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

The Dodge St. Regis is a saloon (sedan) with 4 doors and a front mounted engine which supplies its power to the rear wheels. The Dodge St. Regis belongs to the Series EH model family from Dodge. Powering the Dodge St. Regis is an overhead valve, 5.9 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 190 bhp (193 PS/142 kW) at 4000 rpm and 373 N·m (275 lb·ft/38 kgm) at 2000 rpm respectively. The power is delivered to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic gearbox.

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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
What size engine?
5.9 litre, 5896 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
193 PS / 190 bhp / 142 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
373 Nm / 275 ft.lb / 38 kgm @ 2000 rpm

Dodge Series EH models

Dodge St. Regis -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5896 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5896 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5896 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1728 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5210 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1699 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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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5766 cm3
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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
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 E58
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.9 litre
5896 cc
(359.796 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 90.9 mm
4 × 3.58 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(net)
193 PS (190 bhp) (142 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(net)
32.2 bhp/litre
0.53 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(net)
373 Nm (275 ft·lb) (38 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(net)
63.26 Nm/litre
0.76 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 795 kPa (115.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 737 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
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 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 3.20
general
Carfolio.com ID388168
Production total
Model code
Model family Series EH
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1979 Dodge St. Regis added 2014-11-23.
Last modified 2015-02-07.