The V8 engine came standard with an automatic transmission but the was included as a no cost option. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. Standard seating 4 Exterior Length 193. New 10-spoke 16-inch wheels became available, but the older 5-spoke wheels were still optional. Overall rating: Go with the V-6 instead of the V-8, and we change our minds about which car we prefer.
In fact, the Mustang trounced the Camaro in every one of our acceleration tests. Ford mined another 10 hp from the 4. Minor changes were made to the suspension and the brakes were increased in size. SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. That increase, plus a lower 3. This system uses a Mass Air Flow Sensor placed in front of the throttle body to measure the incoming airflow into the motor.
Editors voted, and here's how the V-6s fared. Chevy's engineers are concentrating mainly on a softer new look, more power, and a smoother ride. Another prominent difference between 1993 and 1994 systems is how the programming or custom tuning of the computer takes place. The reason is not a mystery. The challenge in forming a rational opinion of the Z28 lies in seeing past its prodigious power.
The black exterior color was now renamed Ebony. But unlike college sports, Mustang-Camaro showdowns are rarely boring. Styling: We've always preferred the Camaro's hunkered-down, slippery shape to the Mustang's top-heavy, bulbous contours, but this year, we're not so sure. As with collegiate athletic rivalries, the players have evolved as the years have gone by. It was introduced on an updated , but would retain the same characteristic since the first-generation's introduction back in 1967; 2-doors, 2+2 seating, with optional roof or bodystyles, , and a choice of pushrod and powerplants.
Units Affected 16270 About the only time anyone at Motor Trend slows to 40 mph is at the very end of a long tail-out slide around a racetrack. Ride: The Mustang's suspension absorbs smaller bumps better than the Chevy's, but on rough roads, there's more bump steer and bouncy up-and-down motion in the Ford. Here's how to disable adblocking on our site. Total production for 1998 was just 48,495 units in total. Still, we'll take less fade and anti-lock control any day. In this Minicomparo, Little Things Mean a Lot If the real source of a pony car's appeal is its cheap V-8 power, you'd think that few pony-car buyers would pass up that engine choice. At low rpm, both fans operated on 6 V, but on high rpm, both operated on 12 V.
This is measured by using a heated wire in the sensor in the airstream path which has heat pulled away from it via the incoming air. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. The 3800 engine had a power output of 200 hp 149 kW and would eventually replace the 3400 V6 engine due to its more refined nature. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter.
The base models came with 16 inch steel wheels with hubcaps. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. It emulated the 1960s and 1970s stock race team vehicles. The 4-speed 4L60 automatic transmission was optional. And free is good, right? In 1993, the computer used a removable Memcal chip essential to run the systems. All the queries concerned the latest Mustang, and they were uniformly enthusiastic.
The transmission was shared with the. A drop down menu will appear. But not the only factor. Handling: The Camaro's predictable steering and the gradual breakaway of its Goodyears at the limit are easy to warm to. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. We slithered around the track for a while, an activity that told us that even with traction control these cars tend to oversteer in damp conditions and that anti-lock braking is indeed a good thing.
Forgo two cylinders, and you'll save between 20 and 45 percent on your insurance premiums, if our sample of local underwriters is typical. But the majority of buyers do go for the smaller powerplants. A total of 979 30th Anniversary models were made in 1997. The computer uses engine sensors to judge engine conditions and provide the proper fueling off of this mass airflow reading. Both cars were at the top of their game, and only three points separated winner from loser.
The bottom line: The new Mustang is surprisingly quick, but the Z28 is much quicker, with wonderful throttle response. Fun to drive: Both cars can light up their tires at stoplights and can be driven briskly. . Monterey Maroon Metallic was added as an optional color, similar to the previously available Medium Patriot Red. The 4L60 automatic transmission was replaced with the improved 4L60E that included electronic controls.