2015 Chevrolet Camaro vs. 2015 Dodge Challenger
Both the Camaro and the Challenger are iconic symbols of American muscle, and even in 2015 they remain two of the most powerful cars on the road. However, just because two models are similar does not mean they are identical, and when you start to dive in to the details it’s clear the 2015 Chevrolet Camaro is better equipped to provide drivers with what they really want. Discover how advanced the new Camaro is compared to the 2015 Dodge Challenger, and then make plans to experience it in person at Tom Gill Chevy in Florence.
Sports Coupe Price
The price of the 2015 Chevy Camaro proves that you don’t have to break the bank just because you want to drive something stylish and strong. Unfortunately, at every trim level, you will have to pay more to get into a Challenger.
- Camaro 1LS – $23,705 vs. Challenger SXT – $26,995
- Camaro 2LS – $24,145 vs. Challenger SXT Plus – $29,995
- Camaro 1LT – $26,005 vs. Challenger R/T – $31,495
- Camaro 2LT – $29,205 vs. Challenger R/T Plus – $34,495
- Camaro 1SS – $33,505 vs. Challenger R/T Scat Pack – $38,495
- Camaro 2SS – $37,305 vs. Challenger SRT 392 – $45,995
If you’re considering either of these models, performance is obviously a priority for you. The 2015 Chevy Camaro delivers more horsepower, torque, and speed than the Challenger in every engine except one.
- The base engine in the Camaro is a 3.6L V6 that puts out 323 hp and 278 lb-ft of torque. In the Challenger, there’s also a 3.6L V6, but the output is lower at 305 hp and 268 lb-ft of torque.
- The next engine up is a 6.2L V8 that delivers 426 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque. The comparable 5.7L V8 engine in the Challenger tops out at 375 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque.
- The Challenger Hellcat is available with a supercharged 6.2L V8 that delivers over 700 hp, but in order to get the most out of this engine you are basically required to run in a controlled track environment and have to pay close to $60,000, keeping it out of reach of most people in the Cincinnati area.
Trims and Features
If you plan to go roaring down the road, you want to know that you and your passengers are well protected if you encounter some kind of roadway hazard. Independent testing reveals that the Camaro is simply the safer car.
- Safety Ratings: The Camaro received a perfect five-star overall rating in NHTSA crash tests and perfect scores in each individual test. The Challenger also received perfect scores overall, but lost a star in rollover and front-impact tests.
- Safety Features: The Camaro also comes with safety features that are not available on the Challenger including daytime running lights, a passenger airbag sensor, and the OnStar telematics system that does everything from contacting emergency services to unlocking your doors.
Climb Into the Cockpit of a 2015 Chevy Camaro
Why pay more to get less by choosing a Challenger? The latest Camaro clearly delivers more of what you’re looking for, and for thousands of dollars less. Plus, the Camaro features fresh, contemporary styling, while the Challenger looks like a car that hasn’t been updated in decades.
Find out if the Camaro is right for you by visiting Tom Gill Chevy, home to the Tom Gill Advantage. We are located at 7830 Commerce Drive in Florence, KY near Cincinnati, Ohio, and we have a large inventory of Camaro trims and colors on our lot right now. Have an adventure taking a test drive seven days a week.