Best Bet
  • (4.5) 91 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $1,368–$16,800
  • Body Style: Coupe
  • Combined MPG: 21-23
  • Engine: 210-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
2005 Ford Mustang

Our Take on the Latest Model 2005 Ford Mustang

What We Don't Like

  • V6 automatic disappointing
  • No curtain airbag option
  • Side mirrors don't fold
  • No light, storage or cupholders in backseat
  • Optional gauges too dim in sunlight
  • Limited supply, premium pricing likely

Notable Features

  • Most power for the money (GT)
  • Super-high-performance all-season tires (GT)
  • Five-speed manual or automatic
  • Real aluminum trim option
  • Selectable gauge-lighting option

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 91 reviews

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Very reliable car, fun to drive, get the convertib

by Svengoolie from on December 9, 2017

Has the cool factor down. Love the my color dash and shaker 500 audio.the v8 rumble with the top down is far out. Handles great, though the brakes could use a little more bite. Traction control works ... Read Full Review

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2005 Ford Mustang Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 7 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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