Ford is selling nostalgic Bronco SUVs to honor the iconic 1960s model

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The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford
  • Ford unveiled a series of 1960s-inspired SUVs to honor its iconic Bronco, which debuted in 1966.

  • It'll sell Heritage Edition versions of the new Bronco and its smaller sibling, the Bronco Sport.

  • The models feature vintage touches like two-tone paint jobs and plaid seats.

Ford unveiled a lineup of special-edition, nostalgia-filled Broncos that honor the original 1966 version of the SUV.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

Ford plans to sell Heritage Edition and Heritage Limited Edition versions of the 2023 two-door Bronco SUV, the four-door version, and the Bronco Sport, which is a smaller model.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Editions.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Editions.Ford

Bronco Heritage models get a throwback, two-tone paint job.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

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They have a white roof, grille, and wheels.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

Other 1960s touches include script lettering on the front fenders ...

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

... and red "FORD" lettering up front.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

They also get squared-off fenders for a more old-school look.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

Heritage Limited Edition models are spruced up with extras like gloss-black wheels.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

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They also get vintage-looking metal badging ...

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

... and leather seats.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

Regular Heritage models get plaid cloth seats.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

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Heritage Limited Edition models have a 2.7-liter engine that puts out 330 horsepower.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

Regular Heritage models are powered by a 2.3-liter engine with 300 horses.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

All Heritage models come in special colors meant to evoke the 1960s.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

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Ford sold the Bronco SUV from 1966 through 1996, before discontinuing it. It relaunched the rugged, off-road SUV in 2021 alongside a new little sibling, the Bronco Sport.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

The new Bronco competes with the Jeep Wrangler and has been a hit for Ford.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Edition.Ford

The throwback Bronco Sport models also have white roofs ...

The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.Ford

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... grilles ...

The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.Ford

... and wheels.

The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.Ford

Like the big Bronco, Bronco Sport models get white striping to complete the midcentury look ...

The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.Ford

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... and plaid seats.

The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.Ford

Heritage Limited Edition models add metal badging ...

The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.Ford

... bigger tires ...

The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.Ford

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... and a more powerful engine.

The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.Ford

The Bronco Sport Heritage Edition will start at $34,245, while the Limited version will start at around $10,000 more.

The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.Ford

The Bronco Heritage will start at $44,305. The Limited model will run you around $67,000 and up.

The Ford Bronco Heritage Editions.
The Ford Bronco Heritage Editions.Ford

Ford plans to sell 1,966 examples of each Limited Edition model to honor the year the Bronco hit the map.

The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.
The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Edition.Ford

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