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Ford Mustang

(1997 model)

Brief specs of 1997 Ford Mustang

4-seater convertible (cabriolet), petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 12-valve V engine, 3795 cm3 / 231.6 cu in / 231.6 cu in, 107.0 kW / 143.5 hp / 143.5 hp @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, 298.0 N·m / 219.8 lb·ft / 219.8 lb·ft @ 2750 rpm / 2750 rpm / 2750 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)FordIssued from1997
ModelMustangIssued until
SerieMustangNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFord Motor CompanyCountryUS,AR,AU,BR,DE,FR,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors
Bodywork typeconvertible (cabriolet)Number of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4770 l / 168.45 cu ft / 168.45 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4660 mm / 183.5 in / 183.5 inTotal (curb) weight1390 kg / 3064 lb / 3064 lb
Width1860 mm / 73.2 in / 73.2 inDry weight
Height1360 mm / 53.5 in / 53.5 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2580 mm / 101.6 in / 101.6 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance110 mm / 4.3 in / 4.3 inFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.81  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.5Frontal area (A)2.15 m2 / 23.1 sq ft / 23.1 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)1.08 m2 / 11.6 sq ft / 11.6 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)26.7 kW / 35.8 hp / 35.8 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore96.8 mm / 3.81 in / 3.81 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke86.0 mm / 3.39 in / 3.39 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.13
Fuel supplyEngine displacement3795 cm3 / 231.6 cu in / 231.6 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity632.91 cm3/cylinder / 38.623 cu in/cylinder / 38.623 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio
SumpMax. output power107.0 kW / 143.5 hp / 143.5 hp at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque298.0 N·m / 219.8 lb·ft / 219.8 lb·ft at 2750 rpm / 2750 rpm / 2750 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)42.8 kW / 57.4 hp / 57.4 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output28.2 kW/l / 0.619 bhp/cu in / 0.619 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque78.5 N·m/l / 0.69 lb·ft/cu in / 0.69 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio104.3 kW/ton / 79.0 bhp/ton / 79.0 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle13.0 m / 42.7 ft / 42.7 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

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