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

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
MSRP
$46,705
Invoice
$44,370
Average Price Paid
$44,054
53 listings nationwide

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2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
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2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
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2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$51,772
3 listings nationwide

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2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$20,650
3 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

For 2020, Ford introduces a new performance package along with several other updates. Four new colors—Grabber Lime, Iconic Silver, Red Hot Metallic Tinted Clearcoat, and Twisted Orange...

2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base

Talk about your anticlimaxes. The Pontiac Firebird unceremoniously disappeared after 2002, representing the death of one of only two continuously produced models from the muscle car e...

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

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
10
GuruRR27T writes:
Great looking, powerful and agile. Good smooth manual transmission. Great exhaust sounds to bother bad neighbo...
Handling Ranked 2020 Porsche 911 worse.
"not better on a short drive...just as well."
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Porsche 911 worse.
"See it- Drive it - Shelter money !"
GuruM65N8 writes:
great
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Dodge Challenger worse.
"yes"
Cori writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4WD better.
"Brand loyalty "
Value Ranked 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4WD better.
"Northeast resident "
2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
Wingbreaker writes:
Great car, can take a beating so I wouldnt be afraid of high mileage. Ive owned mine for many years and the se...
20
Joebizzer writes:
Excellent car loved it when I owned it driving 1 was fun everyday
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C worse.
"It has a back seat while the 4c does not"
Would Buy Ranked 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C better.
"I have already owned a firebird now I want a 4c spider"
125
dled1286 2002 Pontiac Firebird BaseReview:

Great To Look At And Fun To Drive — I love the look of the car. Its a very classy look and makes a really good noise even for a V6. Al...

Specs

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe RWD
2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
Powertrain 6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
14 MPG
17 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
28 MPG
29 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal 16 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
480 hp @ 7,000 RPM
200 hp @ 5,200 RPM
200 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
420 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
225 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
225 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
9.4:1
9.4:1
Displacement
5,000 cc
3,800 cc
3,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.63 in x 3.65 in
3.8 in x 3.4 in
3.8 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
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 -- 5 stars
Side Driver -- 3 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 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
Leather Seats -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 45.1 in 42.9 in
Back Legroom 29 in 28.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.5 cu ft 12.9 cu ft
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 188.5 in 193.4 in
Width 81.9 in 74.5 in
Height 54.3 in 52 in
Wheelbase 107.1 in 101.1 in

Available Options

2020 Ford Mustang
Bullitt Coupe 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
2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base

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