Shopper's Choice Winner

The Winner:  2014  Ford  Mustang

The Ford Mustang is now in its 50th year of production and remains a sports car icon. A redesigned Mustang is just around the corner, but the current generation carries on for 2014 with a choice of two engines and a manual or automatic transmission. Competitors include the Dodge Challenger, Hyundai Genesis Coupe and Chevrolet Camaro. New for 2014 All Mustangs have revised instrument cluster graphics with a cleaner design, according to Ford. Two new appearance packages for the V-6 and GT trim levels include black-painted side mirrors and rear spoiler, body-colored louvers for the rear-quarter windows and black-painted aluminum-alloy wheels: 18 inches in diameter for the V-6, 19 inches for the GT. Exterior Highlights: Retro styling 17-, 18- or 19-inch alloy wheels Functional heat extractors on the hood (GT) Xenon high-intensity-discharge headlights with LED accents Interior Highlights: Seats up to four 4.2-inch display between the gauges provides trip-computer and performance information Available cloth or leather Recaro-brand sport seats Air conditioning CD stereo with MP3 jack; choice of two Shaker premium stereos available Available navigation system Under the Hood 305-horsepower, 3.7-liter V-6 engine 420-hp, 5.0-liter V-8 Six-speed manual or automatic transmission Rear-wheel drive Safety Features Antilock brakes Electronic stability system Side-impact airbags for the front seats MyKey programmable vehicle key Available backup camera