2016 Dodge Dart

The 2016 Dodge Dart SE is a continuation of Dodge’s compact sedan line, one that continues to offer generous power and performance since its introduction in 2012. To understand the performance and handling of the Dodge Dart line, one must first understand the outstanding engineering lineage from which the Dart arises.Over eighteen months of design and engineering went into designing the Dodge Dart, with the goal of producing a compact sedan that has the handling of a European style car with the capabilities demanded by the modern North American driver. Not just another sedan, the Dodge Dart is a car that is not only affordable but has the underpinnings of a true performance vehicle.

The Basics

This four door sedan comes complete with the 2.0 Liter Tigershark engine with variable valve technology to make it one of the top performing engines in its class. A 16-valve, four-cylinder engine which produces 160-horsepower and 148 foot pounds of torque means the 2016 Dodge Dart, has the power to deal with inter city traffic or the open highway. With the Tigershark coupled to the standard six speed manual transmission or the optional six speed automatic transmission, the Dodge Dart SE can easily respond to any demand.

Starting at a list price of 16,995, the Dodge Dart SE is the entry point to Dodge’s compact sedan line. The most equipped Dart is the Dart Limited and has a starting MSRP of $24,395.

Fuel Economy

In many cars, power is a trade off in fuel economy, but that is not the case with the 2016 Dodge Dart SE. The car’s aerodynamic design has undergone hours of wind tunnel testing to help produce a powerful compact sedan that gets 25 MPG city and 36 MPG highway.
The Dart SE also has the option to add active grill shutters to further improve fuel economy. 16-inch tires offer a perfect balance between fuel economy and performance, while at the same time giving the driver plenty of handling and control.


The aerodynamic design of the Dart results in a sleek and modern look. That design, along with the crosshair style grill and racetrack style rear lights, makes the Dart SE an attractive and stylish automobile. The 2016 Dodge Dart SE has the option of five different colors and all models come with LED tail lights, for long lasting dependability.

The interior of the Dart SE is roomy and modern. The Dart SE is specifically designed with a driver centric console and driver panel, giving the driver the most visibility and reach possible. The surfaces are ergonomic and provided with soft touch material for more comfort and all SE models have premium cloth seating and accent stitching.
Modern features include a 12-volt auxiliary power outlet, power windows, a rear view mirror with a microphone, speed sensitive power display, and an outside temperature display. Additionally, there is a covered floor console providing extra room for cargo.


All Dodge’s are backed by a 3-year or 36,000-mile limited warranty, 5-year or 100,000-mile powertrain warranty and 5 years or 100,000 miles of roadside assistance.
The 2016 Dodge Dart SE packs the power and performance of a race car with the capabilities and functionality of a family car. A stylish interior and exterior combined with a powerful engine that delivers great fuel economy and handling makes the Dodge Dart a perfect car for many. Affordable and comfortable, the 2016 Dodge Dart SE is an excellent balance of price and performance while providing the long term comforts expected in a modern sedan.

Looking for a 2016 Dodge Dart?

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