2017 Ford Mustang vs 2017 Dodge Challenger
The 2017 Ford Mustang and the 2017 Dodge Challenger square off in a matchup of the two most celebrated muscle cars on the market. These models regularly share the same air, providing drivers with a thrilling driving experience. So, what’s the difference between the 2017 Mustang and the 2017 Challenger? Let’s find out why the Mustang is still one of the most popular vehicles in the Ford lineup.
As we can see from the chart below, the 2017 Mustang is able to provide a different experience than the 2017 Challenger. More affordable and more fuel efficient, the 2017 Mustang can squeak out more horsepower with its EcoBoost engine! The Mustang model we have featured comes standard with a manual transmission, more popular with drivers of performance vehicles.
|2017 Ford Mustang (EcoBoost)||vs||2017 Dodge Challenger (SXT)|
|310 @ 5,500 RPM||Horsepower||305 @ 6,3500 RPM|
|2.3-litre four-cylinder EcoBoost||Engine||3.6-litre V6|
|6-speed manual with overdrive||Transmission||8-speed with overdrive|
|5.3 seconds||Acceleration (0-60)||6.5 seconds|
The iconic 2017 Mustang at Sherwood Ford
Recently redesigned, the 2017 Mustang boasts a ton of technology inside the cabin to compliment what’s under the hood. Some of that new technology includes Ford SYNC 3, enabling access to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, giving drivers access to music, maps, messaging and more. The new Mustang also features tech that boosts performance and driving capability with things like launch control, electronic line-lock, selectable driving modes, performance packages, and new EcoBoost engine options.
While detailed specs and images are a great way to get started, there’s only one way to truly experience the 2017 Mustang. Schedule a test drive at Sherwood Ford to experience the raw power of the Mustang in person!