Compact cars are the new trend in the automobile markets. One car that is being revered in the world markets is the new Dart, which has left the mediocre Dodge Caliber far behind to provide a model that will give strong competition to automobile brands catering to the small-car segment , which already has absolutely superb options as; Hyundai Accent, Chevy Sonic and Ford Fiesta etc. However, the new Dodge Dart, which is an American car with Italian soul, is equipped with all that exceeds the expectations of the target market. The Dart models start from $15,995.
The car lovers can select a model from three engines including; 2.0L 4-cyl with 160 hp and 148 lb-ft of torque, a 1.4L turbo 4-cyl with 160 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque and a 2.4L 4-cyl with 184 hp and 171 lb-ft. The Dodge Dart features a rigid, high-strength steel body with contemporary technological features. The car models also have dual LCD screens, with a 7-inch gauge display and an 8.4-inch dash-mounted screen. The signature attribute of the new Dodge is that it has a hundred and fifty two individually placed LEDs. The buyers can select from a range of diverse options when it comes to buying this car as it offer twelve exterior paint colors and fourteen interior combos along with six wheel option. Furthermore, the car also has the option of three transmissions.
The Dodge Dart comes in five different trim levels which influence the cars specifications like; interior equipment, exterior equipment and engine options etc. Some of the other worth mentioning packages options in this car include:
- Nappa leather seats
- A heated steering wheel
- Cross traffic alert
- Blind spot monitoring
All this and much more make the Dodge Dart a relatively pricier but the most attractive vehicle in the respective class. Though the car is not extravagantly styled, it is still a handsome model in the compact cars. Moreover, the car offers the goodness of dual LCD screens that have the polished value of a luxury car. No more do the compact car owners have to put up with the cheesy graphics and choppy operations when using screens for navigation. The connection system also checks for climate control and Bluetooth. However, some might find these screens a bit expensive. Another striking feature of the car model is that a 10-way power driver’s seat is standard on the Limited Trim. Also the leather seats of the car can be heated. All in all, Dodge Dart is a quiet and comfortable vehicle, which features fully independent front and rear suspension, an attribute which is a rarity in the compact class.