50 Years of Mustang Racing

Five decades of the American stampede.

The iconic status of the Ford Mustang can be attributed to several major factors, including its lasting hallmarks of great looks and performance combined with affordability – as well as its starring roles on the big screen. But, for enthusiasts who have nurtured this image, the legend of Mustang began on the racetrack and grew quickly over five decades of dominating performances.

1960s

The age of Total Performance. Mustang is born to race.

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1970s

The dark decade. Privateers carry the Mustang torch.

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1980s

Ford rides Mustang in its return to the track.

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1990s

Mustang continues domination of road courses; sets all-time Trans-Am win record.

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2000s

Ford Racing enters the race car business with turn-key Mustang race cars.

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2010s

Traditional Mustang playgrounds joined by drifting, NASCAR.

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2015

The legend continues, entering its second 50 years.

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