This book covers from the launched at the Tokyo Motor Show in 1969, with the 653cc XS-1 model. Sales were slow in Britain, the traditional home of the Big Twin, but just about everywhere else, and especially in America, the bike developed a huge cult following. Over a quarter of a million XS650s in forty different variations were produced before production ceased in 1985. 31 articles include road and comparison tests, history, new model intro's, owner survey, performance & technical data, engine rebuild. Models XS-1, XS-1B, XS-2, XS-650, B, C, D, E SE, F, SF, Special.
The Bronco of 1966 was a major milestone in the history of sport-utility vehicles in America. Ford was the first of the major manufacturers to venture into this new market niche. This book replaces our earlier edition and contains contemporary road and comparison tests, new model introductions, technical and specification data and owner's impressions. Models covered: Sportsman, Camper, 6 & V8, Stroppe Baja and Sport.