MT, PR, Dubai, UAE - 14 May 2008.
one of the 9 million Ford Mustangs
built in 44 years.
A favorite among muscle car lovers
in many parts of the world, including the Middle East,
the Mustang has reached another milestone. Ford Motor
Company announced the completion of the 9-millionth
Mustang, which is an exceptional figure for a niche
model. The GT Convertible Mustang goes to a dealership
in Iowa, USA.
The Ford Mustang, approaching its
45th anniversary on April 17th, 2009, is one of the
most widely-recognized vehicles in the world. Today,
one of every two sports cars sold in America is a Ford
The Mustang is also Ford Motor
Company's longest-running nameplate. It was introduced
on April 17, 1964 at the New York World's Fair.
Mustang sales hit an exceptional
419,000 units in its first 12 months on the market,
and topped the 1-millionth mark in the first two
years, shattering the sales records of any single
model in the history of automobile.
Mustang leads the nearly
US$1-billion aftermarket parts and accessories
industry as the most personalised vehicle of all time,
and has been recognized by Specialty Equipment and
Manufacturers Association (SEMA) as the most
accessory-friendly new vehicle.
For the 2009 model year, Mustang
offers a Glass Roof option.