Illustration for article titled Gale Halderman Passed Today
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Not many news sources talked about it today, or maybe it’ll hit the automotive circuit tomorrow. For those who don’t know, it’s was his sketch in 1962 that was chosen to become the original Ford Mustang. He is the original designer of the car.

I got to meet him at a local Mustang and Ford Performance meeting when I first bought my Mustang in 2016. Such a cool guy with stories to tell about Ford back in the day. Both he, and Carl Widmann (Mustang Chief Engineer at that time) signed under the hood of the car, and it’s still there today.

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Illustration for article titled Gale Halderman Passed Today

What a life, and a timeless legacy.

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