Chrysler to change Dodge Dart production launch date to ‘avoid being jinxed’ on April Fool’s Day

April Fool’s day has a lot of superstition that comes along with the day that’s full of jokes. Fiat and Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne now says that he may shift the date of the Dodge Dart’s production launch of April 1 to ‘avoid being jinxed’ by an April Fool’s day kick off.

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Marchionne on Tuesday called the Dodge Dart “a huge step forward in terms of moving the brand into the American heartland.”

Refresher: Power for the 2013 Dodge Dart comes from a 2.0 liter Tigershark engine, a 16-valve 160-h MultiAir turbo unit and a new 16-valve 2.4 liter Tigershark MultAir 4-cylinder making 184-hp. Transmission choices include a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed dual dry clutch (DDCT) automatic.

– By: Omar Rana

Source: Detroit News