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Dart starts production

by David Zatz on

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The Dodge Dart has finally entered official production. After it was delayed past January, insiders told Allpar that the target date was near the end of April (before some outlets ran stories about how April 1 was the target date, which as far as we know was never the case.) The first true production cars appeared to have rolled off the line today, May 7.

The first vehicle off the line was a red Dodge Dart Rallye with a black and red interior, powered by a 1.4-liter engine with manual transmission. Optional features included a rear camera and sunroof.

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David Zatz founded Allpar in 1998 (based on a site he had begun in 1993-94), after years of writing reviews for retail trades. He has been quoted by the New York Times, the Daily Telegraph, the Detroit News, and USA Today. Before making Allpar a full-time career, he was a consultant in organizational psychology. You can reach him by using our contact form (much preferred) or by calling (313) 766-2304

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