Dodge Charger SE, 1972 MY

This vehicle has a 2 door coupé body style with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels. Its 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 6.6 litres. In this application it develops power and torque figures of 190 bhp (193 PS/142 kW) at 4400 rpm and 420 Nm (310 lbft/42.8 kgm) at 2400 rpm respectively. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic gearbox. Stated weight at the kerb is 1661 kg. Top quoted speed is 177 km/h (110 mph).

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Key facts

Dodge Charger SE, 1972 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
5217 mm
How heavy?
1661 kg
What size engine?
6.6 litre, 6555 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
193 PS / 190 bhp / 142 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
420 Nm / 310 ft.lb / 42.8 kgm @ 2400 rpm
How fast?
177 km/h, 110 mph

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1972 Dodge Charger SE data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2921 mm 115 inches
Track/tread (front) 1516 mm 59.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1575 mm 62 inches
Length 5217 mm 205.4 inches
Width 1953 mm 76.9 inches
Height 1326 mm 52.2 inches
Ground clearance 114 mm 4.5 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.79
Kerb weight 1661 kg 3662 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 80 litres 17.6 UK Gal 21.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
Capacity 6.6 litre
6555 cc
(400.011 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 110.24 × 85.85 mm
4.34 × 3.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.28
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
193 PS (190 bhp) (142 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
29 bhp/litre
0.47 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
420 Nm (310 ft·lb) (42.8 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
64.07 Nm/litre
0.77 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.2:1
Fuel system 1 Ho carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 805.2 kPa (116.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 819.38 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 177 km/h (110 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 115.98 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
85.3 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
114.39 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.72 kg/kW
19.58 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 longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 5.300
Turning circle 13.50 m
Front suspension I.W.TrailLi.TB.ARB.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area 2062 cm2
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.45
general
Carfolio.com ID46057
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 60.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1972 Dodge Charger SE added 1999-12-30.
Last modified 2013-02-28.