2006 Dodge Caliber 2.0 SXT US

The Dodge Caliber 2.0 SXT is a hatchback with 5 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits the power to the front wheels. Its 2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that develops 154 bhp (156 PS/115 kW) of power at 6300 rpm, and maximum torque of 183 N·m (135 lb·ft/18.7 kgm) at 5200 rpm. The engine powers the wheels via a continuously variable gearbox. Its stated kerb weight is 1500 kg. Maximum stated speed is 201 km/h, which equates to 125 mph, officially stated fuel consumption figures are 10.1/6.9/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 192.0 g/km.

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2006 Dodge Caliber 2.0 SXT US information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4415 mm
How heavy?
1500 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1998 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
156 PS / 154 bhp / 115 kW @ 6300 rpm
How much torque?
183 Nm / 135 ft.lb / 18.7 kgm @ 5200 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 10.7 s
How fast?
201 km/h, 125 mph
How economical?
10.1/6.9/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
192.0 CO2 g/km

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5 door hatchback FF 6M 1968 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 161.0 CO2 1502 kg

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2006 Dodge Caliber 2.0 SXT data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2635 mm 103.7 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4415 mm 173.8 inches
Width 1800 mm 70.9 inches
Height 1535 mm 60.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 1500 kg 3307 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 51.5 litres 11.3 UK Gal 13.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Dodge
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1998 cc
(121.925 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86 × 86 mm
3.39 × 3.39 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 156 PS (154 bhp) (115 kW)
at 6300 rpm
Specific output 77.1 bhp/litre
1.26 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 183 Nm (135 ft·lb) (18.7 kgm)
at 5200 rpm
Specific torque 91.59 Nm/litre
1.11 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system SMPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1151 kPa (166.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 10.7 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 201 km/h (125 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 104.09 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
76.56 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
102.67 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.06 kg/kW
21.82 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 10.1/6.9/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km10.1/6.9/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre9.9/14.5/12.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG28.0/40.9/34.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG23.3/34.1/29.0 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 192.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 187.92 g/km
VED band (UK) J
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.880
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MultiLi.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 215/60 R 17
Tyres rear 215/60 R 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox continuously
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID147895
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 18.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2006 Dodge Caliber 2.0 SXT added 2006-09-29.
Last modified 2013-02-28.