2005 Dodge Charger SRT8 US

This automobile has a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels. Its 6.1 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 8 cylinder unit that has an output of 425 bhp (431 PS/317 kW) of power at 6200 rpm, and maximum torque of 569 N·m (420 lb·ft/58 kgm) at 4800 rpm. A 5 speed automatic 'box transmits the power to the driven wheels. The quoted kerb weight is 1887 kg.

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Dodge Charger SRT8 -
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Key facts

2005 Dodge Charger SRT8 US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5083 mm
How heavy?
1887 kg
What size engine?
6.1 litre, 6059 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
431 PS / 425 bhp / 317 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
569 Nm / 420 ft.lb / 58 kgm @ 4800 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
Dodge Charger R/T -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 5654 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW 1828 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5A 3518 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1724 kg

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2005 Dodge Charger SRT8 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 1887 kg 4160 lb
Weight distribution 54 % front
fuel tank capacity 72 litres 15.8 UK Gal 19 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.345
Frontal area 2.36
CdA 0.81
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Dodge
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.1 litre
6059 cc
(369.743 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 103 × 90.9 mm
4.06 × 3.58 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.13
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
431 PS (425 bhp) (317 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
70.1 bhp/litre
1.15 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
569 Nm (420 ft·lb) (58 kgm)
at 4800 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
93.91 Nm/litre
1.14 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.3:1
Fuel system SMPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1180.1 kPa (171.2 psi)
Maximum RPM 6400 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 757.38 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 228.36 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
167.95 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
225.23 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.1 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 5.95 kg/kW
9.95 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
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 9 x 20
Wheel size rear 9 x 20
Tyres front Goodyear F1 Supercar P245/45 R 20
Tyres rear Goodyear F1 Supercar P255/45 R 20
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 360 mm
Rear brake diameter 350 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.83
Final drive ratio 3.06
general
Carfolio.com ID133155
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 52.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2005 Dodge Charger SRT8 added 2005-08-23.
Last modified 2013-02-28.