United Cars Almana (UCA), the authorised Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge dealership in Qatar, has announced the launch of the all-new 2017 Dodge Neon in Qatar.
The new vehicle is Dodge’s first compact car in the Middle East in five years, offering a “high-value proposition and a full array of standard safety features”, according to a statement from UCA.
Powered by a “fuel-efficient” 1.6-litre four-cylinder engine, coupled to a six-speed automatic gearbox, the Dodge Neon brings “unique levels of standard features” to the region’s compact sedan segment.
“It is exciting to be launching the new Dodge Neon in Qatar. Being the first vehicle they have introduced to the Middle East to step into a growing segment, there is significant hype around it. Given its features and specifications, the engine size of 1.6L and 6-speed automatic transmission, this interest is expected to continue through next year,” said Gurdeep Singh Multani, general manager (operations) at UCA. “The new compact sedan will provide high levels of comfort, extra space and value for money with a very competitive price, starting from QR59,900 only.”
While “innovation and standout styling” is at the heart of the Dodge Neon, the brand’s signature cross-hair grille remains a key feature, complemented by a rounded front fascia and swept back head and tail lights that echo the muscular appearance of the Charger and
The interior and cargo space has been designed to provide additional storage and space, while comfortably sitting five adults with a 520-litre boot, and various features throughout for additional storage. The use of high-quality soft materials, finished with chrome highlights, sets new standards - offering optional fabrics and LED interior lighting.
“Functionality and convenience play a vital part of technological inclusions, with easy-to-use controls mounted on the steering wheel, allowing full concentration on the road. With the award-winning U-Connect infotainment system, Bluetooth streaming and easy-to-navigate icons to navigate through media outlets and functions such as radio, climate, media and USB ports, accessing entertainment and keeping in touch with friends and family has never been easier,” the statement added.
In addition to its front McPherson struts and rear twist beam suspension, providing comfort and stability, the modern rigid body structure and chassis, the Dodge Neon features ABS, ESC with roll over mitigation, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System and Hill Holder.
Driver and front-seat airbags are supported with curtain and seat-side airbags, contributing to the safety of passengers. The addition of child seat anchors heightens its safety levels.