Ford Mustang 1964 Commercial

Original TV Commercial Launches the Mustang

This is a rare, vintage television ad of a 1965 Ford Mustang. This first generation automobile is a classic even today. See how it looked when they were first introduced to the world on television in 1964. Actually referred to as ‘1964-1/2 Mustangs, the first Mustangs are titled as the year 1965.

History of the Mustang

The Ford Mustang was launched five months before the normal start of the 1965 production year. The early production versions are often referred to as “1964-1/2 models” but all Mustangs were advertised, VIN coded and titled by Ford as 1965 models. Production began in Dearborn, Michigan on March 9, 1964. The new car was introduced to the public on April 17, 1964 at the New York World’s Fair. the first year sales were just over 120,000 units and then exploded to over 550,000 units in 1965, the following. year.
1964-1/2 Mustang convertible Serial #1, sold to a pilot in Newfoundland who was given the one millionth Mustang in exchange for his historic car By AlvintrustyOwn work, CC BY-SA 3.0, Link


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