2003 Chrysler Crossfire US

The Crossfire is a rear wheel drive coupé motor car with a front located engine, produced by Chrysler. The Chrysler Crossfire's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 3.2 litre, single overhead camshaft 90 degree V 6 cylinder with 3 valves per cylinder. This unit develops 215 bhp (218 PS/160 kW) of power at 5700 rpm, and maximum torque of 310 N·m (229 lb·ft/31.6 kgm) at 3000 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 6 speed manual 'box. Its stated kerb weight is 1388 kg. Maximum claimed speed is 235 km/h (146 mph), official fuel consumption is 15.4/7.6/10.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 256.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2003 Chrysler Crossfire US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4059 mm
How heavy?
1388 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
How quick?
0-60 mph: 7 s
How fast?
235 km/h, 146 mph
How economical?
15.4/7.6/10.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
256.0 CO2 g/km

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 5A 3199 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1399 kg

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2003 Chrysler Crossfire 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 1388 kg 3060 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) 4.8 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 7 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 17.80 s
Standing quarter-mile 15.3 s
@ 94 mph
Standing kilometre 27.7 s
@ 193 km/h
Maximum speed 235 km/h (146 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 157.05 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
115.51 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
154.9 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.66 kg/kW
14.46 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 15.4/7.6/10.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km15.4/7.6/10.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre6.5/13.2/9.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG18.3/37.2/26.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG15.3/30.9/22.4 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 256.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 243.60 g/km
VED band (UK) M
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 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.84
Final drive ratio 3.27
general
Carfolio.com ID106601
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 30.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2003 Chrysler Crossfire added 2003-02-18.
Last modified 2013-02-28.