There are a lot of features, some of them are new that are set in 2016 Dodge Dart, but the most important one is about the engine. For those who love running their car, the first thing to see of a vehicle is what under the hood is. For this new Dodge Dart, the base of 4 cylinder engine is installed. Although some reviewers said that it feels lack of power when it runs in highway speed, still, it presents comfortable driving. Sharp steering system makes the run more fun.
With these Dodge Dart specs, it is believed that this sedan is ready to match its competitors. They are Ford Focus and the Mazda 3. The more important of that is that you need also see some optional engines that power the car. 2 liter engine is collaborated with 4 cylinder engine and produces 160 horsepower. The turbocharged 1.4 L engine also works with 4 cylinder engine creates the same power, 160 hp. Then, it is surprising to have the 184 horsepower with the 2.4 liter 4 cylinder engine. The standard transmission is 6 speed manual transmissions. However, you can also have the 6 speed automatic transmission.
With the turbocharged engine, an excellent achievement has been proved. The new Dodge Dart earns 28/41 mpg for the city/highway driving. In its class, it is categorized as the best estimation. In other hand, some critics come. The acceleration is so low. It is not better than what the Mazda 3 and Honda Civic Si do for the acceleration. However, different experience presented by the turbocharged engine was noted. This engine has a perfect fast respond.
To manage its power, agile handling is reported to be better than its rival, the Mazda 3. This is because the Dodge Dart adapted the European style driving dynamics. It is completed with sharp steering. The European suspension, solid chassis, responsive handling and excellent steering of the Dodge Dart models are the reasons of perfect braking and handling.