2009 'Warriors In Pink' Edition Mustang
unveils new ‘Warriors in Pink’ edition Mustang at the New York
International Auto Show to raise money for breast cancer education and
- The company is doubling its
contribution to the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure – to $500 for each
Warriors in Pink Mustang sold.
- Ford and its
dealers together have dedicated more than $95 million in cash and
in-kind contributions for breast cancer education and research.
YORK, March 19, 2008 – Ford Motor Company, which has dedicated more
than $95 million in cash and in-kind contributions for breast cancer
education and research for 14 years, announces today that it is
doubling its contribution to Susan G. Komen for the Cure each time it
sells a ’Warriors in Pink’ package for the 2009 Ford Mustang.
to the tremendous response from our dealers and customers to the 2008
‘Warriors in Pink’ Mustang, we knew we needed to continue offering the
package, and we’re happy to be able to increase our support for the
Cure at the same time,” said Connie Fontaine, Ford Experiential
Produced in a limited edition of 1,000
units, the Mustang with Warriors in Pink package was designed
exclusively in support of Susan G. Komen Foundation for the Cure. New
upgrades for the 2009 package are featured on the Ford display at the
New York International Auto Show.
Available on the Mustang V-6
Premium Coupe and Convertible models, the Warriors in Pink package
includes a unique grille and will add a pink ribbon and pony fender
badge, pink Mustang rocker tape striping, charcoal leather seats with
pink stitching, aluminum-spoke steering wheel with pink stitching and
charcoal floormats with pink ribbon and contrast stitching.
also can be ordered with the all-new glass roof option. Three body
colors will be available: Black, Brilliant Silver and Performance White.
Ford Warriors in Pink
Launched in 2006, the Ford Warriors in Pink campaign recognizes the
strength and courage it takes to deal with the everyday challenges of
fighting breast cancer.
Ford’s goal in 2008 is to donate
more than $1 million for the Cure through these sales of the special
Mustangs, Warriors in Pink apparel and other fundraising efforts.
Warriors in Pink apparel collection for men and women feature important
symbols signifying the message of hope, strength and unity in the
commitment to the fight against breast cancer. All apparel is
available on www.fordcares.com, and 100 percent of net proceeds are
donated to Komen for the Cure.
The limited-edition 2009 Mustang with Warriors in Pink will be available through Ford dealers this summer.
is one of the greatest automotive sales success stories of all time.
Nearly one out of every two sports cars sold in America is a Mustang,
and the Mustang is also America’s best-selling convertible.