Ford celebrated the production of 10 million Mustang

Ford отпраздновал выпуск 10-миллионого Mustang

At the Ford plant in flat rock (USA, Michigan), rolled off the 10-million copy of model Mustang. On this occasion, the American company staged a celebration for its employees and fans, writes the with reference to Autoblog.

Mustang is one of the major icons of automotive of America, created by the genius of management Whether Jockey and spawned vast new market segment — the so-called pony cars. From 1964 to 2018 was released six generations and hundreds of different modifications of these sports cars, including the iconic Shelby Cobra and.

Jubilee 10 millionth Mustang was a white convertible GT with a 460-strong motor V8 and 6-speed manual transmission. Color, body style and engine, of course, was chosen because the first released Ford Mustang is also white color and with soft top, but the V8 engine gave out 164 HP, and stages in the gearbox had only three. To mark the release of the anniversary model in the headquarters of Ford in Dearborn (suburb of Detroit) and at the plant in flat rock were festive events and air shows involving fighter P-51 Mustang during the Second world war.

Sixty-Mustang owners of different generations have built machines in the factory area to make the number 10 000 000. The Ford Mustang has become a hero of numerous movies, many times participated and won in the race and is currently the best-selling American sports car: on a home market for the first half of 2018 42 sold 428 copies.

For comparison, Dodge Challenger for the first six months of this year, found 37 367 buyers, and Chevrolet Camaro — 25 379. The manufacturer claims that the Mustang is also a car-a record for the number of received likes on Facebook.

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