When we compare the Ford GT's and the Dodge Challenger's specifications and ratings, the Ford GT has the advantage in the area of base engine power. The Dodge Challenger has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency, reliability, resale value, interior volume and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the Ford GT's and the Dodge Challenger's specifications and ratings, the Dodge Challenger is a better car than the Ford GT.
Ford GT vs. Dodge Challenger Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Ford GT loses 41.3 percent of its value and the Dodge Challenger loses 24.4 percent of its value. This means the Dodge Challenger retains 16.9 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Ford GT.
Ford GT vs. Dodge Challenger Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Ford GT is 7.2 out of 10 while the Dodge Challenger's quality rating is 7.9 out of 10. This results in the Ford GT being ranked 10 out of 21 Best Luxury 2-seater Cars and the Dodge Challenger being ranked 2 out of 15 Best Sports Cars.
Ford GT vs. Dodge Challenger Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Ford GT is 7.5 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 Ford GT.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Ford GT’s base engine makes 660 horsepower, and the Dodge Challenger base engine makes 303 horsepower. The GT is rated to deliver an average of 14 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 274 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 Ford GT. The GT uses premium unleaded, and the Challenger uses 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, and cargo space. The Ford GT has the advantage in the area of front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Dodge Challenger has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.