2004 Ford Mustang GT Convertible Automatic, 2005 MY US

This vehicle has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body style with a front mounted engine driving through the rear wheels. Its 4.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, single overhead camshaft, 8 cylinder that develops 300 bhp (304 PS/224 kW) of power at 5750 rpm, and maximum torque of 434 N·m (320 lb·ft/44.3 kgm) at 4500 rpm. This power is transferred to the wheels via a 5 speed automatic gearbox. Stated kerb weight is 1659 kg.

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Key facts

2004 Ford Mustang GT Convertible Automatic, 2005 MY US information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2+2 seats
How long?
4775 mm
How heavy?
1659 kg
What size engine?
4.6 litre, 4601 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
304 PS / 300 bhp / 224 kW @ 5750 rpm
How much torque?
434 Nm / 320 ft.lb / 44.3 kgm @ 4500 rpm

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 2261 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW 1603 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 2261 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW 1681 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 2261 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW 1684 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 3726 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 3726 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 4951 cm3 441 PS 435 bhp 324 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 4951 cm3 441 PS 435 bhp 324 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 4951 cm3 441 PS 435 bhp 324 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 4951 cm3 441 PS 435 bhp 324 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 4951 cm3 441 PS 435 bhp 324 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 4951 cm3 441 PS 435 bhp 324 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5163 cm3 533 PS 526 bhp 392 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5163 cm3 533 PS 526 bhp 392 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3726 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 3726 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 2264 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 2264 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 2264 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 2264 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 4951 cm3 426 PS 420 bhp 313 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 4951 cm3 426 PS 420 bhp 313 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 4951 cm3 426 PS 420 bhp 313 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 4951 cm3 426 PS 420 bhp 313 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3726 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 3726 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW

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2004 Ford Mustang GT Convertible Automatic data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2720 mm 107.1 inches
Track/tread (front) 1572 mm 61.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1588 mm 62.5 inches
Length 4775 mm 188 inches
Width 1877 mm 73.9 inches
Height 1415 mm 55.7 inches
Ground clearance 145 mm 5.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight 1659 kg 3657 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 V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 4.6 litre
4601 cc
(280.77 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 90.2 × 90 mm
3.55 × 3.54 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
3 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 304 PS (300 bhp) (224 kW)
at 5750 rpm
Specific output 65.2 bhp/litre
1.07 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 434 Nm (320 ft·lb) (44.3 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque 94.33 Nm/litre
1.14 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.8:1
Fuel system SFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1185.4 kPa (171.9 psi)
Maximum RPM 6250 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 575.13 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
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 183.35 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
134.85 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
180.83 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.08 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 7.42 kg/kW
12.39 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 power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.830
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 8.0 x 17
Wheel size rear 8.0 x 17
Tyres front P235/55 ZR 17 98 W
Tyres rear P235/55 ZR 17 98 W
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S
Front brake diameter 316 mm
Rear brake diameter 300 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.75
Final drive ratio 3.31
general
Carfolio.com ID276969
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 40.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2004 Ford Mustang GT Convertible Automatic added 2012-06-15.
Last modified 2013-02-28.