’09 Price Range
$16,290-24,670

’08 Price Range
$14,560-21,055

Body Styles
SE, SXT, R/T, SRT4 4-door hatchback

Drive Configuration
Front

Engines
1.8L I-4; 2.0L I-4; 2.4L I-4; 2.4L Turbocharged I-4

Transmissions
M-5, M-6, CVT

Assembly Location
Belvidere, IL

What’s New for ’09

  • The interior is quieter, thanks to new sound-deadening insulation in the floor and engine compartment and a re-tuned exhaust system.
  • SE models equipped with the 1.8L I-4 and 5-speed manual transmission boast increased fuel-economy ratings.
  • New standard features include a new Dodge badge added to the liftgate, antilock brakes and body-color door handles on SXT models and a premium sound system on the SXT Sport.
  • A total of five new option packages are available for various trim levels.
  • The high-performance SRT4 variant is bolstered with standard Sirius satellite radio and reconfigurable vehicle performance display, optional leather seats and additional features added to existing option packages, including front side airbags and GPS system.

Related Information

All 2009 U.S. Models

2009 U.S. Model Specifications