Ford Pony Car Revealed

Ford Pony Car Revealed

Commissioned by Ford Motor general manager Lee A Iacocca, the Mustang would become America’s original pony car.

A compact, affordable, sporty conveyance with enough pep to win over hot-rodders and a pleasing but non-threatening shape fit for a nuclear family’s suburban driveway.

Ford’s longest-running model has grown more sporting and class-competitive in ensuing decades, but the process has not been altogether smooth.

With the 2015 model expected to bow at the 2014 New York auto show, Ford has opened its archives to reveal the ponies that never had a chance to leave the corral.


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