When we compare the Chevrolet Camaro's and the Dodge Challenger's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Camaro has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, resale value and base engine power. The Dodge Challenger has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, fuel efficiency, reliability, interior volume and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the Chevrolet Camaro's and the Dodge Challenger's specifications and ratings, the Dodge Challenger is a better car than the Chevrolet Camaro.
Chevrolet Camaro vs. Dodge Challenger Pricing
A used 2024 Chevrolet Camaro ranges from $4,402 to $80,240 while a used 2023 Dodge Challenger is priced between $29,452 to $144,959. For a new model, the Chevrolet Camaro's price is between $34,557 and $81,223, with the Dodge Challenger priced between $31,694 and $94,825.
Chevrolet Camaro vs. Dodge Challenger Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Chevrolet Camaro loses 23.8 percent of its value and the Dodge Challenger loses 24.4 percent of its value. This means the Chevrolet Camaro retains 0.7 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Dodge Challenger.
Chevrolet Camaro vs. Dodge Challenger Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Chevrolet Camaro is 7.9 out of 10 while the Dodge Challenger's quality rating is 7.9 out of 10. This results in the Chevrolet Camaro being ranked 3 out of 15 Best Sports Cars and the Dodge Challenger being ranked 2 out of 15. Out of 11 Best Coupes, the Chevrolet Camaro is ranked 4 and the Dodge Challenger is ranked 3.
Chevrolet Camaro vs. Dodge Challenger Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Chevrolet Camaro is 7.9 out of 10. For the Dodge Challenger the reliability rating is 8.0 out of 10. This gives the Dodge Challenger a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Chevrolet Camaro.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Chevrolet Camaro’s base engine makes 335 horsepower, and the Dodge Challenger base engine makes 303 horsepower. The Camaro is rated to deliver an average of 20 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 494 miles. The Challenger is rated to deliver an average of 23 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 555 miles. This gives the Dodge Challenger the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Chevrolet Camaro. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are sports cars, the Dodge Challenger has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Chevrolet Camaro has the advantage in the area of front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Chevrolet Camaro and the Dodge Challenger have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.