Compare 2021 Ford Mustang vs 2020 Subaru BRZ

2021 Ford Mustang
#16 in Coupes
2020 Subaru BRZ
#19 in Coupes
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EcoBoost Convertible
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Mustang EcoBoost Convertible 20 27 $31,349 $32,655
Mustang EcoBoost Fastback 21 29 $26,068 $27,155
Mustang EcoBoost Premium Convertible 20 27 $35,792 $37,675
Mustang EcoBoost Premium Fastback 21 29 $30,567 $32,175
Mustang GT Fastback 15 24 $34,314 $36,120
Mustang GT Premium Convertible 15 24 $43,338 $45,620
Mustang GT Premium Fastback 15 24 $38,114 $40,120
Mustang Mach 1 Fastback 14 22 $49,134 $51,720
Mustang Shelby GT500 Fastback 12 18 $67,429 $70,300
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Limited Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
BRZ Limited Automatic 24 33 $28,270 $29,945
BRZ Limited Manual 21 29 $27,367 $28,845
BRZ tS Manual 20 27 $29,831 $31,495
Pricing
Invoice Price
$31,349
$28,270
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$32,655
$29,945
Monthly Payment Estimate
$544 / month
$499 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.0
5.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2021 Ford Mustang flips its own blue-collar script with natural agility and searing V-8 performance. Like a featherweight champion, the 2020 Subaru BRZ proves lighter and smaller can sometimes be superior.
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Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 24 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars Minicompact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³)
80.8 76.5
Front Hip Room (in)
54.9 53.1
Second Leg Room (in)
30.8 29.9
Front Head Room (in)
37.6 37.1
Passenger Capacity
4 4
Second Hip Room (in)
43.7 45.3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.3 54.5
Second Head Room (in)
35.7 35
Second Shoulder Room (in)
44.7 51.7
Front Leg Room (in)
44.5 41.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.9 60.6
Wheelbase (in)
107.1 101.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
75.4 69.9
Track Width, Front (in)
62.3 59.8
Length, Overall (in)
188.3 166.7
Height, Overall (in)
54.9 52
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 4.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
11.4 6.9
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 11.4
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 11.6
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16 13.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.8 35.4
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P235/55WR17 P215/45WR17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P235/55WR17 P215/45WR17
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3642 2840
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7.5 17 X 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7.5 17 X 7
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
350 @ 3000 151 @ 6400
Engine Order Code
99H NA
Displacement
2.3 L/140 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
310 @ 5500 200 @ 7000
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Premium Unleaded H-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Port/Direct Injection
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
23 (Est) 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 (Est) 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 (Est) 24
Transmission
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.24 3.54
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.31 4.10
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67 1.40
Trans Type
6 6
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.84 3.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.54 2.06
Trans Order Code
44X NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.24 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70 0.58
Summary
Vehicle Name
Ford Mustang Subaru BRZ
Body Style
Convertible Coupe
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 (Est) 6.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 390
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- 130
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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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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2021 Ford Mustang
  • 2021 Mustang arriving; 2020s still in stock
  • Lease: From $299 for 36 months
  • Rebates: $1,750 off 2020s; $500 off 2021s
  • Finance: From 0.9% for 36 months
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