Horsepower refers to how much power the engine creates and is measured by how quickly a motor can move 33,000 pounds one foot in one minute. Muscle cars are a North American icon and look stunning driving around Forza Horizon 5’s version of Mexico.
10 The Classic Chevy: 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
Corvettes are an American classic, and the ZR1 is one of the best made. As an American muscle take on the classic European sports car, Corvettes marry power and elegance. The ZR1’s engine creates 638 hp and can bring the ZR1 from 0-60 MPH in 3.2 Seconds.
Corvette fans love the ZR1’s take on the classic shape but with meaner angles. When the ZR1 hits the open road, you can reach a top speed of around 200 MPH.
9 Luxury Muscle: 2016 Cadillac CTS-V Sedan
Cadillacs are a luxury American brand, but the CTS-V proves that luxury can also mean power. The CTS-V’s engine creates a hefty 640 hp and makes it look classy.
That amount of horsepower can get the CTS-V up to 200 MPH and 0-60 in 3.8 seconds. This vehicle is both a beauty and a beast. The CTS-V is one of a kind and will stand out in the muscle car scene.
8 Mean Muscle: 2013 Dodge SRT Viper GTS
The Dodge SRT Viper GTS is known for its distinctive body shape. The Viper packs 640 horsepowerand its V-10 engine will reach a top speed of 206 MPH and do 0-60 in 3.4 seconds.
In the real world, this is more powerful than you would ever need. But muscle cars are not about being reasonable. Muscle cars are about ungodly amounts of horsepower.
7 Modern Muscle: 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1
For those who are Chevy fans but do not love the Corvette, there is the incomparable Camaro ZL1. In Forza Horizon 5, you can purchase the 2017 model Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, which boasts an impressive 650 hp and 650 ft-lb of torque.
This car will impress at the drag strip and looks incredible. It has a 0-60 in 3.5 seconds and can reach a top speed of 198 MPH.
6 Super-Car Power: 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
The Corvette finds itself back on this list again. This time it is the Z06 model, which has a 650 hp engine and can bring it up to a top speed of 205 MPH. It has so much horsepower that the Z06 can break 0-60 in 2.95 seconds.
Plus, its unique design makes the Z06 stand out from the crowd. So if you like your muscle cars with a more modern design, the Z06 checks that box.
5 The Classic: 2013 Ford Shelby GT500
The 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 is a great car that proves why Ford is an American icon. The 2013 GT500 has 662 horsepower and 631 ft-lb of torque and breaks 0-60 in 3.7 seconds.
The Ford Shelby has been a longstanding piece of American automotive design and a lasting staple of Americana. If you love muscle cars, you will need a Ford Shelby in your collection.
4 The Devil’s Muscle Car: 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat
The Hellcat brand is an iconic name in the drag strip circuit. If you hate your tires, then you should check out the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat.
The Challenger SRT Hellcat has 707 horsepower and 650 ft-lb of torque. This enormous power amounts to a top speed of 199 MPH and a 0-60 in 3.7 seconds. Moreover, the Hellcats make a distinct engine noise that is beyond satisfying.
3 Scary Horsepower: 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat
If the Challenger design is not for you, look at the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat. It shares many similarities with its Challenger counterpart, including the 707 horsepower and 650 ft-lb of torque, but uses the Charger body.
The Charger’s more aerodynamic body lets it reach a top speed of 204 MPH and a 0-60 in 3.7 seconds. Its appearance in two different Dodge models goes to show how powerful and appealing the Hellcat engine is.
2 A Refreshing Take On An Old Classic: 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500
Ford made a statement with its 2020 redesign of the Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. Its resignation made the GT500 meaner and at least ten times cooler. Under the hood is 760 horsepowerwhich is an unbelievable amount of power.
The 2020 GT500 can do a quarter-mile in 10.7 seconds and do 0-60 in 3.3 seconds. It is one of the very best muscle cars in Forza Horizon 5.
1 The Master Of Muscle: 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon
The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon has its name for a reason. The Demon’s V-8 packs a whopping 840 hp and 770ft-lb of torque. This monster can do a quarter-mile in less than 10 seconds and push your lunch back up.
In optimal conditions, the Demon can do 0-60 in 2.1 seconds, which is absolutely shocking. It does not stop there, as the Demon can also reach a top speed of 211 MPH. If you have to pick one muscle car, the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is it.
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