2003 Chrysler Crossfire Automatic US

Chrysler Crossfire is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé type body with a front located engine powering the rear wheels. Its 6 cylinder, single overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 3 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 3.2 litres. For this model it produces power and torque figures of 215 bhp (218 PS/160 kW) at 5700 rpm and 310 Nm (229 lbft/31.6 kgm) at 3000 rpm respectively. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 5 speed automatic 'box. The quoted kerb weight is 1399 kg.

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Key facts

2003 Chrysler Crossfire Automatic US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4059 mm
How heavy?
1399 kg
What size engine?
3.2 litre, 3199 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
218 PS / 215 bhp / 160 kW @ 5700 rpm
How much torque?
310 Nm / 229 ft.lb / 31.6 kgm @ 3000 rpm

Chrysler Crossfire models

Chrysler Crossfire Roadster -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 3199 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 239.0 CO2 1424 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5A 3199 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1440 kg
Chrysler Crossfire SRT-6 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 3199 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1469 kg
Chrysler Crossfire SRT-6 Roadster -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5A 3199 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1509 kg
Chrysler Crossfire -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 3199 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 256.0 CO2 1388 kg

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2003 Chrysler Crossfire Automatic data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2400 mm 94.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1481 mm 58.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1478 mm 58.2 inches
Length 4059 mm 159.8 inches
Width 1765 mm 69.5 inches
Height 1306 mm 51.4 inches
Ground clearance 124 mm 4.9 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 1399 kg 3084 lb
Weight distribution 54 % front
fuel tank capacity 60 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.37
Frontal area 1.91
CdA 0.71
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Mercedes-Benz
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 90° vee
Capacity 3.2 litre
3199 cc
(195.215 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 89.9 × 84 mm
3.54 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.07
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
3 valves per cylinder
18 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAEnet)
218 PS (215 bhp) (160 kW)
at 5700 rpm
Specific output
(SAEnet)
67.2 bhp/litre
1.1 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAEnet)
310 Nm (229 ft·lb) (31.6 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque
(SAEnet)
96.91 Nm/litre
1.17 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system SMPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1217.7 kPa (176.6 psi)
Maximum RPM 6000 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 533.17 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 155.82 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
114.6 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
153.68 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.73 kg/kW
14.58 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 3.100
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.5Li.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 7.5 x 18
Wheel size rear 9 x 19
Tyres front Michelin Pilot Sport 2 225/40 ZR 18
Tyres rear Michelin Pilot Sport 2 255/35 ZR 19
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 300 mm
Rear brake diameter 278 mm
Braked area 3231 cm2
Gearbox 5 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.83
Final drive ratio 3.27
general
Carfolio.com ID106579
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 30.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2003 Chrysler Crossfire Automatic added 2003-02-18.
Last modified 2013-02-28.