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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe SLS AMG Black Series
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe SLS AMG Black Series N/A N/A $255,750 $275,000
2-Door Coupe V6
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe V6 19 29 $21,215 $22,510
2-Door Coupe V6 Premium 19 29 $24,548 $26,610
2-Door Coupe GT 15 26 $28,791 $31,210
2-Door Coupe GT Premium 15 26 $32,573 $35,310
2-Door Coupe Shelby GT500 15 24 $50,288 $55,110
2-Door Convertible V6 19 29 $25,928 $27,510
2-Door Convertible V6 Premium 19 29 $29,160 $31,610
2-Door Convertible GT 15 26 $33,404 $36,210
2-Door Convertible GT Premium 15 26 $37,186 $40,310
2-Door Convertible Shelby GT500 15 24 $54,850 $60,110
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2014 Ford Mustang delivers some of the best performance-car bang for the buck, all with a level of sophistication that's surprising given the brash sound and classic looks.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City N/A mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway N/A mpg 19 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Two-Seaters Subcompact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.4 55.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7 42.4
Front Hip Room (in) 63.2 53.4
Front Head Room (in) 39 38.5
Passenger Capacity 2 4
Second Head Room (in) - 34.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) - 47.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 81
Second Leg Room (in) - 29.8
Second Hip Room (in) - 46.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 65.9 62.9
Wheelbase (in) 105.5 107.1
Track Width, Front (in) 67 62
Length, Overall (in) 182.6 188.5
Height, Overall (in) - 55.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) - 73.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 6.2 13.4
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.2 11.8
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 15.8 12.4
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22.5 16
Steering
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) - 33.4
Tires
Front Tire Size P265/35YR19 P215/65TR17
Spare Tire Size NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P295/30YR20 P215/65TR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3616 3501
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material Forged Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 20 X 11 17 X 7
Front Wheel Material Forged Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 X 9.5 17 X 7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 180 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 760 540
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 468 @ 5500 280 @ 4250
Engine Order Code NA 99M
Displacement 6.2 L/379 3.7 L/228
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 622 @ 7400 305 @ 6500
Engine Type Premium Unleaded V-8 Regular Unleaded V-6
Fuel System Sequential MPI Sequential MPI
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 0.70
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.40 4.23
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.44 2.73
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 1.66
Trans Type 7 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.79 3.84
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19 2.53
Trans Order Code NA 44X
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29 1.23
Trans Description Cont. Auto-Shift Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Style Coupe Coupe
Vehicle Name Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series Ford Mustang
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double Wishbone Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone Multi-Link
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - 150
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - 1000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) - 19
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) - 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) - 29
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year - 8.3 (Est)
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger -
Overall Side Crash Rating -
Side Barrier Rating -
Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat -
Rollover Rating -
 
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