But if you want a Mustang with performance-enhancing options, you'll need to pony up for the EcoBoost-powered Mustang. And then you're driving around in a better sports car, but one that sounds like a vacuum.
There is still, however, a performance-oriented Mustang with traditional muscle car sound and power. It's the V8-engined 2015 Ford Mustang GT, a 5.0L beast that gives us the warm and fuzzies all over.
We've driven the Mustang V6. Week after week, it's the most popular review on this site. We've driven the Mustang EcoBoost. It was fun, but didn't feel worth $53K as tested. Now Alex Dykes of Alex On Autos has spent time with the 5.0L V8 Mustang GT, and he's compiled the most detailed and thorough video review of the 2015 Mustang GT on YouTube.
Timothy Cain is the founder of GoodCarBadCar.net, which obsesses over the free and frequent publication of U.S. and Canadian auto sales figures. Follow on Twitter @goodcarbadcar and on Facebook. Alex On Autos is also on Facebook and Twitter.