The Mustang was the brain child of the Lee Lacocca in the early 1960s. It was to be a compact sporty car with flair and style. It was offered with a v8 engine and had its official debute at the World's Fair in New York fifty years ago today (April 17, 1964). The design was an instant hit and has launch one of the most successful product launches of all times. The Mustang has remained one of America's favorite and iconic cars that offer power and style.