1982 Ford Mustang GT


1982 Ford Mustang GT

1982 Ford Mustang GT

In 1982 Ford created a high performance version of the Mustang called the GT. The car was only availble in 3-door hatchback form.

The engine was 302 as standard with a 2V Motorcraft carburation.

Externally, the car afeatured a new front dam, rear spoiler, cast alunimum wheels and a non-functional hood scoop.

In 1982, the Mustang GT offered great value. It was one of the lowest priced GTs available with modest performance.

1982 Ford Mustang GT

In Detail

submitted byRichard Owen
built atDetroit, Michigan, USA
engineV8
valvetrainOHV
displacement4949 cc / 302.0 in³
bore101.6 mm / 4.0 in
stroke76.2 mm / 3.0 in
compression8.3:1
power117.1 kw / 157 bhp @ 4200 rpm
specific output31.72 bhp per litre
bhp/weight110.56 bhp per tonne
torque325.4 nm / 240.0 ft lbs @ 2400 rpm
body / frameUnit Steel
driven wheelsFront Engine / RWD
front tires190/65HR-390
rear tires190/65HR-390
front brakesFront Vented Discs / Rear Drums
f brake sizex 257 mm / x 10.1 in
r brake sizex 229 mm / x 9.0 in
front wheelsF 390 x 150 cm / 153.5 x 59.1 in
rear wheelsR 390 x 150 cm / 153.5 x 59.1 in
steeringRack & Pinion w/Power Assist
curb weight1420 kg / 3130 lbs
wheelbase2550 mm / 100.4 in
front track1438 mm / 56.6 in
rear track1448 mm / 57.0 in
length4549 mm / 179.1 in
width1755 mm / 69.1 in
height1306 mm / 51.4 in
transmissionSROD 4-Speed Manual w/Overdrive
gear ratios3.07:1, 1.72:1, 1.00:1, 0.70:1, :1
final drive3.08:1
top speed~189.9 kph / 118.0 mph
0 – 60 mph~7.5 seconds
0 – 100 mph~25.0 seconds
0 – 1/4 mile~16.1 seconds