The 2012 Dodge
Caliber is a versatile five-door compact vehicle with a distinctive
coupe-like profile that projects the strength, stance and
functionality of a sport-utility vehicle (SUV) but at the price of a
compact sedan. With highway fuel economy of up to 32 miles per gallon
(mpg) and a starting price of $17,380 (excluding $750 destination)
the 2012 Dodge Caliber offers consumers a small-footprint vehicle
with the right amount of attitude that's also fun to drive.
A simplified model lineup for 2012 includes Caliber SE, SXT and SXT Plus models. Calibration improvements to the available continuously variable transmission II (CVT2) provide drivers with better launch acceleration, smoother deceleration, improved pedal responsiveness and reduced engine noise.
want a sensible, fun ride will find that the 2012 Dodge Caliber SE
model has everything they want. It offers consumers value, efficiency
and safety coupled with many standard, innovative and useful
features, proving that practical doesn't have to be boring.
Performance for VA Dodge Drivers
At our Virginia
Dodge dealer, the new Dodge Caliber is powered by the
fuel-efficient 2.0-liter dual overhead cam (DOHC) I-4 World Gas
Engine with dual variable-valve timing (VVT) that produces 158
horsepower (118 kW) and 141 lb.-ft. (191 N?m) of torque and is
mated to a five-speed manual transmission.
is rated by the EPA at an estimated 32 miles per gallon (mpg) on the
highway. Standard features include air conditioning, Chill Zone™
beverage cooler, active head restraints, advanced multistage front
driver and passenger air bags, supplemental all-row side curtain air
bags, anti-lock front disc and rear drum brakes, electronic stability
control, Brake assist and halogen headlamps.
Other features include
the hill-start Assist, illuminated cup holders, remote keyless entry,
Media Center 130 CD/MP3 radio, 15-inch wheel covers, power heated
mirrors, power windows, power locks, rear 60/40 fold-flat seat,
fold-flat load floor storage, rearview automatic-dimming mirror, rear
window defroster, rear window wiper/washer. Available Sentry Key®
theft-deterrent system, sliding front center armrest, speed control,
tilt steering column, tire-pressure warning light and five-speed