2017 Ford Mustang vs 2017 Dodge Challenger

There are many reasons why the Ford Mustang has become the best-selling sports car on the planet. And the 2017 Ford Mustang is the perfect example of all of those reasons with its powerful and efficient engine choices, responsive and fun-to-drive handling, easy maneuverability and extensive list of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. And we’ve got it all right here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL.

But above everything else, the new Ford Mustang is simply more fun to drive than any of its competition. To prove our point, we decided to take a look at how the 2017 Mustang compares to a popular member of that competition with this 2017 Ford Mustang versus 2017 Dodge Challenger head-to-head model comparison.

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2017 Ford Mustang VS 2017 Dodge Challenger
$26,085 Starting Price $28,090
300 HP Horsepower 305 HP
280 lb-ft. Torque 268 lb-ft.
18/27 MPG City/Highway Gas Mileage 19/30 MPG

Listing the Advantages of the 2017 Ford Mustang

Affordability may not be on everyone’s mind when they think about the Ford Mustang, but it should. That’s because the 2017 Ford Mustang has a starting price over $2,000 less than the starting price for the 2017 Dodge Challenger.

What is on everyone’s mind when thinking about the Ford Mustang is horsepower and torque. In this case, the two models are pretty evenly matched, although the 2017 Mustang does hold an advantage. While the new Dodge Challenger offers five more horsepower, the new Ford Mustang holds a much larger torque advantage that more than makes up for that mere five horsepower difference.

Another feature the two are evenly matched in is gas mileage. The 2017 Mustang provides 18 miles per gallon in the city and 27 miles per gallon on the highway, whereas the 2017 Challenger provides 19 miles per gallon in the city and 30 miles per gallon on the highway.

If you’d like to know more about the 2017 Ford Mustang and everything it has to offer, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our friendly and knowledgeable Brandon Ford staff in Tampa, FL.

2017 Ford Mustang front interior driver dash and display audio
2017 Ford Mustang side exterior
2017 Ford Mustang front exterior grille and logo
2017 Ford Mustang rear side exterior

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