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2021 Ford Mustang Top Speed, Acceleration, Performance Specs
The Ford Mustang is a performance vehicle, by its very soul. As one of the original muscle cars to exist to this day and age. People expect the Mustang, Should be one of the best performance cars. So, does the 2021 Mustang stand up to our expectations, or is it just an uninspired and emotional buy? That’s what we’ll be looking at today. Is this Mustang muscle car still worth the legend tag? One of the ways we can find out is by seeing how fast the 2021 Ford Mustang is.
2021 Ford Mustang Top Speed and 0-100 kmph (0-60 mph) Acceleration
The 2021 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang does 0-100 kmph in 3.3 seconds and has a top speed of 297 kmph. Mustang did a quarter-mile (400 meters) in 10.7 seconds at a speed of around 211 kmph. These numbers are thanks to the supercharged 5.2-liter V8. The most powerful production V8 in the world. And the TREMEC seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission (DCT).
|Trim||0-100 kmph (0-60 mph)|
|Mustang EcoBoost||5.1 sec.|
|Mustang GT||4.4 sec.|
|Mustang Bullitt||4.4 sec.|
|Mustang Mach 1||4.2 sec.|
|Mustang Shelby GT 500||3.3 sec.|
2021 Ford Mustang Engines Specs
Every 2021 Ford Mustang has different engine options across the range. From the affordable and cum EcoBoost to the most powerful, racing-spec Shelby GT500.
Here they are, listed with horsepower and torque figures:
- 310 hp; 350 lb-ft – 2.3L EcoBoost® Turbo 4-cyl
- 330 hp; 350 lb-ft – 2.3L High-Performance Twin-Turbo 4-cyl
- 460 hp; 420 lb-ft – GT 5.0L Ti-VCT V8
- 480 hp; 420 lb-ft – Bullitt 5.0L Ti-VCT V8
- 526 hp; 429 lb-ft – GT350 5.2L NA Ti-VCT V8
- 760 hp; 625 lb-ft – GT500 5.2L Supercharged Cross-Plane Crank V8
The 2021 Mustang power figures increase at every price range. From, the 2.3L EcoBoost® putting out much more performance than some other competitor’s V6 engines. Whether you want to spend $26,670 on the base Fastback or the fastest mustang at $72,900 on the top-tier Shelby GT500.