2013 Dodge Dart ReviewJun 21th, 2012
The Dodge Dart is a blast from the past. This small sedan was in production from 1960 to 1976 in North America. Dodge has decided to bring this classic back to the light. This car offers a sporty stance, an awesome fuel economy and features from the future. This European inspired car is a breath of fresh air in the Dodge lineup that usually has beefy designs.
The appearance of the 2013 Dodge Dart is awe-inspiring. You will be blown away by the aggressive hood, the standard Dodge crosshair front grille but with a little pizazz, and taillights that are boldly wrapped around the entire rear. This car is not like anything that you have seen before. You will not feel upstaged by anyone.
The interior of the 2013 Dodge Dart is spectacular. The design is ergonomic, gorgeous and futuristic. The Dodge Dart has class exclusive premium 7-inch Thin Film Transistor (TFT) reconfigurable cluster display. On this screen you will find the gas gauge and tachometer, you also get to see what music is playing and what the fuel economy is. You will also find unique features like ambient lights which add a sparkle to the cabin.
The performance of the spunky little 2013 Dodge Dart is something to brag about especially because of the use of a MultiAir engine. This system has a 15% increase in low engine torque and up to a 7.5 % improvement in fuel efficiency. The 2013 Dodge Dart has three transmission options including a six-speed manual, new six-speed dual dry clutch transmission (DDCT) and a new six-speed automatic.The available models are the SE, SXT, Rallye, Limited and R/T.
- 2.0L I-4 VVT: 160 horsepower and 148 lb-ft of torque
- 1.4L MultiAir I-4: 160 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque
- 2.4L I-4 MultiAir: 184 horsepower and 171 lb-ft of torque
2013 Fuel Economy:
- 1.4L 4 cyl Manual: city 8.7 (27) and highway 6.03 (39)
- 2.0L 4 cyl Manual: city 9.4 (25) and highway 6.5 (36)
The 2013 Dodge Dart is “The Most Technologically Advanced Car in its Class.”-based on Wards Upper Small Sedans costing under $25,000. Talk about an impressive resurrection. Get excited for the new and improved Dart.
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