Op, i drive in worse traffic than you do, and i roll an mt82. The v6 and 4cylinder engines both make over 300 hp while the v8 engine makes well over 400 hp. Currently most of the mustang models have the option of a standard 6speed manual transmission or a 6speed automatic transmission. Used 2015 ford mustang for sale with photos cargurus. Every used car for sale comes with a free carfax report. How to decide between an automatic mustang gt or a manual quora. Twinscroll turbocharger optimized for quick acceleration response 6speed manual or selectshift automatic1 transmission 32 hwy mpg4 310 3 hp and 320 lb. The 2015 mustang handles better, its easier to live with, and it acts like a more expensive car. If you really enjoy driving a sports coupe, forget an auto.
The information contained in this publication was correct at the time of going to print. A stock 20152017 gt with the mt82 manual transmission will run that same quarter mile in. Sep 17, 2014 the 2015 ford mustang ecoboost is the answer to a question that was asked during the last oil crisis. Oct 14, 2018 really it comes down to two factors driver involvement and convenience and to a lesser extent how driven by the performance numbers you are. Why the 2018 ford mustang gt automatic is so much quicker than.
Whats the difference between a camaro ss l99 automatic. Manual transmissions allow for gear changes to be made solely at the drivers discretion, for good or ill. Modern automatics have become so good at what they do from the standpoint of acceleration performance an. Ultimately, because buying a mustang is an emotional rather than a rational decision, whether or not this pony car offers value is up to you and your own values. And right now, in a ford mustang, the manual is better for a road course or track. Is the mt82 mustang transmission the same in the 2015 s550. Bill compares the 2018 mustang gt transmission options and goes over the pros and cons of each.
Theres nothing like the connection you feel to the car with a manual. All engines can be mated to either a 6speed automatic or a 6speed manual transmission. I like the way the manual felt, certainly seems like. Automatic vs manual transmission fox body mustangs which is. Layout the l99 and ls3 engines are both built on the. See, i just bought a 2014 mustang gt in march, on purpose. The difference in price doesnt matter to me as much as making sure whatever i get is going to be reliable and problemfree. I was a bit shocked to see that the 6 speed automatic mustang. By addressing the shifter, the clutch, and the movement or flex of the shifter linkage, you can refine the feel and the shift of the mt82 mustang transmission. Research, compare and save listings, or contact sellers directly from 150 2015 mustang models nationwide. These are mods that will make a difference no matter if you mustang is a daily driver or dedicated track car.
From detroit pony cars like the chevrolet camaro to muscle cars like dodge challenger to more. In the interest of continuous development, we reserve the right to change specifications, design or equipment at any time. Ive always preferred a manual transmission in a sports car, but for the first time im actually considering the automatic in the mustang ecoboost. The cars a little awkward in photos, especially from. Find the engine specs, mpg, transmission, wheels, weight, performance and more for the 2015 ford mustang coupe 2d gt premium v8. Auto 15 mustang gt vs manual 15 mustang gt youtube. Credit ford for fanning the flames with the awesome 5r55s 20052010 mustang gt and 6r80 2011 5.
Jul 10, 2017 i take a quick drive in an automatic 2016 mustang gt and compare it to my standardmanual transmission gt. I get a lot of questions on why i bought a manual and which option i recommend for the 2019 mustang gt so i finally decided to make a video. While i do like the ecoboost turbo four cylinder mustang, if i bought a 2015 mustang for myself, id choose. It comes down to personal preference and lifestyle. We assume you already know plenty about the 2015 ford mustang. Page 1 july 2014 first printing owners manual mustang litho in u. Really it comes down to two factors driver involvement and convenience and to a lesser extent how driven by the performance numbers you are. How can i tell the difference between a starter from a manual transmission and an automatic transmission. Can somebody, please, explain me why is that huge difference. Which, if you were born later than 1979, was blessedly over by the time you arrived. In other words, the mustang is fast in all of its forms. You cant call the 2015 mustang ugly and pass a polygraph. If you are not sure, you can find all the differences between automatic vs manual.
I was able to test drive both types of mustangs last week and still cant make up my mind. Aug 06, 2015 ive had the good fortune to spent time with the automatic and manual 2015 mustang gt. Hello all, im getting a 2015 mustang gt within the next few months. At the moment i drive an automatic ford taurus but i have done a few lessons driving manual with my uncle ive heard that automatic transmission gets better gas mileage but manual gives you more of a driving experience. Its never been installed on my car before so im not usre if it will work. The clutch is very light and easy to deal with, and the shifter is much better than what ive seen in any other factory mustang.
Search new and used cars, research vehicle models, and compare cars, all online at. The mustang was redone for 2015 to be more efficient, stronger and cooler than ever. Why the 2018 ford mustang gt automatic is so much quicker. A tenth or two difference between them is what we expect to see for a 060 mph time, and that usually carries through to the quartermile time as.
Ive had the good fortune to spent time with the automatic and manual 2015 mustang gt. Just today, i took a manual driving course with a professional instructor, and i got to drive a chevy cruze manual. A fast array of engines sits under the hood of the 2015 ford mustang. Automatic 2015 mustang gt vs manual 2015 mustang gt. I am pretty young, and although my family had a manual car when i was almost of driving age, my dad got a new car, so i never got to drive it.
Search over 35,200 listings to find the best local deals. A total of 1964 units of a version of the 2015 ford mustang gt coupe with the performance pack and either a manual or automatic transmission, were made to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the ford mustang vehicle lineup. The first 5 mustang parts you need to buy for your 20152017 ford mustang duration. But im looking at getting a 2018 mustang ecoboost as my daily driver so am looking for opinionsfeedback on whether its best to get the manual or the new 10 speed automatic. A manual transmission utilizes more of an engines power than an automatic transmission as less power is lost throughout the drivetrain, resulting in slightly more power at the wheels.
The auto is definitely the future but we are talking now. Mustang automatic vs manual transmissions cj pony parts. The 2015 mustang s clutch has much lower pedal effort, and it shifts nicer than the 20112014 cars. The main difference between the two is the ls3 produces 422hp and the l99 produces 400hp.
But this car came with a sixspeed manual, and unlike the meaty clunkbox in the gt, the action on. I drove a buddys 2015 auto, and i didnt feel anywhere near as good as i did when driving a 2015 with the performance pack. Whether its a weekend cruiser and easy daily driving that youre after, or an allaround drivers car that is a blast to drive on the twisties, there really isnt a right answer when it comes to choosing the right transmission for your mustang. I take a quick drive in an automatic 2016 mustang gt and compare it to my standardmanual transmission gt. May 04, 2014 when it hits showrooms later this year, the redesigned 2015 ford mustang will have plenty of rivals. If you notice, they dont sell the performance package in auto. We have 1,656 2015 ford mustang vehicles for sale that are reported accident free, 731 1owner cars, and 1,807 personal use cars. In my opinion, its the best bang for your enthusiast buck in the 3040k range, or at least. How to decide between an automatic mustang gt or a manual. The 20102015 camaro ss comes factory equipped with either a ls3 manual or an l99 automatic both are similar designs, but they have some differences. I have all decisions made except for the transmission. Impassively assessed, the 2015 ford mustang represents an unbeatable deal in some respects, but is a waste of money in others. In order to get a better idea of what each model year vehicle contains, its best to look at a comparison between the 2015 ford mustang vs 2016 ford mustang.1207 930 1454 713 215 180 301 342 1239 464 894 1549 630 269 895 1198 350 1061 761 233 683 546 1499 1143 392 1529 574 2 1207 757 1297 211 39