The fuel consumption figures of the 2015 Ford Mustang have been unofficially revealed
The fuel consumption figures of the 2015 Ford Mustang have been unofficially revealed.
Mustang enthusiasts over at Mustang6G report the EPA ratings for the 2.3-liter EcoBoost version stand at 26 mpg (9 l/100 km) combined, which translates to 22 mpg (10.7 l/100 km) in city and 31 mpg (7.6 l/100 km) on highway.
The base V6 unit gets 17 mpg (13.9 l/100 km) city and 28 mpg (8.5 l/100 km) highway with manual transmission, while the V6 automatic is rated at 19 mpg (12.4 l/100 km) in the city and the same 28 mpg (8.5 l/100 km) on the highway. The range-topping V8 data is not available yet.
For a comparison, the previous generation V6 automatic Mustang got 3 mpg (0.8 l/100 km) better rating on the highway. The 2015 Mustang manual ratings fell to 17 mpg from 19 mpg city (1.44 l/100 km), to 28 from 29 (0.3 l/100 km) highway and to 21 from 22 (0.5 l/100 km) combined.
On the other hand, the latest Chevrolet Camaro with V6 and manual transmission gets the same 17/28 mpg EPA rating (13.9/8.5 l/100 km) as the Mustang, while the V6 automatic Camaro gets 18/27 mpg (13/8.7 l/100 km), which is slightly behind the Ford.