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2013 Dodge Dart - Review

 

2013
logo OVERALL RATING 8
out of 10

The new 2013 Dodge Dart gets the post-bankruptcy Chrysler back into the compact car game with a dose of rakish style and more than a little attitude. The Dart is not only visually distinct on the road, it's one of the roomiest cars in the compact sedan segment. It's not necessarily the best car in the class, but it will find many buyers who like its combination of style, features, and personalization--and it's light years better than the grim Dodge Caliber hatchback it replaces.

Unfortunately, the fuel economy of the two Dart versions that have been rated thus far is only about average for the compact class--one where the bar is being raised continuously, and where the Dart may need further tweaks to stay abreast of rising averages. The most economical version out now, using a 160-horsepower 1.4-liter turbocharged four paired with a six-speed manual gearbox, gets a combined EPA rating of 32 mpg. That's good, but we're curious how the version with a new, six-speed direct-shift...

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