The idea of owning a Ford Mustang has probably crossed the minds of every consumer at some point in time as the long, rivaled, and rich history has helped make it one of the most recognized auto concepts of all-time. Since revitalizing the Mustang some-time ago, Ford has done a great job of reintroducing a sport cars with the perfect balance of power, appeal, and style. The 2018 Ford Mustang will be more of the same bringing back the amazing appeal which is expected to once again be one of the top 2018 sports cars.
The 2018 Mustang will fine tune much of the performing factors which has given it the image it has today while offering many more modern features seen in some of today’s most luxurious cars. The enhancements expected are believed to help distinguish it from not just US made sports cars, but some of the top international made as well.
This preview showcases the 2018 Ford Mustang specs, features, price, and release date for all models expected including the V6, Eco Boost, GT, GT Premium, and Shelby GT350.
2018 Ford Mustang Specs and Features – V6, Eco Boost, GT, GT Premium, and Shelby GT350 Model
The 2018 Ford Mustang specs and features will offer plenty of models to choose from including an efficient V6 and powerful Shelby GT350R. On the outside, all will sport Ford’s amazing attention to detail with its aggressive styling package with an ergonomic design and high quality features. We’re hearing a slight redesign will be seen in the 2018 models along with a lighter aluminum body improving handling and overall performance.
Some of the biggest differences in the 2018 models over the 2017 models will be seen on the interior with more backseat room and comfortable seating. High quality interior, comprehensive technology package, and plenty of safety features will also be featured.
The 2018 Ford Shelby GT350 and 350R will be one of the best performing cars of the year. A convertible option will be available for those looking for some fun in the sun while other upgrades will be optional across all models. Some of the notable features will include an enhanced security package, ambient lighting, rain sensing wipers, forward collision avoidance, leather trimmed bucket seats, premium audio system with 12 speaker surround, heated outside mirrors, touchscreen navigation, Bluetooth, hands-free calling, and more.
Rumors on the specs of the 2018 Ford Mustang engine will include a V6 3.7 liter 300-hp, 2.3 liter 310-hp, 5.0 liter engine with at least 410-hp, and a 5.2 liter V8. There will be options for a 6-speed manual or automatic transmission with an estimated gas mileage ranging between 16-23MPG/city and 26-32MPG/highway.
2018 Ford Mustang Price and Release Date – V6, Eco Boost, GT, GT Premium, and Shelby GT350 Model
Expectations on the launch price of the 2018 Mustang has it pretty consistent with the current model with no significant changes expected. Below, we have detailed the launch price for all models with the V6 being the cheapest and the Shelby GT350R being the most expensive coming in just under $62,000.
|2018 Ford Mustang V6 Price||Starting at $24,200|
|2018 Ford Mustang Eco Boost Price||Starting at $25,800|
|2018 Ford Mustang GT Price||Starting at $32,800|
|2018 Ford Mustang GT Premium Price||Starting at $36,900|
|2018 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Price||Starting at $48,300|
|2018 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R Price||Starting at $61,500|
The official unveiling of the new Mustang should come during the spring or summer months of 2017 while the 2018 Ford Mustang release date should be during the 2nd ½ of the year. US sales could start as early as September or October of 2017 while international sales won’t begin until early 2018.
We’ll continue to update this review with new rumors and confirmations on the upcoming 2018 Mustang specs, features, price, and release date as fast as it comes available.