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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

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1956 Dodge Coronet
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A
2 listings nationwide

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2016 Dodge Dart
Aero FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$11,437
16 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1956 Dodge Coronet
Base
No Expert Reviews
2016 Dodge Dart
Aero FWD
Aaron Cole Test Drive Review:

The 2016 Dodge Dart is the king (or queen) of big compacts with a large exterior that rivals that of some midsize sedans. With a lot of metal to haul around, the Dart may not be the qu...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 6
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1956 Dodge Coronet
Base
5
writes:
all around good got you where you had to go, plus it was a convertible so i had lots of friends
Looks/Style Ranked 1964 Dodge Dart worse.
"both are good 56 doge had the 57 Chevy style a year early PLUS Pontiacs split grille so yeah."
Would Buy Ranked 1964 Dodge Dart worse.
"Is buy the both back both were great and had over 100k miles before i moved on"
2016 Dodge Dart
Aero FWD
355
writes:
Such a great car for the price handles like a dream plenty of power and does excellent on fuel would definitel...
10
writes:
Sporty, Pickup, cool riding.Smooth ride.
Looks/Style Ranked 2016 Nissan Altima 2.5 S worse.
"Very cool and low to the ground for a sport car value ride. Altima is for very safe family man."
Back Seats Ranked 2016 Nissan Altima 2.5 S worse.
"Leg room and but gripping seats in the Dodge, Nissan back seat is very boxy."
40
writes:
Very responsive and nice take off power

Specs

1956 Dodge Coronet
Base
2016 Dodge Dart
Aero FWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain --
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City --
28 MPG
28 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
40 MPG
41 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- 13.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power --
160 hp @ 5,500 RPM
160 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque --
184 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
184 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
Cylinders --
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
9.8:1
9.8:1
Displacement --
1,400 cc
1,400 cc
Bore x Stroke --
2.83 in x 3.31 in
2.83 in x 3.31 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning -- Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 5 seats
Front Legroom -- 42.2 in
Back Legroom -- 35.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 13.1 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length -- 183.9 in
Width -- 72 in
Height -- 57.7 in
Wheelbase -- 106.4 in

Available Options

1956 Dodge Coronet
Base
2016 Dodge Dart
Aero FWD

Exterior Colors

  • B5 Blue Pearlcoat
  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Go Mango
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Laser Blue Pearlcoat
  • Pitch Black Clearcoat
  • Redline 2-Coat Pearl
  • TorRed
  • True Blue Pearlcoat

Option Packages

  • Radio: 8.4 NAV
  • Radio: 8.4 Navigation
  • Mopar Interior Manual Transmission Package
  • Mopar Black/Red/Gray Dart Graphic
  • Mopar Full Hood Black/Red Stripe
  • Mopar Roof/Hood Dual Black Stripes
  • Painted Black Satin Graphics Package
  • Quick Order Package 26F Turbo
  • Transmission: 6-Speed Dual Dry Clutch Auto (C633)

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