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Vin Car Pic of the day: Father of the Mustang

Ford Motor exec Lee Iacocca, known as the father of the Mustang, speaks at the pony car’s 1964 reveal at the New York World’s Fair.

Vin Car Pic of the day: 1969 Boss Mustang

An engine is guided carefully into a Ford Boss 429 Mustang in 1969.

Mustangs that never were

It was 56 years ago on April 17, 1964, that the Ford Mustang debuted at the World’s Fair in Flushing Meadows, New York. It was an immediate sales success — but there were many concepts, design studies and prototypes that were considered along the way. Some of those were codenamed the “Bruce Jenner” and the “Rambo” and there was a station wagon, a four-door and two-seater body styles. Here are some images and captions from...