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Chrysler Town & Country

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Chrysler Town & Country

4-door 7-seater minivan (multi-purpose vehicle, MPV), petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 12-valve V engine, OHV (overhead valve, I-head), 3301 cm3 / 201.4 cu in / 201.4 cu in, 131.0 kW / 175.7 hp / 175.7 hp @ 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm, 278.0 N·m / 205.0 lb·ft / 205.0 lb·ft @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, automatic 4-speed transmission, front wheel drive, consumption 11.1 l/100km / 25.4 mpg-UK / 21.2 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)ChryslerIssued from2008
ModelTown & CountryIssued until
SerieTownNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerChrysler LLCCountryUS,AU,ES,FR

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typeminivan (multi-purpose vehicle, MPV)Number of seats7
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)5320 l / 187.87 cu ft / 187.87 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)504 l / 17.80 cu ft / 17.80 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length5150 mm / 202.8 in / 202.8 inTotal (curb) weight1815 kg / 4001 lb / 4001 lb
Width1960 mm / 77.2 in / 77.2 inDry weight
Height1760 mm / 69.3 in / 69.3 inLoad capacity365 kg / 805 lb / 805 lb
Wheelbase3090 mm / 121.7 in / 121.7 inGross (max.) weight2180 kg / 4806 lb / 4806 lb
Track frontTowing weight1724 kg / 3801 lb / 3801 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance150 mm / 5.9 in / 5.9 inFuel capacity76 l / 16.7 UK gal / 20.1 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.67  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.93 m2 / 31.6 sq ft / 31.6 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.88 m2 / 9.5 sq ft / 9.5 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)21.9 kW / 29.3 hp / 29.3 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore93.0 mm / 3.66 in / 3.66 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke81.0 mm / 3.19 in / 3.19 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.15
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement3301 cm3 / 201.4 cu in / 201.4 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity550.23 cm3/cylinder / 33.577 cu in/cylinder / 33.577 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)Compression ratio9.3 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power131.0 kW / 175.7 hp / 175.7 hp at 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque278.0 N·m / 205.0 lb·ft / 205.0 lb·ft at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)52.4 kW / 70.3 hp / 70.3 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output39.7 kW/l / 0.872 bhp/cu in / 0.872 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque84.2 N·m/l / 0.74 lb·ft/cu in / 0.74 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears4
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio98.1 kW/ton / 74.3 bhp/ton / 74.3 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)12.4 l/100km / 22.8 mpg-UK / 19.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)11.1 l/100km / 25.4 mpg-UK / 21.2 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions256 g/km / 412 g/mi / 412 g/mi
  Range685 km / 426 mi / 426 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignment
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle13.0 m / 42.7 ft / 42.7 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front215/70-R15Tyres rear215/60-R17
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Chrysler Town & Country

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