1980 Dodge Diplomat Review

1980 Dodge Diplomat 225 slant six from North America

Year of manufacture1980
First year of ownership1998
Most recent year of ownership1998
Engine and transmission 225 slant six Automatic
Performance marks 3 / 10
Reliability marks 7 / 10
Comfort marks 5 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 8 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
5.8 / 10
Distance when acquired97000 miles
Most recent distance99000 miles
Previous carMercury Marquis Brougham

Summary:

Nothing more than a comfortable general family sedan

Faults:

Nothing more than regular maintenance.

General Comments:

Slant six engine with single barrel carburettor had very poor accleration, but it was a reliable car.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Don't Know

Review Date: 14th December, 2000

Average review marks: 5.8 / 10, based on 1 review