Ford Mustang Hardtop 302, 1971 MY

The Ford Mustang Hardtop 302 is a rear wheel drive automobile, with its engine mounted in the front, and a 2 door coupé bodyshell. The 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a volume of 4.9 litres. In this application it develops power and torque figures of 210 bhp (213 PS/157 kW) at 4600 rpm and 400 Nm (295 lbft/40.8 kgm) at 2600 rpm respectively. This power is transferred to the wheels through a 3 speed manual gearbox. It weighs a claimed 1442 kg at the kerb.

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Key facts

Ford Mustang Hardtop 302, 1971 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4813 mm
How heavy?
1442 kg
What size engine?
4.9 litre, 4942 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
213 PS / 210 bhp / 157 kW @ 4600 rpm
How much torque?
400 Nm / 295 ft.lb / 40.8 kgm @ 2600 rpm

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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1498 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5766 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1532 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5766 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW 1598 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5766 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1516 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5766 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW 1542 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5766 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5766 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4091 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6990 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6990 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5357 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1528 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1536 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1525 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1541 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1555 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1528 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1544 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1560 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4103 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW 1423 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4103 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW 1427 kg
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1971 Ford Mustang Hardtop 302 data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2769 mm 109 inches
Track/tread (front) 1562 mm 61.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1549 mm 61 inches
Length 4813 mm 189.5 inches
Width 1882 mm 74.1 inches
Height 1290 mm 50.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 1442 kg 3179 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 75 litres 16.5 UK Gal 19.8 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 4.9 litre
4942 cc
(301.579 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 76.2 mm
4 × 3 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.33
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
213 PS (210 bhp) (157 kW)
at 4600 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
42.5 bhp/litre
0.7 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
400 Nm (295 ft·lb) (40.8 kgm)
at 2600 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
80.94 Nm/litre
0.98 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 Autolite carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1017.1 kPa (147.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 617.75 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 147.66 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
108.6 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
145.63 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 9.21 kg/kW
15.38 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
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front E78-14
Tyres rear E78-14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.00
general
Carfolio.com ID270864
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1971 Ford Mustang Hardtop 302 added 2012-05-19.
Last modified 2013-02-28.