Key facts

1968 Dodge Dart information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4963 mm
How heavy?
1234 kg
What size engine?
2.8 litre, 2793 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
117 PS / 115 bhp / 86 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
210 Nm / 155 ft.lb / 21.4 kgm @ 2400 rpm

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1968 Dodge Dart technical specifications

Introduction

The Dodge Dart is a saloon (sedan) with 2 doors and a front mounted engine which delivers its power through the rear wheels.
Its 2.8 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 6 cylinder that develops 115 bhp (117 PS/86 kW) of power at 4400 rpm, and maximum torque of 210 N·m (155 lb·ft/21.4 kgm) at 2400 rpm.
A 3 speed manual gearbox supplies the power to the wheels.
It weighs a claimed 1234 kg at the kerb.
1968 Dodge Dart data
1968 Dodge Dart data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2819 111
Track/tread (front) 1458 57.4
Track/tread (rear) 1412 55.6
Length 4963 195.4
Width 1770 69.7
Height 1361 53.6
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight 1234 kg 2721 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68.2 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Dodge
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 2.8 litre
2793 cc
(170.439 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86.4 × 79.4 mm
3.4 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.09
overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(Gross)
117 PS (115 bhp) (86 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(Gross)
41.2 bhp/litre
0.67 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Gross)
210 Nm (155 ft·lb) (21.4 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(Gross)
75.19 Nm/litre
0.91 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 944.8 kPa (137 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 465.5 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 94.49 PS/g
69.49 kW/g
93.19 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.39 kg/kW
24.04 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per 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 recirculating ball
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 11.80 m
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
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID86064
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 27.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1968 Dodge Dart added 2001-08-14.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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