New For 2012: 'This Isn't Your Father's Dodge Dart'
Wed, 01/11/2012 - 00:01 EDT - NPR - National Public Radio (Business News)
Chrysler unveiled the 2013 Dodge Dart at the North American Auto Show on Monday. The resurrection is part of the company's overall revitalization, but the new stylized, gas-sipping Dart is a far cry from the sturdy mainstay of the 1960s and '70s.» E-Mail This» Add to Del.icio.us
A recent article in the New York Times noted the first fruits of the Chrysler and Fiat merger (see A Merger Once Scoffed At Bears Fruit in Detroit and Will the Dodge Dart be a high-caliber replacement?).
The North American International Auto Show opens this week in Detroit. For Chrysler and General Motors, this is the post-bankruptcy auto show where the companies need to persuade potential customers that more than $60 billion in federal bailout money was well spent.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us
If the new Dodge Dart sells anything like the original, Chrysler will have the small-car hit it needs.The reinvented compact, which debuts at the Detroit auto show Monday, is nothing like its predecessor ...