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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 History of Ford's 4x4 Models Produced Before the 1966 Bronco
    May 6, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    The History of Ford's 4x4 Models Produced Before the 1966 Bronco

    Most fans of automotive history will tell you that the first 4x4 SUV Ford ever created was the 1966 Bronco and that the company hadn't been involved with all-terrain vehicles before that. However, this simply isn't true -- the fact is that Ford had long since produced several very important models that served as trailblazers, not just for Blue Oval but also for the off-road market as a whole.

     

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  • Why The ICON Is The Most Sought-After Restomod Bronco
    April 28, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    Why The ICON Is The Most Sought-After Restomod Bronco

    If you're an avid Bronco enthusiast, the name ICON probably means a lot to you. After all, this is the company that singlehandedly introduced the restomod concept to the classic car market and established its vision of what the perfect Bronco should look like. At first, ICON was criticized for its expensive approach, but once you fully understand Jonathan Ward’s vision and come to appreciate his meticulous attention to detail, you'll get why these cars cost as much as they do why they're worth every penny.
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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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  • The Checkered History Of Ford's First Compact SUV
    March 24, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    The Checkered History Of Ford's First Compact SUV

    Thirty years after the Bronco II was discontinued, Ford was back with another baby Bronco model – 2021 Bronco Sport – which is proving to be a worthy successor to the Bronco name and a continuation of the same compact SUV concept introduced in the early '80s. However, while the Bronco II idea was great in theory, its realization was far from ideal, and this little SUV developed big problems during its production. 
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  • Will Big Oly Bronco Be The First Million Dollar Classic SUV?
    March 19, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    Will Big Oly Bronco Be The First Million Dollar Classic SUV?

    There are few vehicles more iconic and more critical to the Bronco legend than  Big Oly Bronco. This custom-built racing machine was victorious in the early '70s and highly influential in the off-road racing community. It's soon destined to go on the block at the Mecum Indy auction in May of 2021, and the astronomical price it's likely to command will send pricing reverberations throughout the Collector Car community.
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  • 10 Essential Things You Need To Know About Classic Ford Broncos
    March 11, 2021 Vukasin Herbez

    10 Essential Things You Need To Know About Classic Ford Broncos

    Its reputation, design, and rugged charm has kept the Bronco relevant and in-demand even years after its production stopped with high prices reflecting its car history position. Thankfully, Ford decided to revive this proud nameplate for a new generation of off-road fans. If you're new to the Bronco game and want to understand this legendary model's magic, today, we'll present you with ten essential things you need to know.
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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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