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2003 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra Supercharged CoupeReview
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Sweet Deal — I've owned this car for 3 years now and have had a few minor problems. The car still runs hard at 141k miles as it did probably new. 12 years old and yes things need replaced when drove a lot but nothing that hampers reliability. 2015 GT Mustangs are up with this car now, but for less you can tune and pulley this car and outperform a stock 2015 GT with ease. The rarity of these Cobras will I think keep the value up in years time. The 2003-04 Terminator Cobras can be found on Facebook to find out more if your interested in a purchasing one.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: For a car that is 12 years old, this car has power at stock that keeps ahead of most competitive cars of today.  Takes mods easy to make it perform above some new cars for way less price.

Cons: The IRS rubber bushings need the replacing after all this use.  Really can't complain about the car.

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Awesome! — This car is incredible, handles great, top notch performance, fast, quick, stylish and great on fuel economy. This is the second one I have owned and I am completely satisfied with it. Limited production and one of the last true Cobra's ever built....

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: This is an incredible car, limited production and a true SVT Cobra Mustang.

Cons: Nothing

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A Screamer — I don't like the rims. But I love the screaming blower. It's made of star stuff from the cosmos. It's featured in Fish Tumor! Films. It's feels powerful under throttle and yet you can drive it normally. I would like a white cobra but black was my limited choice. Black paint is hard to take care of so maybe a white paint job would be good.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Screaming ported blower

Cons: Snow days mean no driving.

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Streaker — When I was looking for a performance car I was looking at 07 GT500's and just could not afford that price. If you want a still reliable car with performance like an older GT 500, you would be just as satisfied with an 03-04 Cobra. I bought my car with 100,000 miles on it, paid less than 20K less for it and have independent rear suspension. Buy parts for it from Ford Dealers are even cheaper now on cost. I drove it over 8 hours from dealer to home and at 75 mph most of the way with cruise on, I got 29.4 mph with it. I average around 25 mph when I don't play alot. Easy to upgrade for more power if you want for less cost. Just dynoed my car the other day, and with only a BBK Cold Air Induction Kit and Bassani Exhaust, I still made 370 hp at the wheels. Factory Flywheel is 390 hp. That is even amazing for a car that is 9 years old and has over 100k miles on it.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: I owned a 03 GT before this car, but do to a deer it was easier to replace than fix.  So I looked at new GT's and decided what I wanted in a car was in the 03 Cobra.  For the price I gave for the car, I still have the power and performance to keep up with most new cars.  I am glad that I went with an older Cobra rather than a newer GT.

Cons: Really nothing jumps out to say don't buy a car like this, but if I complained about one thing, the bolsters of the front seats.  The drivers side is adjustable but passenger seat is not.  My wife says she feels that she is always sitting on one cheek rather than planted in the seat normally. They are a little uncomfortable.

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2003 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra Supercharged CoupeReview
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Amazing 03 Svt — Car handles amazing. Plenty of power especially around 3500 rpm. Amazing quality have had no problems with the car at all. Rides amazing. Clutch is a little tight. Best overall fun factor out of any car i have had. the sound of the supercharger even factory is amazing.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: would recommend to anyone. 26 mpg average on highway.

Cons: only about 15 mpg city. tight clutch but you get used to it.

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2003 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra Supercharged CoupeReview
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Top Gear Esq — Its like a lion cute and cuddly...until it bites your arm off, but with the right amount of steering input and a steady right foot it will dance around corners, making you look like Steve McQueen. And plain and simple...it gets em wet, thats about it.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Its a rocket sled on rails, for 20 grand, its the coolest ground bound rocket ship you can buy

Cons: Horsepower costs money, and these cars get beat on, buy one used and be ready to throw some yank on making it new

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Email And Find Out — This is an excellent weekend car, it has plenty power and handles amazing. It will also get 20mpg with cruise control on the highway. The interior of the car looks almost brand new and the outside is in great shape.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: This car makes unbelieveable amounts of horsepower and torque

Cons: This is not a young kids toy, way too much power

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A++++ Would Buy Again!!! — This car was a blast to own. It was very well built. much faster than the 390hp it was rated at. The convertible top material was the same stuff used on the Jaguar convertibles and different than the GT and v6. This was a very nice touch and made owning a convertible a joy, not a hastle. The top was powered, not manual like the 1999 Vette I replaced it with. (I wish I did not)It had a thirst for fuel, but what superpowered V8 does not. It would of be nice if Ford put in a bigger gas tank. The whistle from the blower was pretty quiet, I would of liked a little more. Overall it was fun owned it and I might get another (this time a 04 Mystic Chrome version)

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Power, looks and great build quality.

Cons: Gas milage and its easy to shread the tires.

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Amazing Performance And Great Looks, At A Bargain Price. — This has to be the best car I've ever owned. It is the fastest (170mph) Hardest pulling (60 ft 1.2) Strongest motor (502/498 @ the wheel) and still gets 27 mpg on the highway. I haven't had to fix anything other than tires, and I take full responsibility for those :-)

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Makes you feel like the fastest thing on the road.

Cons: It will get you killed if you don't respect it.

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Drive It If You Get The Chance. — The performance from this is just right. Since it being an SVT it is tuned so everything works just right. Acceleration is beast if you know how to drive manual. The handling is also great, doing doughnuts in this is really easy. It was built wonderfully. Small cabin, but fits average people comfortably. The convertible tops makes it a whole lot funner to ride in. Kills a full tank in a night depending on how fast you drive, accelerate, and also how far you are travelling. Overall this car is very fun to drive.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Supercharger is strong.

Cons: Nothing

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Reviews From Other Years

2004 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra Reviews

Fun To Drive By djnsj5

This car corners on a dime with great acceleration. Not bad for a stock vehicle . The six speed transmission is a bit much. I did a lot of fourth to sixth shifting. At very high speed the rear end get... Read More

Fast And Reliable! By robbie082969

This is the most fun to drive car I have ever owned and always more to add to make better and easy to and power.. It loves mods and really best vehicle to mod, easto make it a power house. Bought thi... Read More

2001 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra Reviews

Fast But High Maintanance By jbright1486

I love the car I just hate ford lol but overall it has great power and handeling especially on take off fuel economy sucks but hey its a high horsepower car so what do you expect. by no means a daily ... Read More

Fantastic Car By Robert

The performance is great. From the moment you turn the key and hear the growl of a great throttle note, you can tell this car has power. Acceleration is fantastic - even in 5th gear at 70 mph, plent... Read More

1999 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra Reviews

Very Responsive Useable Convertible By Josephuus

I love the styling of my cobra. I owned a 1966 mustang 2+2 and every since that car I have loved the mustang style and genre. I am 65 and my wife and I love to weekend trip with it. There is very ... Read More

Fast Fun What A Mustang Is Really All About By rogerhtc28

great car,nice v8 rumble and torque to go with the looks. I would reccomend this car as a weekend car more then a daily driver to most people. I really was suprised how the highway mpg are up in the ... Read More

1998 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra Reviews

Cobra By Danny

Fell in love with this car the moment I saw it. It is a beautiful, fun car that always attracts attentions and compliments. You wont be disappointed if you pick one of these up. The convertible is gr... Read More

Modern Muscle Car. Great Power, Handling And Style. By beaugranbois

Car has great styling, and performance from the factory, this one has about every performance part you can get for it. Great gas mileage for the amount of power, comfortable front seats, fun to drive ... Read More

1997 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra Reviews

Just Bought Today And Am In Love By Daniel

Love at first sight is a real thing I found out today when I took what is now my 97 cobra svt on a test drive. I drove it out of the lot and just drove easy and it was very comfortable then I said im... Read More

Hot Rod With Class By 1997cobraguy

1997 cobra ..great little car... good power handling and speed,, has a Euro look unlike 2005 and up mustangs that is more inline with the 67 fastback model. I would have made this car a 2 seater with ... Read More

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