Evan J. Smith
Mustang360 Network Content Director
December 4, 2013
Photos By: Ford Motor Company

2015 Ford Mustang Specifications

BODY

Construction

Unitized welded steel body, aluminum hood and front fenders

Bodystyles

Fastback and Convertible

Final assembly location

Flat Rock, Mich.

ENGINE

3.7-liter Ti-VCT V6

2.3-liter EcoBoost I4

5.0-liter Ti-VCT V8

Configuration

Aluminum block and heads

Aluminum block and head

Aluminum block and heads

Intake manifold

Composite shell-welded with runner pack

Composite shell-welded with runner pack

Composite shell-welded with runner pack and charge motion control valves

Exhaust manifold

Cast iron

Three-port integrated into aluminum head

Stainless steel tubular headers

Valvetrain

DOHC, four valves per cylinder, twin independent
variable camshaft timing

DOHC, four valves per cylinder, twin independent
variable camshaft timing

DOHC, four valves per cylinder, twin independent
variable camshaft timing

Valve diameter/lift

Intake 37 mm/10 mm, exhaust 31 mm/9.7 mm

Intake 31 mm/8.31 mm, exhaust 30 mm/7.42 mm

Intake 37.3 mm/13 mm, exhaust 31.8 mm/13 mm

Pistons

Cast aluminum

Cast aluminum

Cast aluminum

Connecting rods

Forged steel

Forged steel

Forged steel

Ignition

Distributor-less
with coil-on-plug

Distributor-less
with coil-on-plug

Distributor-less
with coil-on-plug

Bore x stroke

3.76 x 3.41 in./
95.5 x 86.7 mm

3.45 x 3.7 in./
87.55 x 94 mm

3.63 x 3.65 in./
92.2 x 92.7 mm

Displacement

227 cu. in./3,727 cc

140 cu. in./2,300 cc

302 cu. in./4,951 cc

Compression ratio

10.5:1

9.5:1

11.0:1

Engine control system

PCM

PCM

PCM

Horsepower

300 @ 6,500 rpm (projected)

>305 @ 5,500 rpm (projected)

>420 @ 6,500 rpm (projected)

Torque

270 lb.-ft. @ 4,000 rpm

(projected)

>300 lb.-ft. @ 2,500-4,500 rpm (projected)

>396 lb.-ft. @ 4,250 rpm (projected)

Recommended fuel

Regular unleaded
(87 octane)

Regular unleaded
(87 octane)

Premium unleaded
(91 octane, 87 minimum)

Fuel capacity

16 gallons

15.5 gallons

16 gallons

Fuel delivery

Sequential multiport electronic

Direct injection

Sequential multiport electronic

Oil capacity

Six quarts 5W-20 with filter (10,000-mile service interval)

Six quarts 5W-30 with filter (10,000-mile service interval)

Eight quarts 5W-20 with filter (10,000-mile service interval)

DRIVETRAIN

Layout

Rear-wheel drive with limited-slip differential

TRANSMISSION

3.7-liter Ti-VCT V6

2.3-liter EcoBoost I4

5.0-liter Ti-VCT V8

Standard

Six-speed manual with Hill Start Assist

Gear ratios

First

4.236

4.236

3.657

Second

2.538

2.538

2.430

Third

1.665

1.665

1.686

Fourth

1.2387

1.238

1.315

Fifth

1.00

1.00

1.00

Sixth

0.704

0.704

0.651

Final drive

3.15:1, 3.55:1 (optional)

3.31:1, 3.55:1 (Performance Package)

3.31:1, 3.55:1 (optional), 3.73:1 Torsen (Performance Package)

Optional

Six-speed automatic with paddle shifters

Gear ratios

First

4.17

Second

2.34

Third

1.52

Fourth

1.14

Fifth

0.87

Sixth

0.69

Final drive

3.15:1, 3.55:1 (optional)

3.15:1, 3.31:1 (optional), 3.55:1 (Performance Package)

3.15:1, 3.55:1 (optional)

SUSPENSION

Front

Double-ball-joint independent MacPherson strut and tubular stabilizer bar

Rear

Integral-link independent with coil springs, solid stabilizer bar, and twin- or mono-tube dampers (application-specific)

STEERING

Type

Electric power-assisted steering with rack-and-pinion gear

Ratio

16:1

Turning circle,
curb-to-curb

36.5 feet/11.1 meters (17-in. wheels), 37.8 feet/11.5 meters (18-in. and 19-in. wheels), 40.0 feet/12.2 meters (Performance Package and 20-in. wheels)

BRAKES

3.7-liter Ti-VCT V6

2.3-liter EcoBoost I4

5.0-liter Ti-VCT V8

Type

Four-wheel power disc brakes with four-sensor, four-channel anti-lock braking system and AdvanceTrac electronic stability control

Four-wheel power disc brakes with four-sensor, four-channel anti-lock braking system and AdvanceTrac electronic stability control

Four-wheel power disc brakes with four-sensor, four-channel anti-lock braking system and AdvanceTrac electronic stability control

Front

320 (12.6 in.) x 30-mm vented discs, twin-piston 43-mm floating aluminum calipers

320 (12.6 in.) x 30-mm vented discs, twin-piston 43-mm floating aluminum calipers; Performance Package:

352 (13.9 in.) x 32-mm vented discs, four-piston 46-mm fixed aluminum calipers

352 (13.9 in.) x 32-mm vented discs, four-piston 46-mm fixed aluminum calipers; Performance Package: 380 (15.0 in.) x 34-mm vented discs, Brembo six-piston 36-mm fixed aluminum calipers

Rear

320 (12.6 in.) x 12-mm solid discs, single-piston 45-mm floating aluminum calipers,

integral parking brake

320 (12.6 in.) x 12-mm solid discs, single-piston 45-mm floating aluminum calipers,

integral parking brake; Performance Package: 330 (13.0 in.) x 25-mm vented discs, single-piston 45-mm floating iron calipers,

integral parking brake

330 (13.0 in.) x 25-mm vented discs, single-piston 45-mm floating iron calipers,

integral parking brake; Performance Package:

330 (13.0 in.) x 25-mm vented discs, single-piston 45-mm floating iron calipers,

integral parking brake

WHEELS AND TIRES (aluminum wheels)

Standard

17 x 7.5-in. 235/55R H A/S

17 x 7.5-in. 235/55R H A/S

18 x 8.0-in. 235/50R W A/S

Optional

18 x 8.0-in. 235/50R W A/S



18 x 8.0-in. 235/50R W A/S,

19 x 8.5-in. 255/40R W A/S,

20 x 9.0-in. 265/35R W summer; Performance Package: 19 x 9.0-in. 255/40R Y summer

19 x 8.5-in. 255/40R W A/S,

20 x 9.0-in. 265/35R W summer; Performance Package: front, 19 x 9.0-in. 255/40R, rear, 19 x 9.5-in. 275/40R Y summer

DIMENSIONS (inches unless otherwise noted)

Fastback

Convertible

EXTERIOR

Wheelbase

107.1

107.1

Overall length

188.3

188.3

Overall width

75.4

75.4

Overall height

54.4

54.9

Track, front/rear

62.3/64.9

62.3/64.9

INTERIOR

Seating capacity

Four

Four

Front headroom

37.6

37.6

Front legroom

42.7

42.7

Front shoulder room

56.3

56.3

Front hip room

54.9

54.9

Rear headroom

34.8

35.7

Rear legroom

30.6

30.8

Rear shoulder room

52.2

44.7

Rear hip room

47.4

43.7

CAPACITIES

Passenger volume

84.5 cu. ft.

80.8 cu. ft.

Cargo volume

13.5 cu. ft.

11.4 cu. ft.

Specifications subject to change