It has been over 50 years since muscle cars were introduced to the industry and there’s no question that they’re still highly sought after today. Why? Because they have a classic look, a durable build and, usually, a powerhouse of an engine even by today’s standards. The 1971 AMC Hornet is often overlooked when we’re remembering our Dodge or Plymouth favorites of the decade, but you might be surprised by the results when it’s up against the one-year-older 1970 Dodge Challenger on the drag strip. Watch as the ’71 AMC Hornet races a ’70 Dodge Challenger below and let us know in the comments if you expected it to go that way!