1982-1993 Mustang GT Magazine Articles

Magazine Articles

Here's our list of magazine articles relating to 1982-1993 Mustang GT's. Most of the articles listed below are road tests and reviews when the cars were new. Let us know if we've missed any!

To see a table of magazine tests for 1982-1993 Mustang GT's, visit our Summary of Magazine Tests page.

 

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AAA Auto Test
  • 1991 - "Ford Mustang GT" (1991)
America's Best Mustang
  • Vol 3 #1 1987 - "'87 Mustang GT Drive Report" (1987)
Autocar
  • March 2 1988 - "Rags to Riches" (1988)
Automobile
  • October 1986 - "Ford Mustang GT" (1987)
  • April 1987 - "Mustang GT Review" (1987)
Autoweek
  • June 1, 1992 - "Performance Review - 1979-92 Ford Mustang" (all 1979-1992 Mustangs)
Car and Driver
  • October 1984 - "Ford Mustang GT Driving Impression" (1985)
  • January 1985 - "Ford Mustang GT Road Test" (1985)
  • April 1989 - "Comparo 302 vs 302 - '70 Boss vs '89 GT" (1989)
Car Craft
  • November 1984 - "Giant Killer" (1984 Turbo GT)
  • August 1986 - "Survival of the Fittest - '86 Mustang GT" (1986)
  • December 1987 - "1988 Mustang GT" (1988)
  • May 1992 - "Camaro vs. Mustang - Dead Bang" (1992)
Fabulous Mustangs
  • 1982 - "Musclebound Mustang" (1982)
  • Summer 1983 - "Ford Mustang 1983" (1983)
Ford Trader
  • Mustang Milestones - "'64 1/2 - '94" (all Mustangs)
  • April 1994 - "Mustang, 30 Years of America's Pony Car" (all Mustangs)
Guide to Muscle Cars
  • August 1988 - "Driving Impressions - 5.0 Mustang GT" (1988)
Hot Rod
  • September 1985 - "Title Bout II - '86 GT vs '86 IROC" (1986)
  • March 1986 - "Title Bout III - '86 350 IROC vs '86 GT" (1986)
  • May 1987 - "Double Trouble" (1987)
  • June 1989 - "Pony Express - '64 1/2, '69 Boss 302, '89 GT" (1989)
ISCA Magazine
  • 1983 or 1984? - "Take a Ride in Ford's Lastest Black Beauty" (1984 GT Turbo) (actual magazine name and date unknown - very good article on '84 GT Turbo's)
Motor
  • May 22, 1982 - "Big Bore Nostalgia" (1982)
  • December 16, 1984 - "Hit or Myth?" (1984)
Motor Trend
  • September 1981 - "0-60 in 6.9 Seconds 302 GT Mustang" (1982)
  • October 1982 - "'83 Ford Mustang GT" (1983)
  • October 1984 - "1985 Ford Mustang GT Preview Test" (1985)
Motor Trend Special Issue
  • 1988 - "How Ford Became #1 - '88 Mustang GT Road Test" (1988)
Motor Trend's Road Tests
  • 1987 - "Ford Mustang GT Road Test" (1987)
Muscle Car Review
  • May 1987 - "Bad Day at Black Rock - '87 Mustang vs '87 IROC" (1987)
  • July 1987 - "A Matter of Breeding - '87 GT Convertible" (1987)
Mustang (Hot Rod Magazine)
  • Winter 1984 - "Happy Birthday Mustang" (1984 GT350)
  • Spring 1985 - "Driving Impression" (1985)
  • February 1986 - "Ford's Newest Mustang GT" (1986)
  • October 1986 - "Mustang GT Convertible" (1986)
  • October 1987 - "Mustang GT vs Mustang LX" (1987)
Mustang Illustrated
  • Winter 1987 - "First Look: The 1987 Mustang GT" (1987)
  • June 1989 - "1989 Mustang GT" (1989)
Mustang Monthly
  • April-May 1984 - "Anniversary Special" (1984 GT350)
  • October 1984 - "The Heat Goes On" (1985)
  • June 1985 - "Topless at 21" (1985)
  • September 1985 - "Performance Re-Port" (1986)
  • October 1986 - "'87 GT" (1987)
  • September 1988 - "The Progression of Power" (all 1979-1988 5.0L Mustangs)
  • October 1989 - "The '90 Mustang GT" (1990)
  • October 1989 - "Mustang - The Third Generation" (all 1979-1990 5.0L Mustangs)
  • September 1990 - "Holiday Weekend - '90 GT convertible" (1990)
  • October 1990 - "Mustang - New Wheels for '91" (1991)
  • October 1992 - "History in the Making: The 5.0L Mustang" (all 1982-1993 5.0L Mustangs)
Mustangs and Fords
  • July 1991 - "Notes from the Road" (1991)
  • November 1991 - "Mark of the Beast" (1991 Shelby AAC Mk. 1)
  • March 1994 - "The 3rd Generation Mustang" (all 1979-1993 Mustangs)
Popular Hot Rodding
  • August 1986 - "'86 GT vs '86 Grand National" (1986)
  • May 1988 - "Performance Report - IROC, GT, GTA" (1988)
  • December 1991 - "5.0-Liter Shopper's Guide" (all 1982-1992 5.0L Mustangs)
Road and Track
  • December 1984 - "Camaro IROC-Z vs. Mustang GT" (1985)
  • October 1986 - "Ford Mustang GT vs. Chevrolet Camaro IROC-Z Comparison Test" (1987)
Road and Track Buyer's Guides
  • 1984 - "Ford Mustang" (1984)
Road and Track Performance Cars
  • 1987 - "IROC vs GT" (1987)
  • 1988 - "Ford Mustang GT Road Test" (1987)
Road and Track Special Series
  • 1988 - "Camaro vs Mustang" (1988)
Road and Track Sports and GT Cars
  • 1987 - "'87 Ford Mustang GT" (1987)
Super Ford
  • December 1993 - "5.0 Buyers Guide" (all 1979-1993 5.0L Mustangs)
Super Stock and Drag Illustrated
  • March 1988 - "Drag Test - '88 GT, IROC, GTA, GNX" (1988)
Unknown Magazine (possibly Car Craft or Hot Rod???)
1990 or 1991? - "Driving Impression - Poetry in Motion" (1991) (please tell us which magazine this is in, if you know!!)