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Ford Mustang 2021

The 2021 Ford Mustang range of configurations is currently priced from $58,868. Our most recent review of the 2021 Ford Mustang resulted in a score of 7.4 out of 10 for that particular example.

Carsguide Contributing Journalist Stephen Ottley had this to say at the time: Ford’s decision to go back to the Mach 1 continued its retro theme, following the Bullitt Mustang special edition, but it isn’t stuck in the past. The changes made to the Mach 1 over and above the GT make it a genuinely better car, with superior handling on the road and the track.

You can read the full review here.

This is what Stephen Ottley liked most about this particular version of the Ford Mustang: Sharper handling, Throaty roar from V8, Retro styling touches

The Ford Mustang is also known as the Ford Mustang GT in markets outside Australia.

Ford Mustang 2021 Price and Specs

The Ford Mustang 2021 is currently available from $58,868 for the Mustang 2.3 Gtdi up to $140,000 for the Mustang Mach 1.

Pricing guides

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Ford Mustang Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
2.3 Gtdi Convertible 2.3L ULP 10 SP AUTO $48,600 $61,490
GT 5.0 V8 Convertible 5.0L PULP 10 SP AUTO $60,200 $76,120
2.3 Gtdi Hatchback 2.3L ULP 10 SP AUTO $42,900 $54,890
2.3 Gtdi Hatchback 2.3L ULP 6 SP MAN $40,500 $51,810
GT 5.0 V8 Hatchback 5.0L PULP 10 SP AUTO $53,600 $67,760
GT 5.0 V8 Hatchback 5.0L PULP 6 SP MAN $51,200 $64,790
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Ford Mustang 2021 Colours

Of the 10 colours available, there are eight $650 optional hues: Shadow Black, Twister Orange, Antimatter Blue, Yellow Peel, Velocity Blue, Rapid Red and Carbonized Grey. Oxford White and Race Red are the only only freebies.

  • Twister Orange
  • Shadow Black
  • Race Red
  • Oxford White
  • Antimatter Blue
  • Carbonized Grey
  • Rapid Red
  • Iconic Silver
  • Velocity Blue
  • Yellow Peel
To confirm current colour availability, please check the manufacturer's website.

Ford Mustang 2021 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Ford Mustang here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Is the 2018 V8 Mustang worth the money?

    That's the big question on our lips too John, and I'm afraid we won't be able to answer it until we drive it when the car arrives in June. Given the Mustang's popularity, I'd be very surprised if dealers were willing to deviate much from the recommended price after launch. Perhaps 18 months down the track when demand subsides though! 

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  • Should I buy a demo car?

    Demos are not generally abused; they are mostly driven normally with reasonable care, often under the supervision of a salesman.

    You’re worried unnecessarily, and besides, the car will still be covered by Ford’s warranty if it happens to have a problem.

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  • When will the 2018 Mustang arrive in Australia?

    A Ford spokesman told us: "The 10-speed automatic will be available in the 2018 Mustang, which is due in Australia most likely around mid-2018 at the earliest. An evolution of the current Mustang, the 2018 model will benefit from increased Driver Assistance Technology, including Autonomous Emergency Braking and Lane-Keep Assist. We would not speculate on the outcome of any potential future testing, but would reiterate that consumer safety is a priority for us, and we are constantly developing more safety technology for consumers. The 2018 Mustang will benefit from such advancements." With respect to a safety rating we can't say what it will be until the new Mustang has been assessed by ANCAP, but you would expect it would be given a higher rating than the Mustang currently has.

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  • Is the 2017 Mustang V8 safe enough to buy?

    Ford says that the Mustang has met all relevant safety standards in America, which they say demonstrates that it is a safe car. But the Mustang is now a relatively old model, having gone on sale in the USA in 2014, and it doesn't have some of the safety features most other cars have. While it's lacking in some areas, it's not an inherently unsafe car, it's just not as safe as other cars that have a 5-star rating. Ford says the 2018 model will have features such as AEB, so perhaps wait for that.

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Ford Mustang 2021 Accessories

The 2021 Mustang GT has 19-inch alloy wheels, a 12-speaker stereo, dual-zone climate control, keyless entry and start, reversing camera, active cruise control, heated and ventilated front seats, sat nav, auto LED headlights with active high beam, partial leather seats (although the wheel and shifter are leather), 12.0-inch digital dashboard, heated and folding door mirrors, auto wipers and a tyre repair kit.

Ford Mustang 2021 Speed

The Mustang GT automatic dispatches the 0-100km/h sprint in 4.3 seconds, three-tenths quicker than the manual.

Ford Mustang 2021 Interior

The Mustang's interior is fine for two, a nightmare for the plus-two with a pair of tiny rear seats, no legroom and no storage.

Ford Mustang 2021 Interior

Ford Mustang 2021 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2021 Ford Mustang will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted.

Ford Mustang Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
2.3 Gtdi Convertible 255x40 R19 255x40 R19
GT 5.0 V8 Convertible 255x40 R19 255x40 R19
2.3 Gtdi Hatchback 255x40 R19 255x40 R19
GT 5.0 V8 Hatchback 255x40 R19 275x40 R19
Mach 1 Hatchback 275x40 ZR19 285x35 ZR19
R-Spec Hatchback 275x40 R19 275x40 R19
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Ford Mustang 2021 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2021 Ford Mustang are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1916mm x 1393mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Ford Mustang 2021 Dimensions  include 1387mm height, 1916mm width, 4789mm length.
Ford Mustang Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
2.3 Gtdi Convertible 1387x1916x4789 mm 143 mm
GT 5.0 V8 Convertible 1387x1916x4789 mm 143 mm
2.3 Gtdi Hatchback 1387x1916x4789 mm 143 mm
GT 5.0 V8 Hatchback 1387x1916x4789 mm 143 mm
Mach 1 Hatchback 1393x1916x4797 mm 144 mm
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Ford Mustang 2021 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2021 Ford Mustang is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Ford Mustang currently offers fuel consumption from 8.5 to 14L/100km. The Ford Mustang is available with the following fuel types: PULP and ULP.

Ford Mustang Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
GT 5.0 V8 Convertible 5.0L,PULP,10 SP AUTO 12.7L/100km
2.3 Gtdi Convertible 2.3L,ULP,10 SP AUTO 9.5L/100km
GT 5.0 V8 Hatchback 5.0L,PULP,10 SP AUTO 12.7L/100km
2.3 Gtdi Hatchback 2.3L,ULP,6 SP MAN 8.5L/100km
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Ford Mustang 2021 Boot Space

The Mustang has a creditably large boot for this kind of car, at 408 litres, along with a 50/50 split-fold to allow longer (but not very wide) loads.

Ford Mustang 2021 Boot space Ford Mustang 2021 Boot space

Ford Mustang 2021 Seats

The Mustang has four seats, but the rears are better described as "occasional" or "extra boot space."

Ford Mustang 2021 Seats