Due to the proven mechanics, simple construction and solid built quality, Fox-body Mustangs are dependable muscle cars that will reward careful owners. They are not perfect by any means since the torsional rigidity or rust protection could be better.
However, compared to some other cars from the period, the third-generation Mustangs are tough cars. They can withstand numerous burnouts and other street racing abuse. Just make sure that you maintain your Mustang properly and use high-quality parts.