2015 FORD MUSTANG: Happy Birthday, Mustang! On April 17, 2014, Ford Motor Co. will mark the 50th anniversary of the iconic Ford Mustang. Come to the 2014 Chicago Auto Show (Feb 8-17) and be among the first to see the all-new 2015 models in person, and celebrate the beginning of the next chapter of the original pony car. First impression of the six-generation Mustang fastback and convertible evokes key characteristics of the brand, including the long sculpted hood and short rear deck. Yet, the latest Mustang has a lower, wider stance with a reduction in roof height and wider rear fenders and track. Around back, the tri-bar taillamps are three-dimensional with sequential turn signals. But the real news is the upgraded V-6 and V-8 are joined by an all-new 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine. The EcoBoost contains a high-capacity direct injection system that precisely controls fuel delivery, while a new twin-scroll low-inertia turbocharger means incredibly fast time-to-torque. There is at least 300hp from the standard 3.7L V-6, and the Mustang GT continues with the latest edition of the throaty 5.0L V-8 that yields more than 420 horsepower and 390 lb.-ft. of torque. Mustang features all-new front and rear suspension systems, and the GT model includes standard launch control that enables drivers to achieve smooth, consistent off the line performance every time. At the front, a new perimeter subframe helps to stiffen the structure while reducing mass, providing more predictable wheel control that benefits handling, steering and ride. Drivers will appreciate smoother shifts from the updated manual gearbox, while a reworked automatic transmission features new steering wheel-mounted shift paddles. Taking inspiration from a fighter cockpit, the ’15 Mustang dash includes a balance between analog dials and digital feedback. The shifter is optimally placed, and the steering wheel will feel just right in your hands, for a dynamic driving experience.  The all-new Mustang features a significant amount of innovative technologies from Intelligent Access with push-button start to SYNC and MyKey in every Mustang built, plus available Track Apps, MyColor gauges and new Shaker Pro audio system, drivers will be able to customize their time behind the wheel.

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