Ford Mustang vs Honda Civic Type R Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Ford Mustang
EcoBoost Convertible RWD
MSRP
$32,705
Invoice
$31,397
Average Price Paid
$32,705
78 listings nationwide

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2021 Honda Civic Type R
FWD
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EcoBoost Convertible RWD
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FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Ford Mustang
EcoBoost Convertible RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$39,787
2 listings nationwide

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2021 Honda Civic Type R
FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$49,710
99 listings nationwide
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Ford Mustang
EcoBoost Convertible RWD
No Expert Reviews
2021 Honda Civic Type R
FWD
Kyree Rollerson Preview:

In the world of Honda enthusiasts, few words generate more buzz and passion than “Civic Type R.” And while the performance car was hot enough as it was, for 2021, Honda takes things a ...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Ford Mustang
EcoBoost Convertible RWD
SG writes:
Handling Ranked 2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI worse.
"Great car handling is great and reliable. Very comfortable driving car in any situation "
2021 Honda Civic Type R
FWD
Neil writes:
Fantastic car glue to the road with instant acceleration
Value Ranked 2020 Nissan 370Z NISMO RWD worse.
"Price"
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Nissan 370Z NISMO RWD worse.
"Better value and better handling plus four door convenience "
Percy writes:
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2021 Toyota Supra worse.
"Honda civic type R 2021 "
Value Ranked 2021 Toyota Supra worse.
"Honda type R honda 2021 "

Specs

2021 Ford Mustang
EcoBoost Convertible RWD
2021 Honda Civic Type R
FWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
RWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
20 MPG
19 MPG
20 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
28 MPG
26 MPG
27 MPG
28 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.5 gal 12.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
330 hp @ 6,000 RPM
310 hp @ 5,500 RPM
330 hp @ 6,000 RPM
310 hp @ 5,500 RPM
306 hp @ 6,500 RPM
Torque
350 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
350 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
350 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
350 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
295 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.5:1
9.5:1
9.5:1
9.5:1
9.8:1
Displacement
2,300 cc
2,300 cc
2,300 cc
2,300 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.45 in x 3.7 in
3.45 in x 3.7 in
3.45 in x 3.7 in
3.45 in x 3.7 in
3.39 in x 3.38 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags Standard Optional
Curtain Airbags -- Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 45.1 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 29.2 in 35.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 11.4 cu ft 25.7 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 763 lbs
Exterior
Length 188.5 in 179.4 in
Width 81.9 in 73.9 in
Height 54.9 in 56.5 in
Wheelbase 107.1 in 106.3 in

Available Options

2021 Ford Mustang
EcoBoost Convertible RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Antimatter Blue Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Grabber Yellow
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Race Red
  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Shadow Black
  • Twister Orange Tri-Coat
  • Velocity Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • 2.3L High Performance Package
  • Active Valve Performance Exhaust
  • Black Accent Package
  • Ford Safe & Smart Package
  • Wheel & Stripe Package
  • Equipment Group 101A
  • Transmission: 10-Speed Selectshift Automatic
  • Wheels: 19" X 8.5" Polished Aluminum
  • Wheels: 19" X 9" Luster Nickel-Painted Forged Alum
2021 Honda Civic Type R
FWD

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