The Ford Mustang is as soon as once more the world’s greatest-offering sports activities coupe, the automaker announced final week in a press release. That declare is based mostly on Ford examination of 2021 registration information from S&P International Mobility.
This is the seventh 12 months in a row that the Mustang has claimed the greatest-offering sports activities coupe title. Nevertheless, Ford did not mention a 3-peat as greatest-offering sports activities vehicle, a title the Mustang claimed in 2019 and 2020.
Even though it remained the greatest-vendor globally, the Mustang was also beaten by the Dodge Challenger in U.S. product sales in 2021. Dodge offered 54,314 Challengers right here in 2021, about three% much more than the prior 12 months. Ford offered 52,414 Mustangs, down 14.two% from 2020 and in fact the lowest yearly complete in the nameplate’s historical past.
2022 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Stealth Edition
Ford mentioned its very own inner information exhibits that the U.S. represents 76% of the international market place for the Mustang. Other markets noticed development in Mustang product sales in 2021. New Zealand product sales have been up 54.three%, Brazil product sales have been up 37.three%, and product sales in South Korea enhanced sixteen.six%, in accordance to Ford. International consumer retail orders practically doubled in 2021 in contrast to the prior 12 months, the automaker mentioned.
Even though certainly not a coupe, the Mustang Mach-E electrical crossover had a robust 2021 by Ford’s requirements. Ford offered 27,140 autos in what was the Mach-E’s 1st total 12 months of manufacturing. That created the Mach-E the 2nd greatest-offering electrical SUV in the U.S. in 2021, behind the Tesla Model Y, Ford mentioned.
Mustang updates for the 2022 model 12 months are minimum. Ford extra a handful of particular editions—including the Ice White, Shelby GT500 Heritage Edition, California Specific, Coastal Restricted, and Stealth—as nicely as eight new colour choices. A redesign is anticipated quickly, very likely for the 2024 model 12 months.