Dodge Coronet Deluxe Coupé, 1968 MY WL21

Dodge Coronet Deluxe Coupé is a car that has a 2 door coupé body style with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 4.5 litre capacity. This powerplant features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 190 bhp (193 PS/142 kW) of power at 4400 rpm, and maximum torque of 353 N·m (260 lb·ft/36 kgm) at 2000 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed manual transmission.

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Key facts

Dodge Coronet Deluxe Coupé, 1968 MY WL21 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5248 mm
What size engine?
4.5 litre, 4492 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
193 PS / 190 bhp / 142 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
353 Nm / 260 ft.lb / 36 kgm @ 2000 rpm

Dodge Coronet models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 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 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 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
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4492 cm3 183 PS 180 bhp 134 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4492 cm3 183 PS 180 bhp 134 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4492 cm3 183 PS 180 bhp 134 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4492 cm3 183 PS 180 bhp 134 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4103 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1399 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4103 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1433 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4103 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4103 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1394 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4103 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1428 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4103 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
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1968 Dodge Coronet Deluxe Coupé data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2972 mm 117 inches
Track/tread (front) 1511 mm 59.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1504 mm 59.2 inches
Length 5248 mm 206.6 inches
Width 1948 mm 76.7 inches
Height 1334 mm 52.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 72 litres 15.8 UK Gal 19 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 4.5 litre
4492 cc
(274.119 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 92.2 × 84.1 mm
3.63 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.1
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
193 PS (190 bhp) (142 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
42.3 bhp/litre
0.69 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
353 Nm (260 ft·lb) (36 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
78.58 Nm/litre
0.95 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 987.5 kPa (143.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 561.5 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
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5.0J x 14
Wheel size rear 5.0J x 14
Tyres front 7.35 x 14
Tyres rear 7.35 x 14
Brakes F/R gross
Front brake diameter 254 mm
Rear brake diameter 254 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.23
general
Carfolio.com ID416273
Production total
Model code WL21
Model family
RAC rating 42.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1968 Dodge Coronet Deluxe Coupé added 2015-04-21.
Last modified 2015-04-25.