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If you put a car on the Observatory of the Empire State Building, people are going to come to see it. So it’s no surprise that when Ford finally unveiled its 2015 Mustang convertible 86 stories up, there were hundreds of people packed cheek-by-jowl around it. Show More Summary
We've seen a new 2015 Ford Mustang unveiled and have enjoyed a slightly refreshed 2014 Chevrolet Camaro, so now it's time for the third member of the American pony-car club to get its update. The 2014 New York International Auto...
Happy 50th birthday to an icon of speed that needs no introduction. As the Ford Mustang celebrates five decades of style and performance, let's single out some of the best. Read more...
The Ford Mustang will soon be available in a 50th anniversary edition. The company has announced that 1,964 of the special cars will be produced, a number that marks the year in which the Mustang went into production. The 50 Year Limited Edition will only be available in two colors: white or blue. The big […]
It was the Ford Mustang that kicked off the retro-styled muscle car renaissance back in 2005, but it was the Dodge Challenger that served as the movement's poster child, with its unabashedly retro looks. Over the years, though, as the...Show More Summary
Ford may be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Mustang this week, but it's not the only automaker with a sports car icon to fete at this year's New York Auto Show. Mazda is also celebrating the 25th anniversary of the MX-5 Miata with an array of 15 classic models. Show More Summary
So what did the Ford Mustang look like exactly 50 years ago today? We all have a pretty good idea, especially with all the anniversary-related attention being heaped on the first of the pony cars, but the seller of this restored 1965 Ford Mustang for sale on Hemmings.com seems to know precisely what they looked […]
A 2015 Ford Mustang Convertible is now on display 305m (1000 feet) into the Manhattan sky, atop the 86th floor observation deck of New York’s Empire State Building. Celebrating 50 years since the iconic pony car first went on sale, the process of getting the new Ford Mustang onto the famous 443-metre-tall sky scraper’s open-air [...]
April 17th 2014 marks a special day among blue oval fans as well as automotive enthusiasts in general. On this day back in 1964, the Ford Mustang was unveiled to the world. Developed as an affordable dream car, it should have been no surprise that the Mustang achieved such instant success. Instead of a […]
It was April 17, 1964 when Ford officially introduced their new car at the New York World’s Fair and the industry, car enthusiasts, and America haven’t been the same since.
Competes with: Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro, Hyundai Genesis Coupe Looks like: The current Challenger, now with more LEDs Powertrains: Standard 305-hp, 3.6-liter V-6, optional 375-hp, 5.7-liter Hemi V-8 or 485-hp, 6.4-liter Hemi V-8; eight-speed automatic (standard on V-6, optional on...
Sometimes, model years attached to some vehicles make absolutely no sense. Accepting the fact we commonly see vehicles of future model years released ahead the actual calendar start, there are times the introduction is so deep in the previous year it is hard to classify it from the future year. Advertised as a 2015 […]
Bill Ford, Ford motor company’s executive chairman and the great grandson of the Henry Ford, says he’d like to see a supercharged V8 in the new Ford Mustang. Speaking to the press at the unveiling of the 50th anniversary edition model in New York today, Mr Ford said he’s always looking forward to putting new [...]
The new Ford Mustang has been made that little bit more special with the introduction of a very limited edition Ford Mustang 50th Anniversary Edition. With just 1964 units built (to give significance to the date of the original Mustang), the 50th anniversary model pays homage to the original car with unique exterior and interior [...]
Among rivalries, there are few as deep-rooted, enduring, and all-American as the one between the Ford Mustang and Chevrolet Camaro. And during this week of the Mustang’s 50th birthday, even GM has been a good sport—putting out a press release acknowledging it, making this little birthday card, and even digging out some of the many...
Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images A 2015 Ford Mustang sits atop the observation deck of New York’s Empire State Building Wednesday in celebration of the sports car’s 50th birthday. The automobile was brought up in separate parts and...Show More Summary
In a publicity stunt that rivals its original stunt from 50 years ago, Ford perched a shiny yellow Mustang on the observation deck of the Empire State Building. To celebrate 50 years of the iconic Mustang, Ford once again assembled the car atop the Empire State Building for revelers to gawk at while taking in the views of New York … [More]
To celebrate the Mustang's 50th anniversary, Ford recreates a challenging publicity stunt from 1965 by building a Mustang on the Empire State Building's observation deck.
Not content to just celebrate the 2015 Ford Mustang as the 50th anniversary showpiece, Ford is readying a special edition of their new Mustang for the festivities. You may not be surprised to learn that very few people will ever own one. Show More Summary