Dodge Challenger R/T Plus, 2017 MY US

Dodge Challenger R/T Plus is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé body style with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. The 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated powerplant has 2 valves per cylinder and a volume of 5.7 litres. In this application it provides power and torque figures of 375 bhp (380 PS/280 kW) at 5200 rpm and 542 Nm (400 lbft/55.3 kgm) at 4300 rpm respectively. A 6 speed manual gearbox transmits the power to the wheels. It weighs a claimed 1901 kg at the kerb.

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Dodge Challenger R/T Plus, 2017 MY US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
5027 mm
How heavy?
1901 kg
What size engine?
5.7 litre, 5654 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
380 PS / 375 bhp / 280 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
542 Nm / 400 ft.lb / 55.3 kgm @ 4300 rpm
How economical?
15/23/18 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined

Dodge Challenger models

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW 1901 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW 1894 kg
Dodge Challenger GT -
2 door fixed-head coupé FA 8A 3604 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1863 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1901 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1894 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1894 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1901 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1894 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW 1901 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW 1894 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1901 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW 1944 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW 1944 kg
Dodge Challenger SRT Demon -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 6166 cm3 852 PS 840 bhp 626 kW 1941 kg
Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6166 cm3 717 PS 707 bhp 527 kW 2018 kg
Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 6166 cm3 717 PS 707 bhp 527 kW 2021 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 3604 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1766 kg
Dodge Challenger SXT Plus -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 3604 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW 1766 kg
Dodge Challenger T/A -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1901 kg
Dodge Challenger T/A 392 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW 1920 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW 1944 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1894 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1901 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1894 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 6410 cm3 492 PS 485 bhp 362 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5654 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 1852 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 5654 cm3 377 PS 372 bhp 277 kW 1852 kg
Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6166 cm3 717 PS 707 bhp 527 kW 2018 kg
Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 6166 cm3 717 PS 707 bhp 527 kW 2013 kg

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2017 Dodge Challenger R/T Plus data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2951 mm 116.2 inches
Track/tread (front) 1610 mm 63.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1621 mm 63.8 inches
Length 5027 mm 197.9 inches
Width 1923 mm 75.7 inches
Height 1461 mm 57.5 inches
Ground clearance 132 mm 5.2 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.7
Kerb weight 1901 kg 4191 lb
Weight distribution 54 % front
fuel tank capacity 70.1 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.337
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.7 litre
5654 cc
(345.028 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 99.5 × 90.9 mm
3.92 × 3.58 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.09
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
380 PS (375 bhp) (280 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
66.3 bhp/litre
1.09 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
542 Nm (400 ft·lb) (55.3 kgm)
at 4300 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
95.86 Nm/litre
1.16 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum block; aluminum-alloy head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system SMPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1204.6 kPa (174.7 psi)
Maximum RPM 5800 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 706.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
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 200.01 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
147.1 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
197.26 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.09 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 6.8 kg/kW
11.36 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 15/23/18 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km15.7/10.2/13.1 l/100km city/highway/combined
km/litre6.4/9.8/7.7 km/l city/highway/combined
UK MPG18.0/27.6/21.6 UK MPG city/highway/combined
US MPG15.0/23.0/18.0 US MPG city/highway/combined
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 power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.600
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 8.0 x 20
Wheel size rear 8.0 x 20
Tyres front Firestone Firehawk GTV P245/45 R 20
Tyres rear Firestone Firehawk GTV P245/45 R 20
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 345 mm
Rear brake diameter 320 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.5
Final drive ratio 3.90
general
Carfolio.com ID505472
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 49.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2017 Dodge Challenger R/T Plus added 2016-12-29.
Last modified 2016-12-30.