Thread: Mustang 5.0
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      04-08-2011, 10:54 PM   #48
Wes Howell

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Originally Posted by Cdnrockies View Post
I picked up a '10 F150 a few months ago for one of my businesses. Truck has been excellent so far. Zero chance I was putting any cash into GM or Dodge after their bailouts. Not sure what the relevance of a 7 year old truck has to the current Ford line up or the improvements they've made.

Have you driven the new 5.0? It's a pretty good bang for the buck. It's a lot of car for $30K less than an M3/C63/ISF.
Sorry if it got off topic - It steered towards the older truck as it got into details of Ford's lack of quality and innovation for the past 20-30 years, the stigma attached to their vehicles and reliability concerns, etc.

I hope the new Fords are nicer and I hope you have great luck with yours. They're definitely doing better.. I think Ford is making progress. I have driven lots of Mustangs, but not the newer ones. I hate the way they look, I hate the interiors and I have too many doubts about the overal smaller details, fit and finish, driving feel, technology of the cabin, etc etc.

Sorry to digress - (I just see the POS in the driveway every day)
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