1964 Dodge Charger

The Dodge Charger is a roadster with 2 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits its power through the rear wheels. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 7 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This unit has an output of 365 bhp (370 PS/272 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 637 N·m (470 lb·ft/65 kgm) at 3200 rpm. A 3 speed automatic gearbox transfers the power to the driven wheels.


Key facts

1964 Dodge Charger information summary

What body style?
2 door roadster with 2 seats
How long?
5245 mm
What size engine?
7 litre, 6981 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
370 PS / 365 bhp / 272 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
637 Nm / 470 ft.lb / 65 kgm @ 3200 rpm
1964 Dodge Charger data
Body type2 seater roadster
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 3023 mm 119 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 5245 mm 206.5 inches
Width 1902 mm 74.9 inches
Height 1213 mm 47.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Dodge
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 7 litre
6981 cc
(426.007 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 108 × 95.25 mm
4.25 × 3.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.13
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
370 PS (365 bhp) (272 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output
52.3 bhp/litre
0.86 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
637 Nm (470 ft·lb) (65 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
91.25 Nm/litre
1.1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 10.3:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1146.7 kPa (166.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 872.63 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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)
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio
Carfolio.com ID456753
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 57.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1964 Dodge Charger added 2016-01-25.
Last modified 2016-01-27.