“On-screen or on the road, the visceral sight and sound of Mustang has been inspiring fans for nearly five decades,” said Jim Farley, Ford executive vice president, global marketing, sales and service and Lincoln. “The feeling of optimism and being in control that Mustang’s world-class power and performance provide is a perfect match for Aaron Paul’s character in ‘Need for Speed.’”
As you might have already guessed, this is just a marketing stunt Ford pulled over for the new pony car. But it really doesn’t bother us. We’d actually enjoy an action-packed movie with the 2015 Mustang as a hero car.