The Challenger may change into a champion.
The Dodge Challenger muscle automotive has outsold the Ford Mustang by way of the primary 9 months of 2021 and is poised to finish the horse automotive’s six-year best-seller streak.
The Challenger was trailing the Mustang by 1,082 U.S. deliveries on the half-year mark, however has pulled out to a commanding 44,142 to 41,065 lead heading into the ultimate stretch.
Not like Ford, Dodge’s mum or dad firm Stellantis solely points quarterly gross sales reviews, so we can’t have one other replace on how issues are shaping up within the race till they cross the end line.
One factor’s nearly for sure, each automobiles will handily outsell the Chevrolet Camaro, which has solely discovered 15,084 driveways to date this 12 months.
The truth is, the Camaro is even being outsold by the mid-engine Corvette, which has racked up 24,748 in gross sales.
The Mustang should take house a title, nonetheless, because it has been the world’s greatest promoting ‘sports activities automotive’ for the previous two years, according to IHS Markit, whereas the Challenger is primarily a North American market mannequin.