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Ford starts testing Right Hand Drive Mustang

Ford starts testing Right Hand Drive Mustang

Ford Motor Co has confirmed that tests of the first prototype of Right Hand Drive Mustang has commenced. 2015 Ford Mustang is designed for global markets and the right hand drive Mustang will be making its way to a total of 25 global right hand drive markets which also include UK, Australia and South Africa.

Ford starts testing Right Hand Drive MustangFord engineers have just completed handmade prototypes of right hand drive Mustang’s which will be put to the test in the months ahead. This is for the first time in the history of the company spanning 50 years, that a factory made right hand drive variant is being offered with sales to commence this autumn.

The history of Ford Mustang goes back to the model’s debut in 1964. A best seller in US markets, a total of 9.2 million Mustangs have been sold since launch while 161,000 Mustang’s have been sold in countries other than North America. Ford Mustang has even been voted as Europe’s Most Wanted Classic car and offering it now as a right hand drive variant, will bring in even more accolades for the Mustang.

Ford Mustang has a fan following of more than 7.6 million fans on Facebook, beating all other vehicle nameplates and stands apart where style, presentation, affordability and class is concerned. Sold till date as only left hand drive vehicles, the first right hand drive Mustang’s will be on sale by mid 2015 following its launch in home markets while all Mustangs will be produced at the company’s Flat Rock Michigan assembly plant.


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A first drive in a manual rickety old van was enough to pave the road forward for Sagar Patel. When not driving or riding, his dexterity shifts gear to voice passion through words via reviews, and news, all the while, closely monitoring updates from the auto industry.

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  • krishnakumar_ka

    Human beings are ‘right handed’ I always surprised to see the most developed countries are using ‘left handed’ cars. The idea of of someone left handed made the world split in to right and left steering vehicles causing thousands of death!