Dodge St. Regis, 1979 MY Series EH US.CA

The Dodge St. Regis is a 4 door saloon (sedan) style road car with a front located engine powering the rear wheels. The St. Regis forms part of Dodge's Series EH series of cars. Its 5.2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 8 cylinder unit that produces 155 bhp (157 PS/116 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 332 N·m (245 lb·ft/33.9 kgm) at 1600 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels compliments of a 3 speed automatic gearbox. The stated weight at the kerb is 1699 kg.

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Dodge St. Regis, 1979 MY Series EH US.CA information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5593 mm
How heavy?
1699 kg
What size engine?
5.2 litre, 5210 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
157 PS / 155 bhp / 116 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
332 Nm / 245 ft.lb / 33.9 kgm @ 1600 rpm

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5896 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1728 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5210 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1699 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3681 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1667 kg

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1979 Dodge St. Regis data
Applicable to the Californian, USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3010 mm 118.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1572 mm 61.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1575 mm 62 inches
Length 5593 mm 220.2 inches
Width 1958 mm 77.1 inches
Height 1384 mm 54.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.86
Kerb weight 1699 kg 3746 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 79.6 litres 17.5 UK Gal 21 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Dodge
Engine code E46
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.2 litre
5210 cc
(317.934 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 99.3 × 84.1 mm
3.91 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.18
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(net)
157 PS (155 bhp) (116 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(net)
29.8 bhp/litre
0.49 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(net)
332 Nm (245 ft·lb) (33.9 kgm)
at 1600 rpm
Specific torque
(net)
63.72 Nm/litre
0.77 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 800.8 kPa (116.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 651.25 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 92.5 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
68.03 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
91.23 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.7 kg/kW
24.55 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
turns lock-to-lock 3.500
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5½JJ x 15
Wheel size rear 5½JJ x 15
Tyres front P195/75 R 15
Tyres rear P195/75 R 15
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 294 mm
Rear brake diameter 254 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.70
general
Carfolio.com ID388113
Production total
Model code
Model family Series EH
RAC rating 48.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1979 Dodge St. Regis added 2014-11-23.
Last modified 2015-02-07.