Ford Mustang Forum

Ford Mustang Forum (/forums/)
-   2011-2014 Mustang Talk (https://www.allfordmustangs.com/forums/2011-2014-mustang-talk/)
-   -   Kona Blue V6 Premium Convertible (https://www.allfordmustangs.com/forums/2011-2014-mustang-talk/242663-kona-blue-v6-premium-convertible.html)

brycerichert 06-23-2010 12:48 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by ss ZHO (Post 2118301)
Congratulations. Very nice ride. I love the write-up too.

I ordered my car 2 days ago (6/20). Its also a Kona blue convertible. If I listened to my logical side, I would have bought the v6 too. Plenty of power (faster than 95% of cars on road) and good gas mileage.

Of course, the little devil on my shoulder shouted for the v8, and he threw logic out the window. :good_and_evil::run_over::sterb:

V8... good choice... that is NOT throwing logic out the window!

ss ZHO 06-23-2010 01:30 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by brycerichert (Post 2118328)
V8... good choice... that is NOT throwing logic out the window!

LOL, well I think its a good choice too. Logically, however, I can get the passing power I want in the V6 and I don't typically race, so ......

2Rowdy 06-23-2010 07:59 AM

Congrats!! There is nothing quite like the looks of a Mustang convertable, that car is simply beautiful. Great color combo!!!! I like the spoiler delete and no add-on pieces. It gives it a clean look. Ordered mine the same way, a coupe though. Have fun!!!!!!!!!!! Quite like 1964, there is a Mustang for EVERYONE!!

Mustang_3.7 06-23-2010 09:05 AM

Nice ride, I really like the kona blue. Mine is having the bumper repainted because of a stained front bumper due to bird droppings. It makes me wish i would have held out for my v6 order.

Blueblaze 06-23-2010 09:14 AM

Old Shadow,

Congrates..

Was off the forum a few days and didnt know your car arrived!

Looks great, best of luck, I am sure you will be having a blast everytime you get behind the wheel of your new Stang !

:bigthumbsup

Tara 06-23-2010 09:26 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Old Shadow (Post 2118139)
Thanks Tara! I almost got the Perf White but obviously changed. Just like the Kona metallic paint. Hopefully we'll have a SC rally and all us forum AFM folks can meet. See you on the road!

Kona and black would have been my other color choices if the husband and I hadn't fallen in love with the Performance White the night we test drove one. The only one Jones Ford had in a V6 base manual was white and it grew on us :)

Having a SC rally sounds like a great idea. Would be fun :cooldude:

Old Shadow 06-23-2010 09:29 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by napel0413 (Post 2118205)
Dude!!!

I wanted a 2011 GT Convertible, but looking at yours, I'm thinking about saving the extra dough because that car looks sweet. I had no idea the V6 came with dual exhaust and with an after market, I'm sure it'll sound just like a GT. I'm not with the racing, so don't care about the jump off. I'm back to the drawing board with weighing my options...sheeeeesh...

Nape, I got mine for a tad over $31,000 (good deal, not great) including tax, title, and tags. Price the GT Premium Convertible against that and look at your savings. Lots of play money there! But the GT owners can give you better numbers or you can get your dealer to lay the 2 out. Good luck!

Old Shadow 06-23-2010 09:31 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by ss ZHO (Post 2118392)
LOL, well I think its a good choice too. Logically, however, I can get the passing power I want in the V6 and I don't typically race, so ......

If you don't need it, why spend the extra cash? Just asking.......:winks

Palmateer 06-23-2010 09:35 AM

Hey, Old Shadow (not so old, really) - welcome to the club.

With the Kona Blue, you get to have the lighter colored roof - good for you! Agree with everything you posted - our cars would look like peas in the same pod except for color differences!

Have you hooked up an iPod to the USB connector yet?

- Tom

Quote:

Originally Posted by Old Shadow (Post 2117864)
Alright, I promised I'd get some pics on today so here they are. Picked it up Monday and very impressed with everything about the car.


Old Shadow 06-23-2010 09:35 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by 2Rowdy (Post 2118566)
Quite like 1964, there is a Mustang for EVERYONE!!

Thanks Rowdy! :goodpost And I am in absolute agreement. Mustang has a version to suit everyone's needs. Hard to find a club that scans the owner spectrum like this car does.

Old Shadow 06-23-2010 09:40 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Palmateer (Post 2118634)
Hey, Old Shadow (not so old, really) - welcome to the club.

With the Kona Blue, you get to have the lighter colored roof - good for you! Agree with everything you posted - our cars would look like peas in the same pod except for color differences!

Have you hooked up an iPod to the USB connector yet?

- Tom

Tom, When I looked at your vert, I knew I was going to be very happy with the style and interior. Had to change color so I wasn't a copy cat! lol! My son had his iPod connected and was in awe of how smoothly it worked. Now I have to buy one. Of course, just day 3 and I'm still in awe!

Larry

CorvetteDreamin 06-23-2010 09:42 AM

Love the car (kind of partial to the color combo myself.) :) Excellent write-up, Old Shadow. Couldn't agree more.

Was that $31k before taxes, tags, etc.? That seems like a GREAT price. Mine was $29.6k out the door but I got the MCA, EP, comfort, security, rear camera, axle.

Old Shadow 06-23-2010 09:48 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by CorvetteDreamin (Post 2118640)
Love the car (kind of partial to the color combo myself.) :) Excellent write-up, Old Shadow. Couldn't agree more.

Was that $31k before taxes, tags, etc.? That seems like a GREAT price. Mine was $29.6k out the door but I got the MCA, EP, comfort, security, rear camera, axle.

CD, that price was total out the door.

:omg: Wait, you got the EP and all those other options for less than $30,000???? That is an incredible buy in my opinion. Is it a Premium?

AmericanWoman 06-23-2010 06:05 PM

very jealous. she is beautiful!

Old Shadow 06-23-2010 06:57 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by AmericanWoman (Post 2119241)
very jealous. she is beautiful!

Whoooaaa AW! Now we're both topless!! :bigthumbsup


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:04 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1
vB.Sponsors
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright © 2002-2015 All Ford Enthusiasts Network ™.

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome