2005 Dodge Charger R/T US

The Dodge Charger R/T is a 4 door saloon (sedan) style road car with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 5.7 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 340 bhp (345 PS/254 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 525 N·m (387 lb·ft/53.5 kgm) at 4000 rpm. The engine drives the wheels via a 5 speed automatic transmission. The stated kerb weight is 1828 kg.

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Dodge Charger R/T -
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Key facts

2005 Dodge Charger R/T US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5083 mm
How heavy?
1828 kg
What size engine?
5.7 litre, 5654 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
345 PS / 340 bhp / 254 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
525 Nm / 387 ft.lb / 53.5 kgm @ 4000 rpm

Dodge Charger models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 5654 cm3 377 PS 372 bhp 277 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 5654 cm3 373 PS 368 bhp 274 kW 1857 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 5A 5654 cm3 373 PS 368 bhp 274 kW 1940 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 3518 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 5A 5654 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW 1945 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 2736 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 1696 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 2736 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 1696 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 5A 3518 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1858 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 3518 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1724 kg
Dodge Charger SRT8 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 6059 cm3 431 PS 425 bhp 317 kW 1887 kg

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2005 Dodge Charger R/T data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3048 mm 120 inches
Track/tread (front) 1600 mm 63 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1603 mm 63.1 inches
Length 5083 mm 200.1 inches
Width 1892 mm 74.5 inches
Height 1478 mm 58.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 1828 kg 4030 lb
Weight distribution 54 % front
fuel tank capacity 72 litres 15.8 UK Gal 19 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.7 litre
5654 cc
(345.028 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 99.5 × 90.9 mm
3.92 × 3.58 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.09
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAEnet)
345 PS (340 bhp) (254 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output
(SAEnet)
60.1 bhp/litre
0.99 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAEnet)
525 Nm (387 ft·lb) (53.5 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(SAEnet)
92.85 Nm/litre
1.12 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminum alloy head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.6:1
Fuel system SMPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1166.8 kPa (169.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 706.75 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 188.58 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
138.7 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
186 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.08 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 7.21 kg/kW
12.04 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 power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.750
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.5Li.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 7.0 x 17
Wheel size rear 7.0 x 17
Tyres front P225/60 R 18 99H
Tyres rear P225/60 R 18 99H
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 320 mm
Rear brake diameter 320 mm
Braked area 3324 cm2
Gearbox 5 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.83
Final drive ratio 2.82
general
Carfolio.com ID123574
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 49.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2005 Dodge Charger R/T added 2005-01-16.
Last modified 2013-02-28.