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It’s probably the greatest sports car America has ever made and you can watch it revealed to the world, live online.
What's wrong with the Mustang?
An all new Mustang is due out tomorrow and from what has leaked out already it’s a dramatic change. That, no doubt, will enrage pony car loyalists and anyone over the age of 50, but it’s necessary.
Some recent market survey data revealed that while the Mustang is the No. 1 considered car by Baby Boomers looking for a rear drive sports car, it’s last among Gen Y. Ford absolutely must modernize the Mustang because fans of the current car won’t be around for much longer, or at least not in the market for a sports car, and without new buyers Ford might as well send its pony to the glue factory.
Recently we spent a week driving a 2014 Mustang with a V6 engine and a six-speed manual transmission. Equipped with the Mustang Club of America package and some eye catching paint we can credit it as our muse for this piece, highlighting five things Ford absolutely must change about its performance icon.
5 things you should know
So you’ve already read all there is to know about the new Porsche 911 Carrera 4S and its seven-speed manual transmission? We’d like to challenge that notion.
More than just a novelty, or an engineering trick to help the car meet fuel economy regulations, the car is amazingly executed, faster than you’d guess and we even discovered something we (or anyone else for that matter) have never mentioned about the car.
If you’ve ever wanted to pick what should win Car of the Year, now is your chance.