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Old 11-13-2017, 09:06 AM   #1
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The new 2018 Ford Mustang is the first big update for the model that launched three years ago, and it brings with it a big jump in power, a new automatic transmission, and some minor changes to the exterior like the headlights, which people that post in car forums have said remind them of a turtle. (Or did I say that…

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2018 Mustang - 460 ( crank ) hp
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2018 Camaro - •650 hp @ 6400 rpm
•650 lb-ft of torque @ 3600 rpm
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Ford needs to step up it's game a little..
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2018 Mustang - 460 ( crank ) hp
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2018 Camaro - •650 hp @ 6400 rpm
•650 lb-ft of torque @ 3600 rpm
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Ford needs to step up it's game a little..
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You are talking apples and oranges here. That Camaro would be a competitor to the Shelby GT500 if and when Ford brings it back.
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2018 Mustang - 460 ( crank ) hp
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2018 Camaro - •650 hp @ 6400 rpm
•650 lb-ft of torque @ 3600 rpm
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Ford needs to step up it's game a little..
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2018 Mustang GT base msrp - ~$35k
2018 Camaro ZL1 base msrp - ~$60k

Derp.
The GT competes with the SS, not the ZL1. Troll harder next time.
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You are talking apples and oranges here. That Camaro would be a competitor to the Shelby GT500 if and when Ford brings it back.
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Thank you for making my point.
No matter how many dollars you throw @ a Mustang, even the 60K + GT350R, the Ford line-up lacks the hp to compete with the competition..
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Thank you for making my point.
No matter how many dollars you throw @ a Mustang, even the 60K + GT350R, the Ford line-up lacks the hp to compete with the competition..
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Too bad this thread isn’t about the GT350, the same GT350 which both major editors of Motortrend picked over the ZL1 in their head-to-head.
But let’s base it all on hp, though.

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