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2016 Dodge Dart vs. 2018 Hyundai Sonata Review

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Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will feel a little more squished in the Dodge Dart than in the Hyundai Sonata, due to the Dodge Dart's smaller rear head- and legroom. The Hyundai Sonata will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Dodge Dart.

Convenience
The Hyundai Sonata requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Dodge Dart, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Dodge Dart will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Hyundai Sonata. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Dodge Dart is much higher than that for the Hyundai Sonata.

Dimensions
The Dodge Dart is a little narrower than the Hyundai Sonata, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. The Dodge Dart is slightly shorter than the Hyundai Sonata, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Dodge Dart transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Hyundai Sonata.

Performance
The Dodge Dart has less horsepower than the Hyundai Sonata, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Dodge Dart and the Hyundai Sonata.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Dodge Dart is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Hyundai Sonata.

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2016 Dodge
Dart

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MSRP*: $16,995 - $24,395

2018 Hyundai
Sonata

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MSRP*: $22,050 - $32,450
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City MPG: 22 - 28 23 - 28
Highway MPG: 33 - 41 32 - 37
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $16,895 - $24,010 $21,141 - $30,593

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.