Searching for a new muscle car near Roseville or Folsom? Others like you have been in the same situation, wondering which vehicle will work best for their needs. What’s more, here at Sacramento Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram many a shopper has decided on the 2020 Dodge Charger when compared to other options, including the 2020 Ford Mustang? Why? Let’s delve into a detailed Dodge Charger vs. Ford Mustang comparison to find out!

2020 Dodge Charger vs. 2020 Ford Mustang

2020 Dodge Charger


2020 Ford Mustang
Four-Door Sedan

Body Styles

Two-Door Fastback Coupe or Convertible

Passenger Capacity

16.5 cubic feet

Cargo Space

13.5 cubic feet (fastback coupe); 11.4 cubic feet (convertible)
292 hp V6

Standard Horsepower

310 hp 4-Cylinder

Drivetrain Choices

RWD Only

Charger vs. Mustang: Performance

Compare the 2020 Dodge Charger vs. 2020 Ford Mustang with regard to performance, and you’ll see why the Charger beats out the Mustang time and time again on the track and on Elk Grove streets. Though the Ford Mustang has more standard horsepower at 310 hp than the Charger to start, it has a turbocharged four-cylinder engine equipped vs. the 3.6L V6 standard in the Dodge Charger. 

For true sports car purists for whom a four-cylinder won’t cut it, the Charger is clearly a better option. 

Charger vs. Mustang: Drivetrain Choices

In a comparison of the Dodge Charger vs. Ford Mustang, one of these sports cars is not like the other. That’s right. It’s the Mustang. Only the Dodge Charger comes equipped with standard RWD for track-ready performance but also offers available AWD to make your real-word commute around Rocklin more practical:

  • Dodge Charger Drivetrain Choices: Standard RWD or Available AWD
  • Ford Mustang Drivetrain Choices: RWD Only

Charger vs. Mustang: Interior Space & Features

The Dodge Charger is not only more spacious than the Ford Mustang, but it also offers some pretty impressive interior features! Learn more below.

2020 Dodge Charger Sedan Interior Dimensions

Front Headroom: 38.6 inches

Rear Legroom: 40.1 inches

Rear Hiproom: 56.1 inches

Total Interior Volume: 105.0 cubic feet

Cargo Space: 16.5 cubic feet

2020 Ford Mustang Fastback Interior Dimensions

Front Headroom: 37.6 inches

Rear Legroom: 29.1 inches

Rear Hiproom: 47.4 inches

Total Interior Volume: 82.8 cubic feet

Cargo Space: 13.5 cubic feet

Learn More About the 2020 Dodge Charger: Contact Us

There’s so much else to explore when comparing the 2020 Dodge Charger vs. Ford Mustang. Want to delve deeper into the Mustang convertible vs. Dodge Charger sedan? How about the Charger sedan vs. Challenger Coupe? Ready to explore things like standard safety features, or infotainment systems and speaker choices? At Sacramento Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we’re here to help you find and finance your next Dodge with all the information you need to back up your decision. Reach out to us when convenient to learn more or browse our new Charger inventory right now to find the right vehicle for you!

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