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2015 Dodge Challenger vs. 2015 Ford Mustang Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Dodge Challenger than the Ford Mustang. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Dodge Challenger and the Ford Mustang in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Dodge Challenger as you will with the Ford Mustang, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Dodge Challenger is somewhat more expensive than the Ford Mustang. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Dodge Challenger is much higher than that for the Ford Mustang.

Dimensions
The Dodge Challenger is about the same width as the Ford Mustang. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Dodge Challenger, which is slightly longer than the Ford Mustang.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Dodge Challenger transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Ford Mustang.

Handling
The Dodge Challenger has a larger turning radius than the Ford Mustang, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Dodge Challenger is somewhat more powerful than the Ford Mustang.

Utility
The Dodge Challenger offers greater seating capacity than the Ford Mustang, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around.

Warranty
The Dodge Challenger comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford Mustang.

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2015 Dodge
Challenger

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MSRP*: $26,995 - $58,295

2015 Ford
Mustang

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MSRP*: $23,600 - $46,170
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $1,000 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.84% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.22% --
City MPG: 13 - 19 15 - 22
Highway MPG: 21 - 30 25 - 31
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 Inline-4, V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $26,336 - $55,827 $22,243 - $42,592

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