1988 Ford Mustang Specs, Horsepower, & Features

Posted 9/6/2019 by Taylor Ward

Do you ever find yourself searching for the factory specs on your 1988 Ford Mustang? If so you have definitely come to the right place!

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1988 was considered a carry over year from '87 by Ford. Not many things changed on the redesigned Ford Mustang. The Mustanger hunger for "yellow" was answered with only a few hundred Tropical yellow Fox Body Mustangs produced!

1988 Ford Mustang Specs, Horsepower, & Features - 1988 Ford Mustang Specs, Horsepower, & Features

1988 Ford Mustang Engine Specifications


Engine Options Engine Bore Compression Horsepower Torque Fuel Tank
2.3L 2V 4cyl
3.78 x 3.13 inches
8.3:1
90hp
122 ft-lbs
15.4 gal.
5.0L V-8 EFI
4.00 x 3.00 inches
9.2:1
225hp
300 ft-lbs
15.4 gal.


1988 Ford Mustang Exterior Paint & Interior Trim Options


Exterior Paint Options Paint Code         Interior Color Options Color Code
Black
1C
        Blue
B
Smoke Poly
1D
        Scarlet
D
Smoke
1K
        Smoke
G
Medium Scarlet
2D
        Sand Beige
Y
Medium Cabernet
2H
        Oxford White / Scarlet
N
Medium Shadow Blue
3R
        Oxford White / Blue
Q
Dark Shadow Blue
3R
        Oxford White / Smoke
U
Bright Regatta Blue
7H
         
 
Sand Beige
8L
         
 
Dark Sable
8Y
         
 
Oxford White
9L
         
 
Tropical Yellow
66
         
 


1988 Ford Mustang Curb Weight


Model Curb Weight
2.3L 4-cyl Manual
2,725 lbs
2.3L 4-cyl Automatic
2,725 lbs
5.0L V8 Automatic
3,080 lbs
5.0L V8 Manual
3,080 lbs


1988 Ford Mustang Production Numbers


Model Units Sold
1988 2dr Coupes
53,221
1988 3dr Hatchback
125,930
1988 2dr Convertible
32,074


1988 Ford Mustang Transmission Options


Engine Transmission Options
2.3L 4cyl
T-5 Manual/4-Speed Automatic
5.0L V8
AOD 4-Speed Automatic/T-5 Manual