The Ford Mustang is still galloping at 50.
Ford Motor Co. on Thursday introduced the 2015 Mustang, a confident and aggressive riff on the iconic pony car that first made Americans swoon in the 1960s.
The Mustang’s passionate fans are sure to love it, but Ford will have to wait and see if it’s enough to overtake rivals and win over international buyers.
The Mustang was unveiled at events in New York, Los Angeles, Shanghai, Sydney, Barcelon, and Ford’s hometown of Dearborn. It goes on sale next fall in North America and will reach Europe and Asia in 2015.
‘‘Mustang cuts to the heart and soul of our company and really represents our company at its best,’’ Ford chief operating officer Mark Fields told hundreds of dealers and employees gathered in Dearborn to see the new car. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.