Read more about the Refreshed 2018 Ford Mustang Gets Big Updates, Drops V6 at AutoGuide.com.Speculation was running rampant among the small group milling around the otherwise empty Ford display on the second preview day of the Detroit Auto Show.
A mysterious invite had us gathered early that morning before the show had even opened for the short trek from downtown Detroit to the automaker’s product development center in nearby Dearborn, Mich., for an “embargoed product news backgrounder.” With a description about as vague as the clutch pedal in the Subaru Crosstrek, our ever-inquisitive minds couldn’t help but wander.
Of course, the first — and most obvious — conclusion was that we were about to see the refreshed 2018 Ford Mustang. With plenty of rumors swirling as of late about what an updated version of the pony car should have in store, it only made sense for Ford to choose its hometown for the big debut. But if a new version of Ford’s quintessential coupe was ready, why not show it off at an unexpectedly unexciting Detroit Auto Show?