2018 Ford Mustang vs 2018 Dodge Charger

2018 Ford Mustang vs 2018 Dodge Charger

If you need proof that the new Ford Mustang outclasses, outperforms and outmatches the competition in every single possible way, all you need to do is look at the recent announcement that the Mustang has become the best-selling sports coupe in the entire world.

If you need even more proof, just check out this 2018 Ford Mustang versus 2018 Dodge Charger head-to-head model comparison. In it, we’ll outline all the ways the new Ford Mustang is superior to the new Dodge Charger, including the 2018 Mustang’s advantages in terms of horsepower, torque and gas mileage. For the purposes of this comparison, we’ll be looking at the base models of the 2018 Ford Mustang lineup and the 2018 Dodge Charger lineup. When it’s all said and done, you’ll feel an intense desire to immediately head on out to get a new Ford Mustang for yourself. But don’t worry, as we have you covered here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA, thanks to our extensive inventory of 2018 Ford Mustang models.

2018 Ford Mustang


2018 Dodge Charger

310 HP Horsepower 300 HP
350 lb-ft. Torque 264 lb-ft.
21 MPG City Gas Mileage 19 MPG
31 MPG Highway Gas Mileage 30 MPG

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We really can’t start anywhere other than under the hood when talking about sports cars, right? So, that’s exactly what we’re going to look at first. As you can see in the table above, the 2018 Ford Mustang tops the 2018 Dodge Charger in terms of both horsepower and torque. More specifically, the new Ford Mustang gives you 310 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque, while the new Dodge Charger can only give you 300 horsepower and 264 pound-feet of torque.

The 2018 Mustang’s dominance over the 2018 Charger continues when we move on to gas mileage. In fact, the 2018 Ford Mustang gets up to 21 miles per gallon in the city and 31 miles per gallon on the highway. Conversely, the 2018 Dodge Charger only gets up to 19 miles per gallon in the city and 30 miles per gallon on the highway. At first glance, that doesn’t seem like a huge difference, but remember, you’re getting a ton more power with the new Ford Mustang along with that superior gas mileage.

If you’d like to learn more about the 2018 Ford Mustang lineup and everything it brings to the table, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our friendly Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.

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