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2015 Dodge Dart Review

By Jennifer Geiger  on February 22, 2015


"The 2015 Dodge Dart has user-friendly technology and impressive quality, particularly among top trim levels, but several drawbacks will send compact-car shoppers elsewhere in this highly competitive field," says Cars.com reviewer Kelsey Mays. 2015 Dodge Dart Expert Review… Read More

2015 Dodge Dart Review

By Jennifer Geiger  on February 22, 2015

"The 2015 Dodge Dart has user-friendly technology and impressive quality, particularly among top trim levels, but several drawbacks will send compact-car shoppers elsewhere in this highly competitive field," says Cars.com reviewer Kelsey Mays. 2015 Dodge Dart Expert Review… Read More

2014 Dodge Dart GT Misses the Mark

By Joe Bruzek  on May 7, 2014

Dodge introduced the Dart GT sport trim level to round out the compact car's lineup with a performance suspension, improved steering and a more powerful non-turbocharged 184-horsepower, 2.4-liter four-cylinder, which pairs with a six-speed manual transmission or conventional six-speed automatic.… Read More

Dodge Means Performance: SRT Comes Back to the Fold

By Aaron Bragman  on May 6, 2014

With the Chrysler brand headed for mainstream battle against the likes of Ford, Hyundai, Honda and Chevrolet, the Dodge brand is about to take a much more specialized route: performance, and lots of it. The bigger news: The SRT brand… Read More

Dodge, Scion Bring Limited Editions to Detroit

By Matt Schmitz  on January 8, 2014

Detroit's debuts won't just be all-new concepts and productions; several automakers are announcing special-edition versions of existing models. With its new Monogram Series, Scion hopes to embroider its name onto car shoppers' minds in association with premium features. The Toyota-owned… Read More

2014 Toyota Corolla Joins NHTSA Five-Star Safety Club

By Matt Schmitz  on December 15, 2013

After scoring poorly earlier this year in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's stringent small overlap frontal crash test, the 2014 Toyota Corolla received a bit of redemption from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The agency today announced that… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013 Dodge Dart

By Matt Schmitz  on December 6, 2013

Vehicles Affected: Some 374 model-year 2013 Dodge Dart sedans manufactured between May 10 and Aug. 24, 2013, and equipped with the Mopar 13 trim package. The Problem: The front-seat-mounted side airbags may not have been properly installed into the seat.… Read More

Top 10 Most-Improved Cars from the Past 15 Years

By Kelsey Mays  on October 14, 2013

If you read our series on the business of redesigns, you know that reimagining a car from the ground up can be a billion-dollar feat to implement the industry's latest technology, keep up with ever-improving competition and ultimately (hopefully) increase… Read More

2014 Dodge Dart: What's Changed

By Rick Popely  on September 2, 2013

Most significant changes: 2.4-liter four-cylinder available on more models; more standard features for Limited Price change: No change on SE or GT models; SXT increases $500, Aero by $600 and Limited up $3,000 On sale: Late fall Which you should… Read More

IIHS Tests 12 Compact Cars: Six Pass, Six Fail

By Matt Schmitz  on August 8, 2013

A half-dozen compact cars have earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's Top Safety Pick+ honor, the nonprofit vehicle-safety advocacy group announced today. Of the 12 models evaluated, top awardees included the two- and four-door versions of the 2013 Honda… Read More

Do Turbocharged Cars Require More Maintenance?

By Matt Schmitz  on August 5, 2013

Turbocharged engines will require more frequent maintenance, such as oil changes and fresh spark plugs, though they typically don't require additional service compared to naturally aspirated engines. Here are some examples: Dodge advises changing the spark plugs on the Dart's… Read More