The Bronco Sport earned a three-peat in the Rebelle Rally X Cross class. Driver Melissa Clark and teammate Chris Benzie, a veteran Rebelle Rally navigator lead five out of seven days on the rally in the X-Cross class. The duo drove a Bronco Sport Badlands. Two wheel or all-wheel drive vehicles are allowed in the class. The Bronco has won the class at the Rebelle Rally for the last three years.
“We’re proud of all the Bronco teams competing in this year’s Rebelle Rally as these ladies exemplify how each Bronco SUV is designed from the factory to elevate all skill levels of off-roader confidently through the most extreme environments,” said Dave Bozeman, vice president, Ford Customer Service Division, and vice president, Enthusiast Vehicles, Ford Blue. “We congratulate all of the Bronco teams, including Melissa Clark and Chris Benzie who gave Bronco Sport a never-been-done three-peat win in the X-Cross Class.”
The all-womens navigational rally started in Incline Village, Nevada and wound its way down through the Nevada and California deserts across seven days.