Dodge Dart 270, 1968 MY CL1H/2H 41

The Dart 270 is a passenger car from Dodge, with rear wheel drive, a front located engine and a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style. Power is produced by an overhead valve, 4.5 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 190 bhp (193 PS/142 kW) at 4400 rpm and 353 N·m (260 lb·ft/36 kgm) at 2000 rpm respectively. A 3 speed manual 'box delivers the power to the wheels.

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Key facts

Dodge Dart 270, 1968 MY CL1H/2H 41 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4963 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

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW

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1968 Dodge Dart 270 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2819 mm 111 inches
Track/tread (front) 1458 mm 57.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1412 mm 55.6 inches
Length 4963 mm 195.4 inches
Width 1770 mm 69.7 inches
Height 1361 mm 53.6 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68.2 litres 15 UK Gal 18 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 4½J x 13
Wheel size rear 4½J x 13
Tyres front 7.00 x 13
Tyres rear 7.00 x 13
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 254 mm
Rear brake diameter 254 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.93
general
Carfolio.com ID417021
Production total
Model code CL1H/2H 41
Model family
RAC rating 42.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1968 Dodge Dart 270 added 2015-04-27.
Last modified 2015-04-27.