Dodge Avenger Coupé, 2000 MY US

The Dodge Avenger Coupé is a front wheel drive car, with its engine positioned in the front, and a 2 door coupé body. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 2.5 litre capacity. This powerplant features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 156 bhp (158 PS/116 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 230 N·m (170 lb·ft/23.5 kgm) at 4400 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 4 speed automatic gearbox. Claimed kerb weight is 1423 kg.

Pictures

Key facts

Dodge Avenger Coupé, 2000 MY US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4831 mm
How heavy?
1423 kg
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2497 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
158 PS / 156 bhp / 116 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
230 Nm / 170 ft.lb / 23.5 kgm @ 4400 rpm

Dodge Avenger models

2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2497 cm3 165 PS 163 bhp 122 kW 1439 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 1996 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1314 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1996 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1293 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2497 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1370 kg

Similar models

2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1781 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 194.0 CO2 1280 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 2171 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 213.0 CO2 1465 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 2171 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1500 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 2494 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1430 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 2494 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 215.0 CO2 1445 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 2494 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1485 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 2494 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 239.0 CO2 1485 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1188 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1188 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 3135 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1470 kg
Ford Cougar -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1419 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2254 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1346 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2254 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1377 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2354 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1358 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5A 2354 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1388 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2354 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1382 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5A 2354 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1408 kg
Honda Prelude Si -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2156 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 1250 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2156 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 1230 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2156 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 1280 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2156 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 1260 kg
Hyundai Coupe -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 6M 2657 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW 250.0 CO2 1424 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1796 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1465 kg
Mercedes-Benz C 200 Kompressor Sportscoupe -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1998 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 1480 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 1796 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1465 kg
Mercedes-Benz C 200 Kompressor Sportscoupe -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 1998 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 1480 kg
Mercedes-Benz CLK 200 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1796 cm3 170 PS 167.5 bhp 125 kW 1550 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 1796 cm3 170 PS 167.5 bhp 125 kW 1550 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1796 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 1540 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 1796 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 1540 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 1998 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 1415 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 2597 cm3 170 PS 167.5 bhp 125 kW 1575 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 2597 cm3 170 PS 167.5 bhp 125 kW 1575 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2544 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1367 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1349 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2198 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW 1298 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2198 cm3 146 PS 144 bhp 107 kW 1328 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 3350 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1257 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1257 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 6M 1998 cm3 164 PS 162 bhp 121 kW 218.0 CO2 1641 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 5M 2457 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW 1281 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 4A 2457 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW
Volvo C70 Coupe -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2435 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW 213.0 CO2
Volvo C70 Coupe -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1984 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 230.0 CO2 1534 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5A 1984 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 253.0 CO2 1534 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5A 2435 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW 213.0 CO2
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5A 2435 cm3 169 PS 167 bhp 125 kW 235.0 CO2 1497 kg
2000 Dodge Avenger Coupé data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2634 mm 103.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1511 mm 59.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1506 mm 59.3 inches
Length 4831 mm 190.2 inches
Width 1755 mm 69.1 inches
Height 1346 mm 53 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.83
Kerb weight 1423 kg 3137 lb
Weight distribution 61 % front
fuel tank capacity 60 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.33
Frontal area 1.97
CdA 0.65
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Mitsubishi
Engine code
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 2.5 litre
2497 cc
(152.376 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 83.5 × 76 mm
3.29 × 2.99 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.1
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
158 PS (156 bhp) (116 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
62.5 bhp/litre
1.02 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
230 Nm (170 ft·lb) (23.5 kgm)
at 4400 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
92.11 Nm/litre
1.11 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminum head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system SMPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1157.5 kPa (167.9 psi)
Maximum RPM 6500 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 416.17 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 111.15 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
81.75 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
109.63 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.23 kg/kW
20.43 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 2.400
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 6 x 16
Wheel size rear 6 x 16
Tyres front P205/55 HR 16
Tyres rear P205/55 HR 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S
Front brake diameter 254 mm
Rear brake diameter 262 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 3.91
general
Carfolio.com ID224070
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 25.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Dodge Avenger Coupé added 2010-12-08.
Last modified 2013-02-28.