Next-gen Ford Mustang’s arrival announced to be delayed until 2021

Aug 30, 2018 | Same topic: Auto industry: Latest updates
The new Ford Mustang may be upgraded to a new modular platform.

This news may come to be sadness for all Mustang enthusiasts - the Blue Oval announced that the next-gen Ford Mustang’s arrival will be delayed by at least one year.

According to the latest car news, Mr. Jim Hackett - CEO of Ford made an announcement that the 7th-gen Mustang will be launched sometime in 2021.

Ford Mustang angular front

The next-gen Mustang’s arrival will be delayed by at least one year

Although the American carmaker didn’t give any official confirmation for the delay, rumors predicted that the new Ford Mustang may be upgraded to a new modular platform which will be also used in a Ford all-electric crossover and the all-new Explorer which are planned to come in 2020.

With this new platform, Ford may bring an all-wheel-drive variant of the favorite Pony Car, along with the already-reported hybrid powertrain option.

Additionally, the Ford Mustang team also revealed that the new modular platform will not “bastardize the Mustang” and “will not hurt their design creativity.”

Ford Mustang front view

Ford may bring an all-wheel-drive variant of the favorite Pony Car

Ford Mustang angular rear

The new modular platform will not “bastardize the Mustang” 

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