Ford Celebrates 50 Years of the Mustang with New Licensed Products

Ford will be celebrating the Mustang’s 50th anniversary with new licensed products and the production of the one-millionth sports car

Online PR News – 25-April-2013 – Upper Marlboro, MD – Ford Motor Company is celebrating 50 years of the Ford Mustang in a big way. In preparation of the 50th anniversary, Ford has announced several new products will be produced honoring the Mustang with a celebratory 50 Years logo. This year, Ford’s Flat Rock Assembly Plant will also be producing the one-millionth iconic sports car. Ron Bortnick Ford of Upper Marlboro, MD has all the details on Ford’s incredible celebration plans.

“During its first 49 years of production, Mustang has come to evoke a variety of emotions in our customers- freedom, independence and being true to one’s self- just to name a few,” explains Ford’s Team Lead for Global Brand Licensing, John Nens. “We’re marking this Mustang milestone with a distinctive collection of licensed products from select manufactures that will carry the unique Mustang 50 Years logo.”

The 50 Years logo was developed by Ford designer Michal Thompson, featuring a clean, sophisticated design with black and white coloring. Mustang’s trademark galloping pony is in silhouette over the characters “50 YEARS” bringing out the classic sophistication and iconic design the Mustang has boasted for almost 50 years.

Ford has also announced that the one-millionth Ford Mustang will be produced in honor of its upcoming anniversary. Ford’s Flat Rock assembly plant, that has been producing the Mustang since 2004, will be producing the one-millionth Mustang. This plant will also be rolling out the all-new fifth-generation Mustang later this year.

“Mustang is one of the most beloved nameplates in the industry, with fans around the world and throughout Ford Motor Company,” states Raj Nair, group vice president for global product development. “The team here at Flat Rock Assembly has built an outstanding reputation for quality while producing one million Mustangs over the last nine years, and we expect that to continue for many years to come.”

Ron Bortnick Ford is excited to celebrate 50 years of the Ford Mustang in 2014. The popular 2014 Mustang is now available for customers of the Upper Marlboro, MD dealership to purchase or lease. Customers are welcome to stop by the dealership and see the great features the Mustang has to offer. Sales associates will be available to answer any questions and even take customers for a test drive if they wish.

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