Do you know that you want to upgrade to the incredible power and performance of an American muscle car, but haven't narrowed your options yet? Sleek, fast, and outrageously fun to drive, the 2017 Ford Mustang and the 2017 Chevy Camaro are two classic muscle cars that are poised to deliver racetrack performance every time you get behind the wheel. While there are similarities between the two, there are also a myriad of differences that our experts want to highlight to our customers who've not yet decided which model is for them.
2017 Ford Mustang vs. 2017 Chevy Camaro: Engine & Performance
When it comes to performance, the 2017 Ford Mustang and the 2017 Chevy Camaro both provide immense power for you to take advantage of. While the 2.0L I4 engine that comes with the Camaro is indeed designed for power, our experts prefer the 5.0L V8 engine that comes with the Mustang for its additional horsepower and torque. Take a look at the table below to see exactly what makes the Mustang's V8 engine outperform the Camaro despite its slightly higher starting MSRP.
435 HP @ 6,500 RPM
275 HP @ 5,600 PRM
400 lb.-ft. @ 4,250 RPM
295 lb.-ft. @ 3,000 RPM
2017 Ford Mustang vs. 2017 Chevy Camaro: Safety
With all of that power under your feet, it's important that you also feel confident while cruising the streets. That's why the 2017 Ford Mustang and the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro are both made with safety systems designed to enhance your situational awareness. While the safety features available with the Camaro are admirably equipped to keep you protected, the Mustang is the truly superior vehicle in terms of safety.
Ford Mustang safety features include:
- MagneRide™ dampening system
- BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System)
- Cross-traffic Alert
- Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
- Rain sensing windshield wipers
Test-Drive the 2017 Ford Mustang in Chino, CA Today!
If you would like more information on what puts the 2017 Ford Mustang on top of the 2017 Chevy Camaro or how you can schedule a test drive at our Ford dealership in Chino, CA, please don't hesitate to contact Chino Hills Ford through our website or by calling our team of product specialists at (866) 261-0153.