The new 2016 Dodge Dart is officially released on the 29th September 2015. From then throughout the US market this model is found in the showrooms. It is clear that no major changes. The company had earlier announced a new generation of model. It is expected for the 2017 model year. Although the 2016 Dodge Dart does not offer many new and innovative, differs from the previous model. A significant redesign, this model has undergone for MY 2014. The current changes are called refreshment or re-engineering phase.
The 2016 Dodge Dart, is a compact sedan, placed on a platform Alfa Romeo Giulietta model. Dart model, for a long time was the foundation of Chrysler 200 model. To change the mechanical nature of this time did not happen. The new 2016 Dart received redesigned front. The company assumes that the new look, keep Dart model more attractive for a few more years. Dart sedan is sought and selling model. Major changes in demand in the coming year will not come. Redesigned Dart will actually be a 2017 Dodge Dart.
2016 Dodge Dart Price
Minimal changes in 2016 Dart justifies the price. It is only $ 200 higher compared to last year. The base 2016 Dart model now costs $ 17.690, including a $ 995 destination charge. Optional Sport Appearance Hood on GT and SE models with the Rallye or Blacktop packages is priced at $ 495. Some popular features are in the new Dart yet become standard. These are 18-inch Hyper Black wheels. These are standard on the 2016 Dodge Dart GT model. Of the novelties, we can separate more and two new exterior colors. These are Torredo and Go Mango.
Upgraded security features from the 2014 model are even completed. The 2016 Dodge Dart is an earned the highest five-star overall safety rating from the NHTSA. Standard safety equipment on the 2016 Dart includes 10 airbags, anti-lock brakes, electronic stability control, rearview camera, engine immobilizer, and tire pressure monitoring. Optional safety equipment includes blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-path detection.
However, with all these changes are expected and a new engine and a new transmission. By all indications, these far-reaching changes we see only in 2017 models. The base 2016 Dart SE is equipped with 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine with 160 hp. The engine is mated to a six-speed manual transmission. The 2016 Dodge Dart SXT, Limited and GT are equipped with 184-hp 2.4 L four-cylinder with 184 hp. The third, but not least important engine is 1.4 L turbocharged engine with 160 hp. 2016 Dart Aero models are equipped with the same six-speed manual or dual-clutch automatic.
The new engine, new transmission, platform and major changes in the design of the model we will see in 2017 Dodge Dart. Along with the development of a new generation, the company is working on a high-performance model. The 2017 Dodge Dart SRT is expected on the market in December 2016.