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2005 Ford Mustang Preliminary Specifications

GT

V-6

 
Body Unitized welded steel body, aluminum hood Unitized welded steel body, aluminum hood

Powertrain and Chassis

GT V-6
Type 4.6L 90-degree V-8 4.0L 60-degree V-6
  Aluminum Block and Heads Iron Block, Aluminum Heads
Bore x Stroke 3.55 x 3.54 in / 90.2 x 90.0 mm 3.95 x 3.32 / 100.4 x 84.4 mm
Displacement  281 cu in / 4,606 cc 245 cu in / 4,009 cc
Compression ratio 9.8:1 9.7:1
Horsepower  300 @ 6,000 rpm 202 @ 5,250 rpm
Torque 315 lb-ft @ 4,500 rpm 235 lb-ft @ 3,500 rpm
Redline 6,250 rpm 6,100 rpm
Throttle body 55 mm dual-bore electronic 65 mm single-bore electronic
Cylinder head gasket Multi-layer steel Multi-layer steel
Valvetrain SOHC, 3 valves per cylinder, variable camshaft timing SOHC, 2 valves  per cylinder
Valve diameter Intake: 33.8 mm
Exhaust: 37.5 mm
Intake: 46.0 mm
Exhaust: 39.0 mm
Pistons Hypereutectic aluminum Hypereutectic aluminum
Connecting rods Cracked powdered metal with floating wristpins Forged steel
Ignition Coil-on-plug, high-thread-insert spark plugs Distributorless with coil pack
Knock detection Dual knock sensors Single knock sensor
Intake Composite shell-welded single runner, charge motion control valves Composite shell-welded  with internal runner pack
Accessory drive One-way clutch alternator Asymmetric belt tensioner
Oil pump High-flow gerotor Gerotor
Recommended fuel 87 octane 87 octane
Fuel injection Electronic returnless sequential Electronic returnless sequential
Oil capacity 6.0 quarts  5.0 quarts
Fuel capacity 16.0 gallons 16.0 gallons
Drivetrain GT V-6
Layout Rear-wheel-drive Rear-wheel-drive
Driveshaft Two-piece aluminum Slip-in-tube single-piece
Rear axle 8.8-in 7.5-in
Transmission GT V-6
Standard  5-speed manual (Tremec 3650) 5-speed manual (Tremec T-5)
Gear ratios GT V-6
1st 3.38:1 3.35:1
2nd 2.00:1 1.99:1
3rd 1.32:1 1.33:1
4th 1.00:1 1.00:1
5th 0.68:1 0.68:1
Reverse 3.38:1 3.15:1
Final drive  3.55:1 3.31:1
Optional 5-speed automatic (5R55S) 5-speed automatic (5R55S)
1st 3.22:1  3.22:1
2nd 2.29:1 2.29:1
3rd 1.54:1 1.54:1
4th 1.00:1 1.00:1
5th 0.71:1 0.71:1
Reverse 3.07:1 3.07:1
Final drive  3.31:1 3.31:1
Suspension GT V-6
Front Reverse-L independent MacPherson strut, 34 mm tubular stabilizer bar Reverse-L independent MacPherson strut, 28.6 mm tubular stabilizer bar
Rear Three-link solid axle with coil springs, Panhard rod, 22 mm solid stabilizer bar Three-link solid axle with coil springs, Panhard rod
Steering GT V-6
Type Rack-and-pinion with power assist Rack-and-pinion with power assist
Ratio   15.7:1 15.7:1
Brakes GT V-6
Front 316 (12.4 in) x 30 mm vented disc, twin-piston 43 mm floating aluminum calipers 293 (11.5 in) x 30 mm vented disc, twin-piston 43 mm floating aluminum calipers
Swept Area 64.3 in2 58.6 in2
Rear 300 (11.8 in) x 19 mm vented disc, single piston 43 mm floating iron calipers 300 (11.8 in) x 19 mm  vented disc, single piston 43 mm floating iron calipers
Swept area 49.7 in2 49.7 in2
Tires and Wheels GT V-6
  P235/55WR17 P215/65SR16
  17 x 8.0-inch wheels 16 x 7.0-inch wheels
Dimensions and Capacities
(in inches unless otherwise noted)
GT V-6
Exterior
Wheelbase
107.1 107.1
Overall length 187.6 187.6
Overall width 73.9 73.9
Overall height 54.5 54.5
Tread width, front 62.3 62.3
Tread width, rear 62.5 62.5
Interior
Front headroom
38.6 38.6
Front legroom 42.7 42.7
Front shoulder room 55.4 55.4
Front hip room 53.6 53.6
Rear headroom 35.0 35.0
Rear legroom 31.0 31.0
Rear shoulder room 53.3 53.3
Rear hip room 46.7 46.7
EPA interior volume 96.0 cubic feet 96.0 cubic feet
Trunk volume 12.3 cubic feet 12.3 cubic feet
Base Curb Weight
Manual
3,450 pounds  3,300 pounds
Automatic  3,500 pounds 3,345 pounds

2005 Ford Mustang Preliminary Specifications

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