Pricing for 2013 Dodge Dart was revealed on Monday through a status update on Chrysler Communications Facebook page. Below we have listed the prices for 5 Dart trims, but so far, the company is keeping quiet about rumors of its performance oriented SRT variant: the Dodge Dart SE is available for the price of $16,790, the Dodge Dart SXT for $18,790, the Dodge Dart Rallye for $19,790, the Dodge Dart Limited for $20,790 and the Dodge Dart R/T for $23,290.
The 2013 Dodge Dart is likely to be in dealer showrooms by June; however you will have to wait till the 3rd quarter if you have your heart set on R/T version. The company has announced the pricing for its all-new Dodge Dart with a Starting price of $15,995. Pioneering car delivers on Innovative Features, Style, Value and Great Driving Experience. It also offers outstanding and hits the mark with benefits and features never before seen in a compact vehicle.
The 2013 Dodge Dart will be available in five different well-equipped trims and will provide unparalleled customization, best-in class safety features and breakthrough amenities and technology usually found in pricier vehicle segments. Developed and designed on the world-class architecture, it provides 3 fuel-efficient, powerful and technologically advanced powerplants, including the 1.4L MultiAir Turbo.
The 2013 Dodge Dart leverages the world-class DNA and architecture of Alfa Romeo and infuses it with Dodge design and passion, creating a fun-to-drive, agile compact vehicle with midsize levels of interior spaciousness and unmatched technology, style, customization and safety. It brings this technology and style to market starting at a United States Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price of $15,995 (excluding destination), providing a scrupulously contemporary car, which is marvelously developed and designed with attention to detail, precision craftsmanship and high-quality materials.
Mr. Reid Bigland, Chief Executive Officer and President at Dodge stated that the 2013 Dodge Dart is a pioneering vehicle, providing benefits and features never before found in a compact vehicle. With class leading safety, style, technology, interior levels of roominess and customization, it perfectly combines Dodge style and passion and Alfa Romeo DNA into an all-new car which customers will be proud to look forward to driving and own.
Equipped with class leading safety features, clever functionality and innovative technology, the 2013 Dodge Dart sets a new standard in the compact car class by providing unmatched roominess, personalization, functionality, fun-to-drive dynamics and style. The Dart SE provides customers an elegant new vehicle, which breaks the mold of a usual compact car, while providing great value. Motivation for the SE comes from a Tigershark inline four-cylinder 2.0-liter 16-valve powerplant, which is good for pulsating class-leading 160 horsepower with 148 pound feet of torque. The engine is teamed up with a 6-speed manual or automatic transmission.
Standard features include class leading safety features like four wheel disc antilock brakes, 10 standard air bags, electronic stability control (ESC), traction control and brake assist. The 2013 Dodge Dart separates itself from the competition with distinctive style and world class aerodynamics with LED taillamps, standard projector headlamps, laminated windshield and body color crosshair grille. The interior gets six-way manual driver seat with height adjuster, a premium soft-touch instrument panel with bright accents, power windows, unique ‘Denim’ cloth seats, AM/FM CD with MP3 and more.
The 2013 Dodge Dart SXT includes standard equipments of SE model plus power body color mirrors and door locks; 17-inch aluminum wheels; six-speakers; remote keyless entry; 60/40 split folding rear seat, security alarm, air conditioning with micron filter, sliding armrest and more.
Shoppers can tailor their SXT with a wide array of options, including Garmin navigation, the class-exclusive 8.4-inch touch screen, rear backup camera, in-seat storage, a 506-watt sound system and power sunroof.
The Dodge Dart Rallye adds a tailored look to the Dart with a choice of four interior shades –Diesel with Light Diesel Grey, Black with Light Diesel Grey, Diesel Grey with Citrus Peel or Black with Ruby Red and distinctive performance rear and front fascias. It includes all the standard equipments of SXT model as well as black headlamp bezels; unique black front fascia accents; class exclusive integrated dual exhaust with bright exhaust tips; projector fog lamps; speed control; leather wrapped steering wheel; trip computer, steering wheel audio controls and more.
The 2013 Dodge Dart Limited symbolizes the ultimate in luxury with midsize levels of class-leading safety and technology and interior roominess, all for $20,000 MSRP. Standard on Dart Limited include standard equipments of SXT plus 8.4-inch Uconnect touch screen with rear backup camera; unique bright grille and door handles; floating island bezel; class-exclusive 7-inch TFT (Thin Film Transistor) reconfigurable instrument cluster display; 10-way power driver seat; projector fog lamps; active grille shutters; automatic headlamps; premium accent stitching on instrument panel and more.
Limited shoppers can indulge in a variety of class exclusive features such as Garmin navigation, premium Nappa leather with heated steering wheel, polished aluminum wheels and rear cross path detection.
The Dart R/T pays homage to the heritage of R/T badge with distinctive performance characteristics and styling, which cater to the performance aficionado with discriminating taste.
It is propelled by a 2.4 liter four-cylinder Tigershark MultiAir 2 engine that generates 184 horsepower with 171 pound feet of torque. This engine is mated to manual six-speed transmission or automatic six-speed with AutoStick. It features sport suspension with frequency sensing damping shocks; 18-inch aluminum wheels; black headlamp bezels; unique performance front fascia with Hyper Black grille and black accents; R/T-unique premium Nappa perforated leather seats; integrated dual exhaust with bright exhaust tips; heated seats; dual- zone automatic temperature control; class-exclusive heated steering wheel and more.
Shoppers can also improve their R/T with Keyless Enter ‘n Go, class exclusive Hyper Black aluminum wheels, a 506-watt sound system and HID Headlamps, to name just a few features.
Production of the 2013 Dodge Dart will begin at Belvidere (Ill.) Assembly Plant of Chrysler Group in the 2nd quarter 2012 and will start arriving in United States dealer showrooms in June 2012.