Dodge Charger Shelby Turbo, 1985 MY LZ

The Charger Shelby Turbo is a car from Dodge, with front wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a 3 door hatchback body style. The Charger Shelby Turbo forms part of Dodge's LZ series of cars. Its engine is a turbocharged petrol, 2.2 litre, single overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant develops 146 bhp (148 PS/109 kW) of power at 5200 rpm, and maximum torque of 227 N·m (167 lb·ft/23.1 kgm) at 3600 rpm. This power is delivered to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual gearbox. Claimed kerb weight is 1114 kg.

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Dodge Charger Shelby Turbo, 1985 MY LZ information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4440 mm
How heavy?
1114 kg
What size engine?
2.2 litre, 2213 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
148 PS / 146 bhp / 109 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
227 Nm / 167 ft.lb / 23.1 kgm @ 3600 rpm

Dodge LZ models

3 door hatchback FF 5M 2213 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1073 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 2213 cm3 97 PS 96 bhp 72 kW 1026 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4M 1591 cm3 65 PS 64 bhp 48 kW 1005 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 2213 cm3 97 PS 96 bhp 72 kW 1085 kg
3 door hatchback FF 3A 2213 cm3 148 PS 146 bhp 109 kW

Similar models

3 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1595 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 1010 kg
3 door hatchback FA 5M 1595 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 1130 kg
1985 Dodge Charger Shelby Turbo data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2450 mm 96.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1425 mm 56.1 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1412 mm 55.6 inches
Length 4440 mm 174.8 inches
Width 1679 mm 66.1 inches
Height 1290 mm 50.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.81
Kerb weight 1114 kg 2456 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 49 litres 10.8 UK Gal 12.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Dodge
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.2 litre
2213 cc
(135.046 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 87.5 × 92 mm
3.44 × 3.62 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.95
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
148 PS (146 bhp) (109 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
66 bhp/litre
1.08 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
227 Nm (167 ft·lb) (23.1 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
102.58 Nm/litre
1.24 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; light alloy head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.1:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1289 kPa (187 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 553.25 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor 1 Garrett AiResearch T3 turbocharger
Intercooler
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 132.88 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
97.73 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
131.06 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.23 kg/kW
17.09 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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.070
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6 x 15
Wheel size rear 6 x 15
Tyres front P205/50 VR 15
Tyres rear P205/50 VR 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 256 mm
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.72
Final drive ratio 2.57
general
Carfolio.com ID400653
Production total
Model code
Model family LZ
RAC rating 19.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1985 Dodge Charger Shelby Turbo added 2015-02-07.
Last modified 2015-02-07.