The Ford Mustang is one of the automotive industries classic muscle cars. It’s been the focus of collectors for years, as well as the focus of several films, including Gone in 60 Seconds. It’s no surprise, that some of the biggest collectors have been celebrities.
Here are some of the top celebs who love Mustangs.
Robert Downey, Jr. Credit: SpeedKore Performance Group
Robert downey: 1970 Mustang Boss 302
One of the world’s greatest movie stars loves his cars, including a canary yellow 1970 Ford Mustang Boss 302. The less popular model year is every bit as iconic, if not more so. It was built for him by Speedkore Performance Group with European-inspired leather interior, crafted by Gabe’s Custom Interiors.
Kelly Clarkson: 2006 Mustang GT500
Kelly Clarkson is the owner of a candy apple red Mustang GT500 with wide striping on the hood and sides and was featured in her ‘Go’ music video. The singer and show host is also rumored to have once owned a hot pink Mustang, too. However, allegedly when the star learned that adult film star Alana Evan owned one, she sold it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DMFxq9gIG8M
Nelly: 2011 Ford 5.0-litre Mustang
One of the newer Mustangs to make the list, in 2010, Nelly had been given a limited edition 2011 Ford 5.0-litre Mustang that was featured on the cover of his album. The rapper was given the limited edition car that was custom blinged to his liking with a black gloss exterior, flat-black racing stripes, custom tail, grille and hood scoop.
Kellan Lutz: Ford Shelby GT 500
Twilight saga star, Kellan Lutz, drives not just a Mustang BUT a 1967 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. Lutz’s car is black with classic white Shelby striping on each side. One of the more unique Mustangs, the car can be valued at as much as 200k.
Aaron Paul: 1965 Shelby Mustang Cobra
The Breaking Bad star apparently continued his Need for Speed after starring in the film as evidenced by his owning a 427 big block Shelby Cobra. The electric blue car with thick white striping on the hood does less to resemble the look of your classic Mustang and may be the rarest Mustang on our list. An original could be worth 7 figures but kit replicas can be had for 50k.
Bob Seger: Several Mustangs
In his personal collection, Bob Seger is alleged to own not one, not two, but three Mustangs. The singer owns a 1971 Mach 1 Mustang, a 429 SCJ Super Cobra Jet and a classic 1969 Mustang GT35. Any one of those beauties would round out a collection but owning these three may may Seger Hollywood’s Mustang King.
Amber Heard: 1968 Ford Mustang Coupe
As a teen, actress Amber Heard’s 1968 Mustang was the first car she bought. The Zombieland actress was known for driving it all around the streets of LA. A silver car when she purchased it and stolen several times, the car was famously redone on the Velocity show ‘OverHaulin’ with the help of her then husband, Johnny Depp. Today, Heard is still cruising in the car except it’s now cherry red and in mint condition.
Nick Jonas: 1968 Mustang Fastback
Nick Jonas 1968 Mustang is the classic fastback edition, black with white striping. The singer is known to run errands and meet his equally famous brothers with this timeless classic. Nick even has been known to take Grandpa Jonas for a spin! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z-T10z0Qlyg
Liam Hemsworth: 1969 Mustang Mach 1
If a Hunger Games all star were to own a car, why wouldn’t be a Mustang? Better yet why not a 1969 Mustang Mach 1. Movie star Liam Helmsworth owns a fastback model with unique teal green paint, thin black striping on the side and a black hood and is known for cruising the coffee shops of Calabasas, CA. Wonder is Miley Cyrus has ever gotten to drive it…
Patrick Dempsey. Credit: Blacksmith Garage
Patrick Dempsey: 2007 Mustang FR500C
Patrick ‘McDreamy’ Dempsey raced this specially-built Mustang FR500C in the Grand-Am Road Racing KONI series but to no surprise is also the owner. The Mustang FR500C is like any other 2007 Mustang, except it’s modified and tuned for racing with a mix of black, white and neon green paint complete with ‘Supercuts’ decals. The Grey’s Anatomy star actually moonlights as a professional race car driver.