The Ford Mustang celebrates its 57th birthday on April 17, and there’s good news for the iconic model. It’s the world’s best-selling sports car for the second straight year and best-selling sports coupe for the sixth year in a row.
The Mustang moved 80,577 units globally in 2020. Based on research by the industry analysts at IHS Markit, the pony car held a 15.1 percent share of the worldwide sports coupe market, which was up from 14.8 percent in 2019.
The Mustang proved especially popular in Europe in 2020. The model’s sales were up 68.8 percent in Hungary,