History Of The Mustang

History Of Ford Mustang
Mustang, a popular pony car has become the face of a modern muscle car. The Ford Mustang has all the luxuries you would need and also fast enough to be considered a muscle car. Lets see the history of the Ford Mustang and what it had to offer since the start

Mustang Generation 1

Mustang Generation 1
The design for the original Mustang was inspired from the Ford Falcon, The Mustang was launched in 1964 and stayed till 1973. The name of this car was derived from the Mustang fighter jet used in world war 2. Ford came up with many models of the same Mustang, the Mustang Fastback, Hardtop, convertible and many more.

Specs

Mustang Generation 3
top speed – 96 Mph 0-60 Mph – 14.5 seconds Mpg – 4.5 Mpg Drivetrain – RWD (3-speed Gearbox) Hp – 101

Mustang Generation 3

The 3rd gen Mustang started sales in 1979 and ended in 1993 using the fox body platform which had more space than the gen 1. This Mustang went through a lot of trim levels and a lot of variants. Soon they called the FWD version of the car as Ford Probe because they thought it was a shame to the name of Mustang

Specs

Top speed – 101 Mph
0-60 Mph – 13.5 seconds
Mpg- 5.5 Mpg
Drivetrain – RWD (4 speed Gearbox)
Hp – 230Hp

Mustang Generation 4

Mustang Generation 4
The Mustang Gen 4 is the car whose features we see even today in the current day Mustang. This car was launched as a convertible and became a huge competitor for the new Pontiac GTO

Specs

Top speed – 121 Mph
0-60 Mph – 10.1 seconds
Mpg – 5.8 Mpg
Drivetrain – RWD (5 speed Gearbox)
Hp – 145 Hp

Mustang Generation 5

Mustang Generation 5
The Mustang Gen 5 had most of its design elements inspired by the gen 1 and the gen 3. This car was much more stiffer in driving than the gen 4 and is used by many famous movies example, The Fast and Furious franchise

Specs

Top speed – 111 Mph
0-60 Mph – 7.4 seconds
Mpg – 5 Mpg
Drivetrain – RWD 5 speed gearbox
Hp – 210 Hp

Mustang Generation 5

The Mustang Gen 5 is what Ford has launched in 2015, a perfect pony car in today’s age. The Mustang has come through a lot and now we know what led to this absolute beast of a car

Specs

Top speed – 154 Mph
0-60 Mph – 4.1 seconds
Mpg – 4.1 Mpg
Drivetrain – RWD (6-speed gearbox)
Hp – 460Hp
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