Sleek, stylish, powerful-these are all words to describe the 2021 Ford Mustang. The Mustang has been part of Ford's lineup for a long time, and the 2021 Mustang lives up to the name. Our team at Richmond Ford West has put together this review to introduce our friends from Glen Allen, Ashland, and Rockville, VA, to the 2021 Ford Mustang.

Learn a bit about the 2021 Ford Mustang below and decide if you want to get behind the wheel.

2021 Ford Mustang: Powerful Performance

The Mustang offers three different engine options with focuses on power and fuel economy.

The standard engine is a 2.3L EcoBoost® engine that delivers 310 horsepower and an impressive 350 lb-ft of torque. This engine even offers turbocharging and direct injection fuel delivery for power when you need it.

If you're looking for a little more power, the next step up is the available 5.0L V8 engine that offers 460 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. Even with this much power, the Mustang doesn't give up on fuel economy on the highway. It has an EPA-estimated 16 city/25 highway MPG. This engine in the new MACH-1 trim ups the output to 480 horsepower with a few upgrades under the hood.

The most powerful engine available for the Ford Mustang is the available 5.2L Supercharged Cross Plane Crank V8 engine. This engine pulls out a whopping 760 horsepower and 625 lb-ft of torque.

The first two engine options also have two transmission options:

  • Standard 6-speed manual transmission
  • Available 10-speed automatic transmission

The Shelby and the MACH-1 have upgraded transmissions:

  • Available Tremec 6-speed manual transmission lifted from the GT350® in the MACH-1
  • Standard 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission in the Shelby® GT500®

2021 Ford Mustang: Stylish Interior

The Mustang catches eyes when you go by and when someone gets in for a ride. There are four seats, so you can bring some friends along for a fun night out or a road trip. The Mustang starts with cloth bucket seats; however, the higher you go in trim levels, the more options you get, including the available heated and cooled leather-trimmed front seats.

To customize your interior to how you feel or the music you're listening to, starting at the second trim, you get standard Ambient Lighting with MyColor®. Other style options for the interior of the Mustang are:

  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Available Linked Graphite Instrument Panel Appliqué
  • Satin Chrome Instrument Cluster Register Vents and Cupholder Surrounds

The interior of the Mustang also offers plenty of tech options, like the infotainment system powered by SYNC® 3, a 9-speaker sound system, and two USB ports for charging your phone.

2021 Ford Mustang: Safety in Spades

To help keep you safe while you're on the road, the Mustang has several driver-assist and safety features as part of the Ford Co-Pilot360™ suite. Some of the features included in the Ford Co-Pilot360™ suite are:

  • Rear View Camera-See obstacles behind your Mustang with this camera. This feature is helpful for parking or backing out of a driveway or parking space.
  • Lane-Keeping System-This feature helps you stay in your lane. It monitors your position within your lane and alerts you if you are drifting unintentionally, and even suggests a break if it happens a few times.
  • Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking-This feature keeps an eye out on the road ahead and alerts you to potential collisions. If you don't brake in time, the system can brake for you.

Test Drive the 2021 Ford Mustang

Are you getting the itch to get behind the wheel of the 2021 Ford Mustang? Our neighbors from Glen Allen, Ashland, and Rockville, Virginia, can do that at Richmond Ford West. We'll get you behind the wheel and teach you all about what the Mustang has to offer, from the standard to available features. Contact us to schedule a test drive today.

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