pony car

noun

Definition of pony car

: one of a group of 2-door hardtops of different makes that are similar in sporty styling, high performance characteristics, and price range

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History and Etymology for pony car

after the Ford Motor Company's Mustang, the first car of this type

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“Pony car.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pony%20car. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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