2006 Chrysler Sebring Convertible, 2008 MY US

The Chrysler Sebring Convertible is a front wheel drive motor car, with the motor placed in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body. Power is produced by a double overhead camshaft, 2.4 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder motor, with 4 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 173 bhp (175 PS/129 kW) at 6000 rpm and 225 N·m (166 lb·ft/22.9 kgm) at 4400 rpm respectively. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed automatic transmission. It weighs a quoted 1697 kg at the kerb.

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Key facts

2006 Chrysler Sebring Convertible, 2008 MY US information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 4 seats
How long?
4923 mm
How heavy?
1697 kg
What size engine?
2.4 litre, 2360 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
175 PS / 173 bhp / 129 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
225 Nm / 166 ft.lb / 22.9 kgm @ 4400 rpm

Chrysler Sebring models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1968 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 183.0 CO2 1850 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6A 2736 cm3 186 PS 183 bhp 136 kW 248.0 CO2 1820 kg
Chrysler Sebring Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 4A 2736 cm3 192 PS 189 bhp 141 kW 1729 kg
Chrysler Sebring Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6A 3518 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW 1796 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2736 cm3 190 PS 187 bhp 139 kW 1522 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2360 cm3 174 PS 172 bhp 128 kW 1491 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 3518 cm3 235 PS 232 bhp 173 kW 1587 kg

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2006 Chrysler Sebring Convertible data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2765 mm 108.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1570 mm 61.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1570 mm 61.8 inches
Length 4923 mm 193.8 inches
Width 1816 mm 71.5 inches
Height 1486 mm 58.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.78
Kerb weight 1697 kg 3741 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 64.4 litres 14.2 UK Gal 17 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.34
Frontal area 2.24
CdA 0.76
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.4 litre
2360 cc
(144.016 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88 × 97 mm
3.46 × 3.82 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAEnet)
175 PS (173 bhp) (129 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(SAEnet)
73.3 bhp/litre
1.2 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAEnet)
225 Nm (166 ft·lb) (22.9 kgm)
at 4400 rpm
Specific torque
(SAEnet)
95.34 Nm/litre
1.15 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system SMPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1198.1 kPa (173.8 psi)
Maximum RPM 6500 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 590 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 103.36 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
76.02 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
101.94 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.15 kg/kW
21.97 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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 3.300
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MultiLi.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 6.5 x 16
Wheel size rear 6.5 x 16
Tyres front Firestone FR690 P215/65 R 16
Tyres rear Firestone FR690 P215/65 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 294 mm
Rear brake diameter 229 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 3.91
general
Carfolio.com ID150766
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 19.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2006 Chrysler Sebring Convertible added 2006-12-09.
Last modified 2013-02-28.