2001 Ford Mustang Cobra
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Engine

Gas V8

MPG (City/Highway)

18/25

Safety Ratings

MSRP

$28,605

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Summary

The 2001 Ford Mustang Cobra is a powerful car with a 4.6L V-8 engine that produces 320HP. It comes with a 5-speed manual transmission with overdrive and 4-wheel anti-lock brakes for added safety. The car also has air conditioning, 17″ alloy wheels, cruise control, and ABS and driveline traction control. The Cobra has a comfortable interior with an 8-way power driver seat, power mirrors, power windows, and power locks.

2001 Ford Mustang Cobra price

Base MSRP

$28,605

Delivery charges

$600

Invoice price

$26,550

Total price

$29,205

NHTSA Crash Test Overall Ratings

Based on the combine ratings of frontal, side and rollover.
Should ONLY be compared to other vehicle of similar size and weight

Driver's

Passenger's

Side Barrier Rating Driver

Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat

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2001 Ford Mustang Cobra warranty

Basic (months/miles)

36/36,000

Corrosion perforation (months/miles)

60/unlimited

Powertrain (months/miles)

36/36,000

Roadside assistance (months/miles)

36/36,000

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2001 Ford Mustang Cobra Colors

Interior Colors
Medium Graphite w/Cloth Bucket Seats
Medium Parchment w/Cloth Bucket Seats
Dark Charcoal w/Cloth Bucket Seats
Medium Graphite w/Leather Seating Surfaces
Oxford White w/Leather Seating Surfaces...
Medium Parchment w/Leather Seating Surfaces
Dark Charcoal w/Leather Seating Surfaces
Exterior Colors
Laser Red Tinted Clearcoat
Performance Red Clearcoat
True Blue Clearcoat Metallic
Tropic Green Clearcoat Metallic
Black Clearcoat...
Silver Clearcoat Metallic
Electric Green Clearcoat Metallic
Mineral Gray Clearcoat Metallic
Oxford White Clearcoat
Zinc Yellow Clearcoat

Engine

Type Gas V8
Engine Size (l) 4.60
Cylinders Configuration V-8
Displacement (cc) 4,600
Drive Type RWD
Horsepower (rpm) 6,000
Horsepower (hp) 320
Torque (rpm) 4,750
Torque Lb (ft) 317
Engine Location Front
Valves 32
Compression 9.85
Bore (mm) 90.20
Bore (in) 3.55

Fuel

Type Gasoline
Tank Capacity (gal) 15.70
Grade 59.42

Mileage

EPA City Economy 18
EPA Highway Economy 25
EPA Combined Economy 21
Cruising Range City (mi) 266.9
Cruising Range Hwy (mi) 392.5

Transmission

Type Manual
Number Of Speeds 5
Description 5 Speed Manual
First Gear Ratio 3.37
Second Gear Ratio 1.99
Third Gear Ratio 1.33
Fourth Gear Ratio 1
Fifth Gear Ratio 0.67
Reverse Gear Ratio 3.22
Final Drive Axle Ratio 3.27

Powertrain

Doors

Doors 2

Seating

Number Of Seats 4
Max Seating Capacity 4

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4

Exterior dimensions

Overall Length (in) 183.50
Overall Width (in) 73.11
Max Width Without Mirrors (in) 73.10
Overall Height (in) 53.19
Liftover Height (in) 28.50
Track Width Front (in) 59.80
Track Width Rear (in) 59.30
Wheelbase (in) 101.30

Interior dimensions

Passenger Volume (cu.ft) 83
Trunk Volume (cu.ft) 7.70
Front Head Room (in) 38.10
Rear Head Room (in) 35.50
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.60
Rear Shoulder Room (in) 52.10
Front Leg Room (in) 42.60
Rear Leg Room (in) 29.90
Cargo Volume (cu.ft) 11
Max Cargo Volume (cu.ft) 11

Weights

Curb Weight Base (lb) 3,379

Steering

Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Overall Ratio 15
Turns To Turns Ratio 2.62
Turning Diameter Curb To Curb (ft) 38.10
Turning Radius Curb To Curb (ft) 19.05

Trailering

Max Tongue Dead Weight Hitch (lb) 100
Max Trailer Dead Weight Hitch (lb) 1,000

Braking

Type Pwr
Primary Abs System 4-wheel
Front Disc Yes
Rear Disc Yes
Front Brake Rotor Dia (in) 10.80
Front Brake Rotor Thickness (in) 1.02
Rear Brake Rotor Dia (in) 10.50
Rear Brake Rotor Thickness (in) 0.55

Tires

Front Tire Size P245/45ZR17
Rear Tire Size P245/45ZR17
Spare Tire Size T125/90R15
Spare Tire Size T125/90R15
Type Performance

Suspensions

Front Type MacPherson strut
Front Type Extended w/Coil Springs
Rear Type Quadra-shock
Rear Type Extended w/Coil Springs

Emissions

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    Campaign ID; 09E012000

    Component Exterior Lighting

    Recall Summary

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    Component Exterior Lighting

    Recall Summary

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    Component Exterior Lighting

    Recall Summary

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    Campaign ID; 06E049000

    Component Exterior Lighting

    Recall Summary

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    Campaign ID; 06E038000

    Component Exterior Lighting

    Recall Summary

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    Campaign ID; 00V349000

    Component Parking Brake

    Recall Summary

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