Ford Mustang LX Convertible Automatic, 1990 MY 240A

The Ford Mustang LX Convertible is a rear wheel drive automobile, with the engine mounted in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body. Its 4 cylinder, single overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a volume of 2.3 litres. It provides power and torque figures of 88 bhp (89 PS/66 kW) at 4000 rpm and 180 Nm (133 lbft/18.4 kgm) at 2600 rpm respectively. A 4 speed automatic gearbox supplies the power to the driven wheels.

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Ford Mustang LX Convertible Automatic, 1990 MY 240A information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2+2 seats
How long?
4562 mm
What size engine?
2.3 litre, 2301 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
89 PS / 88 bhp / 66 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
180 Nm / 133 ft.lb / 18.4 kgm @ 2600 rpm

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 4942 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW 1463 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 2302 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
3 door fastback FR 5M 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
3 door fastback FR 4A 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
3 door fastback FR 5M 2301 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW 1280 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 2301 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW 1250 kg
3 door fastback FR 4A 2301 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 2301 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 2301 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW 1340 kg
3 door fastback FR 5M 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
3 door fastback FR 4A 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door fastback FR 5M 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door fastback FR 4A 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 2301 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door fastback FR 5M 2301 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door fastback FR 5M 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door fastback FR 4A 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 4942 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 2301 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door fastback FR 4A 2301 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 2301 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
1990 Ford Mustang LX Convertible Automatic data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2553 mm 100.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1438 mm 56.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1448 mm 57 inches
Length 4562 mm 179.6 inches
Width 1735 mm 68.3 inches
Height 1323 mm 52.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.79
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 58.3 litres 12.8 UK Gal 15.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code 99A
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.3 litre
2301 cc
(140.416 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 96.04 × 79.4 mm
3.78 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.21
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
89 PS (88 bhp) (66 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
38.2 bhp/litre
0.63 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
180 Nm (133 ft·lb) (18.4 kgm)
at 2600 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
78.23 Nm/litre
0.95 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 983 kPa (142.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 575.25 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
Weight-to-power ratio
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
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5J x 14
Wheel size rear 5J x 14
Tyres front P195/75 R 14
Tyres rear P195/75 R 14
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 256 mm
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.75
Final drive ratio 3.73
general
Carfolio.com ID441331
Production total
Model code 240A
Model family
RAC rating 22.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1990 Ford Mustang LX Convertible Automatic added 2015-11-15.
Last modified 2015-11-15.