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On April 17, 1964, the Ford Mustang made its official debut at the World’s Fair in Flushing, Queens, New York. Almost 22,000 Mustangs were immediately snapped up by buyers. Named for a World War II fighter plane, the Mustang quickly came to be synonymous with the performance segment, giving rise to the name “pony car.” Ford sold more than 400,000 Mustangs within its first year of production, far exceeding sales expectations.

On April the Ford Mustang made its official debut at the World’s Fair in Flushing, Queens, New York. Named for a World War II fighter plane, the Mustang quickly came to be synonymous with the performance segment, giving rise to the name “pony car.

New York World's Fair introduction of the Ford Mustang at the Ford Pavillion, 1964 NY World's Fair

Ford New York World's Fair introduction of the Ford Mustang at the Ford Pavillion Classic Mustangs

Ford Mustang SVO : would love to own one some day. Great odd car with the turbo 4.

We take a look at a bit of Ford's history by visiting an era where a Mustang SVO roamed the streets. Find out more about the Ford Mustang SVO and take a look at some pictures inside.

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