VW Golf R vs Ford Mustang GT

Picture of Ford Mustang GT (Mk VI)
Picture of VW Golf R (Mk VII)
Category Ford Mustang GTVW Golf R (Mk VII)
Max power (ps / bhp) 426 / 420300 / 296
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 529 / 390380 / 280
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1650 / 36381435 / 3164
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 258 / 255209 / 206
Average price €45,000€44,000

Acceleration (mph)

Speed & distance Ford Mustang GTVW Golf R (Mk VII)
0 - 40 mph 2.4 s2.3 s
0 - 60 mph 4.6 s4.5 s
0 - 80 mph 7.1 s7.5 s
0 - 100 mph 10.6 s11.2 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.2 s @ 93.2 mph9.5 s @ 90.7 mph
1/4 mile 12.9 s @ 110.0 mph12.9 s

Acceleration (kph)

Speed & distance Ford Mustang GTVW Golf R (Mk VII)
0 - 40 kph 1.4 s1.6 s
0 - 80 kph 3.8 s3.3 s
0 - 100 kph 4.8 s4.6 s
0 - 160 kph 10.5 s10.9 s
0 - 180 kph 10.9 s14.1 s
0 - 200 kph 16.2 s18.0 s

Rolling acceleration

Speed Ford Mustang GTVW Golf R (Mk VII)
80 - 120 kph (4) 5.7 s4.3 s
80 - 120 kph (5) 8.1 s5.4 s
80 - 120 kph (6) 12.0 s6.8 s
80 - 160 kph (4) 11.1 s9.2 s
80 - 160 kph (5) 16.6 s12.3 s
80 - 160 kph (6) 25.4 s15.8 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 11.9 s14.1 s

General performance

Category Ford Mustang GTVW Golf R (Mk VII)
Top speed 250 kph (155 mph)250 kph (155 mph)
Est. 0 - 100 mph - 0 17.7 s @ 1486 ft19.3 s @ 1663 ft
Est. max acceleration 0.61 g (6 m/s²)0.65 g (6 m/s²)
18m slalom 66.9 kph (41.6 mph)69.2 kph (43.0 mph)
Fuel economy 13.3 l/100 km (18 mpg US / 21 UK)9.4 l/100 km (25 mpg US / 30 UK)
100 kph - 0 34 m (111 ft)32 m (105 ft)
200 kph - 0 141 m (463 ft)126 m (414 ft)
60 mph - 0 33 m (109 ft)32 m (105 ft)

Summary

Category Ford Mustang GTVW Golf R (Mk VII)
Track Performance 298291
Straight line speed 21952555
Total 24922846

Verdict

Golf R is the fastest by a small margin.

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Ryan  3w ago

12.9 1/4 mile time in a mustang gt? Were they looking at a 2008 model?


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semble  6y ago

Best car for 40 grand on Europe ?

 

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Dr.Venom  3m ago

GOLF R