2018 Ford Mustang GT review - verdict

The iconic Ford Mustang gets a sharper look, upgraded technology and a new 1...

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Rory White
12 March 2017

2018 Ford Mustang GT review - verdict

We'll be getting a lengthier drive of the new Mustang later this month, at which point we'll be able to give you a more thorough assessment of exactly how it stacks up against its rivals.

However, it's clear that the new 10-speed automatic gearbox is a big step forward. Whereas previously we'd have recommended a manual gearbox, we can now see a genuine case for the snappier, more responsive automatic companion.

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Rated 3 out of 5

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