The Ford Mustang Mach-E is finally in front of us in the flesh at the 2019 LA Auto Show. There has been a lot of hand-wringing that the Mach-E doesn't deserve to be called a Mustang. Here's why we think that is wrong. Ford is making a huge leap of faith, planting their most prestigious performance car badge on a vehicle that shares precisely none of the Mustang’s traditional first principles. It’s incredibly fast and supremely cool, but is it really a Mustang? SUBSCRIBE FOR THE LATEST VIDEOS VISIT DIGITAL TRENDS In our studio: BDI Corridor Media Console: Music: Video gear we use: Panasonic GH5 Lumix 12-60mm Camera Lens Sony A7iii Sony E 50mm F1.8 OSS Atomos Ninja V: Konova K3 Camera Slider Godox SL-60W Neewer 660 LED Video Light Benro S6 Video Tripod Spears & Munsil Test Patterns Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our channels. FOLLOW US!