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2004 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning
2 Dr Supercharged Standard Cab Stepside SB
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$27,855
7 listings nationwide

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2004 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra
Supercharged Convertible
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$37,939
9 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2004 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning
2 Dr Supercharged Standard Cab Stepside SB

Lovers of this sporty performance truck shed a tear as Ford announced in 2004 that it was returning the SVT Lightning back to the drawing board after one last model year. The 2004 For...

2004 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra
Supercharged Convertible
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2004 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning
2 Dr Supercharged Standard Cab Stepside SB
apc37mpg writes:
Best single cab ever..
235
Sonic_Blue 2004 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning 2 Dr Supercharged Standard Cab Stepside SBReview:

I Love This Truck. — It's just a fun truck to drive. People often stop and ask me about it. They either want to know more...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Sonic_Blue 2004 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning 2 Dr Supercharged Standard Cab Stepside SBReview:

Shinny Fast Good Lookin' Truck; 'nuff Said. — This is certainly not your daddy's truck. The Lightning isn't really intended to be used for much ut...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

2004 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra
Supercharged Convertible
5
Brentos writes:
We wanted lots of power, numbered car that had a special place in history and you could go topless.
20
GuruKWMN9 writes:
Love this car also.
Handling Ranked 2004 Mercury Marauder 4 Dr STD Sedan better.
"This car oversteers which is better than the alternative but not as bad as the mustang. Metco four linked suspension watts link air bags stabilizer bar and a good set of shocks what more can you ask for. Coil over front shocks sway bar "
Value Ranked 2004 Mercury Marauder 4 Dr STD Sedan better.
"I think that are both a great value."
20
Bill writes:
all out Gt racer
Power Ranked 2004 Ford F-150 Harley-Davidson SuperCab worse.
"4 overhead cams , 4 valves per cylinder, supercharged "
Handling Ranked 2004 Ford F-150 Harley-Davidson SuperCab worse.
"lighter , all independent suspension "

Specs

2004 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning
2 Dr Supercharged Standard Cab Stepside SB
2004 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra
Supercharged Convertible
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
11 MPG
15 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
15 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 25 gal 15 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
380 hp @ 4,750 RPM
390 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
450 lb-ft @ 3,250 RPM
390 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Displacement
5,400 cc
4,600 cc
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars --
Front Passenger 5 stars --
Side Driver -- 2 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 3 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 3 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40.9 in 41.8 in
Back Legroom -- 29.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload 1,400 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 208 in 183.5 in
Width 79.1 in 73.1 in
Height 70.9 in 52.9 in
Wheelbase 119.8 in 101.3 in
Bed Length 78.8 in --

Available Options

2004 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning
2 Dr Supercharged Standard Cab Stepside SB
2004 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra
Supercharged Convertible

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