2022 Ford Mustang Vs Dodge Challenger Front

When it comes to choosing a new sports car, you have many decisions to make between the 2022 Ford Mustang vs. Dodge Challenger. At Phil Long Ford of Chapel Hills, we look closer at the new Mustang vs. Challenger, evaluating the muscle cars by performance, trim levels, pricing, and features.

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2022 Ford Mustang Vs. Dodge Challenger Highlights

The 2022 Ford Mustang and Dodge Challenger both have potent powertrain options. However, the new Mustang features a more exciting ride, especially while taking corners, but the new Challenger has a roomier interior.

2022 Ford Mustang vs. Dodge Challenger Trim/Price

If the trim levels remain the same, we expect a slight bump in price across both models.

2022 Ford Mustang

  • Ecoboost | $28,000 (est.)
  • Ecoboost Premium | $33,000 (est.)
  • GT | $37,000 (est.)
  • GT Premium | $41,000 (est.)
  • Mach 1 | $53,000 (est.)
  • GT500 | $73,000 (est.)

2022 Dodge Challenger

  • SXT | $29,000 (est.)
  • GT | $32,000 (est.)
  • R/T | $35,000 (est.)
  • R/T Scat Pack | $42,000 (est.)
  • SRT Hellcat | $60,000 (est.)
  • SRT Hellcat Redeye | $73,000 (est.)
2022 Ford Mustang Vs Dodge Challenger Interior

2022 Ford Mustang Vs. Dodge Challenger Interior Design

The 2022 Ford Mustang has room to hold four people in most trim levels, except for the GT500 that has no back seats. You can expect a 13.5 cubic foot trunk in the Fastback configuration, while the Convertible comes with 11.4 cubic feet of space. The 2022 Dodge Challenger includes room to hold five people and has a 16.2 cubic foot trunk space.

2022 Ford Mustang Vs. Dodge Challenger Exterior Design

The 2022 Ford Mustang dimensions measure 188″ L x 75″ W x 54-55″ H. It also comes with your choice of 17-, 18- or 19-inch wheels. In comparison, the 2022 Dodge Challenger measures 198″ L x 76″ W x 57-58″ H with 18-, 19- or 20-inch wheels.

2022 Ford Mustang Vs Dodge Challenger Headlights 

2022 Ford Mustang Vs. Dodge Challenger Engine & MPG

The 2022 Ford Mustang comes standard with a 2.3-liter turbo-four, but there is also a 5.0-liter V8 available with the GT models. With the base engine and the ten-speed automatic transmission, the fastback gets 21/32 mpg. If you prefer the manual transmission, you can expect a rating of around 19/26 mpg. The 2022 Dodge Challenger comes with a 3.6-liter V6 engine, a 5.7-liter Hemi V8, or a 6.4-liter Hemi V8. With the base engine, you can expect 19/30 mpg, but adding all-wheel-drive changes that to 18/27 mpg.

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2022 Ford Mustang Vs. Dodge Challenger Horsepower & Top Speed

The 2022 Ford Mustang ranges in horsepower from 310 to 760, while the new Dodge Challenger is rated between 303 and 807 horsepower. 2022 Mustang models also have a top speed of 186 mph, while the Challenger can hit 203 mph.

2022 Ford Mustang Vs. Dodge Challenger Technology

The 2022 Ford Mustang comes standard with a Wi-Fi hot spot, a 4.2-inch display, a six-speaker sound system, plus FordPass Connect. The 2022 Dodge Challenger includes Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Bluetooth, a seven-inch touch screen, two USB ports, plus a six-speaker sound system.

2022 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Vs Dodge Challenger SRT Profile View 

2022 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Vs. Dodge Challenger Hellcat Widebody

The 2022 Ford Mustang Mach I includes a 480-horsepower, 5.0-liter V8. It comes standard with Brembo performance brakes, an active exhaust, heavy-duty front springs, MagneRide, Torsen limited-slip differential, a performance rear spoiler, a 12-inch digital instrument cluster, and a unique air intake. The 2022 Dodge Challenger Hellcat comes equipped with a 717-horsepower 6.4-liter supercharged Hemi V8. It also includes six-piston Brembo front brakes, an open-air intake, an adjustable Bilstein suspension, and a heavy-duty differential.

2022 Ford Mustang GT500 Vs. Dodge Challenger Hellcat Redeye Widebody

The 2022 Ford Mustang GT500 includes a 760-horsepower supercharged V8 engine paired with high-performance tires, a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, MagneRide, Brembo brakes, Recaro front sport seats, a carbon fiber rear spoiler, and aerodynamic body accents. In comparison, the SRT Hellcat Redeye includes a 797-horsepower supercharged V8 engine, but the list of features remains the same as the previous model.

2022 Ford Mustang Vs. Dodge Challenger: Which Muscle Car is Right For You?

When it comes to options, nothing beats the 2022 Ford Mustang. Whether you are looking for a low-cost convertible or you want a track-inspired race car, there's an option waiting for you. Additionally, the previous Mustang exceeded the safety ratings of the Dodge Challenger, so we expect the same moving forward.

2022 Ford Mustang Convertible Vs Dodge Challenger SRT Rear 

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