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2013 Ford Focus

2013 Dodge Dart

  2013 Ford Focus 2013 Dodge Dart Rallye  -  Driven
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Invoice $15,269 $15,974
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Bottom Line Whether or not you consider the exciting new ST performance model, the 2013 Ford Focus lineup is evidence that small cars don't have to feel so appliance-like. Read Full Review Remember the Neon? The 2013 Dodge Dart brings some of the same passion back to Chrysler's compact-car lineup. Read Full Review
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  • Excellent handling and steering
  • Composed, refined ride
  • Focus ST is a hoot
  • Extroverted styling
  • MyFord Touch is unrivaled in this class


  • Instrument panel design robs space
  • Cluttered audio controls (base layout)
  • Moderate road noise
  • Somewhat pricier than other compacts


  • Distinctive, sporty styling
  • Surprising interior space
  • Comfortable seating position
  • Good outward visibility
  • Class-leading safety ratings


  • Anemic base engine
  • Tire roar on certain roads
  • Gas mileage only average
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