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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Ford Mustang
Bullitt RWD
MSRP
$46,595
Invoice
$44,265
Average Price Paid
$44,153
1,518 listings nationwide

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2018 Ford Focus
S
MSRP
$17,950
Invoice
$17,323
Average Price Paid
$16,477
85 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2019 Ford Mustang
Bullitt RWD
Fair Price
$45,279
Good Price
$43,187
Great Price
$41,991
2018 Ford Focus
S
Fair Price
$16,978
Good Price
$15,572
Great Price
$14,769

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Ford Mustang
Bullitt RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$51,813
34 listings nationwide

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2018 Ford Focus
S
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$14,553
133 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...

2018 Ford Focus
S
Megan Hennessey Preview:

Currently available in two body styles and a variety of trim levels, with a choice of engines and transmissions, the highly versatile and configurable Ford Focus compact car coasts int...

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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."
2018 Ford Focus
S
5
writes:
Ok not too many accessories
45
writes:
The Focus St is a great, fun, reliable, daily driver. Its the best of both worlds. With the powerful 2.0L ecob...
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T SE 4-Door FWD worse.
"More Agressive"
Value Ranked 2018 Volkswagen GTI 2.0T SE 4-Door FWD worse.
"More fun to drive"
20
writes:
Comfortable car for driver with stylish exterior. Good Cargo capacity. Back seats are problematic for tall pas...
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Chevrolet Cruze LT Diesel Hatchback FWD better.
"The diesel option provides great gas mileage"

Specs

2019 Ford Mustang
Bullitt RWD
2018 Ford Focus
S
Powertrain 6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
RWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
15 MPG
--
25 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
--
34 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal 12.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
480 hp @ 7,000 RPM
160 hp @ 650 RPM
160 hp @ 650 RPM
Torque
420 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
146 lb-ft @ 4,450 RPM
146 lb-ft @ 4,450 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
12:1
12:1
Displacement
5,000 cc
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.63 in x 3.65 in
3.44 in x 3.27 in
3.44 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45.1 in 43.1 in
Back Legroom 29 in 33.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.5 cu ft 13.2 cu ft
Exterior
Length 188.5 in 178.7 in
Width 81.9 in 80.5 in
Height 54.3 in 57.8 in
Wheelbase 107.1 in 104.3 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
2018 Ford Focus
S

Exterior Colors

  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Shadow Black

Option Packages

  • Transmission: 6-Speed Powershift Automatic

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