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The 2012 Dodge Caliber delivers crossover functionality and compact car economy.

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SE Wagon

General Pricing

Resale Value $17,380.00 $17,250.00 $18,100.00
Destination $750.00 $755.00 $750.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.0L I4 2.4L I4 2.0L I4
Horsepower 158 @ 6400 RPM 158 @ 6000 RPM 156 @ 6200 RPM
Torque 141 @ 5000 RPM 162 @ 4000 RPM 144 @ 4300 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 1998 2362 1998
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.4 3.5 X 3.8 3.4 X 3.4
Compression Ratio 10.5:1 9.8:1 10.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 24 22 26
Highway (mpg) 32 28 36

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2941.0 3084.3 2839.6
Wheelbase (in.) 103.7 102.4 104.3
Length (in.) 173.8 167.3 170.9
Width (in.) 68.8 69.3 69.9
Height (in.) 60.4 63.4 57.5
Track Front (in.) 59.8 60.0 61.3
Track Rear (in.) 59.8 59.8 61.6
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.8 40.0 40.0
Rear Headroom (in.) 38.9 41.2 38.4
Front Legroom (in.) 41.8 40.7 43.3
Rear Legroom (in.) 35.7 38.0 35.0
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 55.4 55.8 55.7
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 53.4 54.7 54.7
Front Hip Room (in.) 52.2 52.7 53.0
Rear Hip Room (in.) 49.6 46.7 53.3

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 95.2 100.8 97.5

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link torsion torsion
Tires 205/70R15 205/55R16 205/55R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A Yes Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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