Exterior view of a black 2018 Ford Mustang driving down a city street

What is the Best American-Made Muscle Car?

Best American Muscle Car

Are you a fan of American-made muscle cars? Have you ever wondered which of the modern American muscle cars is the best? If so, then you have come to the right place! Visit AutoMax Truck and Car Center to explore our pre-owned muscle cars today! Now, let’s take a closer look at how the three most prominent muscle cars stack up against one another!

Ford Mustang

The Ford Mustang was first introduced to the American automotive marketplace for the 1965 model year. The Mustang has released a new model in every year since its release in 1965. The most recent models of the Ford Mustang feature four powerful engine options including a 2.3L EcoBoost, a 3.7L V6, a 5.0L V8, and a 5.2L V8. These engines offer anywhere between 300 and 526 horsepower and between 280 and 429 pound-feet of torque.


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Chevrolet Camaro

Another excellent American-made muscle car available is the Chevrolet Camaro. The Camaro was first introduced to the market for the 1967 model year and released a new model every year up until 2002. The Chevrolet Camaro took a brief hiatus until it was reintroduced to the market in 2010, where it has performed excellently. Like the Mustang, the most recent Camaro models come with four engine options including a 2.0L Ecotec, a 3.6L V6, a 6.2L V8, and a supercharged 6.2L V8. These engines are able to generate 275 – 650 horsepower and 285 – 284 pound-feet of torque.

Exterior view of a silver 2018 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 parked on an empty race track

Exterior view of a yellow 2018 Dodge Challenger driving down a city street

Dodge Challenger

The final American muscle car we will highlight is the Dodge Challenger. This muscle car has been manufactured on and off since its introduction in 1970. The most recent Challenger models have featured a variety of engine options including a few HEMI options. The Challenger engine options offer anywhere between 305 and 808 horsepower and between 268 and 770 pound-feet of torque.

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