2014 Ford Mustang vs. 2014 Chevy Camaro

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The 2014 Ford Mustang vs. The 2014 Chevy Camaro

Yorkville and Plainfield muscle enthusiasts have some stiff competition to sift through when shopping for a sporty, powerful coupe, like the 2014 Ford Mustang or the 2014 Chevy Camaro. At River View Ford in Oswego, we decided to compare these two models to assist customers with their car shopping decisions. According to our research, the new Ford Mustang has more to offer than the new Camaro, and here’s why.


Why the 2014 Ford Mustang Is Better

The smalles details can make a big difference over the long haul, especially in the sports car segment. Here are some facts with worth thinking about before you buy.

  • Better Acceleration / Top Speed: The standard engine for the 2014 Ford Mustang is a powerful 3.7L V6 engine mated to a manual transmission. The 2014 Chevrolet Camaro is outfitted with a standard 3.6L V6 engine that also uses a manual transmission. It takes the new Ford Mustang 5.1 seconds to go from 0 to 60 mpg and 13.7 seconds to go a quarter mile with a top speed of 102 mph. The new Chevy Camaro takes significantly more time, as it went from 0 to 60 mph in 5.9 seconds, had a 14.4 second quarter mile, and achieved a top speed of 98 mph.
  • More Fuel Efficient: With its standard engine and manual transmission, the 2014 Ford Mustang gets an estimated 19 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway. The 2014 Chevrolet Camaro gets an estimated 17 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway.
  • Comfortable, Capable Ride: Every 2014 Ford Mustang is equipped with standard gas-charged rear shock absorbers. They provide better control and less discomfort over particularly rough road surfaces. The new Ford Mustang also has standard drift compensation steering, which automatically adjusts to keep vehicle from drifting during slippery conditions. The 2014 Chevy Camaro does not come with gas-charged shocks nor drift compensation steering.

Take Home a 2014 Ford Mustang from River View Ford Today

If you would like to experience the new Ford Mustang for yourself before purchasing, call our sales staff at (630) 897-8900 to schedule a test drive. Our dealership is located at 2200 US-30 in Oswego, which is just 17 minutes from Yorkville via US-34 E and 20 minutes from Plainfield via US-30 W.