2008 Dodge Caliber Trims and Specs

Air Conditioning Rear heat vents
Airbags Dual front airbags · Driver knee airbags · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side curtain airbags: front, rear
Audio System Antenna Type: mast · MP3 auxiliary audio input · Single disc in-Dash CD · AM/FM radio · 4 Total Speakers
Brakes Front brake diameter: 10.8 · Front brake width: 1.0 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 9.0 · Rear brakes: drum
Comfort Features Floor Material: carpet
Convenience Features Cargo area light · Center console: front console with storage · Cupholders: rear, front · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering · Retained accessory power · Steering wheel: tilt-adjustable · Storage: cargo tie-down anchors and hooks, door pockets · Vanity mirrors: dual
Doors Liftgate window: fixed · Rear door type: liftgate
Drivetrain Axle ratio: 4.12
Engine Alternator: 120 amps · Battery: maintenance-free, 525 CCA
Exterior Features Door handle color: black · Grille color: body-color · Rear spoiler
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: integrated headrests · Front headrests: adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 2
Instrumentation Electroluminescent instrumentation · External temperature display · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level, tire fill alert
Interior Chrome accents
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: manual
Passenger Seat Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Type: bench
Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors
Seatbelts Rear center seatbelt: 3-point
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Rear seat folding: split · Upholstery: cloth
Security Engine immobilizer · Rolling code security: rolling code key
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Steering Steering ratio: 16.6 · Turns lock-to-lock: 2.90
Suspension Front Arm Type: lower control arms · Front Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: MacPherson struts · Rear Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Tires and Rims Wheels: steel
Wheels Wheel covers: full
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Rear defogger · Rear wiper
CJ1 Supplemental Front-Seat Side Air Bags $250
NHK Engine Block Heater $35
MDA Front License Plate Bracket $0
Price $13,925 MSRP
Body Style Hatchback
Engine 1.8L 148 hp I4
2.0L 158 hp I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy
24MPG city
29MPG highway
Drivetrain FWD

Price

MSRP$13,925
Invoice$13,082

Transmission Options

Drivetrain FWD
5-Speed Manual
Fuel Economy
24MPG city
29MPG highway
Continuously Variable Transmission
Fuel Economy
23MPG city
27MPG highway

Safety

Driver AirbagOptional
Passenger AirbagOptional
Front Side AirbagsOptional
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain AirbagsOptional
ABS BrakesOptional

Amenities

Sunroof/Moonroof--
Air ConditioningOptional
Leather SeatsOptional
Power SeatsPassenger: Optional
Power WindowsOptional
Power Door LocksOptional
Navigation System--

Engines

1.8L 148 hp I4
Power 148 hp @ 6,500 RPM
Torque 125 lb-ft @ 5,200 RPM
2.0L 158 hp I4
Power 158 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque 141 lb-ft @ 5,000 RPM

Dimensions

Maximum Seating5 seats
Fuel Tank Volume13.6 gal
Front Legroom41.8 in
Back Legroom35.6 in
Wheelbase103.7 in
Length173.8 in
Width68.8 in
Height60.4 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume18.5 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity1,000 lbs
The 2008 Dodge Caliber SE has a standard 1.8 L, 148 hp engine with 5 speed manual transmission. Think of the SE as the base version of the Caliber. Air conditioning comes as an option... Read More
The 2008 Dodge Caliber SE has a standard 1.8 L, 148 hp engine with 5 speed manual transmission. Think of the SE as the base version of the Caliber. Air conditioning comes as an option.
Adds to SE:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Active charcoal air filtration · Front air conditioning · Single front air conditioning zones · Rear heat vents
Airbags Dual front airbags · Driver knee airbags · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side curtain airbags: front, rear
Audio System Antenna Type: mast · MP3 auxiliary audio input · Single disc in-Dash CD · AM/FM radio · 4 Total Speakers
Brakes Front brake diameter: 11.5 · Front brake width: 1.0 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 9.0 · Rear brakes: drum
Comfort Features Floor Mat Material: carpet · Floor Material: cargo area carpet, carpet · Floor Mats: front · Rear floor mats
Convenience Features Cargo area light · Cargo cover: retractable · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: rear, front · Multi-function remote: keyless entry · One-touch windows: 1 · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering · Reading lights: front · Rear power outlet: 115V · Refrigerated storage · Retained accessory power · Steering wheel: tilt-adjustable · Storage: cargo tie-down anchors and hooks, door pockets · Vanity mirrors: dual
Doors Liftgate window: fixed · Rear door type: liftgate
Driver Seat Manual adjustments: 6
Drivetrain Axle ratio: 4.12
Engine Alternator: 120 amps · Battery: maintenance-free, 525 CCA
Exterior Features Body side moldings: body-color · Door handle color: black · Grille color: chrome · Rear spoiler
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: integrated headrests · Front headrests: adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 2
Instrumentation Electroluminescent instrumentation · External temperature display · Tachometer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level, tire fill alert
Interior Chrome accents
Lights Exterior entry lights
Locks Auto-lock
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power
Passenger Seat Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Type: bench
Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors
Seatbelts Rear center seatbelt: 3-point
Seats Driver seat manual adjustments: height · Front seat type: bucket · Passenger seat folding: folds flat · Rear seat folding: split, flat · Rear seat manual adjustments: reclining · Upholstery: premium cloth
Security 2-stage unlocking doors · Engine immobilizer · Power door locks · Rolling code security: rolling code key
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Steering Steering ratio: 16.6 · Turns lock-to-lock: 2.90
Suspension Front Arm Type: lower control arms · Front Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: MacPherson struts · Rear Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Tires and Rims Wheels: aluminum
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Power windows · Rear defogger · Rear wiper
NHK Engine Block Heater $35
MDA Front License Plate Bracket $0
Price $16,620 MSRP
Body Style Hatchback
Engine 1.8L 148 hp I4
2.0L 158 hp I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy
24MPG city
29MPG highway
Drivetrain FWD

Price

MSRP$16,620
Invoice$15,534

Transmission Options

Drivetrain FWD
5-Speed Manual
Fuel Economy
24MPG city
29MPG highway
Continuously Variable Transmission
Fuel Economy
23MPG city
27MPG highway

Safety

Driver AirbagOptional
Passenger AirbagOptional
Front Side AirbagsOptional
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain AirbagsOptional
ABS BrakesOptional

Amenities

Sunroof/MoonroofOptional
Air ConditioningOptional
Leather SeatsOptional
Power SeatsPassenger: Standard
Power WindowsOptional
Power Door LocksOptional
Navigation System--

Engines

1.8L 148 hp I4
Power 148 hp @ 6,500 RPM
Torque 125 lb-ft @ 5,200 RPM
2.0L 158 hp I4
Power 158 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque 141 lb-ft @ 5,000 RPM

Dimensions

Maximum Seating5 seats
Fuel Tank Volume13.6 gal
Front Legroom41.8 in
Back Legroom35.6 in
Wheelbase103.7 in
Length173.8 in
Width68.8 in
Height60.4 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume18.5 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity1,000 lbs
The 2008 Dodge Caliber SXT has a standard 1.8 L, 148 hp engine with 5 speed manual transmission. The SXT offers all the same standard features as the SE and adds a few more, including ... Read More
The 2008 Dodge Caliber SXT has a standard 1.8 L, 148 hp engine with 5 speed manual transmission. The SXT offers all the same standard features as the SE and adds a few more, including air conditioning and a portable rechargeable lamp. Think of the SXT as the midrange trim in the Caliber lineup.
Adds to SE:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Active charcoal air filtration · Front air conditioning · Single front air conditioning zones · Rear heat vents
Airbags Dual front airbags · Driver knee airbags · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side curtain airbags: front, rear
Audio System Antenna Type: mast · MP3 auxiliary audio input · Single disc in-Dash CD · Boston Acoustics premium brand · AM/FM radio · SiriusXM Satellite Radio · 1 subwoofer · 9 Total Speakers
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brake diameter: 11.5 · Front brake width: 1.0 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 10.3 · Rear brake width: 1.39 · Rear brakes: disc
Comfort Features Floor Mat Material: carpet · Floor Material: cargo area carpet, carpet · Floor Mats: front · Rear floor mats · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cargo area light · Cargo cover: retractable · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: rear, front · Multi-function remote: keyless entry · One-touch windows: 1 · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering · Reading lights: front · Rear power outlet: 115V · Refrigerated storage · Retained accessory power · Steering wheel: tilt-adjustable · Steering wheel mounted controls: audio · Storage: cargo tie-down anchors and hooks, door pockets · Vanity mirrors: dual
Doors Liftgate window: fixed · Rear door type: liftgate
Driver Seat Heated · Manual adjustments: 6
Drivetrain Axle ratio: 4.12
Engine Alternator: 120 amps · Battery: maintenance-free, 525 CCA
Exterior Features Body side moldings: chrome · Door handle color: body-color · Exhaust tip color: chrome · Grille color: chrome · Rear spoiler
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: integrated headrests · Front headrests: adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 2
Instrumentation Electroluminescent instrumentation · External temperature display · Tachometer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level, tire fill alert
Interior Chrome accents
Lights Exterior entry lights · Front fog lights
Locks Auto-lock
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power
Passenger Seat Heated · Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Type: bench
Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors
Seatbelts Rear center seatbelt: 3-point
Seats Driver seat manual adjustments: height · Front seat type: bucket · Passenger seat folding: folds flat · Rear seat folding: split, flat · Rear seat manual adjustments: reclining · Upholstery: premium cloth
Security 2-stage unlocking doors · Engine immobilizer · Power door locks · Rolling code security: rolling code key
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Steering Steering ratio: 16.6 · Turns lock-to-lock: 2.8
Suspension Front Arm Type: lower control arms · Front Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: MacPherson struts · Rear Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: performance
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Power windows · Rear defogger · Rear wiper
NHK Engine Block Heater $35
MDA Front License Plate Bracket $0
Price $18,395 MSRP
Body Style Hatchback
Engine 2.4L 172 hp I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy
23MPG city
29MPG highway
Drivetrain FWD

Price

MSRP$18,395
Invoice$17,149

Transmission Options

Drivetrain FWD
5-Speed Manual
Fuel Economy
23MPG city
29MPG highway
Continuously Variable Transmission
Fuel Economy
21MPG city
25MPG highway

Safety

Driver AirbagOptional
Passenger AirbagOptional
Front Side AirbagsOptional
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain AirbagsOptional
ABS BrakesOptional

Amenities

Sunroof/MoonroofOptional
Air ConditioningOptional
Leather SeatsOptional
Power SeatsPassenger: Standard
Power WindowsOptional
Power Door LocksOptional
Navigation System--

Engine

2.4L 172 hp I4
Power 172 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque 165 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM

Dimensions

Maximum Seating5 seats
Fuel Tank Volume13.6 gal
Front Legroom41.8 in
Back Legroom35.6 in
Wheelbase103.7 in
Length173.8 in
Width68.8 in
Height60.4 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume18.5 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
The 2008 Dodge Caliber R/T FWD features a 2.4 L, 172 hp engine with 2 speed CVT. The R/T offers the most extensive feature package in the Caliber lineup. Read More
The 2008 Dodge Caliber R/T FWD features a 2.4 L, 172 hp engine with 2 speed CVT. The R/T offers the most extensive feature package in the Caliber lineup.
Adds to SE:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Active charcoal air filtration · Front air conditioning · Single front air conditioning zones · Rear heat vents
Airbags Dual front airbags · Driver knee airbags · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side curtain airbags: front, rear
Audio System Antenna Type: mast · MP3 auxiliary audio input · Single disc in-Dash CD · Boston Acoustics premium brand · AM/FM radio · SiriusXM Satellite Radio · 1 subwoofer · 9 Total Speakers
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brake diameter: 11.5 · Front brake width: 1.0 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 10.3 · Rear brake width: 1.39 · Rear brakes: disc
Comfort Features Floor Mat Material: carpet · Floor Material: cargo area carpet, carpet · Floor Mats: front · Rear floor mats · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cargo area light · Cargo cover: retractable · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: rear, front · Multi-function remote: keyless entry · One-touch windows: 1 · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering · Reading lights: front · Rear power outlet: 115V · Refrigerated storage · Retained accessory power · Steering wheel: tilt-adjustable · Steering wheel mounted controls: audio · Storage: cargo tie-down anchors and hooks, door pockets · Vanity mirrors: dual
Doors Liftgate window: fixed · Rear door type: liftgate
Driver Seat Heated · Manual adjustments: 6
Drivetrain 4WD Type: full time · Axle ratio: 6.12
Engine Alternator: 120 amps · Battery: maintenance-free, 525 CCA
Exterior Features Body side moldings: chrome · Door handle color: body-color · Exhaust tip color: chrome · Grille color: chrome · Rear spoiler
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: integrated headrests · Front headrests: adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 2
Instrumentation Electroluminescent instrumentation · External temperature display · Tachometer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level, tire fill alert
Interior Chrome accents
Lights Exterior entry lights · Front fog lights
Locks Auto-lock
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power
Passenger Seat Heated · Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Type: bench
Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors
Seatbelts Rear center seatbelt: 3-point
Seats Driver seat manual adjustments: height · Front seat type: bucket · Passenger seat folding: folds flat · Rear seat folding: split, flat · Rear seat manual adjustments: reclining · Upholstery: premium cloth
Security 2-stage unlocking doors · Engine immobilizer · Power door locks · Rolling code security: rolling code key
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Steering Steering ratio: 16.6 · Turns lock-to-lock: 2.8
Suspension Front Arm Type: lower control arms · Front Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: MacPherson struts · Rear Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: performance
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · Power windows · Rear defogger · Rear wiper
NHK Engine Block Heater $35
MDA Front License Plate Bracket $0
Price $20,495 MSRP
Body Style Hatchback
Engine 2.4L 172 hp I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy
21MPG city
24MPG highway
Drivetrain AWD

Price

MSRP$20,495
Invoice$19,060

Transmission

Drivetrain AWD
Continuously Variable Transmission
Fuel Economy
21MPG city
24MPG highway

Safety

Driver AirbagOptional
Passenger AirbagOptional
Front Side AirbagsOptional
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain AirbagsOptional
ABS BrakesOptional

Amenities

Sunroof/MoonroofOptional
Air ConditioningOptional
Leather SeatsOptional
Power SeatsPassenger: Standard
Power WindowsOptional
Power Door LocksOptional
Navigation System--

Engine

2.4L 172 hp I4
Power 172 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque 165 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM

Dimensions

Maximum Seating5 seats
Fuel Tank Volume13.5 gal
Front Legroom41.8 in
Back Legroom35.6 in
Wheelbase103.7 in
Length173.8 in
Width68.8 in
Height60.4 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume18.5 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity2,000 lbs
The 2008 Dodge Caliber R/T AWD features a 2.4 L, 172 hp engine with 2 speed CVT. The R/T offers the most extensive feature package in the Caliber lineup. Read More
The 2008 Dodge Caliber R/T AWD features a 2.4 L, 172 hp engine with 2 speed CVT. The R/T offers the most extensive feature package in the Caliber lineup.
Adds to SE:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Active charcoal air filtration · Front air conditioning · Single front air conditioning zones · Rear heat vents
Airbags Dual front airbags · Driver knee airbags · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side curtain airbags: front, rear
Audio System Antenna Type: mast · MP3 auxiliary audio input · Single disc in-Dash CD · AM/FM radio · 4 Total Speakers · 66 watts
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Braking assist · Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brake diameter: 13.4 · Front brake width: 1.1 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 11.9 · Rear brake width: 1.39 · Rear brakes: disc
Comfort Features Dash trim: alloy · Floor Mat Material: carpet · Floor Mats: front · Rear floor mats · Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cargo area light · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: rear, front · Multi-function remote: keyless entry · One-touch windows: 1 · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering · Reading lights: front · Refrigerated storage · Retained accessory power · Steering wheel: tilt-adjustable · Steering wheel mounted controls: audio · Storage: door pockets · Vanity mirrors: dual
Driver Seat Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Manual adjustments: 6
Drivetrain Axle ratio: 2.96
Exterior Features Rear spoiler
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: integrated headrests · Front headrests: adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 2
Instrumentation Clock · External temperature display · Tachometer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level, tire fill alert
Lights Exterior entry lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power
Passenger Seat Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Type: bench
Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors
Seatbelts Rear center seatbelt: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Driver seat manual adjustments: height · Front seat type: bucket · Rear seat folding: split · Upholstery: premium cloth
Security 2-stage unlocking doors · Engine immobilizer · Power door locks · Rolling code security: rolling code key
Stability and Traction Stability control · Traction control
Suspension Front Arm Type: lower control arms · Front Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: MacPherson struts · Rear Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Tires and Rims Wheels: painted alloy
Windows Front wipers: variable intermittent · Power windows · Rear defogger · Rear wiper
NHK Engine Block Heater $35
MDA Front License Plate Bracket $0
Price $22,435 MSRP
Body Style Hatchback
Engine 2.4L 285 hp I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy
19MPG city
27MPG highway
Drivetrain FWD

Price

MSRP$22,435
Invoice$20,876

Transmission

Drivetrain FWD
6-Speed Manual
Fuel Economy
19MPG city
27MPG highway

Safety

Driver AirbagOptional
Passenger AirbagOptional
Front Side AirbagsOptional
Rear Side Airbags--
Curtain AirbagsOptional
ABS BrakesOptional

Amenities

Sunroof/MoonroofOptional
Air ConditioningOptional
Leather SeatsOptional
Power SeatsPassenger: Standard
Power WindowsOptional
Power Door LocksOptional
Navigation System--

Engine

2.4L 285 hp I4
Power 285 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque 265 lb-ft @ 6,000 RPM

Dimensions

Maximum Seating5 seats
Fuel Tank Volume13.6 gal
Front Legroom41.8 in
Back Legroom35.6 in
Wheelbase103.7 in
Length173.8 in
Width68.8 in
Height59.7 in

Cargo and Towing

Cargo Volume18.5 cu ft