1997 Dodge Copperhead Concept US

The Copperhead is a passenger car from Dodge, with rear wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 2 door roadster body style. The 2.7 litre engine is a double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder that produces 220 bhp (223 PS/164 kW) of power. The engine powers the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual transmission.


Dodge Copperhead -
Dodge Copperhead
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Key facts

1997 Dodge Copperhead Concept US information summary

What body style?
2 door roadster with 2 seats
How long?
4242 mm
What size engine?
2.7 litre, 2700 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
223 PS / 220 bhp / 164 kW
How much torque?

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1997 Dodge Copperhead data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
Body type2 seater roadster
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2794 mm 110 inches
Track/tread (front) 1524 mm 60 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1534 mm 60.4 inches
Length 4242 mm 167 inches
Width 1829 mm 72 inches
Height 1262 mm 49.7 inches
Ground clearance 127 mm 5 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.52
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 2.7 litre
2700 cc
(164.764 cu in)
Bore × Stroke
Bore/stroke ratio
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
maximum power output 223 PS (220 bhp) (164 kW)
Specific output 81.5 bhp/litre
1.34 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 450 cc
Catalytic converter
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
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout unknown
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension I.STW.
Wheel size front 8 x 18
Wheel size rear 9 x 20
Tyres front P225/40 R 18
Tyres rear P255/40 R 20
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
Carfolio.com ID1144
Production total 1
Model code
Model family Concept
RAC rating
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1997 Dodge Copperhead added 1998-07-26.
Last modified 2013-02-28.