Battle of the Muscle Cars: 2015 Chevy Camaro vs. 2015 Dodge Challenger
When you step into a muscle car like the 2015 Chevy Camaro or the 2015 Dodge Challenger, you know that your ride will be unforgettable. Between these two superstars, which is the superior vehicle? We compared the 2015 Chevy Camaro 1LS with the 2015 Dodge Challenger SXT in categories like performance and ergonomics. One vehicle emerged as the clear winner. If you’d like to find out which muscle car is the champion, keep reading for our thorough report.
Chevrolet features an outstanding warranty that is virtually unparalleled in the business. Most impressively, Chevy pays for scheduled maintenance for two years and 24,000 miles. That means oil changes, lubrication, and other routine procedures are included for an amazing value. Dodge offers no such warranty, so every maintenance cost will come out of your pocket. Chevy offers a six-year corrosion warranty, which beats Dodge’s five year warranty. It’s clear that the Camaro has the edge over the Challenger when it comes to warranty quality.
Both the Challenger and Camaro include a standard 3.6L V6 engine for a spirited performance. With so much power, you’ll need a strong set of brakes. The Chevy Camaro can stop on a dime; thanks to a 26% more swept area than the Dodge Challenger. Car and Driver magazine tested the stopping power of both vehicles and the Challenger decelerated from 70 mph to a dead stop in 162 feet. The Camaro stopped in only 145 feet. Furthermore, the Camaro can tow over 1000 pounds while the Challenger is not recommended to tow anything.
Tires and Wheels
The Chevy Camaro offers all sorts of tire options to please any driver. The Camaro offers larger standard tires for better control on the roads. If you want the largest wheels possible, stick with the Camaro. They offer an available 21-inch wheel set, a full inch larger than the Challenger’s biggest option. If you want great traction and a smooth road experience, then the 2015 Chevy Camaro is the better pick over the 2015 Dodge Challenger.
If you want premium features for optimal comfort, then you’ll appreciate the ergonomic features that Chevrolet has packed into the 2015 Camaro. Here is a comparison of a their notable amenities.
- The Camaro has a lever hand brake for convenience, while the Challenger has a cumbersome foot pedal parking brake.
- The Camaro has one-touch power windows, while the Challenger has simple power windows.
- Higher trim levels of the Camaro offer optional heads-up display as a high-tech extra, while the Challenger does not offer this feature.
Test Drive Our Winner Today
When all the numbers were crunched, it was clear that the 2015 Chevy Camaro was the winner over the 2015 Dodge Challenger. While it was a good fight between muscle cars, only the Camaro has the balance of performance and features to ensure a satisfying ride. Check out our online inventory of 2015 Chevy Camaros, and then visit us at Biggers Chevy for a test drive.