2017 Chevrolet Camaro vs 2017 Ford Mustang
Here at Jack Burford Chevy near Lexington, Kentucky, we’re proud to offer America’s most iconic muscle car – the Chevrolet Camaro. Being known as the greatest muscle car ever built means you have a lot to live up to. Thankfully, the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro more than lives up to those expectations. In fact, it completely blows them away thanks to a powerful and efficient powertrain, smooth and precise handling and a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features.
But that doesn’t mean the 2017 Chevy Camaro doesn’t have various other models coming for its muscle car crown. In fact, there are quite a few jockeying for position, including the 2017 Ford Mustang. Both are American-made, so they have that going for them, but does the new Mustang have what it takes to overthrow the King of the Muscle Cars? Well, let’s find out by putting the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro up against the 2017 Ford Mustang in a head-to-head competition.
|2017 Chevrolet Camaro||VS||2017 Ford Mustang|
|275 HP||Horsepower||300 HP|
|295 lb-ft.||Torque||280 lb-ft.|
|22 MPG||City Gas Mileage||18 MPG|
|31 MPG||Highway Gas Mileage||27 MPG|
Advantages of the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro
What’s the first thing you look at when researching a new muscle car? The engine, of course. You want to make sure you’re in for the ride of your life. And that’s exactly what you’ll get with the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro. Yes, it’s true the 2017 Ford Mustang offers slightly more horsepower, providing 300 horsepower to the 2017 Chevy Camaro’s 275 horsepower. But the new Chevy Camaro blows the new Mustang away in terms of torque, providing 295 pound-feet of torque compared to only 280 pound-feet from the Mustang.
You’re also getting better gas mileage when you choose the 2017 Camaro. We know muscle cars aren’t usually known for their fuel efficiency, but why not save money at the pump when you can? The 2017 Chevy Camaro gets 22 miles per gallon in the city and 31 miles per gallon on the highway, compared to only 18 miles per gallon in the city and 27 miles per gallon on the highway from the Mustang.
If you’d like to know more about everything the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro brings to the table, please feel free to get in touch with our friendly Jack Burford Chevy staff near Lexington, KY.