• (3.9) 70 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,771$11,839
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 20-21
  • Engine: 210-hp, 3.7-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
2007 Dodge Nitro

Our Take on the 2007 Dodge Nitro

The Dodge Nitro enters the compact sport utility vehicle market aiming to round out the automaker's lineup of cars and larger SUVs. It will slot below the Durango SUV and offer a step up from the smaller Caliber hatchback.The Nitro will compete with the BMW X3, Nissan Xterra and Saturn Vue. ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Trucklike ride quality
  • Spongy brake pedal feel
  • Small front footwells
  • Rear seats can't slide fore/aft
  • Uncomfortable front seatbacks (leather seats)

Notable Features

  • Side curtain airbags
  • Standard stability system
  • Optional Load 'N Go sliding cargo floor
  • Optional 20-inch chrome wheels
  • Optional navigation system can reroute to avoid accidents

2007 Dodge Nitro Reviews

Cars.com Expert Reviews

Have you ever wondered what it's like to drive a box? Wonder no more, my friends - just take a Dodge Nitro out for a test drive. I spent two weeks in the 2007 Nitro and can say with certainty that this is what it would feel like to be boxed up and shipped overnight.There's nothing smooth about the Nitro; it could use some packing peanuts inside to soften things up a little. The look i... Read full review for the 2007 Dodge Nitro

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by Nitrolover from Wisconsin on December 13, 2007

the ESP and electronic braking are awsome. Try to get the Nitro out of shape and it basically straightens it self out. gas mileage ain't bad just don't mash it to the floor all the time. Ride is as ex... Read Full Review

4 Trim Levels Available

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2007 Dodge Nitro Safety Ratings

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There are currently 8 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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