Dodge Dart, 1968 MY CL1L/2L 21

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.

Pictures

Key facts

Dodge Dart, 1968 MY CL1L/2L 21 information summary

What body style?
2 door 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

Dodge Dart models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 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 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5563 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
Dodge Dart Swinger 340 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5563 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5563 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3687 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4492 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW

Similar models

Alfa Romeo 1750 Berlina -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 1779 cm3 124 PS 122 bhp 91 kW 1110 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2912 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1524 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2912 cm3 126 PS 124 bhp 92 kW 1500 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 2175 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1300 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2294 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1055 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2495 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 1300 kg
GAZ Volga 24 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2445 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1300 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2941 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1216 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2962 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1390 kg
NSU Ro80 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3A 1990 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 1190 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2605 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3254 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 2799 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3186 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1277 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2599 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 1380 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 2599 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 1380 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 2599 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 3294 cm3 126 PS 124 bhp 92 kW 1178 kg
Willys-Overland Aero-Willys 2600 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2641 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 1446 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4OD 2912 cm3 128 PS 126 bhp 94 kW 1565 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2912 cm3 128 PS 126 bhp 94 kW 1565 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 2912 cm3 128 PS 126 bhp 94 kW
1968 Dodge Dart data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2819 mm 111 inches
Track/tread (front) 1458 mm 57.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1412 mm 55.6 inches
Length 4963 mm 195.4 inches
Width 1770 mm 69.7 inches
Height 1361 mm 53.6 inches
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
Valve gear 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 cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 944.8 kPa (137 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 4
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/tonne (1000 kg)
69.49 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
93.19 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
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/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 11.80 m
Front suspension I.TB.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front 4½J x 13
Wheel size rear 4½J x 13
Tyres front 6.50 x 13
Tyres rear 6.50 x 13
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 229 mm
Rear brake diameter 229 mm
Braked area 1642 cm2
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.23
general
Carfolio.com ID86064
Production total
Model code CL1L/2L 21
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 2015-04-27.