The 2016 Ford Mustang is 4 passengers, rear wheel drive (RWD) sports car in hatchback and convertible body driven by one of three engines. The 2016 Ford Mustang car rivals the Dodge Challenger, Chevrolet Camaro, Hyundai Genesis Coupe and Nissan 370Z.
2016 Ford Mustang Features
The Ford Mustang range starts with a simple version of a V-6, which is well equipped with standard HID headlamps and LED taillights, 17-inch. Alloy wheels, tilt and telescoping steering wheel leather steering wheel, push button start, rear view camera and the company’s Sync infotainment system. The V-6 model will be followed by the EcoBoost Mustang. As the name suggests, there is a turbo engine under the hood as well as additional features such as LED fog lights, rear spoiler and front seats with 6-way adjustment.
Ford added mirrors Heated Blinker, 18-inches alloy wheels, rear diffuser, alloy pedals for an even sportier look, dual zone climate control, leather upholstery, heated and the cooled front seats, and an 8-inches Touchscreen infotainment system with improved audio sync.
On the hill is the iconic 2016 Ford Mustang GT, now equipped with an electronic line-lock function, V-8 engine, the new system of Launch Control, ventilation slots and separate 18-inches Alloy wheels. Ford also offers a special version of 50 limited edition GT, enjoy a reinforced chassis, larger radiators, 19-inches performance tires, oil pressure indicator and vacuum, premium audio system with 12 speakers and HD radio navigation.
Among the many optional elements of the 2016 Ford Mustang bouquets service with more amateur oriented suspension tuning, sport bucket seats in leather, re-calibrated stability control and a remote start system.
2016 Ford Mustang Engine
The basic engine of the Mustang 2015 is a 3.7-liter V-6 that produces 300 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque, all to the rear wheels directed via a manual transmission 6 speeds with hill start assist, the has been revised to provide smoother shifts, or 6-speed automatic transmission including gear lever and a matching downshift function.
Slotted over the V-6, a new 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine with direct injection and turbo 4-cylinder, 310 hp and 320 lb-ft of torque is generated. Confides to the top of the hierarchy of the engine is 5.0-liter V-8 GT with its 435 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque at the driver’s disposal. Again, buyers have a choice of 6-speed manual transmission or an automatic 6-speed transmission.
2016 Ford Mustang Fuel Consumption
Ford developed its EcoBoost engines reward drivers with turbocharged engine combined with the fuel economy of a smaller engine capacity, as evidenced by the new 2.3-liter 4-cylinder example of Mustang. According to the EPA, customers on average to 32 mpg on the highway and 25 mpg can expect total when selecting the automatic transmission; opt for the manual decreases the rate of 31 mpg highway, but actually increases the combined fuel consumption of 26 mpg.
Not surprisingly, the 2016 Ford Mustang , 5.0-liter V-8 proves to be thirsty of power plants of the Mustang, but also with its 435 horsepower, it manages an EPA-estimated 25 mpg on the highway and 19 mpg overall. For the middle ground, the 3.7-liter V-6 has EPA ratings as high as 28 mpg on the highway and 22 mpg in mixed driving.
2016 Ford Mustang Safety
When this preview written nor the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) nor the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has categorized crash worthiness 2015 Ford Mustang. That said, Ford has certainly built the new Mustang with safety in mind, as demonstrated the availability of HID headlamps, knee airbag for the driver, rear Park Assist sensors, Intelligent Cruise Control, wipers with rain sensor, forward collision warning, and a blind spot monitoring system with rear cross-traffic alert for 2016 Ford Mustang.