25-year-old actress Sydney Sweeney is the new face of Ford x Dickies thanks to her popular TikTok account where she restores a 1969 Ford Bronco.
“I come from a family of mechanics,” Sweeney says in a new video announcing the collaboration. “And… I learned to drive on my great grandpa’s F-100. I think that’s when I first fell in love with Ford.
“A vintage Ford Bronco was my dream dream car. I wanted that car so bad.
“I was the only girl in the shop,” she continued. “I changed the transmission, added power steering, new brakes, updated the radio, the suspension, redesigned the interior, and added a rollbar, but that is just the beginning.”
“We wanted to create pieces for all genders and personalities,” Sydney Sweeney said about the new collection. “This can be a very male-dominated space, and I wanted to design pieces that feel more inclusive and fun.”
“I’m always in jeans, T-shirts, baseball caps, and still, overalls,” she told Vogue about the new Ford x Dickies campaign.
“So when Ford came to me, I was so excited. I wore overalls in the shop every single day when I worked on my Bronco. This is very genuine.”
That’s no joke.
“I think my first-ever class photo is me wearing a pair of overalls,” the Spokane, Washington native admitted.
Check out a few recent TikTok videos from Sydney Sweeney’s account @syds_garage where she has 1.5 million followers.
@syds_garage she’s finally driveable! sending her off to get reupholstered this weekend 🙂 #bronco ♬ Fake – The Tech Thieves
That one currently sits at an eye-popping 12 million views.
And here’s Sydney Sweeney finishing up the rear suspension on her 1969 Ford Bronco.
finished the rear suspension!
That one has been watched over 3.2 million times. The least amount of views one of her TikTok videos has gotten is 1.2 million.
Sydney Sweeney has been very busy of late in the world of fashion.
She also just launched a new bikini line called the Sydney Sweeney x Frankies Bikinis collection.