2007 Dodge Caliber 2.0 SXT, 2008 MY US

The Caliber 2.0 SXT is a front wheel drive hatchback road car with a front mounted engine, produced by Dodge. The Dodge Caliber 2.0 SXT's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This powerplant develops 158 bhp (160 PS/118 kW) of power at 6400 rpm, and maximum torque of 191 N·m (141 lb·ft/19.5 kgm) at 5000 rpm. A continuously variable 'box delivers the power to the driven wheels. The claimed kerb weight is 1378 kg.

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2007 Dodge Caliber 2.0 SXT, 2008 MY US information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4415 mm
How heavy?
1378 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1998 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
160 PS / 158 bhp / 118 kW @ 6400 rpm
How much torque?
191 Nm / 141 ft.lb / 19.5 kgm @ 5000 rpm
How economical?
23/27 US MPG EPA city/highway

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5 door hatchback FF CVT 1998 cm3 156 PS 154 bhp 115 kW 192.0 CO2 1500 kg

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2007 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) 1520 mm 59.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1520 mm 59.8 inches
Length 4415 mm 173.8 inches
Width 1748 mm 68.8 inches
Height 1534 mm 60.4 inches
Ground clearance 195 mm 7.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 1378 kg 3038 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 51.5 litres 11.3 UK Gal 13.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.375
Frontal area 2.28
CdA 0.86
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
(SAE net)
160 PS (158 bhp) (118 kW)
at 6400 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
79.1 bhp/litre
1.3 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
191 Nm (141 ft·lb) (19.5 kgm)
at 5000 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
95.6 Nm/litre
1.16 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system SMPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1201.3 kPa (174.2 psi)
Maximum RPM 6750 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
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 116.25 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
85.5 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
114.66 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.7 kg/kW
19.54 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 23/27 US MPG EPA city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km10.2/8.7 l/100km city/highway
km/litre9.8/11.5 km/l city/highway
UK MPG27.6/32.4 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG23.0/27.0 US MPG city/highway
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 power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.880
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6½ x 17
Wheel size rear 6½ x 17
Tyres front 215/60 R 17
Tyres rear 215/60 R 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 294 mm
Rear brake diameter 229 mm
Braked area
Gearbox continuously
Top gear ratio 0.39
Final drive ratio 6.12
general
Carfolio.com ID224708
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 18.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2007 Dodge Caliber 2.0 SXT added 2010-12-13.
Last modified 2013-02-28.