Ford Mustang, the global model has been a success


Lately, Ford is having a resounding success with their sports. If the blue oval we know little about the great reception of the Ford GT its mythical muscle car has greatly exceeded the expectations of sales during his first year as global model. The icon of the american manufacturer has taken more than 50 years to be marketed in Europe, including the Spanish market, and its arrival has been welcomed in all of them.

Introduce the Ford Mustang in 81 markets where never before he has been a success. Some aspects of its design and mechanics have been adapted to a more global, which in principle did not sit well with the more purists, especially for their mechanical four-cylinder, but eventually the sales speak for themselves. The Mustang in the sporty’s best-selling south Africa, United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia, for example, in Spain is also a success with sales figures that are shaking the very Mazda MX-5 which is pretty affordable to acquire.


In almost a year, Ford has sold more than 20,000 Mustangs in Europe including to 4,400 units in the Uk and 6,000 units in Germany. These data are interesting because in Germany, has exceeded the sales of the Audi TT and the Porsche 911, models, fetish in their country of origin.

One of the decisions that more cost was of employing a strong investment in providing the sporty steering wheel to the right, something that the market has been known to greatly thank. 27.000 Mustang with the steering wheel to the right have occurred throughout this year and its demand is quite strong. In the United Kingdom is the sport for over 250 HP more valued and in Australia it is the second Ford model most sold in the country behind the pickup truck Ranger, no matter that accumulates up to 10 months of waiting to receive the unit.

The international success is very remarkable but the mythical pony car in its place of origin is the absolute. The 80% of global sales Mustang correspond to his own country where he has defeated in this battle his rival for excellence the Chevrolet Camaro. On the year the Mustang has sold over 33,000 units more than the Chevy and that its segment has suffered a fall compared to last year. Here some data cuirosos:

  • The 80% of the Mustang sold assemble the V8
  • The body Fastback is the dominant
  • The most popular color is Red Race


Currently the Ford Mustang is available in two body the coupe called Fastback and the convertible surname Convertible, in both cases associated with a four-cylinder engine 2.3-liter Ecoboost 314 HP or the huge 5.0-liter Ti-VCT V8 418 HP with the possibility of changing gears manually or automatically. The Ford Mustang has a price of entry into Spain from 39.500 €.