Icon Bronco

William Bradford delves into the iconic Ford Bronco and its path from rough-and-tumble off-road vehicle to the Icon Bronco of today.


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Octane Academy: Full Episode 5

Ken Block’s second set of contestants take on his personally designed challenges, aimed to test skills and limits on the snow and road.

Octane Academy: Full Episode 4

Ken Block’s camp gets underway as he covers the gamut of physical and driving challenges with Skim or Swim Challenge, Snowbike Supercross and Rally School at Miller Motorsports Park.

The Cheap Truck Challenge

HOT ROD’s David Freiburger and Mike Finnegan join Fred Williams and Rick Péwé of Peterson’s 4-Wheel & Off-Road magazine to compete in the infamous Cheap Truck Challenge. Riding into battle with a modded 1979 Bronco, they face-off against a rock-ready 1980 Toyota Pickup and a beastly 1987 Chevy Suburban in a cash-strapped quest for ultimate off-road glory.

Octane Academy: Full Episode 3

After two teams battle for a spot in the final round, the finalists will have to throw down in the three last challenges of Brian Deegan’s camp. The winner will drive home in a brand new F-150 SVT Raptor.

Don’t Call it a Rat Rod

It packs a 400 hp diesel out of a Ford F-350, a Dana 80 rear-end, and a look and feel that would make Max Rockatansky feel right at home. This is Mitch Allread’s custom fabricated creation and it is, without a doubt, one of the coolest things on the road today.

Ford GT Sets Insanely Fast World Record Standing Mile

257.7 mph is ridiculously, incomprehensibly fast for the average person. Sean Kennedy is not your average person. That’s the speed he posted as the new world record after one mile from a dead stop. A big credit goes to his Hennessey-modified twin turbo Ford GT cranking out 2,000 horsepower, most of which can probably be attributed to that sweet camo wrap.

Ken Block Hoons Russian Ski Resort

Ken Block hoons it up at the Igora Park ski resort outside of St. Petersburg, Russia in the Ford Focus RS WRC for the Pirelli Winter Attraction. Filmed over 6 days with 150+ journalist ride-alongs on a short rally course running through the resort.