Mustang Sprint (
Olympic Sprint Edition )
During 1972, Ford offered a special
eye-catching "Red, White & Blue" color
styling package with bold USA Shield decals to commemorate the
1972 USA Olympic Team.
The Sprint Decor Option
was available between March and June of 1972. The Sprint promotion
celebrated the 1972
Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the
XXth Olympiad in Munich, Germany
XI Olympic Winter Games in
Sapporo, Japan. Ford's USA Sprint Cars promoted our
Olympic Team achievements
in the double Olympic
year of 1972.
Sprint Decor Option was offered on
Pintos and Mavericks. Ford's Olympic Sprint salute was
orchestrated to add mid-year flash to the 1972 advertising campaign, and bring more customers into
Ford dealership showrooms.
1972 Mustang Sprint promotion was a limited edition of
only ( 9,383 ) Sportroofs, Coupes and Convertibles with
the " Red, White & Blue " color styling. A similar
version was available with a Maple Leaf Shield for Canadian
1972 Cherry Blossom Festival
- Parade Cars
Convertibles were produced. These fifty convertibles were
built specifically for the Washington DC Cherry Blossom
Festival Parade. ( April 1972 )
The " 50 of a Kind " parade cars
Cherry Blossom Festival Princesses
representing U.S. states and territories.
The website is
dedicated to promotion, restoration and enjoyment of
in 72 Mustang
Sprint. These Mustangs are the most beautiful, desirable
and rare collector cars of the 71-73 Superstang years. This site is a
repository of 1972 Mustang Sprint history, Vehicle Registry,
Sprint Marketplace and Restoration Resource.