Mustang Driven

News, information and my adventures with America's favorite pony car.

Before they were Mustangs

Before a Mustang is a Mustang, it is a lump of clay, or a pencil sketch. Check out some of these images below, and see how the cars we love today, started.

One of the original ideas, was a downsized Thunderbird.

One of the original ideas, was a downsized Thunderbird.

Sculpting the iconic pony logo

Sculpting the iconic pony logo

Early fastback design from 1963

Early fastback design from 1963

Fox body Mustang concept sketches

Fox body Mustang concept sketches

Fox body Mustang concept

Fox body Mustang concept

Fourth Gen clay concept

Fourth Gen clay concept

5th Gen. concept sketch

5th Gen. concept sketch

another 5th gen. concept sketch

another 5th gen. concept sketch

computer rendering of 5th gen. concept. I can see some 6th gen. in that car too.

computer rendering of 5th gen. concept. I can see some 6th gen. in that car too.

For more awesome images and history, checkout the Ford Heritage site.