The 2015 Dodge Dart blends European driving elegance with American design as well as must-have features. The Dodge Dart provides 3 various 4-cylinder engines, 5 different versions ranging from a budget-conscious SE to a more luxurious Limited, as well as numerous class-exclusive modern technologies. With front-wheel drive, great gas economy– especially the Dart Aero model– and superb safety and security ratings, the Dodge Dart has a whole lot going for it.
What’s New for 2015 Dodge Dart
The 2015 Dodge Dart’s touchscreen adds Android mobile phone compatibility for Bluetooth phones and also streaming songs, along with USB connectivity to play music from the tool. The CD player is no more typical on all designs and also is now a stand-alone alternative readily available on particular trimmings. The 2.4-liter engine is now readily available with Partial Zero Emissions Vehicle (PZEV) requirements in the 14 California Air Resources Board (CARB) states.
The Dodge Dart makes a nice first impression, with padded areas, dashboard sewing and available flares of multicolored trim. We extremely suggest springing for the offered 8.4-inch touchscreen infotainment user interface, which you can acquire with or without a gps system. In Darts without this user interface, the conventional stereo head unit awkwardly plugs right into the same place, reinforcing the notion that you missed out on something better.
The 2015 Dodge Dart is a five-passenger small sedan offered in 5 trim levels: SE, SXT, Aero, GT and Limited.
The base SE comes sparsely geared up with 16-inch steel wheels, power home windows, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, height-adjustable front seats, cloth furniture, a folding rear seat, and a four-speaker sound system with a CD gamer, an MP3 gamer and an auxiliary audio jack.
The optional Convenience Group includes underbody wind resistant improvements, active grille shutters, body-color door takes care of, power mirrors and also secures, keyless entry, trip command, air-conditioning, steering-wheel sound commands, Bluetooth phone and sound connectivity, and a USB port.
The SXT acquires lots of the Convenience Group features as common (the USB port, energetic grille shutters and underbody enhancements are not included), and after that includes 16-inch aluminum wheels, automated headlights, updated towel upholstery and also interior trim, a 60/40-split-folding back seat, a sliding front armrest, a rear seat armrest with cupholder and a six-speaker stereo.
The fuel-economy-themed Aero has all the SXT’s typical tools (minus the auxiliary audio jack, CD gamer, rear seat armrest and 60/40-split rear seat), and also includes low-rolling-resistance tires (16-inch), energetic grille shutters, underbody wind resistant improvements and also the Technology Group.
The Dart GT includes the SXT’s devices, together with the Technology Group, Cold Weather Group as well as the Aero’s wind resistant enhancements. It likewise obtains 18-inch wheels, foglamps, dual exhaust ideas, keyless ignition and entry, an even sportier suspension calibration than you get with the Rallye package deal, various exterior trim, dual-zone automated environment control, leather furniture, a six-way power vehicle driver seat (with four-way power lumbar adjustment), an auto-dimming rearview mirror, a soft-touch control panel and also ambient interior illumination. A variation of the Sun/Sound Group with simply the sunroof and Alpine audio system is optional on the GT.
The Dart Limited has all the GT’s tools (minus the exhaust suggestions) yet goes back to 17-inch wheels and the Rallye bundle’s suspension tune. It likewise possesses remote ignition, a sunroof, a gps system (optional on all various other trims yet the SE), real-time traffic, perforated natural leather furniture as well as chrome exterior trim. The Alpine stereo is a stand-alone choice.
Both the Limited and GT can be furnished with the Technology Group, which adds xenon headlights, automated high-beam control, automated wipers, rear vehicle parking sensors, a blind-spot warning system as well as a back cross-traffic alert system.
All trims are available with a Mopar Interior package deal that includes a freight internet, all-weather floor mats, a cargo tray as well as unique door sill guards. Offered Mopar Exterior bundles include special body cladding.
3 engines are available for the 2015 Dodge Dart. The base SE model comes with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 160 hp and 148 pound-feet of torque. In Edmunds performance testing, a manual-equipped Dart with this engine accelerated from zero to 60 mph in 9.9 seconds, a slow time for a compact sedan in this price range.
A base 2015 Dodge Dart SE starts with a MSRP of concerning $17,500 including destination fees, yet truthfully, you should simply miss right over that model as well as head for the $19,500 Dart SXT, which not simply supplies more basic tools, however avails you to choices like navigation and also satellite radio.
Fuel-conscious Aero buyers as well as sporty-driving GT buyers will certainly pay about $21,000 for their Dart models, while those seeking a compact-luxury sedan could select the Limited for around $24,000. A totally packed Dart will set you back around $26,000,.