Ford Mustang Fastback, 1965 MY

Ford Mustang Fastback is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé body style with a front positioned engine driving through the rear wheels. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 3.3 litre capacity. This powerplant features overhead valve valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 120 bhp (122 PS/89 kW) of power at 4400 rpm, and maximum torque of 257 N·m (190 lb·ft/26.2 kgm) at 2400 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed manual transmission. Stated kerb weight is 1182 kg.

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Ford Mustang Fastback -
Ford Mustang Fastback
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Key facts

Ford Mustang Fastback, 1965 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4613 mm
How heavy?
1182 kg
What size engine?
3.3 litre, 3275 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
122 PS / 120 bhp / 89 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
257 Nm / 190 ft.lb / 26.2 kgm @ 2400 rpm

Ford Mustang models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3273 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1416 kg
Ford Mustang Boss 302 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW 1550 kg
Ford Mustang Boss 302 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW 1474 kg
Ford Mustang Boss 429 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 7026 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
Ford Mustang Boss 429 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 7080 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1686 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5766 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1649 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5766 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1336 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1447 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5766 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4091 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1512 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5766 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4091 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
Ford Mustang Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5766 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1547 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3275 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 4091 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW

Similar models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 2993 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1473 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 3186 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3186 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 3186 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3186 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 3186 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 3186 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
1965 Ford Mustang Fastback data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2743 mm 108 inches
Track/tread (front) 1407 mm 55.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1422 mm 56 inches
Length 4613 mm 181.6 inches
Width 1732 mm 68.2 inches
Height 1300 mm 51.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 1182 kg 2606 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60.6 litres 13.3 UK Gal 16 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.3 litre
3275 cc
(199.853 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93.5 × 79.5 mm
3.68 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.18
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
122 PS (120 bhp) (89 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
36.6 bhp/litre
0.6 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
257 Nm (190 ft·lb) (26.2 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
78.47 Nm/litre
0.95 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.2:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 986.1 kPa (143 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 7
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 545.83 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 102.93 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
75.71 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
101.52 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.21 kg/kW
22.06 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.LS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 6.50 x 13
Tyres rear 6.50 x 13
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 229 mm
Rear brake diameter 229 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID175780
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 32.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1965 Ford Mustang Fastback added 2008-04-21.
Last modified 2013-02-28.