '66.
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  • The Rare, Interesting and Cool Four-Door Broncos
    April 13, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    The Rare, Interesting and Cool Four-Door Broncos

    Interestingly, common knowledge might tel us that 2021 marks the first time Ford has offered four-door Bronco version. But is this true? Well, yes and no. Yes, because Ford never officially sold a four-door Bronco before the 2021 model year. No, since you could get one if you really wanted. Over the years, several companies sold them successfully all over America, and today, we'll tell you more about them.
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  • 14 Rarest Ford Broncos Ever Made!
    April 1, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    14 Rarest Ford Broncos Ever Made!

    With the recent rise in the value of classic off-road models on the collector car market, it looks like everybody wants an early, rust-free Bronco. Of course, the collector car world's high-rollers are looking for rare and unique models, so we felt that we should shed some light on such examples. In this article, we compiled a list of the top 14 rarest and most unique Broncos ever made. Some of these vehicles were made in single-digit numbers, and some are produced in the thousands, but all of them are unique and very desirable pieces of Bronco history and legend.
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  • Ranking Ford Bronco Generations According To Their Significance
    March 6, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    Ranking Ford Bronco Generations According To Their Significance

    It's incredible how car fans have remained connected with the Bronco, despite its absence from the market for a quarter of a century. When the Bronco left, SUVs were niche models, and sedans still ruled the market. When the new generation Bronco arrives, it will debut in a decidedly different car world, with SUVs now the most dominant car category and sedans nearly extinct.

    Since we're now drowning in a flood of pseudo-off-road models without any real capabilities, the new Bronco can't come soon enough to show the world what a true SUV is. Today, we'll rank the top five Bronco generations according to their significance. Even though we're fans of all 1966 to 1996 Broncos, not all have the same importance in the Bronco world. Here they are.

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