2021 Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8

2021 Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8 Specifications

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MRLP A$64,390
3 stars

About the 2021 Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8

The 2021 Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8 is a rear-wheel drive two-door fastback that was released to the Australian market on 01/01/2021 classified as a FN MY21.5. The Mustang is regarded as a sports up to 80k built in United States Of America with prices starting at A$64,390 before on-road costs.

The Mustang is a rear-wheel drive 2 door with 4 seats, powered by a 5.0L V8 engine that has 339 kW of power (at 7000 rpm) and 556 Nm of torque (at 4600 rpm) via a Six-speed Manual. FORD claims the Mustang GT 5.0 V8 uses 13L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 295g of CO2. It has a 61L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 469km per full tank.

The Mustang measures 1387mm (54.6 inches) in height, 4789mm (188.5 inches) in length, 1916mm (75.4 inches) in width with a 2720mm (107.1 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1802kg (3972.7 lbs) of unladen weight. The Mustang 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 2021 Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8 has a 143mm ground clearance.

The Mustang has received a 3 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 1FATP8PF&%$123456.

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Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8 Details
SeriesFN MY21.5
Body Styletwo-door fastback
Release date01/01/2021
Discontinued date-
Drive typeRWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Front Floor
Compliance plate locationDriver Side Centre B-Pillar
VIN Example1FATP8PF&%$123456
Country of originUnited States Of America
Safety ANCAP rating3 stars
Number of doors2
Seating capacity4
Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8 Engine Specifications
Size4950cc, 5.0L
Power @ RPM 339kW @ 7000rpm (454.6 hp)
Torque @ RPM556Nm @ 4600rpm (410.0 lb-ft)
Number of Valves32
Euro RatingEURO 5
Compression ratio11
Power/weight ratio188.1kw/tonne
Bore/stroke92.2mm × 92.7mm (3.6in × 3.6in)
Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8 Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSix-speed Manual
Drive typerear-wheel drive
Turning circle12.2m (40.0 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size255/40 R19 - 9.0x19
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 GT 5.0 V8 Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity61L
Fuel consumption (combined average)13L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)19.3L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)9.3L / 100km
Vehicle range469.2km (291.5 miles)
Emission standardEURO 5
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)295g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)439g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)211g / 100km
Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8 Dimensions
Length4789mm (188.5 inches)
Width1916mm (75.4 inches)
Height1387mm (54.6 inches)
Wheelbase2720mm (107.1 inches)
Front track1597mm (62.9 inches)
Rear track1658mm (65.3 inches)
Ground clearance143mm (5.6 inches)
Unladen weight1802kg (3972.7 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass-
Gross Combination Mass-
Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8 Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity-
Unbraked towing capacity-
Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8 Warranty
Warranty length60 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8 Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Ford Mustang GT 5.0 V8 Options
Standard Features
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Airbags Knee
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones
  • Active High Beam Control
  • Apple Car Play
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • Active Exhaust Valve System
  • 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 Intelligent/Active
  • Cup Holders - Front Seats
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Child Seat - ISOFIX Anchorage System
  • Driver Mode Selection
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Dynamic Stability Control
  • Dusk Sensing Headlights
  • Emergency Assist
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Fog Lights - LED
  • 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
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • LED Headlights
  • Leather Hand Brake Lever
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • 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
  • Paddle Shifters on Steering Wheel
  • Pedestrian Recognition
  • 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
  • Quad-Tip Exhaust
  • 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
  • Forged Aluminium Wheels - A$2,500
  • MagneRide Suspension - A$2,500
  • Over The Top Stripes - A$650
  • Recaro Seats - A$3,000
  • Rear Spoiler - A$750