As part of Motorbooks’ new Speed Read series, Speed Read Mustang: The History, Technology, and Design Behind the Original Pony Car covers 50 aspects key to understanding the Mustang’s amazing history. With accessible language, compartmentalized sections, and specially commissioned artwork, readers learn about the Mustang’s history as a groundbreaking production car, along with racing, design and technology, and the personal histories of key figures, including Lee Iacocca and Carroll Shelby. Get a look at every iconic Mustang model, from the first car to bear the name in 1964 to the muscle cars of the 1960s to today’s 526-horsepower Shelby GT350. The softbound, 160-page book is divided into seven sections—The Launch, Generations, Every Man’s Sports Car, Performance, Shelby, Special Editions, and Racing. Short “factoids” provide interesting and fun facts about America’s original pony car.