Dodge Challenger R/T

The Dodge Challenger R/T is a coupé with a front mounted powerplant which delivers its power through the rear wheels. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 6.3 litre, overhead valve 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant produces 335 bhp (340 PS/250 kW) of power at 5200 rpm, and maximum torque of 576 N·m (425 lb·ft/58.7 kgm) at 3400 rpm. A 3 speed manual gearbox transfers the power to the driven wheels. Its stated weight at the kerb is 1481 kg. Maximum speed stated is 193 km/h or 120 mph.

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Key facts

Dodge Challenger R/T information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4858 mm
How heavy?
1481 kg
What size engine?
6.3 litre, 6286 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
340 PS / 335 bhp / 250 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
576 Nm / 425 ft.lb / 58.7 kgm @ 3400 rpm
How fast?
193 km/h, 120 mph

Dodge Challenger models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1460 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5565 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3680 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1436 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5565 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1567 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1506 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5563 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5563 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6292 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5563 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5563 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 7206 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 7206 cm3 395 PS 390 bhp 291 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6984 cm3 431 PS 425 bhp 317 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6984 cm3 431 PS 425 bhp 317 kW

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6387 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7010 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6387 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6387 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
Dodge Challenger R/T data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2794 mm 110 inches
Track/tread (front) 1518 mm 59.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1492 mm 58.7 inches
Length 4858 mm 191.3 inches
Width 1943 mm 76.5 inches
Height 1308 mm 51.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 1481 kg 3265 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
Capacity 6.3 litre
6286 cc
(383.595 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 107.95 × 85.85 mm
4.25 × 3.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.26
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(Gross)
340 PS (335 bhp) (250 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output
(Gross)
53.3 bhp/litre
0.87 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Gross)
576 Nm (425 ft·lb) (58.7 kgm)
at 3400 rpm
Specific torque
(Gross)
91.63 Nm/litre
1.11 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 1 Ho carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1151.5 kPa (167 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 785.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter
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 193 km/h (120 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 229.34 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
168.68 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
226.2 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.1 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 5.93 kg/kW
9.9 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
Turning circle
Front suspension I.TB.
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
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.23
general
Carfolio.com ID46354
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 57.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
Dodge Challenger R/T added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.