1980 Ford Mustang Specs, Horsepower, & Features

Posted 8/28/2019 by Taylor Ward

Do you ever find yourself searching for the factory specs on your 1980 Ford Mustang? If so you have definitely come to the right place!

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1980 Ford Mustang Specs, Horsepower, & Features - 1980 Ford Mustang Specs, Horsepower, & Features

Not many things changed in 1980 with the Fox Body Mustang. The Cobra kept the ground effects from the '79 pace car and Ford added a 4.2L V8 while dropping the 5.0L and 2.8L V6 from the previous year. This 4.2L V8 was a scaled-down version of the iconic 5.0L!

1980 Ford Mustang Engine Specifications


Engine Options Engine Bore Compression Horsepower Torque Fuel Tank
2.3L 2V 4cyl
3.78 x 3.13 inches
9.0:1
88hp
118 ft-lbs
11.5 gal.
2.3L 2V 4cyl(Turbo)
3.78 x 3.13 inches
9.0:1
135hp
143 ft-lbs
12.5 gal.
3.3L 1V 6cyl
3.68 x 3.13 inches
9.6:1
91hp
160 ft-lbs
11.5 gal.
4.2L 2V V-8
4.00 x 3.00 inches
8.8:1
118hp
194 ft-lbs
12.5 gal.


1980 Ford Mustang Exterior Paint & Interior Trim Options


Exterior Paint Options Paint Code         Interior Color Options Color Code
Black
1C
        Black
A
Bright Bittersweet
2G
        Caramel
T
Bright Blue
3J
        Medium Red
D
Bright Camel
5T
        Vacquero
Z
Bright Red
27
        Wedgewood Blue
B
Bright Yellow
6N
        White / Black
W
Chamois Glow Metallic
8W
        White / Blue
Q
Dark Chamois Metallic
8A
        White / Red
N
Dark Cordovan Metallic
8N
        White / Caramel
2
Light Medium Blue
3F
        White / Vacquero
9
Medium Bittersweet Metallic
8D
           
Medium Blue Metallic
3H
           
Medium Gray Metallic
1P
           
Polar White
9D
           
Silver Metallic
1G
           


1980 Ford Mustang Curb Weight


Model Curb Weight
2.3L 4-cyl Manual
2,497 lbs
2.3L 4-cyl Automatic
2,601 lbs
2.3L 4-cyl Turbo Manual
2,687 lbs
2.3L 4-cyl Turbo Automatic
2,687 lbs
3.3L V6 Automatic
2,637 lbs
4.2L V8 Automatic
2,811 lbs


1980 Ford Mustang Production Numbers


Model Units Sold
1980 Cobra
Unknown
1980 2dr Sedan
128,893
1980 3dr Hatchback
98,497
1980 2dr Sedan Ghia
23,647
1980 3dr hatchback Ghia
20,285


1980 Ford Mustang Transmission Options


Engine Transmission Options
2.3L 2V
T-04 Manual
2.3L 2V Turbo
T-04 Manual/C-3 Automatic
3.3L 1V 6cyl
T-04 Manual
4.2L V8
C-4 Automatic