In January 2018, Ford teased its new Mach 1 electric vehicle. The Mach 1 is described by Ford as a battery electric utility vehicle that pairs Mustang-inspired sporty styling with a practical, high-riding body style.  Such a product sounds well and good, but Mustang fans everywhere weren’t happy about the Mach 1 name being revived for something that wasn’t a Mustang. Let alone an electric crossover.

This situation got us thinking: what are some other vehicles that should never be reborn as crossovers? There are some nameplates that are so well loved and have so many diehard fans that we’d actually be worried about the fallout if they were ever reintroduced as a crossover. Here’s our list of car/crossover rebirths that should never, ever happen.

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