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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
31 listings nationwide

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2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
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EcoBoost Convertible RWD
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2021 Ford Mustang
EcoBoost Convertible RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$39,834
3 listings nationwide

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

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Ford Mustang
EcoBoost Convertible RWD
No Expert Reviews
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.

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 "
2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
Joseph writes:
Great car, can take a beating so I wouldnt be afraid of high mileage. Ive owned mine for many years and the se...
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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

2021 Ford Mustang
EcoBoost Convertible RWD
2002 Pontiac Firebird
Base
Powertrain
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
20 MPG
19 MPG
20 MPG
17 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
28 MPG
26 MPG
27 MPG
28 MPG
29 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15.5 gal 16 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
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
200 hp @ 5,200 RPM
200 hp @ 5,200 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
225 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
225 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.5:1
9.5:1
9.5:1
9.5:1
9.4:1
9.4:1
Displacement
2,300 cc
2,300 cc
2,300 cc
2,300 cc
3,800 cc
3,800 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
3.8 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 --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 4 stars
Front Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Driver -- 3 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 4 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 -- Optional
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 45.1 in 42.9 in
Back Legroom 29.2 in 28.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 11.4 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 54.9 in 52 in
Wheelbase 107.1 in 101.1 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
2002 Pontiac Firebird
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