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Assembly Location

Belvidere, IL

'08 Price Range


'07 Price Range


Body Styles

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

Drive Configuration

Front, All-wheel


1.8L I-4; 2.0L I-4; 2.4L I-4; 2.4L Turbo I-4


M-5, CVT

What's New for '08

  • Interior revisions on all models include chrome door handles, lock knobs, and chrome accents on ventilation-system controls, radio knobs, and cluster rings.
  • 17-in. aluminum wheels, soft tonneau cover, stain- and odor-resistant seat fabric, floor mats, speed control and cabin air filtration system (when equipped with air conditioning) are standard on the SXT.
  • The SXT is available with a Sport package, which adds fog lamps, leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, and Sirius satellite radio.
  • The R/T variant now comes standard with heated front seats, Sirius satellite radio, a Boston Acoustics premium sound system, MusicGate Power Sound Group and floor mats.
  • The powertrain has been re-calibrated across the lineup featuring improved noise, vibration and harshness levels and driving characteristics.

Related Information

All 2008 U.S. Models

2008 U.S. Model Specifications