The Ford Bronco Concept

There are icons that we look to in the past that bring up childhood memories of better days. It use to be days of cheap gas, Detroit lockers and big campfires as you would escape the minutia of everyday life to get away from civilization with just you and your pals. Today however you can’t take most vehicles off of gravel without destroying the underlying structure of the vehicle and don’t even think about forging that creek otherwise the water will soon seek shelter on top of your pistons. The days of the 4×4 are leaving as most people find them to be too uncomfortable or simply politically incorrect and so therefore great vehicles such as the Pathfinder and Cherokee are getting neutered into crossover grocery getters. Sure the Wrangler is capable and the Grand Cherokee but what else? The FJ Cruiser is dead along with the possibility of the Nissan Xterra and the Tahoe is getting optimized for efficiency and is still big as a barn so therefore the first time you try and drive on an old logging trail you will have no paint left or mirrors. So what has become of this huge crossover trend has caused a niche to grow and the Jeep Wrangler is taking all of it. With the Wrangler maintaining strong sales and the 4-door version going over like gang busters means that other manufacturers have got to be taking notice and that is why we have the possibility for the Ford Bronco Concept to become a reality for 2016. Read more…

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