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From stock to custom and lowered to lifted, the 2023 Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach Auction was home to some of the hottest pickup trucks and SUVs around. Both modern and classic trucks and SUVs have come to represent one of the fastest-growing and most popular segments of the collector car hobby. It is no secret why: There are endless possibilities to modify a truck or SUV given the diversity of manufacturers, body styles and powertrains available. Check out the gallery below of the 2023 Palm Beach Auction’s top-selling pickup trucks and SUVs.
LOT# 699 – 1969 FORD BRONCO CUSTOM SUV – SOLD! $220,000
Pictured above, this 1969 Ford Bronco is powered by a Gen 3 Ford 5.0-liter Coyote crate engine paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Built on a Kincer chassis with a 2.5-inch lift, with Vintage Air, Bluetooth, Dakota Digital gauges and Raptor-lined interior.
Custom-restored, powered by a 5.0-liter Coyote swap engine mated to an automatic transmission and Dana 20 transfer case. Original short-bed pickup from California, painted in original Cordova paint. With Skyjacker lift, custom interior and Vintage Air.
One of 150 limited-edition Maxlider Brothers Customs 2023 Bronco Raptors with LUX. Powered by a 3.0-liter V6 engine mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission. With custom bumpers, distressed leather interior and a lift kit. 69 actual miles.
Rotisserie-restored and custom built by JFB Off Road. Powered by a Blueprint Engines 306ci crate engine with Holley EFI mated to a 4-speed AOD automatic transmission. Chalk Gray with a custom red interior. Fresh build with under 100 test miles.
Built on a heavy-duty chassis with a reinforced steel frame. Powered by a 6.5-liter V8 diesel engine with a 4-speed automatic transmission. Equipped with high ground clearance and track width. 27,678 actual miles. From the Steve Todhunter Collection.
Built by Undercover Restorations in Merritt Island, FL, and completed in 2021. Custom interior. John Kaase Racing Boss 520ci engine paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission. No Limit Engineering Big 10 chassis riding on Viking coilovers.
The highest-horsepower pickup Ford has ever produced, powered by a 700hp Voodoo 5.2-liter supercharged V8 engine mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission. Goes from 0-60 mph in 3.5 seconds and does a quarter-mile in under 12 seconds.
Built by Highline Classics. Powered by a 5.0-liter Coyote V8 engine mated to a 4R70W overdrive automatic transmission. Porsche Aventurine Green Bronco with a 2.5-inch suspension lift and 2-inch body lift.
Factory half-cab custom pickup with comprehensive frame-off restoration. Powered by a factory Ford Coyote 5.0-liter V8 engine mated to a 6R80 automatic transmission with a Dana transfer case.
LOT #682 – 2022 RAM 1500 TRX IGNITION EDITION PICKUP – SOLD! $124,300
One of 875 Ignition Edition TRXs built for 2022. Powered by a supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI V8 engine with 702hp and 650 ft/lbs of torque. Finished in Ignition Orange with Bilstein Blackhawk suspension. 492 actual miles. From the Steve Todhunter Collection.