2018 Ford Mustang Review

When you're on the lookout for a stylish performance vehicle, you've probably come across the 2018 Ford Mustang. The iconic Mustang has been a performance vehicle staple since 1962, but saw a boost in popularity in 1968 due to the iconic chase scene in Bullitt with Steve McQueen. Today's Mustang has gone through a bit of a makeover, but still carries the sporty performance and impeccable style of its predecessors.

To help you along the way, our team at Richmond Ford Lincoln is going to review the Ford Mustang for Richmond, Mechanicsville, and Ashland residents. We'll be taking a look at the impressive power and performance options, the entertainment and technology, and the Mustang style and designs. By reading our 2018 Ford Mustang review, you'll be able to determine if it's the right performance vehicle for you.

Ford Mustang Specs

The 2018 Mustang owes its impressive performance to the new 2.3L EcoBoost® 4-cylinder engine. This engine lets the Ford Mustang hit 310 horsepower 350 lb-ft of torque. Drivers can enjoy the feel of the road through 6-speed manual transmission. The Mustang also offers a few engine options to customize the performance.

  • The 5.0L V8 engine delivers 460 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque.
  • The 5.2L Flat Plane Crank V8 can produce 526 horsepower and 429 lb-ft of torque.
  • A 10-speed automatic transmission comes standard with the 5.0L V8.

2018 Ford Mustang Entertainment & Technology Features

The Ford Mustang delivers more than just a smooth and sporty performance. It features an impressive display of technology and entertainment features that drivers will certainly enjoy while out on the road. It all starts with the SYNC® system, the vehicle's infotainment system and display screen, which utilizes touch and voice recognition to allow the driver to access their features.

  • The 2018 Ford Mustang is outfitted with a 6-speaker sound system and features Active Noise Cancellation to prevent a disruption of your audio entertainment.
  • The Mustang comes with an AM/FM radio and a CD player with MP3 playback capabilities. A 6-month trial subscription of SiriusXM® Satellite Radio is optional.
  • The two Smart Charging USB ports will adjust their voltage to provide enough power to the connected devices.

Ford Mustang Style & Design

Even though the Ford Mustang has seen many different variations, the 2018 Mustang stays true to its routes while encompassing a more modern appearance. The body style is smooth and sporty, with sleek indented side panels and a cascading cabin. The front fascia delivers an aggressive and commanding aesthetic with a mesh grille, performance vents, and LED Headlamps with LED signature lighting, all of which encircle the prolific Mustang silhouette emblem.


Review the 2018 Ford Mustang in Person

In our 2018 Ford Mustang review, you got a great look at what this stylish performance vehicle can do on the road. You also got a great sense of what it comes with in terms of amenities. However, you may find yourself in need of more details in order to make your decision. Why not check it out up close at Richmond Ford Lincoln and get behind the wheel?

Our friends in the Richmond, Mechanicsville, and Ashland areas are always welcome to drop by Richmond Ford Lincoln to take a test drive in their favorite model. Contact our team to schedule your test drive today!

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