Willing, free-revving 2.0-litre engine; Brilliant manual shift action; Agility and stability through corners; Quality ride; Good pricing
Some major ergonomics issues in the cabin; Lots of hard plastics; Engine doesn't sound very sporty; No standard reverse-view camera on any variant
Most complete and most polished Ford Mustang sold in Australia to date; Broader range of ability from on-road comfort to track weapon; Looks the business
The upgrades are worthwhile, but may be too subtle for some; The $20,000 price premium is a big ask; Ford Australia left a sour taste with some buyers after messing up the initial promotional material
Lightning-fast dual-clutch PDK GT4 outperforms the manual; Beautifully resolved chassis, brake package and steering; Strong non-turbo flat six has boundless enthusiasm
Fiddly small paddle shifters on a busy wheel; Small screen and dated infotainment tech; Options prices make your eyes water
Most powerful GT3 ever, and it feels it; PDK is even better than before; Naturally aspirated engine note is spectacular
The weather put paid to our proper track test; Changes are incremental rather than large; Is this the last of the breed?
The ease with which you can drive it day-to-day is impressive; Cabin execution and comfort are as good as the best; Ride quality on poor roads is incredible given the performance on offer
More luggage space would be handy for more than a weekend away; Angle of the screen means there is some glare when the roof is stowed; More exhaust noise please
Tremendous pull from the TT V8 - and an improved soundtrack thanks to echoey carbon fibre; Aero and chassis setup offer excellent lateral grip; Drive it home - like any other Mercedes; Exclusivity - 15 only coming to Aus, against 28 Black Series.
Exclusivity has its price - it's a whole A35 (with options) above a 'regular' GT R; Need to 'Riggs' your shoulder to access the center console; You really need to be a Pro to extract the true performance value out of the car
Uncompromising performance; Unrivalled street appeal; Best V8 engine in existence; Brilliant ride and dynamic capabilities; Very much a race car you can happily drive daily
Options, options, options; Interior feeling its age; Lift kit needs to remain on at higher speeds; Sounds insane, but it's no 458