Ford Mustang V8 Fastback review

Good value, great fun and a good deal of character

Dec 2004

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Overall rating

4.5 out of 5 stars


  • Fine modern interpretation of a classic shape
  • Performance and character from V8 engine
  • Impressive value for money
  • Fun to drive and likely to be fun to own too


  • Can feel unsophisticated compared to European rivals
  • Four-cylinder version lacks character
  • Rear seat space is poor
  • High running costs for V8 version