Dodge Charger, 1985 MY LZ

The Charger is a front wheel drive hatchback car with a front placed engine, from Dodge. The Dodge Charger belongs to the LZ model family from Dodge. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 2.2 litre capacity. This powerplant features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 96 bhp (97 PS/72 kW) of power at 5600 rpm, and maximum torque of 161 N·m (119 lb·ft/16.4 kgm) at 3600 rpm. The engine drives the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission. Claimed weight at the kerb is 1026 kg.

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Dodge Charger, 1985 MY LZ information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4440 mm
How heavy?
1026 kg
What size engine?
2.2 litre, 2213 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
97 PS / 96 bhp / 72 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
161 Nm / 119 ft.lb / 16.4 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 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 5M 2213 cm3 148 PS 146 bhp 109 kW 1114 kg
3 door hatchback FF 3A 2213 cm3 148 PS 146 bhp 109 kW

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1985 Dodge Charger 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 1026 kg 2262 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 naturally aspirated 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)
97 PS (96 bhp) (72 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
43.4 bhp/litre
0.71 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
161 Nm (119 ft·lb) (16.4 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
72.75 Nm/litre
0.88 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; light alloy head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 Holley carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 914.2 kPa (132.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 553.25 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 94.87 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
69.77 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
93.57 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.33 kg/kW
23.94 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 rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 3.600
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5 x 13
Wheel size rear 5 x 13
Tyres front 165/80 R 13
Tyres rear 165/80 R 13
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 2.20
general
Carfolio.com ID400697
Production total
Model code
Model family LZ
RAC rating 19.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1985 Dodge Charger added 2015-02-07.
Last modified 2015-02-07.