Detroit’s Sharpest Idea Man

Don Frey “Detroit’s sharpest idea man” was the product manager behind the orginal Ford Mustang in Dearborn, MI. Don talks openly about Ford Motor Company and the people behind the first Mustang: Lee Iacocca, Joe Oros, Hal Sperlich, Henry Ford II, Don De La Rossa, Robert McNamara, Jack Telnack, Ernest Breech, and Eugene Bordinat. He also talks about the Mustang’s budget, design, styling, prototyping, engineering, tooling, production, assembly, naming, and marketing for the introduction of the first Ford Mustang at the World’s Fair on April, 17 1964.

Don goes onto talk about life after Detroit and his part in the manufacturing of CD-ROM and VHS.

Interview recorded in 1997. Copyright MadStache, Inc.

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