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#1 OFFLINE   thewheelman

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Posted 09 December 2012 - 07:39 PM

Did you catch this? Motor Trend names their top 10.......not 1 but 2 Fords on the list: Boss 302 and Focus! Nary a GM or Mopar in sight!

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 02:31 AM

Car & Driver also listed the Mustang GT / Boss 302 in their 2013 top ten...with no GM or Dodge either!


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Posted 10 December 2012 - 11:37 AM

All the magazines always award the boss and gt and never the gt500. I guess they think it's just way too expensive for lacking in the regards it does at a 70k price point (though Jamaal thinks its the bargain of the century lol)
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Posted 10 December 2012 - 02:45 PM

Base price is 55k for the '13 GT500 which is quite the bargain for what you get and the magazines have said that as well. They also said they like the Boss so much because it is near perfect. I agree.

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Posted 10 December 2012 - 04:15 PM

Cool... The base GT is such a bargin for a +400 hp car.

And that ST Focus is a nice looking car too.

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