The large day for the Ford Mustang is sort of right here. The seventh-generation pony automotive will debut in Detroit on (*14*) 14, which suggests there’s time for yet another teaser video to maintain pleasure boiling.
This time round, the teaser comes from the official Ford Mustang Twitter account. It’s a brief 47-second video that includes The Tonight Show host and Saturday Night Live alum Jimmy Fallon trying out the automotive. He’s joined by Ford CEO Jim Farley, though sadly for us, particulars of the 2024 Mustang’s design options are pixelated. The duo additionally apparently mentions some delicate data, as there are a couple of moments the place the audio is censored with the sounds of a revving V8 engine.
Even with the blurred video, we get an thought of the Mustang’s proportions and fundamental form. Things come into a greater perspective for those who zoom out the video, the place we will make out a 5.0 badge on the fender. The 2024 mannequin will retain the low roof and sharply raked fastback design that appeared on the sixth-generation ‘Stang in 2015. Previous teasers recommend some notable adjustments are coming to the rear of the automotive, notably with the absence of the black insert between the taillights. Spy pictures and leaked photos additionally level to a closely revised entrance face with smaller headlights and a bigger grille.
Inside, we will anticipate digital shows and that is strengthened within the new teaser. Farley tells Fallon the “business goes digital” whereas sitting within the automotive. The extent of the Mustang’s digital upgrades are as-yet unknown, however we do know the enduring pony automotive will nonetheless provide an analog expertise. Paired with its V8 engine will likely be an old-school six-speed handbook transmission for many who wish to shift gears. An automated gearbox will even be out there.
Fallon and Farley have a curious connection that goes past this teaser video. The Ford CEO and legendary comic Chris Farley are cousins, with Chris rising to fame as a star of Saturday Night Live. He exited the present in 1995, three years earlier than Fallon would be part of the forged. Sadly, Chris Farley handed away in 1997.
The 2024 Ford Mustang will likely be revealed in downtown Detroit as a part of a giant celebration known as The Stampede. You can watch the livestream occasion and reveal right here at Motor1.com starting at 8:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time. In the meantime, try the Rambling About Cars podcast for extra Mustang discuss and the newest automotive information, out there under.