Dodge Challenger 1st generation [3rd restyling] Rallye hardtop 5.6 V8 TorqueFlite (1973–1973)

Car model: Dodge (Dodge) Title: Dodge Model: Challenger Generation: 1st generation [3rd restyling] Rallye hardtop Modification: 5.6 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)103
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)84
Maximum torque (N • m)460
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)3200
Maximum power revolutions, min. (rpm)4400
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)275
Engine capacity (cm3)5562
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of steps3
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDisk drives
Rear suspensionContinuous axle on leaf springs with hydraulic telescopic shock absorbers and anti-roll bar
Front suspensionTorsion bar with anti-roll bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l)68
Recommended fuelAI-95


Turning diameter (m)13
Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim width5.55.5
Rim diameter1414
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1414
Tire height7070
Tire width215215