WKYC-TV reports that when Norman Gurley was pulled over for allegedly speeding in Lorain County, Ohio on Tuesday, State Highway Patrol officers arrested him for having a hidden compartment on his car, charged with a felony despite the fact that he was not violating drug, weapon or any other contraband laws. Gurley thus became the first […]
While the lister of this 1961 Dodge Dart Seneca for sale on Hemmings.com describes it as a trailer queen – and it certainly gleams top, bottom, inside, and out after its full restoration – it also appears ready to hit the highway, with big brakes and reasonable updates including radial tires and an electronic ignition. […]
My younger brother bought a Dodge Dart earlier this summer. It's a basic SXT, in Maximum Steel Metallic, with the 2.0-liter engine, a six-speed automatic transmission and not a whole lot else. Unfortunately, at the time, the Dart was one of the few cars in the compact class I'd never driven. Show More Summary
Improperly-installed side airbags are the cause of the recall.
Carlos Osorio/APA Dodge Challenger, left, and a Dodge Dart are on display at a dealership in suburban Bloomfield Hills, Mich. By TOM KRISHER DETROIT -- Chrysler's U.S. sales rose a surprising 16 percent in November, a sign that the auto...Show More Summary
Could there be a car that could lead us to forgive Chrysler for the unloved Dodge Caliber? Yes, and it's called the 2014 Fiat Ottimo. This is the hatchback version of the Fiat Viaggio - a Fiat-badged Dodge Dart - that we heard aboutShow More Summary
Fiat debuted the Ottimo at the 2013 Guangzhou Auto show. The five-door hatchback is based on the same platform as the Dodge Dart and Fiat Viaggio sedan and it will be assembled alongside the Viaggio by the joint venture between Fiat and Guangzhou Automobile Group, doubling production at that plant in southern China. The […]
This is the Fiat Ottimo, which is a China-only rebadge of the Dodge Dart. The hatchback just debuted at the Guangzhou Auto Show and it looks pretty sweet. Read more...
The fact that the Dart's launch has been a pretty dismal affair isn't what we'd call secret. Judging by its mounting inventories and poor critical reception, Dodge's successor to its unloved Caliber has struggled since it hit the market. Show More Summary
A new report suggests Chrysler is working to shoehorn a V6 into the Dart.
A non-boosted 2.4-liter four-cylinder mated to a conventional automatic is supposed to be the powertrain fix for the Dodge Dart in 2014 that will get the car on more people's shopping lists. But that might change if Chrysler engineers stick a V6 up front soon. Read more...
Posted on 11.7.2013 14:00 by Simona The final model updated with the Scat Package for the 2013 SEMA Show — alongside the Challenger and Charger — is the 2014 Dart. The new Scat Package was built as a tribute to the original Scat Pack launched in 1968, and comes just in time for its 45th anniversary. Show More Summary
www.ZerCustoms.com - Dodge revealed at this year's SEMA show the Scat packages for the Challenger, th... [...]
Dodge has revealed what it calls Scat Package Stage Kits that enhance the performance of the Charger and the Challenger equipped with the 5.7-liter V8, and the Dart equipped with the turbocharged 2.4-liter inline four-cylinder engine. Show More Summary
Dodge buyers looking for that extra performance edge, take note: Mopar is bringing back the Scat Pack. Announced at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas today, the new Scat Packages will be available in three stages for the Challenger, Charger...Show More Summary
Remember the Fiat Viaggio, the Dodge Dart clone that was supposed to be the brand’s breakthrough product in China? The compact sedan has missed its sales targets by as much as 60 percent, and now Fiat is hoping that local production of the Jeep Cherokee can help fill some of their plant’s capacity and capitalize […]
1968 Dodge Hemi Dart Lighweight. Photos by Justin Shaffer, courtesy Mecum Auctions. In the closing years of the 1960s, the Chrysler corporation offered a limited number of Hurst-built Plymouth Barracudas and Dodge Darts equipped with the 426-cu.in. Hemi V-8 engine, officially “for use in supervised acceleration trials,” an officious way of saying that the cars […]
We’ve always heard stories about cars coming from the factory with mismatched badging or trim from side to side, but have only come across a few actual examples, like this 1961 Dodge Dart Phoenix (or is it a Pioneer?) for sale on Hemmings.com. All in all, it appears a minor flub having different badges on […]