Key facts

1969 Ford Mustang information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4763 mm
How heavy?
1416 kg
What size engine?
3.3 litre, 3273 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
122 PS / 120 bhp / 89 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
257 Nm / 190 / 26.2 kgm @ 2200 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 9 s
How fast?
161 km/h, 100 mph


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1969 Ford Mustang technical specifications


The Ford Mustang is a 2 door coupé style car with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels.
The 3.3 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 6 cylinder unit that has an output of 120 bhp (122 PS/89 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 257 N·m (190 lb·ft/26.2 kgm) at 2200 rpm.
Power is transferred to the wheels by means of a 3 speed manual gearbox.
It weighs a claimed 1416 kg at the kerb.
Top quoted speed is 161 km/h (100 mph).
1969 Ford Mustang data
1969 Ford Mustang data
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2743 108
Track/tread (front) 1486 58.5
Track/tread (rear) 1486 58.5
Length 4763 187.5
Width 1822 71.7
Height 1283 50.5
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 1416 kg 3122 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.3 litre
3273 cc
(199.731 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93.5 × 79.4 mm
3.68 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.18
overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 122 PS (120 bhp) (89 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output 36.7 bhp/litre
0.6 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 257 Nm (190 ft·lb) (26.2 kgm)
at 2200 rpm
Specific torque 78.52 Nm/litre
0.95 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 8.7:1
Fuel system 1 Ca carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 986.7 kPa (143.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 7
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 545.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 9 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 161 km/h (100 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 85.92 PS/g
63.19 kW/g
84.75 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.82 kg/kW
26.43 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.08
general ID69410
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 32.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1969 Ford Mustang added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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