2017 Ford Mustang vs 2017 Chevrolet Camaro

2017 Ford Mustang White

Ford Mustang

2017 Chevy Camaro Blue

Chevy Camaro

The 2017 Ford Mustang and the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro are the latest in these model lines, and they represent the most advanced versions of these long running sports cars. Either one will provide thrilling acceleration and precise handling, but which one will be the better car for your money? Find out how they match up here.

Performance and Powertrain

Both the Mustang and the Camaro are offered with a V6 engine, a turbocharged four-cylinder engine, or a V8 engine. Both come with rear-wheel drive. Take a look at how they match up below:

  • Mustang: The Mustang starts with a standard 3.7L V6 that makes 300 hp and 280 lb-ft of torque, and earns up to 19 mpg city/28 mpg highway. A 2.3L turbocharged four is offered with 310 hp and 320 lb-ft of torque, while a 5.0L V8 is offered with 435 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque. The fastest version will sprint from 0 to 60 mph in 4.7 seconds.
  • Camaro: The Camaro gets a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine standard with 275 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque, and up to 22 mg city/31 mpg highway. A 3.6L V6 is offered with 335 hp and 284 lb-ft of torque, while the available 6.2L V8 makes 455 hp and 455 lb-ft of torque. The Camaro SS with 6.2L V8 will sprint from 0 to 60 mph in only 4.2 seconds.

You can see that the Camaro is the clear winner whether you want speed or efficiency.

Features and Design

The Camaro offers more upscale equipment than the Mustang. Some examples include Navigation, Satellite Radio, and power adjustable seats. The Camaro also provides the OnStar telematics system with in-car WiFi hotspot and 4G LTE connectivity. None of that is standard in the Mustang. Plus, the Camaro offers more front head room than the Ford Mustang.

Come Visit Chevrolet of Homewood Today

Drive the latest Chevy Camaro now here at Chevrolet of Homewood, the leading Calumet City area Chevy dealership. We’re located at 18033 S. Halsted St. in Homewood, IL, just a few minutes from anywhere in the Calumet City and Chicagoland area, so stop by soon.