Top Ten Shades of Classic Bronco

Top Ten Shades of Classic Bronco

Last Updated August 4, 2019 | Sam Padgett

The Ford Bronco can be an off-roader, a truck, or simply a stylish daily driver. Classic Broncos wear many hats, and those hats come in an impressive variety of colors. Though the Bronco looks great in almost any color, here are ten of the most popular and memorable classic Bronco colors.

Bold Orange

Classic Bronco with Bold Orange paint

While this hue of orange isn’t particularly bold, the way it looks on a Bronco is. The first thing you probably think of when you see a bold orange Ford Bronco is dreamsicle (especially with the Oxford White tu-tone roof). Bold Orange is also reminiscent of fall leaves and other autumnal things. All in all, it’s a bold yet soft color that will surely turn heads.

Candyapple Red

Classic Bronco with Candyapple Red paint

Candyapple Red is another classic shade of Ford vehicle. It approaches the line of “speeding ticket” red but doesn’t cross it. This color has popped up on quite a lot of other Ford vehicles, from the F-150 to the Mustang. While this is a quintessentially classic paint color, it looks modern as well.

New Lime

Classic Bronco with New Lime Paint

This zesty shade of classic Bronco is another one of the inescapably food-themed hues. Like Bold Orange, New Lime evokes images of citrus inspired desserts (key lime pie, chiefly).

Carribean Turquoise

Classic Bronco with Carribean Turquoise Paint

As the name implies, this color is pleasantly tropical. Much like the brilliant blue of the Carribean Ocean, this blue is tough to describe to anyone who hasn't seen it.

Calypso Coral

Classic Bronco with Calypso Coral Bronco paint

Calypso Coral is in some ways the sister color to Caribbean Turquoise. Not only because their names both have to do with the tropics, but also because they are similar in nature. Coral is one of those great colors that's so between two established shades it can provoke a heated “is it red or orange” discussion in the wrong light.

Estate Green

Classic Bronco with Estate Green Paint

This is color reflects a whole other side of the Bronco’s personality. While other colors accentuate its playfulness, and its ability to be both a functional and fun, Estate Green screams business. This is the color of a Bronco that tears through the woods, over steep rock formations and deep mud, like a knife cutting through butter.

Even though this is a rather deep shade of green, it doesn’t seem like a slightly off shade of black like some other deep colors do. This is certainly green. All in all, this a beautiful, serious, and professional color that doesn’t sacrifice looks.

Grabber Blue

Classic Bronco with Grabber Blue Paint

You simply can’t avoid this color. It looks great on everything, from Mustangs to trucks. It’s no surprise that the Bronco isn’t an exception to this rule. This shade of blue is so intense it’s difficult to not notice. You can even say that it grabs your attention.

Springtime Yellow

Classic Bronco with Springtime Yellow Paint

This color isn’t really that tough at all, and oddly enough, that makes it a tougher color. This is the color for a classic Bronco enthusiast who isn’t afraid to rock the look of the past. There are some serious '60s “flower-power” vibes coming from this dandelion-esque hue. Sure, these are all words that are not often used to describe the appearance of a tough 4-wheelin’ vehicle. However, it is a classic color. Not only does it look great with the tu-tone Oxford White roof, but it lets everyone who sees it know that it is a true relic of the past.

Raven Black

Classic Bronco with Raven Black Paint

Raven Black is a dapper shade for any vehicle, but it especially suits the Bronco. This shade really highlights the rugged truck-ness of classic Ford Broncos. While bright colors look great on a Bronco, this deep reflective shade of black slims down the Bronco’s appearance. While the boxiness of the classic Bronco is a part of its charm, there’s nothing wrong with wanting a sleek and muscley truck.

Caramel Bronze

Classic Bronco with Caramel Bronze Paint

There sure are a lot of dessert-themed classic Bronco colors. Just like it's namesake though, the Caramel Bronze paint color is a smooth one. This classic Bronco hue marks the edge of what could be considered a "professional" color for a vehicle. All in all, Caramel Bronze is the tuxedo t-shirt of classic Bronco colors, it is simultaneously formal and fun.

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