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2012 Ford Mustang Coupe

Price Range: $22,310 - $48,810 | 15 MPG City - 23 MPG Highway

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2012 Ford Mustang Coupe

Benefits of Driving a 2012 Ford Mustang Coupe

Ford's pony car got an all-new, much more powerful engine lineup last year, which complemented the host of improvements, ranging from interior to chassis and refinement that the Mustang had received in the two model years prior.

What's new for 2012?

Last year the Mustang received an all-new engine lineup. For 2012, a new track-oriented Boss 302 model--inspired by the 1970 racing legend--joins the 2012 Mustang lineup, offering a higher-output version of the new V8. The serious racing-oriented model includes adjustable front struts and rear shocks, a quad exhaust and a number of additional upgrades and appearance enhancements.

Model Strengths

  • Strong acceleration
  • excellent convertible
  • good fuel economy in the V6
  • iconic shape and style
  • track-ready Boss 302

Model Review

The main Mustang lineup remains offered in Base, Premium, GT, GT Premium and Shelby GT500 versions, with Coupe and Convertible versions of each trim.

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What do the Safety Ratings mean?

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) performs independent crash testing of new vehicles and then assigns them a score based on their performance. The overall crash test rating is based on how a vehicle performs in the following tests:

Driver Crash Grade:

Measures the chance of a serious injury to a crash test dummy that is placed in a driver's seat and driven into a fixed barrier at 35 MPH. A five-star rating means there is 10 percent or less chance of injury.

Passenger Crash Grade:

Similar to the driver crash grade, only now the focus is on the passenger.

Rollover Resistance:

Simulates an emergency lane change to measure the likelihood of a vehicle rolling over. A five-star rating means there is 10 percent or less risk of rollover.

Side Impact Crash Test - Front:

Focuses on the front side of a vehicle. It simulates crashes that can occur in intersections by striking a 3,015-pound weight against the side of a vehicle at 38.5 MPH. A five-star rating means there is 5 percent or less chance of injury.

Side Impact Crash Test - Rear:

Similar to the front side impact test only now the focus is on the rear passenger.

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Safety Features & Equipment

Braking & Traction

4-Wheel ABS Std
Traction/Stability Control Std
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Std

Passenger Restraint

Driver Air Bag Std
Passenger Air Bag Std
Side Air Bag Std

Accident Prevention

Back-Up Camera Opt
Handsfree Wireless Std

Security

Anti-theft System Std
Telematics Std
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2012 Ford Mustang Coupe

2dr Cpe V6 Premium

Engine

Engine Type 3.7L Gas V6
Horsepower 305 @ 6500 RPM
Torque (lb-ft) 280 @ 4250 RPM
Optional Engines ,

Fuel

Fuel Capacity 16.0 gal
Fuel Economy 19 MPG City / 29 MPG Hwy
Estimated max. distance per tank of gas 464 miles

Drivetrain

Driven Wheels RWD

Wheels

Rims 17 x 7.0 in.
Tires P215/60R17

Interior Space

Seating Capacity 4 adults
Front Headroom/Legroom 38.5 in. / 42.4 in.
Rear Headroom/Legroom 34.7 in. / 29.8 in.
Luggage/Cargo Space 13.4 cubic ft.

Dimensions

Wheelbase 107.1 in.
Curb Weight 3453 lb.
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2012 Ford Mustang Coupe

2dr Cpe V6 Premium

Comfort

Air Conditioning Standard
Bluetooth, Hands-Free Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard
Front Bucket Seats Standard
Leather Seats Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard
Telematics Standard
Leather Seats Optional
Panoramic Roof Optional
Sunroof Optional

Convenience

Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard
Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror Standard
Auxiliary Power Outlet Standard
Cruise Control Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard
Illuminated Driver Vanity Mirror Standard
Illuminated Passenger Visor Mirror Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard
Power Steering Standard
Power Windows Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional
Remote Engine Start Optional

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard
CD Player Standard
MP3 Player Standard
Premium Sound System Standard
Satellite Radio Standard