First gen cars were the Dodge Daytonas, and Chrysler Lasers 84-86. In 1990 "Laser" came back as the Plymouth Laser, part of the Diamond Star cars, Laser, Eclipse, and Talon.TurboPacifica said:First gen Daytonas and Plymouth Lasers were the same car. 1984? to 1986
after they stopped making them Chrysler recycled the name to another car.