Dodge Coronet 6, 1955 MY

This automobile has a 4 door saloon type body with a front positioned engine driving through the rear wheels. Powering the Dodge Coronet 6 is a side valve, 3.8 litre naturally aspirated 6 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 123 bhp (125 PS/92 kW) at 3600 rpm and 263 N·m (194 lb·ft/26.8 kgm) at 1600 rpm respectively. A 3 speed manual with overdrive gearbox transmits the power to the driven wheels.

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Key facts

Dodge Coronet 6, 1955 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5387 mm
What size engine?
3.8 litre, 3776 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
125 PS / 123 bhp / 92 kW @ 3600 rpm
How much torque?
263 Nm / 194 ft.lb / 26.8 kgm @ 1600 rpm

Dodge Coronet models

2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3776 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3776 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3776 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 3776 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 3776 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4417 cm3 186 PS 183 bhp 136 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4417 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 4417 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 4417 cm3 186 PS 183 bhp 136 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 4417 cm3 186 PS 183 bhp 136 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 4417 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 4417 cm3 196 PS 193 bhp 144 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4417 cm3 196 PS 193 bhp 144 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 4417 cm3 196 PS 193 bhp 144 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 3776 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 3776 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 3776 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4417 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 4417 cm3 186 PS 183 bhp 136 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4417 cm3 186 PS 183 bhp 136 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 4417 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 4417 cm3 186 PS 183 bhp 136 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 4417 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 4417 cm3 196 PS 193 bhp 144 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 4417 cm3 196 PS 193 bhp 144 kW
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 4417 cm3 196 PS 193 bhp 144 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4417 cm3 186 PS 183 bhp 136 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4417 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 4417 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 4417 cm3 186 PS 183 bhp 136 kW

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2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3642 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
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1955 Dodge Coronet 6 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3048 mm 120 inches
Track/tread (front) 1496 mm 58.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1502 mm 59.1 inches
Length 5387 mm 212.1 inches
Width 1892 mm 74.5 inches
Height 1532 mm 60.3 inches
Ground clearance 137 mm 5.4 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 64.4 litres 14.2 UK Gal 17 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Dodge
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.8 litre
3776 cc
(230.426 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82.55 × 117.6 mm
3.25 × 4.63 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.7
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
125 PS (123 bhp) (92 kW)
at 3600 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
32.6 bhp/litre
0.53 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
263 Nm (194 ft·lb) (26.8 kgm)
at 1600 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
69.65 Nm/litre
0.84 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 7.4:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 875.3 kPa (126.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 4
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 629.33 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 4.500
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 4½ x 15
Wheel size rear 4½ x 15
Tyres front 6.70 x 15
Tyres rear 6.70 x 15
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter 279 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.7
Final drive ratio 4.30
general
Carfolio.com ID456984
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 25.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1955 Dodge Coronet 6 added 2016-01-27.
Last modified 2016-01-27.