Have you ever seen a beautiful old Mustang and thought it was the coolest car you’ve ever seen? The Ford Motor Company introduced the first Mustang at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York. After that debut, they were one of the most eye-catching and identifiable vehicles on the road.
Ford set out to make a fast and affordable car that drivers could enjoy and show off. On the same day fairgoers first saw the car at the World’s Fair, Ford made the Mustang available to American Ford showrooms, and nearly 22,000 customers bought them that day.
In the same year, a Mustang appeared in the James Bond movie Goldfinger, the car’s first appearance in a major motion picture. Four years later, the film Bullitt showed a green Mustang 390 GT in a car chase through San Francisco. In the subsequent 50 years, the car has appeared in hundreds of movies and sported hundreds of colors.
814 Mustang colors, to be exact.
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With a virtually unrivaled pedigree in the automotive world, the Ford Mustang series harks back the glory years of American muscle cars. Needless to say, this means the announcement that a Ford Mustang hybrid would be making its way to dealerships in 2020 came as a shock to many.
With hardcore petrolheads watching their every move, Ford knows full well that the first Mustang hybrid must pull out all the stops to win over purists and skeptics alike.
Ahead of the hotly anticipated release, let’s take a closer look at the information we’ve been given by Ford and begin to paint a picture of one of the next generation hybrid Mustang.
Keep reading for a breakdown of the engine, looks, performance, and handling of the 2020 Ford Mustang, as well as some speculation about a high-performance Shelby GT500 hybrid which may be seen further down the line.
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Summer is upon us, and while some will be turning to A/C units and eating popsicles to beat the heat, there’s always a third option for those who like to live their lives on the edge: letting the wind whip through you in a sweet sports car, of course!
In an age where cars are now driving themselves and are running on all kinds of fuels, where does one even begin in their quest to find the best sports cars of 2019?
There are so many factors involved in choosing a sports car that you’ll tame the open road with. Stick or Auto? Stock or accessorized? Convertible or coupe?
Regardless of the conclusions you reach with these questions, it’s always a good idea to make a list and see how they stack up mano-a-mano.
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Can you hear it, that royal purr emanating from a V-8 engine waiting to unleash itself all over the open road? It’s a magnificent sound, isn’t it? It harkens back to the days of American automotive glory and muscle. It’s the sound of the true American steed.
The Ford Mustang has made owners feel like knights clad in shining armor for over 50 years. With such a stake in the history of the American muscle car, however, it’s hard to decide which models are the best Mustang models.
We could debate what the best Mustang models are for days and it would turn out to be nothing but a scintillating conversation that winds up right where it started.
We don’t have that much time. For the sake of brevity, here are the best 9 vintage Mustang models. (These are in no particular order. I’ll leave that up to you).
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