Compact-car buyers looking for upscale style and fuel efficiency need look no further. The 2011 Dodge Caliber Uptown provides a posh package of amenities in a fuel-efficient, useful vehicle that offers safety and security without sacrificing practicality. It is well equipped with premium features — nine Boston Acoustics speakers, including subwoofer, touring suspension, leather-wrapped steering wheel and leather-trimmed bucket seats.
Consumers have a choice of powertrains: the 2.0-liter World Gas Engine or the 2.4-liter World Gas Engine that produces 172 horsepower.
Customers who want more performance with sporty style and attitude, both inside and out, can get their performance nicely packaged in the 2011 Dodge Caliber Heat. With a sport-tuned suspension, Auto Stick, 18-inch polished-aluminum wheels, four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, performance steering, sport appearance group, a choice of either the 2.0-liter four-cylinder World Gas Engine or the 2.4-liter VVT World Gas Engine mated to either the CVT2 or the five-speed manual transmission, the Caliber Heat is spirited transportation with maximum versatility.
The 2011 Dodge Caliber Rush is a performance-oriented compact vehicle that doesn’t sacrifice safety or functionality. It has many standard features, including a unique five-speed manual transmission mated to the 2.4-liter World Gas Engine, an SRT-designed spoiler, heated front seats, sport suspension and all-season performance tires.
Dodge Caliber’s available two World Gas Engine offerings (2.0-and 2.4-liter) provide class-leading horsepower (158 and 172 horsepower, respectively). They produce more power, better fuel economy and smoother, quieter operation.
Base model estimated mpg: 23/31
Estimated starting price: $16,880
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