2014 Camaro vs Ford Mustang
The 2014 Chevy Camaro and the 2014 Ford Mustang have fought for many years over the title of top muscle car. Lets start by looking at what the 2014 Chevy Camaro offers.
The 2014 Chevy Camaro offers a fresh look with additions such as a refined front and back fascia, fog lamps and sculpted deck lid to enhance its aggressive appearance. Inside, you will discover a sporty and functional design. The cockpit is impressive with micro suede seats with dual stitching that illustrates Chevy’s commitment to superior craftsmanship. Further, with the color head-up display, you can view your performance data at eye-level so your focus remains on the road.
The 2014 Chevy Camaro offers you two choices of powerful engines. In the Camaro LT and 1LS models you will receive the LFX V6 engine, which delivers an impressive 323-horsepower output with 30 mpg on the highway. If you want more power, then the aluminum 6.2L V8 engine should wet your appetite with its extraordinary 426-horsepower output. Additionally, the independent rear suspension and variable-ratio power steering provides you with the responsive handling you want in a performance car. Meanwhile, the performance-tuned suspension with a well-tuned stabilizer bar and dampers provides exceptional handling and steering.
All together, these features make the 2014 Chevy Camaro an attractive buy. To see how others in its class compare to the Camaro, here is a look at what the Ford Mustang offers you.
2014 Ford Mustang Review
The 2014 Ford Mustang delivers an aggressive exterior appearance. This is due to its bold front end and additions such as its striking curves, dual exhaust system and LED accents. Inside, you will discover classic styling with functionality. You will have your choice between leather trimmed and RECARO cloth seating. The instrument cluster gauges are a perfect mix of classic design and modern practicality. The soft-touch material trim on the instrument panel and aluminum accents adds a great design accent.
Excellent Engine and Performance Options
The 2014 Ford Mustang comes with three different engine options. First is the V6 engine that generates 305-horsepower and receives up to 31 mpg on the highway. Next, is the 5.0L V8 engine that delivers an impressive 420-horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque. The most powerful engine option available is the 5.8L V8 engine that cranks out an astonishing 662-horsepower. With this engine on the Shelby GT 500, you can reach speeds in excess of 200 mph. Meanwhile, the models offer you a choice of either the six-speed manual or the six-speed SelectShift automatic transmission. Regardless of which one you choose, you are sure to receive maximum fuel efficiency and exceptional handling.
Ultimately, both cars offer handsome features that make them attractive buys. However, there are distinct differences between the two that make one better.
2014 Chevy Camaro vs 2014 Ford Mustang – Conclusion
For the base model 2014 Camaro 1LS, you receive better horsepower at 323 than with the Ford Mustang’s base model V6, which receives 305-horsepower. Another difference between the two is warranty, as Chevy offers a limited powertrain warranty of five-years/100,000-miles while Ford offers a five-year/60,000-mile limited powertrain warranty.
With this in mind, the more attractive buy is the 2014 Chevy Camaro, as it offers a more powerful base model and a better warranty. To see one in person, stop by the lots of Burlington Chevy in Burlington, NJ.