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1983 Mustang Specifications
1983 GT 2 3 1983 LX Convertible 2 1983 LX
The Mustang’s nose is revised to be elongated and smoother. Other alterations include improved taillights, a reverse hood scoop, and the addition of a convertible after it is introduced at the 1982 Chicago Auto Show. 

The GT’s changes include a wide black hood stripe and deeper fog lights in the new, less angular spoiler. The GT also receives the addition of a 600-cfm four-barrel Holley carburetor. The 5.0L attains 175 horsepower and can reach sixty m.p.h. in less than 7 seconds. The 3.8-liter V6 replaces the inline six engine, as well.

Production Numbers:
66B 2dr Sedan: 33,201
61B 3dr Hatchback: 64,234
66B 2dr Convertible: 23,438
Total:
120,873

Available Engines:
2.3L 2V 4cyl 88hp
2.3L EFI 4cyl 145hp (Turbo GT)
3.8L 2V V-6 112hp
5.0L 4V V-8 175hp

Available Exterior Colors

Color

Code

Black

1C

Polar White

9D

Silver Metallic

1G

Medium Charcoal Metallic

1B

Red

24

Bright Red

27

Dark Academy Blue Metallic

3D

Dark Walnut Metallic

5U

Light Desert Tan

8Q

Medium Yellow

61

Midnight Blue Metallic

3L

Light Academy Blue Glow

38

Desert Tan Glow

9N

Bright Bittersweet 2G

Retail Prices:
Coupe: $6,727.00
Convertible $12,467.00
Hatchback: $7,439.00    








Interior TrimCode
BlackA
Cadet BlueB
RedD
WalnutE
Opal/RedN
Opal/BlueQ
Opal/BlackW
Opal/WalnutZ













Vehicle Identification Numbers

Engine Codes
2.3L 2V 4cyl 88hpA
2.3L EFI 4cyl 145hp (Turbo GT) T
3.8L 2V V-6 112hp 3
5.0L 4V V-8 175hp M
1FA - Ford Motor Co.
B - Restraint system (B-active belts)
P - Passenger car
26 - Body code (26 - 2dr sedan, 27 - 2dr convertible, 28 - 3dr hatchback)
A - Engine code
6 - Check digit (varies)
D - Year (D - 1983)
F - Plant (F-Dearborn)
000001 - Consecutive unit number
Example:
1FABP26A6DF000001

Location: Stamped on the plate which is riveted to the driver's side of the dash, visible through windshield; the certification label is attached to the rear face of the driver's door.