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2dr Coupe


Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.5 x 0.55
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x 1.02
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-wheel
Brake ABS System
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 10.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 12.6


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540


Engine Type Gas V6
Fuel System EFI
Displacement 3.8L/232
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 215 @ 2750
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 4000
Engine Order Code 994

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Front (in) 60.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.2
Height, Overall (in) 53.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.8
Length, Overall (in) 181.5
Wheelbase (in) 101.3
Liftover Height (in) 28.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.7

Interior Dimensions

Second Hip Room (in) 47.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.1
Second Leg Room (in) 30.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.2
Second Head Room (in) 35.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6
Front Hip Room (in) 52.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 83.0
Passenger Capacity 4


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29


Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.38
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.3
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion


Body Style 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Ford Mustang
Vehicle Name Ford Mustang


Suspension Type - Rear Four-bar link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.06
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut


Front Tire Order Code T32
Rear Tire Order Code T2D
Rear Tire Order Code T32
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P225/55R16
Front Tire Size P205/65R15
Rear Tire Size P225/55R16
Rear Tire Size P205/65R15
Spare Tire Size T125/90R15
Front Tire Order Code T2D


Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.35
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 445
Trans Order Code 44U
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.73
Clutch Size (in) 11.02
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.15
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.32
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.93
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56


EPA Classification Subcompact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3073


Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum