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First Look: 2016 Ford Mustang
Ford’s iconic Mustang will return in 2016, with several special-edition package options, as well as numerous nods to the classic 1967 pony car.
What does GT stand for in Mustang "GT"?
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Mustang Through the Years
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond.
How to Decode a Classic Mustang's VIN &...
How to Decode a Classic Mustang's VIN & Data Plate
Has Ford always offered a California Special...
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Why the 1967 Ford Mustang is So Special
A look back at the classic 1967 Ford Mustang model-year lineup.
What is a “K-Code” Mustang?
Well, the simple answer is the K-Code was a 1965-1967 Mustang that came from the factory with a special 289 High Performance cubic-inch engine beneath its hood.
10 Reasons Why We Love the Ford Mustang
What is it about the Ford Mustang that we love so much? Let’s take a look at my Top 10 reasons for owning a Mustang.
Why 1966 Was Such a Popular Model Year for the...
A look back at the classic 1966 Ford Mustang model-year lineup.
Was the Ford Mustang named after a horse?
Was the Ford Mustang named after a horse?
1966 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 6.
The 10 Most Iconic Mustangs of All Time
Over the years, many Mustangs have come and gone. These are the icons, the movers and shakers, the Mustangs that moved the world.
1965 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 5.
1964 1/2 Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 4.
1967 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 7.
1968 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 8.
1968 GT 390 Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 9.
1964 1/2 Ford Mustang Model Profile
A look back at the original 1964 1/2 Ford Mustang lineup.
1969 Mach 1 Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 13.
Product Review: AMSOIL's Synthetic Motor Oil...
We review AMSOIL's Synthetic Motor Oil and Filter. Does the product hold up or is it all hype?
1969 Boss 302 Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 12.
What Distinguishes the 1968 Ford Mustang From...
A look back at the classic 1968 Ford Mustang model-year lineup.
How to Adjust MyColor and Ambient Light...
Find out how to adjust MyColor, which allows fifth generation Mustang owners to mix and match lighting at the touch of a button to create more than 125 color backgrounds.
10 Ford Mustang Color Options Available in 2015
When it comes to the Ford Mustang, color is key. When the new 2015 Mustang appears on dealer lots at the end of 2014, buyers will have 10 different options, some new, as well as some familiar colors, to choose from.
Limited Run for Ford's 2015 Shelby GT350 Mustang
Ford Motor Company recently released details regarding the availability of their modern day Shelby GT350 Mustang. According to a press release issued on April 28, 2015, the company plans to offer a limited run of Shelby GT350 Mustangs for 2015, in recognition of the iconic Mustang’s 50th anniversary.
1970 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 14.
1969 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 11.
1966 Shelby GT350H Mustang
A profile of the 1966 Shelby GT350H Rent-a-Racer Mustang.
1970 Mach 1 Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 15.
1970 Boss 302 Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 16.
10 Mustang Bullitt Trivia Nuggets
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1971 Mach 1 Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 18.
How can you tell a 1965 Mustang from a 1966?
How can you tell a 1965 Mustang from a 1966?
1971 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 17.
How to Replace the Brake Light in Your...
Replacing a brake light on your car can be a do-it-yourself project. Change the brake light in your 2005-2009 Ford Mustang using step-by-step instructions.
What’s a Fox Body Mustang?
The “Fox Body” Mustang, as it’s known, was the third generation of Ford Mustang built on the Fox platform. The car first appeared in 1979 and spanned the entire 1980s through the 1993 model year.
1974 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 22.
A Collective History of the Ford Mustang
With more than five decades of collective pavement beneath its wheels, the Ford Mustang is an automotive legend.
1972 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 19.
1975 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 24.
The Mustang I Concept
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond.
1973 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 21.
First Look: The 2015 Ford Mustang
On December 5, 2013, Ford officially revealed the new 2015 Ford Mustang. As Ford says, the car, which features a completely revamped design, was inspired by 50 years of Ford Mustang heritage.
1974 Mustang II Mach 1
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 23.
1972 Mach 1 Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 20.
What's the History of the Shelby Mustang?
A brief overview of the Shelby Mustang including model year profiles and more.
1979 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 28.
1978 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 27.
2015 Ford Mustang GT
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 74.
1976 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 25.
1977 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 26.
1980 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 29.
1987 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 36.
What is a Twister Special Mustang?
In late 1969 Ford offered up a special regional-edition Mustang to dealers in the Kansas City area. These 1970 Mach 1-based cars were named “Twister Special.” In all, only 96 of the Mustangs were ever produced.
1986 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 35.
What Characterizes a Fifth Generation Mustang?
Fifth Generation Mustang (2005-2014)
1981 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 30.
1983 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 32.
2014 Ford Mustang GT
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 73.
10 Songs About the Ford Mustang
A collection of ten songs written about the Ford Mustang including Mustang Sally, Go Mustang, and Rollin' in my 5.0.
1991 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 40.
2013 Boss 302 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 72.
1985 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 33.
1988 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 37.
1982 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 31.
1990 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 39.
1992 1/2 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 41.
1989 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 38.
What is the Ford EcoBoost Engine?
Ford will introduce a twin-turbo 2.3L EcoBoost powered 4-cylinder Mustang for the 2015 model year.
How to Improve Your Mustang's Gas Mileage
According to the EPA, there are several ways in which Mustang owners can improve their gas mileage.
1993 Ford Mustang GT
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 43.
1993 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 42.
1994 Ford Mustang
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 44.
2013 Ford Mustang GT
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 71.
Ford Mustang Mach III
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 49.
Why Ford is Touting the New Technology in its...
The launch of the 2015 Mustang, the sixth generation of Ford’s popular sports car, ushers in a wide array of new technology, never before featured on a pony car.
How to Prepare Your Mustang for Winter Driving
Driving in cold weather conditions requires extra care, extra time, and advanced preparation. The following are steps you can take to prepare your Mustang for cold-weather driving.
The Most Powerful Shelby Super Snake Package...
When the 2013 Shelby GT500 Mustang was released, automotive enthusiasts around the world were won over by the car’s performance figures. Well, the team at Shelby American has kicked things up a notch with the release of their 2013 Shelby Super Snake post-title packages.
1994 Ford Mustang GT
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 45.
How to Buy a Used Mustang
Tips before purchasing, eg. Decide whether you're ooking for a show car that you’ll garage, a project car you'll restore or a daily driver.
Test Drive: 2013 GT/CS California Special Ford...
California dreaming on such a winter’s day? Ford’s got just the cure. The “California Special” GT/CS Mustang, which pays homage to the limited-edition Mustang package sold by California dealers back in 1968, will have you ‘living the dream’, and looking pretty darn good, in no time.
1995 Ford Mustang Convertible
A photographic history of the Ford Mustang from 1964 and beyond. Page 46.
What Color Ford Mustang is Most Popular?
What color Mustang has been the most popular over the years. Ford Motor Company recently released details regarding all the various colors they've offered since the launch of the Mustang in 1964.
Top 10 Road Trip Songs
There’s nothing like a good ole' road trip to cure what ails you. Of course, what you listen to can mean the difference between good times and wishing you were back home. The following are my top ten favorite road trip songs.
Buyer Beware: Buying a Classic Mustang
What things should you look for when buying a classic Mustang? We all know looks can be deceiving. The following is a list of things you should look for before buying a classic Mustang.
2015 Mustang Auto Shows & Events Calendar
Check out our list of Mustang and Mustang related events for the 2015 calendar year.
First Generation Mustang (1964 ½ - 1973)
The first model Mustang, the early 65 (or as many refer to it, the 64 ½), was available as a coupe or convertible, and featured a base 170-cubic inch six-cylinder engine with a three-speed floor shift transmission.
Meet the Car that Defined Mustang Performance:...
Shelby’s first Mustang was the 1965 Shelby GT350; a powerful race car credited with enhancing the Mustang's image as a performance machine.
Pennzoil Ultra Synthetic Oil
Pennzoil's newest line of synthetic motor oil, Pennzoil Ultra, recently made its debut during NASCAR's Shelby American Race in Las Vegas, Nev. The product's tagline is,
Ford Mustang in the Movies
Over the past 45 years, the Ford Mustang has become a staple of American muscle car culture. With its sporty exteriors and powerful engines, it’s no wonder movie producers and directors have selected to feature the car in numerous films and television programs. Page 2.
What is the Track Pack Mustang?
What is the Track Pack Mustang Package and can I get this for my Mustang?
When did Ford stop producing the 5.0L Mustang?
When did Ford stop producing the 5.0L Mustang?
A Brief History of the Roush Mustang
An overview of the Roush Performance Mustang.
How to Change the Oil in Your Ford Mustang
You could take your Mustang to one of those quick stop lube shops, however, changing the oil on your own will save you money.
1969 Ford Mustang Model Year Profile
In 1969, Richard Nixon was President, Midnight Cowboy was the movie to see, and Neil Armstrong made his triumphant mark by being the first man to step foot on the moon. Meanwhile, back in Detroit, Chevrolet, Oldsmobile, Dodge, and Ford were in a race to see who could produce the most powerful muscle car.
1966 Ford Mustang Fastback
A look back at the 1966 Mustang Fastback.
FAQ: Did Ford Make a 7 Up Edition Mustang in...
When someone refers to a 7 Up Edition Mustang, they’re likely talking about the limited-edition 1990 model convertible Mustangs originally intended to be part of a 1990 Mustang giveaway contest presented by 7 Up Bottling Company.
The 2016 Revology Mustang Replica
What happens when you take a classic muscle car, such as the Ford Mustang, and recreate it with a modern powertrain and plenty of high-tech gadgetry? Well, the end result is a pony car worth talking about. Enter the 2016 Revology Mustang Replica.
1967 Ford Mustang Photos
In 1967, Ford's Mustang underwent its first major redesign. For the first time since its launch, the car faced some serious competition. See photos of the 1967 Mustang.
1966 Ford Mustang Side Scoop
On March 9, 1964, the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in Dearborn, Michigan. A month later on April 17th, 1964, the Ford Mustang made its world debut. Page 11.
Read Up on Dynacorn's Mustang Replacement Body...
With Dynacorn's replacement Mustang bodies, you can build a “brand new” classic Mustang from the ground up. This company produces brand new replacement body shells for the 1967, 1968, 1969, and 1970 Ford Mustang Fastback.
Celebrity Mustang Owners
Celebrities, past and present, love their Mustangs. Just ask Jay Leno, Patrick Dempsey, or Funkmaster Flex, all proud owners of a Ford Mustang.
Shelby GT350 Custom Recaro Sport Seats
One of Ford’s most iconic Mustangs is back. The Shelby GT350 will return as part of the company’s sixth-generation Mustang platform. See photos of Ford's performance pony. Page 4.
Mustang Cleaning & Detailing Tips
Ten tips you can use to clean your Ford Mustang.
How Different Is the 2014 Ford Mustang?
In early November, official order guides for the 2014 Ford Mustang began to surface. The model year, which is to be the last for the current Ford Mustang S197 platform, will feature minimal changes over the 2013 model year. Aside from a few exterior color changes, and a few package updates, there are no interior updates to the car, and there are no functional equipment changes.
Ford Mustang Sales Soar in April!
Ford Motor Company has released its sales figures for the month of April. Bottom line, the company’s iconic pony car blew the lid off of new car sales last month.
How to Buy a Used Mustang For Everyday Driving
How to Buy a Used Mustang For Everyday Driving: What You Need to Know Before You Purchase a Used Mustang For Everyday Driving
First Drive: 2015 Ford Mustang GT
Sporting 435 horsepower and plenty of creature comforts, the redesigned 2015 Ford Mustang is an improved pony, inside and out. Combine that with miles of open road along the California coast and you’ve got what I call one heck of an afternoon.
GT350 Interior Gauges
One of Ford’s most iconic Mustangs is back. The Shelby GT350 will return as part of the company’s sixth-generation Mustang platform. See photos of Ford's performance pony. Page 5.
Third Generation Mustang (1979-1993)
Third Generation Mustang (1979-1993)
How to Buy Winter Tires For Your Mustang
An overview of popular winter tires for the late-model Ford Mustang.
Build Your Own Classic Mustang With New Parts
Seems everyone, including yours truly, is getting excited about the upcoming 50th Anniversary of the Ford Mustang in 2014. In anticipation of the momentous event, this week Ford published a release titled Father’s Day Is the Perfect Time to Kick off Restoration of America’s Favorite Classic, the 1964-66 Ford Mustang.
Test Drive: 2014 Ford Mustang V6 Premium...
With 305 horsepower at your disposal, a stainless-steel dual exhaust, and a drop top to match, the 2014 Ford Mustang V6 Premium Convertible truly is fun in the sun. No doubt, the car was a blast, top up or down. $27,200 base, $31,300 as tested, EPA fuel economy 19 MPG city, 29 MPG highway.
The 2015 Ford Mustang Rocket
Recently Galpin Auto Sports and Henrik Fisker unveiled their first production model Fisker “Rocket” Mustang at the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance on March 14, 2015.
Performance Tires For the Late-Model Ford Mustang
Looking for some extra grip on the road? The following are street tires designed with performance in mind.
Profile: 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang
Ford’s Shelby GT500 Mustang has always been a mover and a shaker; even more so in the coming year. The 2013 model year GT500 will produce an estimated 650 horsepower and 600 lb.-ft. of torque. That makes it the most powerful production V8 engine in the world. Better yet, almost every vehicle system in the car has been optimized including powertrain, brakes, gearing and suspension.
Ford Debuts All-New Shelby GT350
One of Ford’s most iconic Mustangs is back. The Shelby GT350, which first debuted back in 1965, will return as part of the company’s sixth-generation Mustang platform.
1966 Ford Mustang Convertible
Take a look at the classic 1966 Ford Mustang Convertible.
1965 Ford Mustang Side Scoop
On March 9, 1964, the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in Dearborn, Michigan. A month later on April 17th, 1964, the Ford Mustang made its world debut. Page 5.
The 1966 Ford Mustang Sprint 200
The year was 1966. Ford had no problem selling their 289 cid V8 Mustangs. In fact, the cars were so popular dealers couldn’t keep them on their lots. Of course, this resulted in more than a few disappointed customers. How to remedy the problem? Ford executives got creative.
Joe Hinrichs and Jim Farley
One of Ford’s most iconic Mustangs is back. The Shelby GT350 will return as part of the company’s sixth-generation Mustang platform. See photos of Ford's performance pony. Page 10.
Product Review: Carroll Shelby's Original Texas...
A review of Carroll Shelby's Original Texas Brand Chili Kit. It's quick, it tastes great, and it's easy to make.
10 Memorable Mustang Commercials
In the 50+ years since its introduction, the Ford Mustang has been the subject of numerous automotive commercials. Here's a few of our favorites.
What Was New About the 2013 Ford Mustang?
The Ford Mustang returns for the 2013 model year, with a revised design, more technology, and a new Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang powered by an aluminum 5.8-liter supercharged V8 producing 662 horsepower and 631 lb.-ft. of torque. Better yet, the Mustang GT gets a power increase, cranking out 420 horsepower.
10 Mustang Road Trip Destinations
A list of top destinations to hit the road in your Mustang, from the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, to Mustang Week in Myrtle Beach.
Build Your 2015 Ford Mustang
Ford recently launched its official 2015 Mustang Configurator. The tool gives potential buyers the opportunity to create, and customize, their 2015 Ford Mustang, based on a variety of options and packages.
1969 Boss 302
On March 9, 1964, the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in Dearborn, Michigan. A month later on April 17th, 1964, the Ford Mustang made its world debut. Page 25.
2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang Rear View
One of Ford’s most iconic Mustangs is back. The Shelby GT350 will return as part of the company’s sixth-generation Mustang platform. See photos of Ford's performance pony. Page 9.
1964 1/2 Ford Mustang Photo Gallery
Photos of the 1964 1/2 Ford Mustang produced between March and July of 1964.
1969 Mach 1 428 Super Cobra Jet Mustang
On March 9, 1964, the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in Dearborn, Michigan. A month later on April 17th, 1964, the Ford Mustang made its world debut. Page 24.
Where can I find a replacement owner’s...
Where can I find a replacement owner’s manual for my Ford Mustang? I’m looking for a hard copy.
The 1984 Ford Mustang Anniversary Edition GT350
In 1984, Ghostbusters debuted on the big screen, Michael Jackson began pitching Pepsi “The Choice of a New Generation,” and Ford celebrated 20 years of Mustang.
First Drive: 2015 EcoBoost Ford Mustang
Producing more than 310 horsepower, thanks to its 2.3L turbocharged engine, Ford's newest four-cylinder Mustang is an impressive piece of automotive engineering to say the least. That said, how does it handle out on the open road? We recently took the car out for a spin. Here's our take.
Profile: The 2013 Boss 302 Ford Mustang
Ford’s historic Boss 302 Mustang, which returned to the Mustang lineup for the 2012 model year, will complete its two year run in the 2013 model year. Two options will again be offered; the standard Boss 302 or the special-edition Boss Laguna Seca package.
1969 Boss 429 Mustang
On March 9, 1964, the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in Dearborn, Michigan. A month later on April 17th, 1964, the Ford Mustang made its world debut. Page 23.
1966 Ford Mustang Grille
On March 9, 1964, the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in Dearborn, Michigan. A month later on April 17th, 1964, the Ford Mustang made its world debut. Page 10.
Top Picks for Buying Mustang Accessories Online
Looking to buy an accessory for your Mustang? Fortunately there are many places to buy Mustang accessories online. The following are online retailers I highly recommend.
1974 Ford Mustang II Model Profile
Take a look at Lee Iacocca's little jewel, also known as the 1974 Mustang II.
Ford Mustang: 1966 Mustang Coupe
Take a look at the classic 1966 Ford Mustang Coupe.
First Generation Mustang (1964 ½ - 1973)
On March 9, 1964, the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in Dearborn, Michigan. A month later on April 17th, 1964, the Ford Mustang made its world debut.
Shelby GT350 Recontoured Aluminum Front Fenders
One of Ford’s most iconic Mustangs is back. The Shelby GT350 will return as part of the company’s sixth-generation Mustang platform. See photos of Ford's performance pony. Page 6.
The 2015 Saleen S302 Mustang
The team at Saleen is back again with a brand-new 2015 Saleen S302 Mustang. The Mustang, which is available in three different models, the White Label, Yellow Label, and Black Label, offers up aggressive styling, various levels of improved performance, and numerous creature comforts.
The History of Ford’s Special Vehicle...
Ask an automotive enthusiast what they think of the letters SVT and you’ll likely get an answer related to a high-speed performance vehicle. SVT, which stands for Special Vehicle Team, is a division at Ford Motor Company responsible for engineering the company’s highest performance cars and trucks.
1965 Ford Mustang Grille
On March 9, 1964, the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in Dearborn, Michigan. A month later on April 17th, 1964, the Ford Mustang made its world debut. Page 4.
FAQ: What's the total number of Ford Mustang...
In all, there are currently six generations of the Ford Mustang. A generation represents a complete ground-up redesign of the vehicle.
1967 Ford Mustang GT
On March 9, 1964, the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in Dearborn, Michigan. A month later on April 17th, 1964, the Ford Mustang made its world debut. Page 12.
1970 Mach 1
On March 9, 1964, the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in Dearborn, Michigan. A month later on April 17th, 1964, the Ford Mustang made its world debut. Page 28.
The 50 Year Limited Edition 2015 Ford Mustang
Ford has announced they will offer 1,964 limited-edition anniversary cars for the 2015 model year.
Fully Functional Rear Diffuser
One of Ford’s most iconic Mustangs is back. The Shelby GT350 will return as part of the company’s sixth-generation Mustang platform. See photos of Ford's performance pony. Page 7.
Shelby GT350 Extra-Stiff 19-inch Aluminum-Alloy...
One of Ford’s most iconic Mustangs is back. The Shelby GT350 will return as part of the company’s sixth-generation Mustang platform. See photos of Ford's performance pony. Page 8.

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