See how a 2016 Ford Mustang sizes up to its competition in Brakes And Stopping Near Verde Valley, AZ.


 
  • Jones Ford Verde Valley Journal
  • Oct 29th 2017 - 22 days ago
  • Verde Valley, AZ
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Compared To Fiat 500 Cabrio 2016



For better stopping power the Mustang’s brake rotors are larger than those on the 500 Cabrio:

Mustang

Mustang GT

500 Cabrio

500c Abarth

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

15 inches

10.1 inches

11.1 inches

Rear Rotors

12.6 inches

13 inches

9.4 inches

9.4 inches

The Mustang’s optional front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the 500 Cabrio are solid, not vented.

The Mustang stops much shorter than the 500 Cabrio:

Mustang

500 Cabrio

60 to 0 MPH

106 feet

124 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To MINI Cooper Roadster 2015



For better stopping power the Mustang’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Cooper Roadster:

Mustang

Mustang GT

Cooper Roadster

Cooper Roadster JCW

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

15 inches

11 inches

12.4 inches

Rear Rotors

12.6 inches

13 inches

10.2 inches

11 inches

The Mustang’s optional front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Cooper Roadster are solid, not vented.




Compared To Volkswagen GTI 2016



For better stopping power the Mustang’s brake rotors are larger than those on the GTI:

Mustang

Mustang GT

GTI

GTI Performance Package

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

15 inches

12.3 inches

13.4 inches

Rear Rotors

12.6 inches

13 inches

10.7 inches

12.2 inches

The Mustang stops much shorter than the GTI:

Mustang

GTI

80 to 0 MPH

201 feet

211 feet

Road & Track

70 to 0 MPH

149 feet

163 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

112 feet

116 feet

Road & Track




Compared To Lexus RC 2016



For better stopping power the Mustang GT’s brake rotors are larger than those on the RC:

Mustang GT

RC

RC F Sport

Front Rotors

15 inches

13.2 inches

14.1 inches

Rear Rotors

13 inches

12.2 inches

12.2 inches

The Mustang stops much shorter than the RC:

Mustang

RC

70 to 0 MPH

149 feet

178 feet

Car and Driver




Compared To Infiniti Q60 Coupe 2015



For better stopping power the Mustang GT’s front brake rotors are larger than those on the Q60 Coupe:

Mustang GT

Q60 Coupe

Q60S

Front Rotors

15 inches

13 inches

14 inches

The Mustang stops much shorter than the Q60 Coupe:

Mustang

Q60 Coupe

80 to 0 MPH

201 feet

218 feet

Road & Track

70 to 0 MPH

149 feet

164 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

112 feet

121 feet

Road & Track




Compared To Volkswagen Beetle 2015



For better stopping power the Mustang’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Beetle:

Mustang

Mustang GT

Beetle 1.8T/TDI

Beetle R-Line

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

15 inches

11.3 inches

12.3 inches

Rear Rotors

12.6 inches

13 inches

10.7 inches

10.7 inches

The Mustang’s optional front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Beetle are solid, not vented.

The Mustang stops much shorter than the Beetle:

Mustang

Beetle

80 to 0 MPH

218 feet

242 feet

Road & Track

70 to 0 MPH

149 feet

179 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

106 feet

125 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Fiat 500 2015



For better stopping power the Mustang’s brake rotors are larger than those on the 500:

Mustang

Mustang GT

500

500 Abarth/Turbo

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

15 inches

10.1 inches

11.1 inches

Rear Rotors

12.6 inches

13 inches

9.4 inches

9.4 inches

The Mustang’s optional front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the 500 are solid, not vented.

The Mustang stops much shorter than the 500:

Mustang

500

80 to 0 MPH

218 feet

237 feet

Road & Track

70 to 0 MPH

149 feet

195 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

106 feet

131 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Scion tC 2016



For better stopping power the Mustang’s brake rotors are larger than those on the tC:

Mustang

Mustang GT

tC

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

15 inches

11.7 inches

Rear Rotors

12.6 inches

13 inches

11 inches

The Mustang’s optional front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the tC are solid, not vented.