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2019 Vs 2020 | Ford Mustang

Posted 11/25/2019 by Taylor Ward

Check the major changes that occurred between the 2019 and 2020 Ford Mustang models. LMR explains it all!

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2019 Vs 2020 | Ford Mustang - 2019 Vs 2020 | Ford Mustang

The Ford Mustang is constantly innovating itself to be the most widely popular performance vehicle in the world! The most notable updates with the 2020 Mustang are the introduction of the 2.3L EcoBoost High-Performance Package with an engine putting out 330 HP and 350 lb-ft of torque. Also, with the 2020-year model, it brings out the fastest production Mustang ever made with the 2020 GT500. This model brings out a total of 760 HP and 625 lb-ft of torque from its 5.2-liter V8. Each year the Mustang comes out with the most up to date features to keep the muscles car dream alive, but still maintaining the updated trends to keep it relevant in our technology-driven environment.



NOTABLE 2020 MODELS


High Performance EcoBoost Package

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The high performance package alone adds an additional $4,995 to this model, but brings with it a ton of features:

  • 0-60 MPH In Just Over 4 Sec.

  • Top Speed Of 155 MPH.

  • 3.55 Limited-Slip Rear Axle.

  • 19” X 9” Machine-Faced Aluminum With Low Gloss Ebony Painted Pockets.

  • 255-40R19 Summer Only Tires.

  • Active Valve Performance Exhaust.

  • Black Painted Strut-Tower Brace.

  • Magnetic Colored Exterior Mirrors.

  • Magnetic Colored Spoiler.

  • Hood Accent Stripe.

  • GT Performance Package Front Splitter and Belly Pan.

  • Heavy Duty Front Springs.

  • Larger Brake Rotors With Four-Piston Fixed Calipers.

  • Larger Radiator.

Optional handling package can be purchased as well for an additional $1,995 but requires you to have the $2,000 equipment group 101A package. This handling pack brings in larger stabilizer bars, magneride suspension, and a Torsen limited slip rear differential.


GT/California Special

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With the most notable changes being done with the EcoBoost and GT500 packages, the GT only is coming out with minor changes to the packages but the California Special will definitely see some changes such as:

  • No longer being offered in Kona Blue but in Velocity Blue.

  • Wheel and Stripe package that is offered in the EcoBoost version.

For more history on the California Special, we created a fully in-depth article that covers all of the different year models and their specs.

GT500

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2020 brought back the GT500 and it will be presented with 760 HP and 625 lb-ft of torque. Being equipped with a 5.2L supercharged cross-plane crank V8 and a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission. This is also a very light performance vehicle with a carbon fiber track pack that includes:

  • 20" Wheels

  • Instrument Panel

  • GT4 Track Wing

  • Splitter Wickers

  • Adjustable Strut Top Mounts

  • Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 Tires - 305/30R20 (Front) And 315/30R20 (Rear)

  • Rear Seat Delete

  • Recaro Leather-Trimmed Seats With Miko Sueded Inserts

  • Wheel Locking Kit


Also, it is worth noting that there is only 1 major change between the 2019 and 2020 Bullitt which is the price! All features remain exactly the same but the 2020 Bullitt has a new starting price of $48,905 so if you’re looking for a Bullitt the best bang for your buck is the 2019 model!


To find out more about the history of the Mustang Bullitt, check out our article "Everything About The Mustang Bullitt"


Exterior

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2020 brought in (4) new exterior colors as well as removing (4) from 2019! Also in 2020 (3) new wheel options were off such as:


  • 17” Sparkle Silver – Painted Aluminum (standard on 100A)

  • 19” X 9” Machine-face Aluminum with Low Gloss Ebony painted pockets included in 2.3L High Performance Package (67E)

  • 19” Premium Painted Aluminum (Included in Ecoboost Handling Package – 60H)

Additionally, A mini spare wheel & tire (66W) is available with the 20” premium painted aluminum wheels (649) and the 2.3L High Performance Package (67E). Also, new gray hood stripes are being offered specifically for the 2.3L High Performance Package.

Ford Mustang Exterior Paint Options


*Please note: The highlighted colors for 2019 are colors that have been removed from 2020 and on the 2020 colors the ones highlighted were added for this year*

2019 Exterior Paint Options Paint Code         2020 Exterior Paint Options Paint Code
Oxford White
YZ
        Oxford White
YZ
Ingot Silver
UX
        Iconic Silver
JS
Ruby Red Tint
RR
        Rapid Red Metallic
D4
Race Red
PQ
        Race Red
PQ
Orange Fury
NL
        Twister Orange
CA
Kona Blue
L6
        Kona Blue
L6
Magnetic Metallic
J7
        Magnetic Metallic
J7
Shadow Black
G1
        Shadow Black
G1
Velocity Blue
E7
        Velocity Blue
E7
Need For Green
AJ
        Grabber Lime
F9
Dark Highland Green
B5
        Dark Highland Green
B5
 
 
        Ford Performance Blue
FM



Interior

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Minor changes have been made to the interior such as the removal of the seatback map pockets to only being available on the Bullitt model. Also, the 6-way passenger seat has been replaced with a 4-way one. The Driver Assist Technology front has been changed by adding Ford Pass Connect on all series/models.


Ford Mustang Interior Color Options


2019 Interior Color Options           2020 Interior Color Options  
Ebony           Ebony  
Ceramic           Ebony w/Recaro  
Dark Ceramic           Dark Ceramic  
Show Stopper Red              
Midnight Blue              
Tan              



With all of these updates in the 2020 models of the Mustang, Ford really hit this out of the park! With all of the different updated package options to the new tech features, it just comes to show why the Ford Mustang remains the top-selling sports coupe in the world.