The 2013 Dodge Dart GT is once again open for ordering. Essentially a Dart Limited with a tighter suspension, appearance package, and the all-important 2.4 liter TigerShark engine, Dart GT is thousands of dollars less expensive than the Dart R/T that was originally shown and planned. The car uses the same automatic and manual transmissions as the base Darts with the 2-liter Chrysler engine. While Reid Bigland said that the 2014 models (expected to be substantially altered in terms of models and trim, but not in appearance or function) may have the 2.4 on models other than GT, they presumably would not have the GT’s revised suspension, which Ralph Gilles said made the Dart feel similar to SRT8 cars. The 2.0 and 2.4 were originally a joint design with Hyundai, Mitsubishi, and Mercedes; the Chrysler implementation was slammed by critics as being peaky and noisy. The 2.0 has been somewhat..
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