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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Ford Mustang
Bullitt RWD
MSRP
$46,595
Invoice
$44,265
Average Price Paid
$44,365
956 listings nationwide

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2003 Ford Escort
ZX2
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Bullitt RWD
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ZX2
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Ford Mustang
Bullitt RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$52,312
16 listings nationwide

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2003 Ford Escort
ZX2
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$13,750
9 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Ford Mustang
Bullitt RWD
Michael Perkins Test Drive Review:

Every once in a while, an automotive icon comes along that changes not just the car industry, but multiple industries. I’m talking about examples that go beyond car models. Not just th...

2003 Ford Escort
ZX2

The last of a classic breed, the 2003 Ford Escort was the final model in one of the automaker's top-selling economy lines. The popular subcompact was designed as a low-cost family car...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 9
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 9
  • Cost-Effectiveness 6
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Ford Mustang
Bullitt RWD
writes:
My teenage daughter fit in the car quite well, but it was much too small for me. The lack of power makes it ...
writes:
great exhaust sound, excellent handling, great tires, fair price, great color, little room in back seats, fit ...
Handling Ranked 2016 Honda Accord Coupe EX-L V6 worse.
"Mustang has better brakes, tires, balance than the Honda. Honda ride slightly better."
Would Buy Ranked 2016 Honda Accord Coupe EX-L V6 worse.
"I liked the more power and road feel of the Mustang over the Honda."
2003 Ford Escort
ZX2
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2003 Ford Escort ZX2Review:

:d — exterior is a newer style. interior is nice. not to bad on gas. easy to drive. lately have had probl...

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2003 Ford Escort ZX2Review:

Escort Zx2 (lead Footer) — This car handles nimbly, probably due to the light weight, but the stock tires don't have very much ...

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

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2003 Ford Escort ZX2Review:

Ford Escort — Si lo llevas al piso queda hermosooo. Bastante fragil pero se la banca. Tiene buena mecanica y si lo...

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

Specs

2019 Ford Mustang
Bullitt RWD
2003 Ford Escort
ZX2
Powertrain 6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
RWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
15 MPG
23 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
28 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal 12 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
480 hp @ 7,000 RPM
130 hp @ 5,300 RPM
130 hp @ 5,300 RPM
Torque
420 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
135 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
135 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
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Displacement
5,000 cc
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.63 in x 3.65 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 4 stars
Front Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Driver -- 1 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 4 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 4 stars
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard --
Cassette Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 45.1 in 42.5 in
Back Legroom 29 in 33.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.5 cu ft --
Exterior
Length 188.5 in 175.2 in
Width 81.9 in 67.4 in
Height 54.3 in 52.3 in
Wheelbase 107.1 in 98.4 in

Available Options

2019 Ford Mustang
Bullitt RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Dark Highland Green Metallic
  • Shadow Black

Option Packages

  • MagneRide Damping System
  • Bullitt Electronics Package
  • Ebony W/Green Stitch, RECARO Leather-Trimmed Sport Seats
2003 Ford Escort
ZX2

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