May 19 2018

Updated: 1963 Mustang III Concept Show Car a Big Hit at the AACA Museum Exhibit Opening Reception

Over 400 people enjoyed the opening reception last Friday of the AACA Museum's exhibit "Mustangs: Six Generations of America's Favorite Pony Car" including Ford icons John Clor and Gale Halderman (above). The Mustang III is one of 30 Mustangs on display in Hershey, Pennsylvania until October 14, 2018.


Howard Kroplick

The Program

The Mustang III was featured on the reception program.

Following the reception, an amazing Mustang panel discussion was held.

Mustang III on Display

Prior to the reception, Art Hyde, John Clor and Gale Halderman posed in front of the Mustang III. Courtesy of the AACA Museum.

The Mustang III exhibit placard.

The Mustang III is on display near the amazing Cammack Tucker exhibit seen in the background.

The Mustang III Team: Dave Baum, Howard Kroplick and John Cuocco. Courtesy of Pam Hirschhorn of

I was busy all night with Mustang fans.

I had some memorable conversations with Gale Halderman and John Clor.

All 400 people stayed for the panel discussion.

Kudos to the AACA Museum for a wonderful event!