The Plymouth/Dodge Neon, sold in United States, and elsewhere outside Europe, Mexico, Canada, as the Chrysler Neon, is a car introduced in January 1994 for the 1995 by 's and brands. It was branded as a model in , , and export markets (where it was the first car to be sold as a Chrysler since 1981), as well as in , , and . It replaced the and models and the . The two-door model also replaced the in Plymouth's lineup. The Neon was offered in multiple versions and configurations over its production life, which ended on September 23, 2005.
Judy Hardy has since done 90,000 km travelling to many parts of the country in the 1997 Chrysler Neon she bought new. Apart from regular servicing she has only had to have one set of disc pads fitted in that time. She says she saw the Neon when on a visit to the US when she was taken by the style and the quality, and she says it has lived up to her expectations.
The car was as both a Dodge and a Plymouth in the and ; in Mexico, Europe, Australia and other export markets it was sold as the Chrysler Neon. At the Neon's release, then president of said, "There's an old saying in : 'Good, fast, or cheap. Pick any two.' We refuse to accept that." The Japanese press touted the Neon as the "Japanese car killer", due to a spiralling Yen and the lower production cost of the Neon. The Neon received praise for its appearance, price, and power when compared to competing cars such as the DX at 102 hp (76 kW), the Civic EX at 127 hp (95 kW), the at 115 hp (86 kW), the at 130 hp (97 kW), the at 115 hp (86 kW), and the Base and LS models at 120 hp (89 kW), among others. Car and Driver tested the DOHC 5-speed equipped Neon R/T and reported that it could run 0-60 in 7.6 seconds and 15.9 seconds in the quarter mile. First-generation Neons were competitive in Solo and showroom-stock road racing.
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