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9 Strange & Little Known Facts About the First Gen Ford Bronco

It’s looking very likely that the Ford Bronco will return to production before the decade is out. To get ready, here’s some trivia about the first Broncos.

Ford brought the Bronco to the market to take on the Jeep CJ-5 and the International Scout, but the Ford Bronco had two big advantages: its coil spring front suspension provided better on and off road performance and the optional V8 was not available at that time from either Jeep or IH (though IH moved quickly to change that).

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