2007 Dodge Nitro 3.7 EU

The Dodge Nitro 3.7 is a suv/sports utility vehicle with 5 doors and a front mounted engine which supplies the power to the rear wheels. The Dodge Nitro 3.7's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 3.7 litre, single overhead camshaft 90 degree V 6 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This unit produces 202 bhp (205 PS/151 kW) of power at 5200 rpm, and maximum torque of 314 N·m (232 lb·ft/32 kgm) at 4000 rpm. The engine powers the wheels via a 4 speed automatic set of gears. The quoted weight at the kerb is 1875 kg. Top stated speed is 190 km/h or 118 mph, quoted fuel consumption is 17.5/9.0/12.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 288.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2007 Dodge Nitro 3.7 EU information summary

What body style?
5 door suv/sports utility vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
4585 mm
How heavy?
1875 kg
What size engine?
3.7 litre, 3700 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
205 PS / 202 bhp / 151 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
314 Nm / 232 ft.lb / 32 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 10.3 s
How fast?
190 km/h, 118 mph
How economical?
17.5/9.0/12.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
288.0 CO2 g/km

Dodge Nitro models

Dodge Nitro  -
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FR 5A 3952 cm3 260 PS 256 bhp 191 kW 269.0 CO2 1875 kg

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2007 Dodge Nitro 3.7 data
Applicable to the European domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater suv/sports utility vehicle
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2764 mm 108.8 inches
Track/tread (front) 1549 mm 61 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1549 mm 61 inches
Length 4585 mm 180.5 inches
Width 1857 mm 73.1 inches
Height 1773 mm 69.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 1875 kg 4134 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 73.8 litres 16.2 UK Gal 19.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 90° vee
Capacity 3.7 litre
3700 cc
(225.788 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93 × 90.8 mm
3.66 × 3.57 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.02
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
205 PS (202 bhp) (151 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
54.6 bhp/litre
0.89 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
314 Nm (232 ft·lb) (32 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
84.86 Nm/litre
1.03 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.7:1
Fuel system SMPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1066.4 kPa (154.7 psi)
Maximum RPM 6000 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 616.67 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 10.3 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 190 km/h (118 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 109.23 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
80.34 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
107.73 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.45 kg/kW
20.79 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 17.5/9.0/12.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km17.5/9.0/12.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre5.7/11.1/8.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG16.1/31.4/23.3 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG13.4/26.1/19.4 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 288.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 280.72 g/km
VED band (UK) M
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 3.420
Turning circle
Front suspension I.U&LW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension LA.TrailA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 7 x 16
Wheel size rear 7 x 16
Tyres front P235/70 R 16
Tyres rear P235/70 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 2.57
general
Carfolio.com ID158862
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 32.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2007 Dodge Nitro 3.7 added 2007-05-23.
Last modified 2013-02-28.