November 9, 2018 – 01:22
The Mustang model, which road transport specialists consider to be the most important in the history of muscle cars, continues to drive sales worldwide. And Argentina does not have a foreign market to this phenomenon, because two years after its arrival in the country from the United States, the Mustang sells a little more than 250 units, with a forecast of 10 units per month during the remainder of the year and 2019.
As a celebration of these two years in our country, the Ford Argentinean headquarters in Buenos Aires, Argentina's Herencia garages, featured collectors, customers, press and many celebrities from the artistic and cultural environment. from Martinez. The end of the night was crowned with the promise of the poet Juanse, the rock band "Los Ratones Paranóicos" historian, on a stage that was set up next to the lines of the different ages.
In the dialogue with El Tribuno, Gabriel Lopez, Ford Argentinean President and Grupo Sur, said that "over the past two years, we have sold more Mustang than originally planned." His arrival on our market created a follow-up group who is almost in love with the iconic model. Since its introduction in 2016 Mustang quickly recognized itself as the leading sports car in its segment, which is exactly what he built his own history in our country and always works in one direction: freedom. "
The model currently sold in the country, the sixth generation of the model is equipped with the naphtero engine V8, 5.0 liter and 421 HP capacity, related to a sequential automatic box with 6 gears and rear-wheel drive. With these mechanical characteristics, the Mustang can accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.8 seconds and reach a top speed of 250 km / h and for safety reasons it is electronically limited.
Although the Ford Mustang has always been recognized as its exterior design and power, its latest generation includes a range of machines and systems that make it a "clean blood" sport.
From this extensive technical sheet stands out among other elements of the bi-xenon headlight; 19 inch alloy wheels; open and ignition system "without keys";
Sync 3 connection with 8-inch multi-touch screen; Voice control and compatibility with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay; rear parking camera; Hi-Fi Audio System Shaker Pro with 12 speakers; heated and chilled front seats; sheath with micro perforated skin; 8 airbags; stability, thrust, torque control in curves and low pressure tire detector; The choice of driving mode for a normal, snow, wet or sports area; Front-wheel electronic locking system Line-Lock and day-running lights with LED technology.
For $ 95,000, the Ford Mustang is still the preferred model for local "muscle car" fans. Although sometimes, with desires, it is more expensive than you think.
The history of the icon with a huge evolution of motors
1967 Convertible Mustang Convertible.
Mustang history returns to the 60's. Until then, and taking care of the uprising of an American youth group that was at odds with the great cars that were used on a daily basis, Ford was preparing a smaller model with a breakthrough design that became successful as soon as it was sold.
His style quickly exceeded the boundaries, and Mustang became an icon not only for the brand, but also for the automotive industry.
Unmistakable American wild horse stamp.
Its official launch took place on April 17, 1964 in New York under the engine "This is an unexpected car." His exhibition was on the symbolic Empire State Building Terrace, which was attracting disarmament on the ground floor and restoration on the top floor of the building. For all this, only the first day of sale at a price of $ 2,368 amounted to 22 thousand units – a record for the time.
Great party to celebrate Mustang presence in this country.
In 2014, reaching the age of one and a half hundred years, the authorities of Ford Motor Company celebrated the anniversary with a series of events all over the world and returned to present the current Mustag to the aforementioned building in New York.
Currently, the sixth generation of the model is marketed with a design that retains part of the original retro style. Developing ones were engines, because in addition to the V8 and V6, the 4 cylinder Eco Boost engine with 2300 cubic centimeters and 309 horsepower, which is being marketed in Europe, is also available.