As a Dart driver, I do think you might like it, given some powertrain changes. (If someone offers to import a 2.0L Dart for you, kindly decline unless you don't mind some sluggish acceleration here or there.). That's why it slightly confused me when FIAT decided to keep its Dart version, the Viaggio, China-only…

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No matter how completely illogical and financially unwise the notion, my heart still hoped for a brief second that FIAT would use the ProMaster as the first step in bringing over the entire Professional line, Strada included.

Seems Mopar has made its special Dart. Only 500 to be built, 1.4L turbo engine and 6-speed manual only power train option. Minor ground effects, bit lighter wheels, performance tires, blue seats (and blued up interior), better-sounding exhaust, different brakes, steering ratio adjusted a little, and suspension dropped…

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Learned to drive stick in my friend's dad's 1994 Saturn SL1, almost exactly like the one pictured. It was his dad's, but he borrowed it frequently to attend extra-curriculars, and one day we finished up early so he taught me stick driving in our high school's parking lot.