1965 Ford Mustang Hardtop 289

The Ford Mustang Hardtop 289 is a coupé with 2 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits its power to the rear wheels. Powering the Ford Mustang Hardtop 289 is an overhead valve, 4.7 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 271 bhp (275 PS/202 kW) at 6000 rpm and 423 N·m (312 lb·ft/43.1 kgm) at 3400 rpm respectively. The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 4 speed manual transmission. The quoted kerb weight is 1383 kg. Its maximum speed claimed is 193 km/h (120 mph).

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1965 Ford Mustang Hardtop 289 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4613 mm
How heavy?
1383 kg
What size engine?
4.7 litre, 4727 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
275 PS / 271 bhp / 202 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
423 Nm / 312 ft.lb / 43.1 kgm @ 3400 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 8.3 s
How fast?
193 km/h, 120 mph

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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
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 7026 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
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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

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5297 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5297 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 5354 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5354 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5354 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5354 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 5354 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 5357 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5357 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5357 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW
1965 Ford Mustang Hardtop 289 data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2743 mm 108 inches
Track/tread (front) 1422 mm 56 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1422 mm 56 inches
Length 4613 mm 181.6 inches
Width 1732 mm 68.2 inches
Height 1298 mm 51.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 1383 kg 3049 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 4.7 litre
4727 cc
(288.459 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 72.9 mm
4 × 2.87 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.39
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(Gross)
275 PS (271 bhp) (202 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(Gross)
57.3 bhp/litre
0.94 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Gross)
423 Nm (312 ft·lb) (43.1 kgm)
at 3400 rpm
Specific torque
(Gross)
89.49 Nm/litre
1.08 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1124.5 kPa (163.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 590.88 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 6.3 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 8.3 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 22.50 s
Standing quarter-mile 15.9 s
@ 85 mph
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 193 km/h (120 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 198.67 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
146.12 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
195.95 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.09 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 6.84 kg/kW
11.43 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 6.95 x 14
Tyres rear 6.95 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 254 mm
Rear brake diameter 254 mm
Braked area 1619 cm2
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.89
general
Carfolio.com ID69850
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1965 Ford Mustang Hardtop 289 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.