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Ford announced its sixth on Thursday.
By holding events at six locations around the world, wild horses are created.
The new Mustang will be available next fall, just a few months from the 50 th anniversary of the 1965 Ford Mustang unveiled at the New York World Expo on April 17, 1964.
Since the original "buggy" was sold, more than 9 million wild horses have been sold, with competitors such as Chevrolet Camaro, Pontiac Firebird, Plymouth Barracuda and Dodge Challenger coming-
Some people have risen again.
Redesigned 2015 Mustang: brand new and retro, tooHere is a timeline for Ford's 50-year Mustang milestone: from concept to reality, 1960-
The 1963 Ford Motor Company decided to develop an interesting-to-
Drive a "personal car" which will attract after
World War II baby boomersThe still-unnamed car --
Ford documents are sometimes called "1964 1/2 cars "---
Will be obtained from the Ford Falcon compact.
Gail Haldeman's sketch and clay model won a match
The house design competition established the classic pony car ratio-a long, swept hood, short rear deck, and substantially carved sides. A two-seat, mid-
The engine sports car concept was the first car to wear the Mustang name-originally suggested by designer John Najar as a tribute to the second world war's legendary P51 Mustang fighter in the west of the United States.
The concept debuted at the American Grand Prix in Watkins Glen, New York, in October 1962. Y.
Racing driver Dan Gurney drives it on the track.
In October 1963, Watkins Glen presented the second concept called Mustang II, the first public preview of the design direction of the production Mustang.
First generation 1965-
19731964 of 1965-
The Ford Mustang model was officially unveiled at the New York World Expo and listed as a hardtop and convertible on Friday, April 17, 1964.
Standard equipment includes 170-cubic-
Inch, six online
Three-cylinder engine-speed floor-
Shift transmission, wheel cover, padded dash, barrel seat and carpet.
It weighs only 2,572 pounds.
The price at the time of listing was $2,368.
The company expects annual sales of about 100,000, but there are 22,000 orders on the first day, with sales exceeding 400,000 in the first 12 months.
Gail Brown, the first well-known retail customer to buy a Mustang, bought her blue convertible from a Chicago dealership two days before April 15.
She still owns the car nearly 50 years later. Earliest pre-
Production Mustang, serial number
1, white convertible at Wimbledon, 260-cu. in. V-
Built in February 1964.
On a promotional tour in Canada, a Ford dealer is in St.
John of Newfoundland "mistakenly" sold the car to the captain.
Stanley Tucker, the pilot of Air Europe
Ford took the car back from the captain.
Tucker exchanged the Mustang in March 1966. 1,000,001.
The original car is now on display at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan.
Fastback joined the lineup in June.
Mustang's film career began almost immediately, appearing in James Bond's film Golden Finger.
"One of the earliest references to Mustang in the song was created and recorded by Mike Rice in 1965.
A year later, Wilson Pickett released a version of his song, making wild horse Sally famous.
Between 1965 and April 17, 1965, 418,812 wild horses have been sold, the best year evernew model.
Shelby GT350 introduction, its 306-hp. 289-cu. in. V-8.
In October 1965, Ford engineers dismantled a 1966 Mustang convertible into four parts that could be installed in an elevator at the Empire State Building in New York and reassembled on the 86 th --
Floor viewing deck for promotional photos.
1966 Ford, in partnership with Shelby USA, set up the gt900h "rent-a-
Hertz Racing based on stock GT350 fastback but with automatic transmission.
1967 1967 is considered by many to be the best Mustang design in 1960 s.
Model 1967 2 from half
A comprehensive game.
Return quickly to the roof.
Three separate taillamps, a longer nose and a larger grille are added.
Shelby added by big-block 428-cu. in. V-
Produce 355 horsepower.
1968 slightly larger 302-cu. in. V-
8 replaced the "289" year, and a medium
Riser version of Ford's premier racing engine-427-cubic-inch V-8 (Rated 390 hp. )
-Available for $622.
In April 1, the 428 Cobra Jet engine was launched as part of an option package for enthusiasts. On Oct.
17. The movie Bullitt takes 10-
On the hills of San Francisco, a minute live car chase sequence featuring highland green Mustang GT 390.
1969 The mentality of "Meeting every need" produces 11 different combinations of power systems.
New models in the lineup include 290-
Hp Boss 302,375-
Hp Boss 429, Mach 1 and Grande Deluxe models.
It was also provided for the first time at 351-cubic-
Eight engines produce two of 250 horsepower-
Barrel carburetor, or 290 hp, with fourbarrel. 1970 Ram-
Any Mustang with 351-can order the Air "Rocking Bed" hood spooncubic-
V-inch or larger8.
1971 1971 cars are the biggest Mustang ever-nearly 1 feet long and nearly 700 pounds heavy.
Boss 302, Boss 429, Shelby GT350, and gt500 have withdrawn from the lineup.
Boss 351,351 "Cleveland" V-
8 and Cobra Jet nose, debut.
Mach 1 has a variety of power systems with a top of 370-
Hp 429 Super Cobra Jet
1973 impact of gasoline shortage, rising insurance premiums and emission control
The age of cars is drawing to a close.
1973 is the last model year of the original Falcon
The convertible has been discontinued.
19781974 introduced the completely redesigned Mustang II.
Compared to 1973, the Mustang II is 19 inch shorter and 490 pounds lighter.
It's as a 2 quick back and a 2 quick back.
There are only two engine options-88-hp. 2. 3-liter inline-four or a 109-hp. 2. 8-liter V-6.
First time, no V-
8 or convertible. 1975 V-
8 return but 302-cu. in.
The engine produces only 133 horsepower.
And only automatically.
The 1976 Cobra II package has been added to the lineup, filled with non-functional hood spoons, racing stripes and front and rear spoiler.
White has blue stripes, blue has white stripes, black has gold stripes, which is a memory of the famous Shelby Mustang.
T-there are now 1977 Fastback models
Removable glass roof panel on top.
A new sports show package ended up with four more
Speed manual transmission 302-cu. in. V-8.
The 1978 New king snake model of glasses is the first Mustang to wear "5.
0 "the metric equivalent of badge-302 cu. in.
The new 19931979 "Fox" platform Mustang debut.
The new model is longer, higher, but 200 pounds lighter than the Mustang II and has European-
The choice of engine is 2. 3-liter four (Including 140-hp. turbo version), a 2. 8-liter V-6, a 3. 3-
6-liter straight train and 140-hp. 5. 0-liter V-81980 302-cu. in. V-
8 is down for an economyminded 119-hp. , 255-cu. in. V-
Performance will decrease with a 81981,255 reduction in turbine four stroke and new emission control. V-
The power of 8 is 115 hp.
1982 with the drop in gasoline prices and the arrival of new competition, Mustang GT at 12-year absence.
Back: 5. 0-liter V-
8, rated 157 hp. with a two-
Barrel CarburetorOptional T-tops return.
1983 10 years later, a convertible with power top and glass rear windows returned. A Holley four-
Barrel carburetor lift 5 of Mustang GT. 0-liter V-8 to 175 hp.
At the same time, the 1984 New vehicle operation group that runs the Ford Racing project has created the Mustang SVO.
It features a front fascia with an integral fog light, an off-
Center function spoon and polyester double
Rear spoiler of wing.
The power comes from turbocharging and air-to-
Cold in the Air 2. 3-liter four-
Production of 175 horsepower cylinder. and 210 lb. -ft. of torque.
1985 Mustang was Modified 5. 0-liter high-output V-
Produce 210 horsepower.
Use with manual transmission. New Quadra-
The rear impact suspension with two additional horizontal mounted shock absorbers reduces the wheel jump under hard acceleration.
V of 1986 Mustang-
8 Use its carburetor for sequential multi-port fuel injection.
Output dropped to 200 hp.
The 1987 Mustang was redesigned, the new "aviation-
Look, "including the body of faired-in headlamps. 1991 Entry-
The horizontal Mustang has gained 105 improvement. hp. 2. 3-liter four-cylinder. All V-
8 models get 5-spoke, 16-
Aluminum wheel hub-first factory 16-inchers. 1992 Wire-
The style wheel cover and white wall tires disappear from the options list.
1993 Ford New Special Vehicle Team Co. , Ltd-
Production SVT Mustang Cobra with unique styling tips and performance upgrades. The low-volume, track-
Directed Cobra R sold out before production.
The 30 th anniversary of the 20041994 Mustang, 1,330 of the 1,850 parts have changed and it has been greatly renovated. The new Fox-
The platform is more robust in structure.
The hatchback stopped production and left half
Fast back coupe and convertible. The GT's 5. 0-liter V-
8 engine production 215 horsepower.
A new SVT Mustang Cobra was released in mid-year at 240 hp. , 5. 0-liter V-8.
The final model of 1995 is 5. 0-liter V-
In 1962 as 260-cu. in. V-
Falcon 8, growing to 289-, 302-and 351-cu. in. variants.
The second SVT Mustang Cobra R was launched, with only 250 units to be built. It's street-
Legal but used in 300-hp. , 5. 8-liter V-8 and five-speed manual.
1996 Mustang GT and SVT Mustang Cobra get 4 new Ford. 6-Modular V-L
Ford's first mass production V-
8. use the top shaft.
Mustang GT single-overhead-
Cam layout with two valves for each cylinder with a power of 215 hp. Cobra has dual-
Overhead Cam with 305 hp per cylinder and four valves.
V from aluminum-8.
The 1999 redesign provides sharp creases and noticeable wheel arches for the Mustang as well as a new hood, grille, fascist and lamp. Base 3. 8-liter V-
6 to 27% horsepower up 190.
SVT Mustang Cobra became the first wild horse with a completely independent rear suspension.
The third SVT Mustang Cobra R was produced at 2000.
This lightweight Street
There are 385 legal cars-hp. 5. 4-liter DOHC V-
Eight, the first six of the wild horses-speed manual.
Production is limited to 300 units.
2001 inspired by the 1968 GT390 driven by Steve McQueen in the movie Bullitt.
, "The Mustang Bullitt GT used the same Highland dark green paint for its debut, plus a side spoon; 17-"Bullitt "-
Aluminum hub style;
And lowered, especially adjusted the suspension.
The 2002 Mustang is the end of production of its two closest rivals, Chevrolet Camaro and Pontiac Firebird.
2003 Mustang Mach 1 returns with 305-hp. V-
8 engine, "Rocking Bed" hood spoon, 17-in.
Traditional wheels inspired by 1969
73 Mustang Mach 1, 1960 s-
Comfortable woven seat style.
SVT Mustang Cobra 4 won Eaton supercharger. 6-liter V-
8, ups output to 390 horsepower and 390 lbs. -ft.
Mustang has been produced so far.
2004 2004 models is The Dearborn Inn, a assembly plant of Last a factory self-every year since its inception all production Mustang.
V generation, 2005-20142005 All-new fifth-
The first generation of Mustang as the 2005 model debut
New platform and sixinch-
This is the first Mustang on the only platform.
Retro style includes forward
Tilt grille, side stick profile and threebar taillamps. Power is a 210-hp. , 4. 0-
V6 or 300 litershp. 4. 6-liter V-8.
At Rock in Mich, production starts at 2004 in the fall.
Ford launched the first of a series of turnkey Broncos --
FR500C based on racing.
On 2006, gt900h 40, Ford Shelby Mehe ran another 500 automatic transmission-
Equipped with Shelby GT-H coupes.
2007 SVT worked with Carol Shelby to produce the most powerful Mustang of the time, the 2007 Shelby GT500 Mustang.
It can be used as a convertible or coupe by 500-hp.
, Booster 5. 4-liter V-8.
2008 Ford returned to build a turnkey factory racing car with a 2008 Cobra Jet.
It has a boost of 5. 4-liter V-8.
Customers can order at any timeto-
The car obtained directly from Ford dealer Mustang Bullitt has been restored twice
2009 in 2009 launched in 2010 Mustang and more of carving of haunches chamfer of dorsal horn and trapezoidal grid refresh.
2010 The entire Mustang lineup gets the power system of the annual update of the 2011 model.
The standard engine is DOHC 3. 7-liter V-
6 generate 305 hp and EPA-
The rated power on the highway is 31 miles. New DOHC 5. 0-
Rising "coyote" V-
8 produces 412 horsepower.
Upgrade boost 5. 4-liter V-
The 8 of the Shelby GT500 is now equipped with lightweight aluminum blocks with plasma
Coated cylinder holes and 550 horsepower.
Is the largest production of wild horses in history.
Now there are six engines in all of them.
Speed automatic or manual transmission.
2011 Mustang Boss 302 revived as a track-
Two-person modelyear limited-edition run. 5. 0-liter V-
8 upgraded to 444 hp, Ford first launched-control system.
2012 2013 Shelby GT500 through the world's most powerful production V-
8-boost 5. 8-
662 horsepower per liter. and 631 lb. -ft. of torque.
2013 one of the construction of Pingyan-
On April 17, 2013, the Mustang was 49 th birthday, a red GT convertible.
Vi2015 in the December s.
The sixth newGeneration 2015-
The Mustang model is also on display in six parts of the world.
April 16 2014-
2014 wild horse fans from around the world will gather at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway and the Charlotte Motor Speedway to celebrate the 50 th anniversary of the wild horse.