Dodge Dart Custom, 1970 MY LH42

The Dart Custom is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) car with a front mounted engine, sold by Dodge. Its 6 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 3.3 litres. For this model it develops power and torque figures of 125 bhp (127 PS/93 kW) at 4400 rpm and 244 Nm (180 lbft/24.9 kgm) at 2000 rpm respectively. The power is transmitted to the wheels through a 3 speed manual gearbox.

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Key facts

Dodge Dart Custom, 1970 MY LH42 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4983 mm
What size engine?
3.3 litre, 3254 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
127 PS / 125 bhp / 93 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
244 Nm / 180 ft.lb / 24.9 kgm @ 2000 rpm

Dodge Dart models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5563 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
Dodge Dart Swinger 340 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5563 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5563 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW

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2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3258 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW 1244 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3258 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3258 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3621 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3621 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3277 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3277 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2294 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1055 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2778 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW 1395 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2778 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 2778 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3275 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 3294 cm3 126 PS 124 bhp 92 kW 1178 kg
1970 Dodge Dart Custom data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2819 mm 111 inches
Track/tread (front) 1458 mm 57.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1412 mm 55.6 inches
Length 4983 mm 196.2 inches
Width 1770 mm 69.7 inches
Height 1372 mm 54 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68.2 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Dodge
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.3 litre
3254 cc
(198.571 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86.4 × 92.5 mm
3.4 × 3.64 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.93
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
127 PS (125 bhp) (93 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
38.4 bhp/litre
0.63 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
244 Nm (180 ft·lb) (24.9 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
74.98 Nm/litre
0.91 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.4:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 942.3 kPa (136.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 4
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 542.33 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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
Weight-to-power ratio
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
turns lock-to-lock 5.300
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5½JJ x 14
Wheel size rear 5½JJ x 14
Tyres front D78 x 14
Tyres rear D78 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 229 mm
Rear brake diameter 229 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.23
general
Carfolio.com ID382525
Production total
Model code LH42
Model family
RAC rating 27.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1970 Dodge Dart Custom added 2014-11-19.
Last modified 2014-11-19.