Dodge Charger SE, 1972 MY

Dodge Charger SE is a car that has a 2 door coupé body style with a front located engine driving through the rear wheels. Its 5.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 8 cylinder that has an output of 240 bhp (243 PS/179 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 393 N·m (290 lb·ft/40.1 kgm) at 3600 rpm. A 4 speed manual 'box transfers the power to the wheels. The stated weight at the kerb is 1661 kg. Its maximum speed claimed is 182 km/h or 113 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?
5.6 litre, 5565 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
243 PS / 240 bhp / 179 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
393 Nm / 290 ft.lb / 40.1 kgm @ 3600 rpm
How fast?
182 km/h, 113 mph

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7206 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1749 kg

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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 5.6 litre
5565 cc
(339.597 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 102.62 × 84.1 mm
4.04 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.22
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
243 PS (240 bhp) (179 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
43.1 bhp/litre
0.71 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
393 Nm (290 ft·lb) (40.1 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
70.62 Nm/litre
0.85 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 Ca carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 887.4 kPa (128.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 695.63 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 182 km/h (113 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 146.5 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
107.75 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
144.49 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 9.28 kg/kW
15.5 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.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area 2026 cm2
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.23
general
Carfolio.com ID46090
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 52.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1972 Dodge Charger SE added 1999-12-30.
Last modified 2013-02-28.