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2008 Dodge Caliber SXT Specs

Dodge Caliber

2008 Dodge Caliber SXT FWD powered by 1.8-liter Inline-4 Gas Engine with Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT) transmission.

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Overview
Select configuration:
$17,485
Starting Price (MSRP)
Engine
1.8-liter Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Body Type
Hatchback
Seating capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
TBC
Fuel Economy
City: 24 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

  • Engine
    1.8-liter Inline-4 Gas
  • Horsepower
    148 hp @ 6500 rpm
  • Torque
    125 lb-ft @ 5200 rpm
  • Transmission
    Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT) (+$1,000)
  • Drivetrain
    Front Wheel Drive

Steering

  • Steering Type
    Pwr Rack & Pinion
  • Turning Diameter
    35.5 ft

Wheels

  • Front Wheel Size
    17" x 6.5"
  • Rear Wheel Size
    17" x 6.5"

Suspension

  • Front Suspension
    Independent
  • Rear Suspension
    Independent

Tires

  • Front Tire
    P215/60R17
  • Rear Tire
    P215/60R17
  • Spare Tire
    Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

  • City
    24 MPG
  • Highway
    29 MPG

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    13.6 gallons
  • Cruising Range City
    326.4 miles
  • Cruising Range Highway
    394.4 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

  • Length
    173.8 in
  • Height
    60.4 in
  • Max Width
    68.8 in
  • Front Width
    59.8 in
  • Rear Width
    59.8 in
  • Wheelbase
    103.7 in
  • Ground Clearance
    7 in

Interior Space

  • Seating Capacity
    5 seater
  • Front Seat Leg Room
    41.8 in
  • Front Seat Headroom
    39.8 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    54.2 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    52.2 in
  • Rear Seat Leg Room
    35.7 in
  • Rear Seat Headroom
    38.9 in
  • Rear Seat Shoulder Room
    53.4 in
  • Rear Seat Hip Room
    49.6 in

Weight and Trailing

  • Curb Weight
    2,972 lbs

Cargo Space

  • Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
    18.5 ft³
  • Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
    48 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • BLUE SEAT INSERT
  • NO SEAT INSERT DESIRED
  • ORANGE SEAT INSERT
  • RED SEAT INSERT

Additional Packages

23D SXT CUSTOMER PREFERRED ORDER SELECTION PKG

1.8L I4 engine, 5-speed manual trans

23E SPORT APPEARANCE CUSTOMER PREFERRED ORDER SELECTION PKG

$365

1.8L I4 engine, 5-speed manual trans, fog lamps, cloth seats w/color-keyed inserts, leather-wrapped steering wheel w/audio controls, body-color bodyside molding, body-color grille, color-keyed instrument panel & shift knob bezels *Affects Color Availability*

24D SXT CUSTOMER PREFERRED ORDER SELECTION PKG

2.0L I4 engine, continuously variable trans *Upon selection of this pkg, the cost of powertrain components will be added*

24E SPORT APPEARANCE CUSTOMER PREFERRED ORDER SELECTION PKG

$365

2.0L I4 engine, continuously variable trans w/Autostick, fog lamps, cloth seats w/color-keyed inserts, leather-wrapped steering wheel w/audio controls, body-color bodyside molding, body-color grille, color-keyed instrument panel & shift knob bezels *Upon selection of this pkg, the cost of powertrain components will be added* *Affects Color Availability*

Safety

Safety Features

  • Back-Up Camera
    Not Available
  • Cross-Traffic Alert
    Not Available
  • Rear Parking Aid
    Not Available
  • Blind Spot Monitor
    Not Available
  • Lane Departure Warning
    Not Available
  • Lane Keeping Assist
    Not Available
  • ABS
    Optional
  • Night Vision
    Not Available
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
    Not Available
  • Brake Assist
    Not Available
  • Stability Control
    Not Available
  • Traction Control
    Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

  • Basic
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Corrosion
    3 Years / Unlimited Miles
  • Drivetrain
    Unlimited Years / Unlimited Miles
  • Emissions
    2 Years / 24,000 Miles
  • Roadside Assistance
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Short Term California
    3 Years / 50,000 Miles