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2023 Ford Mustang Changes, Updates, New Features

The 2023 Ford Mustang receives minor updates and changes over its previous model year, with the changes being headlined by the discontinuation of the Mustang Shelby GT500 model and its corresponding mechanicals.

Model Line


  • Deletion of 5.2L V8 Predator engine used in Mustang Shelby GT500
  • Deletion of seven-speed dual clutch transmission used in Mustang Shelby GT500


  • Deletion of two exterior colors
    • Cyber Orange Metallic Tri-Coat
    • Brittany Blue Metallic


  • No changes.

Safety & Security

  • No changes.

Driver Assist Technology

  • No changes.


  • No changes.


  • Addition of the Nite Pony Package (60G):
    • Package content:
      • 19 by 8.5-inch Ebony Black-painted aluminum wheels
      • Black Blade decklid spoiler
      • Black front and rear Pony Badges
      • Black grille
      • Black mirror caps
      • Painted Black roof
    • Availability: available as a standalone option for EcoBoost, EcoBoost Premium, GT, GT Premium and Mach 1 trims

The updates and changes described here are specific to the U.S. market and may be different for other markets.

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