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'98 Ford Mustang
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By Powerhorse
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1998 Ford Mustang 2dr Coupe


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My 1998 Ford Mustang is by far the best car I have ever owned. It gets about 24-25 mpg in the city, and about 30 mpg on the highway. The styling on Mustangs are unbeatable, both the interior and the exterior. The performance is pretty good coming from the 3.8 Liter V6 but its not like the GT or the Cobra. The reliability of the Mustang is great; its never stranded me anywhere, even when its down near 0 degrees in the winter it just starts right up. Overall I would give this car a 10 out of 10 -- it's a wonderful car and I have never once regretted buying it. I would strongly recommend this car to anyone.


Best Features

I like the gas mileage from the 3.8L V6, I get consistent mid-20s mpg. The performance was surprisingly good also. The reliability is outstanding.


Worst Features

I wouldn't suggest anything, it's perfect as is.


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Great car has lasted and held up well.
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By Cruzzza
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1998 Ford Mustang 2dr Coupe


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I have had no problems mechanically with my car. That means a lot to me. I am constantly annoyed by the fact that when you have a cup in the front cupholder, you can't shift. Also the cupholders aren't adjustable, so if you go round a curve, and the cup isn't a perfect fit... oops, there goes another drink. It might be petty to complain about that, but it has been a huge pet peeve to me. The driver's seat is starting to lose integrity. The foam gets smushed after so many years and I get it just doesn't come back to normal after a while. I can't believe that it has been so reliable. Ford did good on this model. Also, they made a lot of stuff standard, I just wish I had cruise.


Best Features

A lot of standard features. Power everything. They even included mirrors on both visors!


Worst Features

The Mustang seriously needs better cupholders and better placement of them. Better trunk access. Can't it be built a little bit bigger while keeping the same style? I think that a slightly larger version of the same car would be great, maybe the backseat would even be usable then!


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Too Hot to Handle
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By Stangman36
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1998 Ford Mustang 2dr Coupe


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I love this car. Absolutely nothing wrong with it. Everyone's head turns when I drive by.


Best Features

Favorite Features = The whole damn thing


Worst Features

I would bump up the horses a little; 150 isn't enough.


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pretty good
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By saleen
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1998 Ford Mustang 2dr Coupe


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Well ive owned the mustang since ive bought it some time ago,And i have to say ive enjoyed it alot and have no problems with it that i can recall.It does not ride very smooth but whats the point thats why u buy a sports car for excitement,right?


Best Features

The favorite things id say are the sleek looks of it from the exterior and interior.And so many options to make it look unique.


Worst Features

The only thing i dont like are the hp numbers.It could use atleast about 60 more horses i say.Other than that i think its a better buy than the other gm vehicles.


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great car great price
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By michaelalec84
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1998 Ford Mustang 2dr Coupe


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The ford mustang is an excellent car at an even better price in my opinion. Ive had mine for a little over a year now and it has given me no major problems whatsoever. The power is good coming from the 3.8 liter v6 and the comfort of the front seats is excellent. i would recommned a mustng of my type to anyone who wants something powerful, cheap, good looking and fun to drive.


Best Features

front seat comfort and simple but stylish interior design are a quality of the mustang.


Worst Features

none


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