2010 Dodge Challenger R/T, 2011 MY US

The Challenger R/T is a motor vehicle from Dodge, with rear wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 2 door coupé body style. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 5.7 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 376 bhp (381 PS/280 kW) of power at 5150 rpm, and maximum torque of 555 N·m (409 lb·ft/56.6 kgm) at 4300 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels by means of a 6 speed manual gearbox. The quoted kerb weight is 1852 kg.

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Key facts

2010 Dodge Challenger R/T, 2011 MY US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
5022 mm
How heavy?
1852 kg
What size engine?
5.7 litre, 5654 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
381 PS / 376 bhp / 280 kW @ 5150 rpm
How much torque?
555 Nm / 409 ft.lb / 56.6 kgm @ 4300 rpm

Dodge Challenger models

Dodge Challenger SRT 392 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW 1923 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW 1928 kg
Dodge Challenger RT Automatic -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 5654 cm3 377 PS 372 bhp 277 kW 1852 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 3605 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1739 kg
Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6410 cm3 477 PS 470 bhp 350 kW 1891 kg
Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 6410 cm3 477 PS 470 bhp 350 kW 1887 kg
Dodge Challenger R/T -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1833 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 5654 cm3 375 PS 370 bhp 276 kW 1833 kg
Dodge Challenger SE -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 3518 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1687 kg
Dodge Challenger SRT8 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6059 cm3 431 PS 425 bhp 317 kW
Dodge Challenger SRT8 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5A 6059 cm3 431 PS 425 bhp 317 kW 1891 kg

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2010 Dodge Challenger R/T data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2946 mm 116 inches
Track/tread (front) 1600 mm 63 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1603 mm 63.1 inches
Length 5022 mm 197.7 inches
Width 1923 mm 75.7 inches
Height 1450 mm 57.1 inches
Ground clearance 129 mm 5.1 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.7
Kerb weight 1852 kg 4083 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 72.4 litres 15.9 UK Gal 19.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.348
Frontal area 2.38
CdA 0.83
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.7 litre
5654 cc
(345.028 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 99.5 × 90.9 mm
3.92 × 3.58 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.09
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
381 PS (376 bhp) (280 kW)
at 5150 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
66.5 bhp/litre
1.09 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
555 Nm (409 ft·lb) (56.6 kgm)
at 4300 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
98.16 Nm/litre
1.19 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum block & aluminum alloy head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system SMPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1233.5 kPa (178.9 psi)
Maximum RPM 5800 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 706.75 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 205.85 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
151.39 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
203.02 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.09 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 6.61 kg/kW
11.03 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 2.600
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7½ x 18
Wheel size rear 7½ x 18
Tyres front P235/55 R 18
Tyres rear P235/55 R 18
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 345 mm
Rear brake diameter 320 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.5
Final drive ratio 3.73
general
Carfolio.com ID224664
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 49.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2010 Dodge Challenger R/T added 2010-12-13.
Last modified 2013-02-28.