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Blue Oval Connect Newswire: April 17, 2014

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Mustang News
Mustang 50th Edition
Ford Pays Homage to Five Decades of the World's Favorite Pony Car with Limited-Production 50 Year Edition Mustang

Fifty years after debuting one of the world's most popular cars, Ford is marking the milestone by revealing a Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition. Created to honor five decades of Mustang heritage, only 1,964 examples of the 50 Year Limited Edition will ever be built when it goes on sale this fall.

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Mustang Reenacts Empire State Building Feat

The celebration of 50 years of the Ford Mustang continues atop the Empire State Building where an all-new Mustang has been placed on the 86th floor observatory in the same fashion the very first Mustang was unveiled.

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Mustang Interior
Mustang Road Trip: Dearborn to New York

On Monday, April 14, 2014, Moray Callum vice president, Design, and Chris Svensson, Design director, The Americas, left the Dearborn Inn to head to New York in their '65 and '67 Mustangs, driving the same route that media drove 50 years ago.

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Time Lapse Video: Reconstructing the 1964 Empire State Building Event

To reenact a publicity feat conducted nearly 50 years ago when the first Mustang convertible was unveiled, Ford once again took to getting an all-new Mustang convertible atop the Empire State Building.

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More Mustang news will be available on @FordOnline. Click here for complete coverage.

Lincoln News
Lincoln Launches in China; Unique Offering for Today's Chinese Luxury Auto Customers

Lincoln, an iconic luxury automotive brand for discerning individuals with a heritage linked to presidents, royalty and movie stars, begins a new chapter in its nearly 100-year history today by bringing a completely new approach to luxury automotive ownership in China.

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Interview with Lincon China President Robert Parker

Interview with Robert Parker, newly appointed president, Lincoln China.

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Outside Voices
Bill Ford Drives New Special-Edition Mustang Onto Stage at New York Show
(Detroit Free Press) Bill Ford unveiled a special-edition Mustang to celebrate the pony car's 50th anniversary at the New York auto show today. To read the full article, click here.

50th Anniversary Ford Mustang is a Pony That's Ready to Party
(FOX News) Ford is marking the 50th Anniversary of the Mustang with a special version of America's original pony car. To read the full article, click here.

Ford to Bring Lincoln Brand to China
(Seeking Alpha) Ford plans to bring its Lincoln brand to China in an effort to tap into the growing demand in the region for luxury models. To read the full article, click here.

Lincoln's China Plan in Motion
(The Detroit News) Lincoln Motor Co., the luxury vehicle brand in a decades long sales funk, is putting the finishing touches on its plans to enter the Chinese market this year. To read the full article, click here.

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