Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery

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  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
    Ford vs Chevy battles almost never run out of steam just as it has been the case for several decades now
  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
    This latest duel put out by the Wheels YouTube Channel, sees a Mustang GT take on a C7 Corvette Stingray
  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
    I can't confirm the exact specs of either car. But with both cars rocking body kits and maybe, stickier rubber, I wouldn't be surprised if they're sitting on stickier rubber
  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
    To get some perspective, let's look at the stock numbers. The Ford is rocking a 5.0-L V-8 that puts out 460 hp and 420 lb-ft. The Stang tips the scales at 3891 lbs
  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
    The Chevy meanwhile has the legendary 6.2-L LT1 V-8 that produces 455 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque. C7 tips the scales at 3347 lbs, more than 500 lbs lighter than the Mustang
  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
    From a dig, it seemed like the Ford got the better start, however the driver in the Mustang messed up the start
  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
    As a result, the C7 went for the kill and stays in the lead to take the win
  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
    The Chevy completes the standing 1/4 in 12.33s @113.67 mph against the Stangs 14.22s @98.90 mph. Swipe up to watch the race.
  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
  • Modern-Day American Icons Hit The Drag Strip: Mustang GT Drags C7 Corvette Stingray - gallery
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