Have you dreamed of sitting behind the wheel of a Ford Mustang? With the Ford Mustang for sale in South Africa you can finally make your fantasies come true. Find out what you can expect from this awe-inspiring vehicle by reading our blog.
The All-Iconic Ford Mustang
The iconic Ford Mustang was launched in Cape Town to the delight of car enthusiasts across South Africa. This distinctive vehicle has been in production for 50 years but South Africans have only recently had the opportunity to own one of these cars. The car was manufactured as a left-hand drive model which excluded our local market from having access to it. Finally right-hand drive models have been manufactured. Lucky for us South Africa is the first to have access to these models. Despite the fact that the Mustang hasn’t been available on the local market, the car has a strong local fan base.
Ford’s strategy is to make their vehicles accessible to more markets hence the decision to produce Mustangs for local fans. In preparation for the expansion to right-hand-drive countries Ford developed the new Mustang which is a dynamic and capable ride. While the automotive manufactured decided to upgrade this model they also had to remain loyal to distinctive Mustang features that South Africans have come to know and love. While in the past this vehicle has been criticised for struggling with corners, the new Ford mustang navigates corners with ease.
Performance and Specifications for the Ford New Mustang
Whether you are traveling windy mountain paths or cruising along coastal roads, the Mustang will take you where you want to go in style. Its front-end-grip is great and with multiple mode steering you can change the weighting to suit your preferences. The Ford Mustang 2016 features independent rear suspension as well as impressive braking capabilities.
The dashboard remains true to its distinctive design while incorporating modern elements. The interior of this vehicle offers comfort and its design supports your driving experience. The new Ford Mustang is equipped with the latest technology which includes a reverse camera, Sync 2 and USB connectivity. This vehicle offers room for two people as well as an adequate space in the boot for luggage.
5.0 V8 Mustang for sale
When it comes to finding a Ford Mustang for sale the Ford Mustang 5.0 V8 is a popular option. The Mustang 5.0 V8 delivers 306 kW of power with a torque of 530 Nm. The acceleration time for 0 – 100 kph is 4.8 seconds. Its natural aspiration offers drivers a smooth and pleasurable ride.
Options for this model include a six speed manual or automatic transmission. The 5.0 has launch control mode which allows you to decide on the revs and the electronics will maintain the revs until you release the clutch. A performance pack is available with this model. The Brembo brakes which are part of this pack, offer awesome stopping power. The Ford Mustang GT with a manual transmission is available for R 819 900.
|Ford Mustang 5.0 V8|
|Power Output (kW)||306|
|Acceleration 0-100 kph (s)||4.8|
Mustang 2.3 Ecoboost
If it’s the Mustang’s looks you are after then the 2.3 Ecoboost is the car for you. It produces 233 kW of power with 430 Nm or torque. In 5.8 seconds you can go from 0 – 100 kph.
This model is available with a manual transmission and if you are looking for a Mustang for sale this model is the cheaper option. If you have your heart set on a new Ford Mustang you can buy a 2.3 Ecoboost Fastback with a manual transmission for R 699 900.
|2.3 Ecoboost [Mustang]|
|Power Output (kW)||233|
|Acceleration 0-100 kph (s)||5.8|
The awe-inspiring Ford Mustang has appeared on our screens in movies such as Gone in 60 Seconds. If you have watched Bullit you would have also seen this car in action. Looking for a roaring Ford Mustang for sale? Browse through www.AutoMart.co.za to find the perfect model…