Comparison: 2019 Dodge Challenger vs 2019 Ford Mustang

Comparison: 2019 Dodge Challenger vs 2019 Ford Mustang

Performance runs through the veins of both the muscular Dodge Challenger and the Ford Mustang. This comparison will help you decide which of these sports cars is a better fit for you. We recommend you consider some of the key differences, which include seating for five in the Challenger versus four in the Mustang, a choice of five versus three engine options in the Challenger versus Mustang respectively, and the fact that the Challenger has a roomier rear seat. When you’re ready to experience the ride of your life, McGovern Dodge located near Boston has the 2019 Challenger ready for you to test drive.

Performance

2019 Dodge Challenger

So many choices… The 2019 Dodge Challenger offers six different trims and five separate powertrains. The base model is equipped with a 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 engine with dual overhead camshafts and high-flow intake exhaust ports. This engine is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drivetrain which pumps out 305-hp and 268 lb-ft of torque and earns an estimated 30 mpg highway and 19 mpg city. If you want even more power, you can upgrade to the 375-hp 5.7-liter HEMI® V8, 485-hp 392 HEMI®, or one of the 485-hp or 797-hp 6.2-liter HEMI® supercharged V8 engines. Available features include an active exhaust system, illuminated Air-Catcher® headlamps, six-piston Brembo performance front brakes, and all-wheel drivetrain.

2019 Ford Mustang

The Ford Mustang is powered by a 2.3-liter EcoBoost® turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine coupled with a 6-speed manual transmission which generates 310-hp and 350 lb-ft of torque. This base engine achieves an estimated 31 mpg highway and 21 mpg city. Optional engines include a 5.0-liter V8 that produces 460-hp and a 526-hp 5.2-liter V8 mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission. Active valve performance, a MagneRide™ damping system, selectable electric power-assisted steering, and drive modes consisting of Normal, Snow/Wet, Sport, and Track are optional.

Comfort and Technology

2019 Dodge Challenger

You will find plenty of comfort and options in the Challenger with seventeen interiors to choose from and four steering wheels: Sport, Performance, Wild Wheel, and SRT. Standard interior features include premium cloth sport seats, 6-way power adjustable driver’s seat, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and dual-zone climate control. Available are Nappa leather-trimmed sport seats, heated and ventilated front seats, and a heated steering wheel. The Uconnect® infotainment system comes standard with a 7-inch touch-screen display, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility, Bluetooth®, two USB ports, voice command, and Keyless Enter ‘n Go™. You can opt for the Uconnect® 4C system with an 8.4-inch touch-screen, navigation with 3D graphics, SiriusXM® satellite radio, live weather updates through SiriusXM® Travel Link, a 4G Wi-Fi hotspot, and the Harman Kardon® 18-speaker, 900-watt premium sound system.

2019 Ford Mustang

Standard interior features consist of cloth-upholstered front bucket seats, 4-way manual adjustable driver’s seat, and single-zone automatic climate control. Heated and cooled leather-trimmed front seats, 6-way power driver’s and front passenger seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and dual-zone automatic temperature control are available. Optional technology features consist of a 12-inch all-digital LCD cluster, SYNC® 3 infotainment system with a 7-inch touch-screen display, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration, SiriusXM® satellite radio, SiriusXM® Traffic and Travel Link®, HD Radio™, voice-activated navigation, 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot, and a 12-speaker B&O premium sound system by Bang & Olufsen.

Pricing

2019 Dodge Challenger

Starting at $27,295 MSRP

2019 Ford Mustang

Starting at $26,395 MSRP

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