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Dodge Challenger SE

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Dodge Challenger SE

2-door 2+2-seater fixed-head coupé, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 24-valve engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 3518 cm3 / 214.7 cu in / 214.7 cu in, 339.0 N·m / 250.0 lb·ft / 250.0 lb·ft @ 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm, automatic 4-speed transmission, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)DodgeIssued from2008
ModelChallenger SEIssued until
SerieChallengerNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerChrysler LLCCountryAR

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typefixed-head coupéNumber of seats2+2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length5022 mm / 197.7 in / 197.7 inTotal (curb) weight1687 kg / 3719 lb / 3719 lb
Width1923 mm / 75.7 in / 75.7 inDry weight
Height1448 mm / 57.0 in / 57.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2946 mm / 116.0 in / 116.0 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1600 mm / 63.0 in / 63.0 inTowing weight
Track rear1603 mm / 63.1 in / 63.1 inWeight distribution (front)53.5 % / 53.5 % / 53.5 %
Ground clearanceFuel capacity68 l / 15.0 UK gal / 18.0 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.7  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.35Frontal area (A)2.35 m2 / 25.3 sq ft / 25.3 sq ft
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.82 m2 / 8.8 sq ft / 8.8 sq ftAerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)20.4 kW / 27.3 hp / 27.3 hp

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Type Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerChryslerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionaluminum block & headBore96.0 mm / 3.78 in / 3.78 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke81.0 mm / 3.19 in / 3.19 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.19
Fuel supplySMPFiEngine displacement3518 cm3 / 214.7 cu in / 214.7 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity586.33 cm3/cylinder / 35.780 cu in/cylinder / 35.780 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio10.0 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power at
AspirationnaturalMax. torque339.0 N·m / 250.0 lb·ft / 250.0 lb·ft at 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm6800 rpm / 6800 rpm / 6800 rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)
CoolantwaterSpecific output
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque96.4 N·m/l / 0.84 lb·ft/cu in / 0.84 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears4
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.69
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.64

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio148.2 kW/ton / 112.3 bhp/ton / 112.3 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
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)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock2.75Turning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, Upper wishbone, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearIndependent,5 Links, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front7.0 x 17Wheels rear7.0 x 17
Tyres frontGoodyear Integrity P215/65 R 17 98TTyres rearGoodyear Integrity P215/65 R 17 98T
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter front320 mm / 12.6 in / 12.6 inBrake diameter rear320 mm / 12.6 in / 12.6 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Dodge Challenger SE

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