Turning 50 is a big deal. Some people throw huge parties and invite all their friends. Others play it cool and try to slip it by without anyone noticing. But in the case of the 50th anniversary of the Ford Mustang, we’re going to take a little trip back in time.

Take A Ride Through 6 Generations

From Bullitt to Mustang Sally the Mustang has left an imprint on North American pop culture. So to celebrate the 50th anniversary, watch 6 Gears, 6 Generations – a video homage to the changing of times, the changing of gears and the changing of iconic Mustangs.

50th Anniversary

Why is 50 years such a big deal for Mustang? That’s 50 years of movies, TV shows and books that make reference to the Mustang. 50 years of influential music, cultural movements and change in North America. It’s 50 incredible years of looking back and remembering that the freedom a Mustang represents is an opportunity we can all take advantage of.


In the last half-century there have been 5 generations of Ford Mustangs (1964, 1974, 1984, 1993, 2004) and the release of the new 2015 represents the 6th. Sure it’s got all the power you’d expect, but this latest version includes some of Ford’s most innovative driving and safety features. From the EcoBoost engine to SYNC with MyFord Touch, independent rear suspension to 3D taillights, the 2015 Mustang is ready for the future.

When you think Mustang, what does it remind you of? Are you excited for the future? We want to know. Share your stories in the comments below, on Facebook, or send us a Tweet.