2000 Ford Mustang Cobra R US

The Mustang Cobra R is a rear wheel drive coupé road car with a front placed engine, sold by Ford. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 5.4 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 8 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It develops 385 bhp (390 PS/287 kW) of power at 6250 rpm, and maximum torque of 522 N·m (385 lb·ft/53.2 kgm) at 4250 rpm. A 6 speed manual 'box delivers the power to the driven wheels. Its stated weight at the kerb is 1628 kg.

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Ford Mustang Cobra R -
Ford Mustang Cobra R
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Ford Mustang Cobra R -
Ford Mustang Cobra R
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Key facts

2000 Ford Mustang Cobra R US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4661 mm
How heavy?
1628 kg
What size engine?
5.4 litre, 5409 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
390 PS / 385 bhp / 287 kW @ 6250 rpm
How much torque?
522 Nm / 385 ft.lb / 53.2 kgm @ 4250 rpm

Ford Mustang models

Ford Mustang Mach 1 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 4601 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1572 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 4601 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1576 kg
Ford Mustang Bullitt -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 4601 cm3 269 PS 265 bhp 198 kW 1485 kg
Ford Mustang GT -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 4601 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 4601 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 4601 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 4601 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 3791 cm3 196 PS 193 bhp 144 kW 1412 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 3791 cm3 196 PS 193 bhp 144 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 3791 cm3 196 PS 193 bhp 144 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 3791 cm3 196 PS 193 bhp 144 kW
Ford Mustang GT -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 4601 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW 1468 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 3791 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 1390 kg
Ford Mustang Cobra SVT -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 4601 cm3 320 PS 316 bhp 236 kW 1556 kg
Ford Mustang Cobra SVT Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 4601 cm3 320 PS 316 bhp 236 kW 1615 kg
Ford Mustang GT -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 4601 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1547 kg
Ford Mustang Cobra -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 4942 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1521 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 4942 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1598 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 3791 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 3791 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW

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2000 Ford Mustang Cobra R data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2573 mm 101.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1516 mm 59.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1516 mm 59.7 inches
Length 4661 mm 183.5 inches
Width 1857 mm 73.1 inches
Height 1326 mm 52.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.81
Kerb weight 1628 kg 3589 lb
Weight distribution 56.5 % front
fuel tank capacity 75.8 litres 16.7 UK Gal 20 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
Capacity 5.4 litre
5409 cc
(330.077 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 90.2 × 105.8 mm
3.55 × 4.17 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.85
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
32 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAEnet)
390 PS (385 bhp) (287 kW)
at 6250 rpm
Specific output
(SAEnet)
71.2 bhp/litre
1.17 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAEnet)
522 Nm (385 ft·lb) (53.2 kgm)
at 4250 rpm
Specific torque
(SAEnet)
96.51 Nm/litre
1.17 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.6:1
Fuel system SFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1212.7 kPa (175.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 676.13 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 239.77 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
176.35 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
236.49 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.11 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 5.67 kg/kW
9.47 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 2.500
Turning circle 13.30 m
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.62
Final drive ratio 3.55
general
Carfolio.com ID77429
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 40.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Ford Mustang Cobra R added 2001-03-13.
Last modified 2013-02-28.