|2016 Ford Mustang||VS||2016 Chevy Camaro|
|3.7L V6||Base Engine||2.0L I-4|
|526 hp||Max Horsepower||455 hp|
|6-speed manual||Standard Transmission||6-speed manual|
The 2016 Ford Mustang and 2016 Chevy Camaro have been fierce rivals for many years, and will likely be rivals for many years to come. But how do you pick between two sports cars that have such a strong legacy behind them? Take a look at our 2016 Ford Mustang vs 2016 Chevy Camaro comparison page to see which one is right for you.
The Mustang and Camaro share many similarities. At the base level you’re looking at a similar price (the Mustang is less expensive), nearly identical 0-60 mph times, and engine producing good horsepower numbers. As far as entry-level sports cars go, the 2016 Mustang and Camaro are great values..
The standard engines in the 2016 Ford Mustang and Chevy Camaro come with fairly similar stats, but things start to differentiate when you look at the other available choices in each sports car. The Mustang has four total engine options and the Camaro has three, but the real start out of all of them is the 5.2L Flat Plane Crank V8 in the Ford Shelby Mustang. It outputs an incredible 526 horsepower which greatly surpasses the highest horsepower coming out of the Camaro -- which stops at 455.
Another advantage offered by the 2016 Ford Mustang is the ability to customize it to fit your personal needs. If you’re someone who wants a sporty car like the Mustang, but also needs something that can be used as a daily driver, then the 2.3L I-4 EcoBoost engine offers up to 32 MPG on the highway, and has 310 horsepower to play with. Not comfortable with the manual shifter but still want to experience what the Mustang has to offer? Don’t worry, because all but the largest 5.2L V8 are also available with an automatic transmission!
Ready to see if the 2016 Ford Mustang really has what you need in your next car? Stop by Sanders Ford in Jacksonville NC to see and test drive the 2016 Ford Mustang!.