Chrysler joins gas mileage wars with Dodge Dart Aero

by Colin Bird and Chris Woodyard
October 7, 2012

Ford and General Motors both have “eco” versions of their smallest cars, models designed to squeeze even more gas savings out of them by using special tires, underbody panels and other tricks. Now Chrysler’s Dodge brand will have one, too…

When it comes to boasting, Dart Arrow get about the same fuel economy as Chevrolet Cruze Eco (26/39 mpg), 2013 Ford Focus SFE (28/40 mpg) and the 2013 Mazda3 (28/40 mpg) when all are equipped with an automatic transmission.

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