2017 Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8

2017 Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 Specifications

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About the 2017 Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8

The 2017 Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 is a rear-wheel drive two-door coupe that was released to the Australian market on 01/06/2016 classified as a FM MY17. The Mustang is regarded as a sports car built in United States Of America with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$41,700.

The Mustang is a rear-wheel drive 2 door with 4 seats, powered by a 5.0L V8 engine that has 306 kW of power (at 6500 rpm) and 530 Nm of torque (at 4250 rpm) via a Six-speed Automatic. FORD claims the Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 uses 12.6L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 293g of CO2. It has a 61L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 484km per full tank.

The Mustang measures 1367mm (53.8 inches) in height, 4784mm (188.3 inches) in length, 1916mm (75.4 inches) in width with a 2720mm (107.1 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1773kg (3908.8 lbs) of unladen weight. The Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 comes standard with 255/40 R19 front tyres and 275/40 R19 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2017 Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 has a 143mm ground clearance. It has a final gear ratio of 3.31.

The Mustang has received a 2 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Front Floor and the compliance plate is located on the Driver Side Centre B-Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to 1FA#P8CF&%$000011.


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Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 Details
Used Price From DealerA$41,700
Trade-In ValueA$35,400
SeriesFM MY17
Body Styletwo-door coupe
Release date01/06/2016
Discontinued date30/04/2018
Drive typeRWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Front Floor
Compliance plate locationDriver Side Centre B-Pillar
VIN Example1FA#P8CF&%$000011
Country of originUnited States Of America
SegmentSports Car
Safety ANCAP rating2 stars
Number of doors2
Seating capacity4
Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 Engine Specifications
Size4950cc, 5.0L
Power @ RPM 306kW @ 6500rpm (410.4 hp)
Torque @ RPM530Nm @ 4250rpm (390.9 lb-ft)
Number of Valves32
Euro RatingEURO 5
Compression ratio11
Power/weight ratio172.6kw/tonne
Bore/stroke92.2mm × 92.7mm (3.6in × 3.6in)
Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSix-speed Automatic
Drive typerear-wheel drive
Turning circle12.2m (40.0 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size255/40 R19 - 9x19
Rear tyre & wheel size275/40 R19 - 9.5x19
Front suspension typeMacPherson strut, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeMulti-link system, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity61L
Fuel consumption (combined average)12.6L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)19.7L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)8.5L / 100km
Vehicle range484.1km (300.8 miles)
Emission standardEURO 5
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)293g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)458g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)198g / 100km
Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 Dimensions
Length4784mm (188.3 inches)
Width1916mm (75.4 inches)
Height1367mm (53.8 inches)
Wheelbase2720mm (107.1 inches)
Front track1597mm (62.9 inches)
Rear track1658mm (65.3 inches)
Ground clearance143mm (5.6 inches)
Unladen weight1773kg (3908.8 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass-
Gross Combination Mass-
Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity-
Unbraked towing capacity-
Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distance100,000km
Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Ford Mustang FASTBACK GT 5.0 V8 Options
Standard Features
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Airbags Knee
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones
  • Apple Car Play
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft
  • Alloy Sports Pedals
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Android Auto
  • AUX/USB Input Socket
  • 19 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Body Coloured Exterior Mirrors
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Cruise Control
  • Cup Holders - Front Seats
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Child Seat - ISOFIX Anchorage System
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Dynamic Stability Control
  • Dusk Sensing Headlights
  • Emergency Assist
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Fog Lights - Front
  • Floor Mats - Front
  • Glovebox Compartment
  • Head Airbags
  • Headlights - Auto On/Off Function
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Illuminated Door Sill Panels
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Keyless Entry and Drive
  • Leather Accented Upholstery
  • Leather Hand Brake Lever
  • Limited Slip Differential
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Display
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Power Lumbar Support Driver Seat
  • Power Front Seat Driver 6 Way
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators
  • Power Front Seat Passenger 6 Way
  • Power Steering
  • Power Windows - Front With One-Touch Operation
  • Radio CD with 9 Speakers
  • Rear Diffuser
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror Auto Dimming
  • Rear Window Demister
  • Side Airbags
  • Satellite Navigation
  • Seatbelts - Reminder for Front Seats
  • Start/Stop Button
  • Sports Suspension
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Spare Wheel - Space Saver/Temporary
  • Trip Computer
  • Traction Control System
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Ventilated Front Seats
  • Voice Recognition System
  • Xenon Headlights
Optional Features
  • Alloy Wheels Special 19 Inch - A$500
  • Black Painted Roof - A$975
  • Black Painted Stripe - A$975
  • Prestige Paint - A$500
  • Sports Striping - A$650