2011 Dodge Nitro 4WD 4-Door Detonator Specs

4WD 4-Door Detonator
MSRP based on 4WD 4-Door Detonator *Ltd Avail*

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 16 mpg City/21 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 4.0L
EPA Class 4WD Sport Utility
Style Name 4WD 4dr Detonator *Ltd Avail*
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission 5-speed automatic transmission


EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4210
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 40.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.2
Second Hip Room (in) 47.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.6
Second Leg Room (in) 39.4
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 56.1
Front Leg Room (in) 40.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 102.5
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 61.0
Liftover Height (in) 33.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 33.1
Wheelbase (in) 108.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.0
Height, Overall (in) 70.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 46.5
Length, Overall (in) 178.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 68.7
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 40.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 29.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.5
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 260 @ 6000
Displacement 4.0L/241
Engine Order Code EGS
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 265 @ 4200
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Type Gas V6
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.16
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.59
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.21
Trans Order Code DGJ
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9 x 1.1
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.4 x 0.5
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.42
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.3
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.4
Rear Tire Size P245/50R20
Spare Tire Order Code TBC
Front Tire Order Code TSV
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P245/50R20
Rear Tire Order Code TSV
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 20 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 20 x 7.5
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Upper/Lower "A" arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Live Axle

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features All speed traction control
Electronic stability program
Electronic roll mitigation
4-wheel anti-lock pwr disc brakes
Driver & front passenger multistage airbags
Brake assist
Front airbag occupant classification system
Supplemental side curtain front/rear air bags
Enhanced accident response system
LATCH-ready child seat anchor system
Rear door child protection locks
Tire pressure monitoring display
Dual note horn
Active head restraints


Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Emissions Miles/km 24,000
Emissions Years 2
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 36,000
Roadside Assistance Years 3

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.0
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
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