Hands On: 2018 Ford Mustang GT Premium Fastback

4 February 2018, Neil Parkhi


The Ford Mustang is a well appreciated muscle car by many people. It has a striking design, has a great 5 litre V8, great power, and great ride. 2015 is when the current generation came out, but 2018 gets the new facelift, making the new Mustang bigger and better.


Steering and Transmission
Steering Type Electric Assist, Rack and Pinion Power Steering
Transmission Type 6 Speed Manual
Front Suspension Type Double Ball Joint MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Type Independent Integral Link
Suspension Features Stabilizer Bars, Coil Springs, Gas Pressurized Shock Absorbers
Length (in, mm) 188.5in, 4788mm
Width (in, mm) 75.4in, 1915mm
Height (in, mm) 54.3in, 1379mm
Wheelbase (in, mm) 117.1in, 2974mm
Weight (lb, kg) 3705lb, 1680kg
Engine Specifications
Engine Type 5.0 litre 32 valve direct injection V8
Power (bhp, PS, kW) 460bhp, 466PS, 343kW @ 7000RPM
Torque (lb-ft, Nm) 420lb-ft, 569Nm @ 4600RPM
0-60 mph (0-97 kmph) 4.3 seconds
Top Speed (mph, kmph) 155 mph, 250 kmph
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel Tank Size (gal, L) 16.0 gallons, 61L
Fuel Type (AKI, RON) 91 Octane/AKI Petrol (95 RON)
City Fuel Economy (mpg, kmpL) 15mpg, 6kmpL
City Fuel Economy (mpg, kmpL) 25mpg, 11kmpL
Cargo Specifications
Cargo Space (ft3, L) 13.5ft3, 382L
Max. Cargo Space (ft3, L) 13.5ft3, 382L

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