Tag: 1985

Ford Bronco II Climbing Rocks: Throwback Thurs.

In 1985, Ford pitted its Bronco II against a champion rock climber in a race to the top of a mountain. Can you guess who wins?

  Comments | By - December 1, 2016

Flashback: See This Awesome 1985 Ford Truck Commercial

It’s a blast to watch old-school commercials and realize how different the minds of consumers and manufacturers used to be back then. But few are more entertaining than automotive commercials.

  Comments | By - August 1, 2016

Snow Testing the Ford Turbo Ranger

In the early 80’s Ford was going to put the 2.3L Turbo engine from the Thunderbird Turbo Coupe into a regular cab short bed Ranger. I was working at Roush Industries at the time and was assigned to this program. We had a half dozen development trucks and we were progressing through the testing required […] More »

  Comments | By - July 28, 2014