Flatrock Plant Rolls Out Millionth Mu...

Flatrock Plant Rolls Out Millionth Mustang

There are 21 comments on the WSRZ story from Apr 17, 2013, titled Flatrock Plant Rolls Out Millionth Mustang. In it, WSRZ reports that:

The Ford Flat Rock plant rolled out its one-millionth Mustang. Steve Ling with Ford says the plant took over Mustang production in 2004.

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Ginger

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#1 Apr 17, 2013
Alright

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Sao Paulo

#2 Apr 19, 2013
Wow, even assuming the plant operates 24x7, that's over 5000 mustangs produced per day! Datsallotacar!

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#3 Apr 19, 2013
JM_Brazil wrote:
Wow, even assuming the plant operates 24x7, that's over 5000 mustangs produced per day! Datsallotacar!
Lol, actually no...

They took over Mustang production in 2004 - that's 9 years of production.

9 X 365 = 3,285 days (which they don't actually run - more like 6 days per week)

1,000,000/3,285 = 305 per day

(I used to work at an engine plant - 5,000 engines a day never happened (600 tops maybe on a good day)

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#4 Apr 19, 2013
Nothing say I Love You like a shiny red mustang!

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#5 Apr 19, 2013
"says"

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#6 Apr 19, 2013

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#7 Apr 19, 2013
Hoosier Hillbilly wrote:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v =2ZA_b4JVas4XX
Here's a man's Mustang - 2,000 hp

http://www.youtube.com/watch...

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#8 Apr 19, 2013
milwaukee69 wrote:
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Lol, actually no...
They took over Mustang production in 2004 - that's 9 years of production.
9 X 365 = 3,285 days (which they don't actually run - more like 6 days per week)
1,000,000/3,285 = 305 per day
(I used to work at an engine plant - 5,000 engines a day never happened (600 tops maybe on a good day)
Oh yeah. Must be my chinese calculator.

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#9 Apr 19, 2013
My dad bought me one just like this but without the back spoiler for my 16th. birthday.
I've been a mustang lover ever since!

http://www.google.com/imgres...

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#10 Apr 22, 2013
DondoDork wrote:
My dad bought me one just like this but without the back spoiler for my 16th. birthday.
I've been a mustang lover ever since!
http://www.google.com/imgres...
Funny, never had one. Always had Dodge's and Chevy's, A Pontiac or 2, a Plymouth, and assorted motorcycles. The only Ford I ever had was a 71 Maverick, which almost killed me. But always loved the lines of a Mustang, especially the fastbacks.

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#11 Apr 25, 2013
JM_Brazil wrote:
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Funny, never had one. Always had Dodge's and Chevy's, A Pontiac or 2, a Plymouth, and assorted motorcycles. The only Ford I ever had was a 71 Maverick, which almost killed me. But always loved the lines of a Mustang, especially the fastbacks.
A lot of my friends had Mavericks and Pinto's back in the 70's. My dad bought me the Mustang and my sister a Camero!
The Paisan

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#12 Apr 25, 2013
Always liked the Mustang......never had one though.

I never liked the Camaro though, all the Dutchbacks drove them in High School...lol

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#13 Apr 25, 2013
The Paisan wrote:
Always liked the Mustang......never had one though.
I never liked the Camaro though, all the Dutchbacks drove them in High School...lol
I had a 2002 convertible Mustang that wasn't even half the fun of my old one. I miss it!

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#14 Apr 26, 2013
The Paisan wrote:
Always liked the Mustang......never had one though.
I never liked the Camaro though, all the Dutchbacks drove them in High School...lol
Ahem...I think it's "duckback," not Dutchback.
The Paisan

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#15 Apr 26, 2013
milwaukee69 wrote:
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Ahem...I think it's "duckback," not Dutchback.
lol..hmmmm....

We may be on different wavelengths here.
"Dutchbacks" is a nicer way of saying "de***hebags" where I come from...... Is duckback along the same lines?

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#16 Apr 26, 2013
The Paisan wrote:
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lol..hmmmm....
We may be on different wavelengths here.
"Dutchbacks" is a nicer way of saying "de***hebags" where I come from...... Is duckback along the same lines?
Duck back or duck a$$.

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#18 Apr 26, 2013
DondoDork wrote:
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A lot of my friends had Mavericks and Pinto's back in the 70's. My dad bought me the Mustang and my sister a Camero!
Oh yeah, forgot about the Pinto - I did have a second Ford! But it was a Bobcat, which was just a Pinto with Chrome.

Funny thing - In Brazil, pinto means Dick. And not in a 'Richard' way, if you know what I mean.

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#19 Apr 26, 2013
The first Mustang was made in 1967. They didn't start in 2004.

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#20 Apr 26, 2013
quilterqueen wrote:
The first Mustang was made in 1967. They didn't start in 2004.
No one said they started in 2004 and the first Mustang was in "65"!

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#21 Apr 26, 2013
JM_Brazil wrote:
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Oh yeah, forgot about the Pinto - I did have a second Ford! But it was a Bobcat, which was just a Pinto with Chrome.
Funny thing - In Brazil, pinto means Dick. And not in a 'Richard' way, if you know what I mean.
I vaguely remember the Bobcat. The funniest car I ever saw was the AMC Pacer! Looked like it belonged on the moon!

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