Dodge Challenger 1st generation [3rd restyling] hardtop 5.2 V8 TorqueFlite (1973–1973)

Car model: Dodge (Dodge) Title: Dodge Model: Challenger Generation: 1st generation [3rd restyling] hardtop Modification: 5.2 V8 TorqueFlite Year of issue: 1973–1973

Main characteristics


The minimum amount of luggage (l) 244
Front wheel track (mm) 1529
Wheelbase (mm) 2794
Height (mm) 1293
Width (mm) 1940
Rear wheel track (mm) 1542
Ground clearance (mm) 158
Length (mm) 5034


Bore (mm) 99
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Eight
Piston stroke (mm) 84
Maximum torque (N • m) 433
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 2000
Maximum power revolutions, min. (rpm) 4400
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration V-shaped
Engine power (hp) 230
Engine capacity (cm3) 5173
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps 3
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Machine

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Disk drives
Rear suspension Dependent, spring, with telescopic shock absorbers
Front suspension Torsion bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l) 68
Recommended fuel AI-92


Turning diameter (m) 13
Power steering Power steering

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim width Five Five
Rim diameter 14 14
Number of mounting holes Five Five
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 14 14
Tire height 70 70
Tire width 205 205