Ford Mustang: America's Original Pony Car by Donald FarrFord Mustang: America's Original Pony Car by Donald Farr

Ford Mustang: America's Original Pony Car

byDonald FarrForeword byEdsel Ford

Hardcover | February 6, 2017

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Get ready for the definitive visual history of the Ford Mustang with the brand newFord Mustang: America's Original Pony Car. Fasten your seat belt and get ready for every Mustang worth hearing about.

In the early 1960s, Lee Iacocca--then director of the Ford division at Ford Motor Company--convinced Henry Ford II to produce a sporty four-seat car aimed at the emerging youth market. That car, essentially a reconfigured and re-skinnedFalconeconomy car, became theFord Mustang, and it changed the automotive world likeno other car before or since.

InFord Mustang: America's Original Pony Car, acclaimed Mustang writer Donald Farr celebrates this unbroken lineage of muscle. He chronicles the car'sphenomenal first-year sales, the newpony car categoryit pioneered, and subsequent models that include theMustang GT,Shelby GT350,Shelby GT500,Super Cobra Jet,Boss 302, andBoss 429- all part of a line of American performance cars that continues to this day.

Createdin cooperation with Ford Motor Companyand featuring some400 photosfrom its historic and media archives,Ford Mustangis a must on the bookshelf of any muscle car or Ford aficionado.

As editor ofMustang Monthlymagazine,Donald Farrhas been researching and writing about Mustangs for over 30 years. In addition to his magazine work, Farr authoredMustang Boss 302: Ford's Trans-Am Pony Carand co-wroteHow to Restore Your Mustangand theMustang Recognition GuidewithMustang Monthlyfounder Larry Dobbs. Farr was inducted into ...
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Title:Ford Mustang: America's Original Pony CarFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:256 pages, 12.38 × 10.12 × 1.12 inShipping dimensions:12.38 × 10.12 × 1.12 inPublished:February 6, 2017Publisher:MotorbooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0760352143

ISBN - 13:9780760352144

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From the Author

Get ready for the definitive visual history of the Ford Mustang with the brand new Ford Mustang: America's Original Pony Car. Fasten your seat belt and get ready for every Mustang worth hearing about. In the early 1960s, Lee Iacocca--then director of the Ford division at Ford Motor Company--convinced Henry Ford II to produce a sporty four-seat car aimed at the emerging youth market. That car, essentially a reconfigured and re-skinned Falcon economy car, became the Ford Mustang, and it changed the automotive world like no other car before or since. In Ford Mustang: America's Original Pony Car, acclaimed Mustang writer Donald Farr celebrates this unbroken lineage of muscle. He chronicles the car's phenomenal first-year sales, the new pony car category it pioneered, and subsequent models that include the Mustang GT, Shelby GT350, Shelby GT500, Super Cobra Jet, Boss 302, and Boss 429 - all part of a line of American performance cars that continues to this day. Created in cooperation with Ford Motor Company and featuring some 400 photos from its historic and media archives, Ford Mustang is a must on the bookshelf of any muscle car or Ford aficionado.

Editorial Reviews

"This book, by Donald Farr of Mustang Monthly magazine, features almost everything Mustang. From the Shelby GT500, the Super Cobra Jet 428, the Boss 302, and the Boss 429, this book spans nearly 50 years of Mustang." - About.com