1996 Dodge Neon
The 1996 Neon is available in six models - (Base) Neon, Highline and Sport sedans, (Base) Neon, Highline and Sport coupes. New for 1996,... Read More
The 1996 Neon is available in six models - (Base) Neon, Highline and Sport sedans, (Base) Neon, Highline and Sport coupes. New for 1996, the Base coupe enters the Dodge line-up and has an optional Competition Package which increases its sportiness as a coupe. Safety features include halogen headlamps, tinted glass and variable intermittent wipers. Standard features include visor vanity mirrors, cloth/vinyl high back bucket seats and touring suspension. The Highline upgrades the Base by adding bodyside moldings, cloth/vinyl low back bucket seats and an AM/FM stereo. The Sport is the top of the line Neon and features power door locks and windows, rear window defogger, fog lamps, tilt steering wheel and a tachometer gauge. Minimize
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79 Reviews from Epinions.com
Jun 2, 2004
1996 Dodge Neon - Not Just Cute For Customizers
Pros: Quick, responsive handling, phenomenal fuel efficiency, aerodynamically superior, broad aftermarket support
Cons: Poor interior build quality, notorious head gasket on certain Neons, hit-or-miss reliability
Awesome car. Yes, everything rattles - I built it for power. A great car for tuners and hotrodders to work on, and still a great value for moms. Read More at Epinions.com
Aug 23, 2000
I loved my Skittle
Pros: excellent car, great look, fun to drive
Cons: I had to let her go : ( Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 17, 1999
A great little car...
Pros: mpg, reliability, handling
Cons: windows Read More at Epinions.com
Jul 9, 2000
The best car I've ever owned.
Pros: tons of space
Cons: no rear speakers, bad radio Read More at Epinions.com
Apr 29, 2000
Fast, Fun, Reliable
Pros: Fast, Fuel efficient, Reliable...
My Neon ACR (competition package) is fun, efficient and has been absolutely reliable. Maintain it well and it won't let you down. Read More at Epinions.com
Apr 9, 2000
Pros: Power, reliable, gas mileage, speakers
Cons: Frameless windows Read More at Epinions.com
Feb 6, 2000
Mar 22, 2000
Love my Dodge Neon!
Pros: good gas mileage, affordable, reliable, easily maintained, inexpensive to fix, lots of room, great interior.
Cons: wacky colors, '96's come in matte colors only - for better colors go with the newer models Read More at Epinions.com
Jan 12, 2000
a car we finally love
Pros: tough body, cools and warms quickly, child safety locks, smooth riding and lots of power
Cons: small trunk space and very little leg room in back Read More at Epinions.com
Jan 29, 2001
all cars are trouble at times, this one is worth it.
Pros: lots of room, even for big man. comfortable seats. lots of power
Cons: maintenance, but covered by chrysler if pursued. cabin noise.
make sure you choose a good one. do your homework, and you'll be happy. neons are great economically, and fun to drive, from 16 to 61. Read More at Epinions.com
Jul 29, 2007
Takes a beating and keeps on going!
Pros: Runs well despite repeated lack of maintenance.
Cons: Peeling paint, transmission is beginning to fail.
I would recommend this car, especially if it has been well-maintained. Read More at Epinions.com