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2005 Dodge Stratus Sedan

2005  Dodge Stratus Sedan
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The 2005 Dodge Stratus Coupe is one of those vehicles that makes you want to keep on driving. It handles like a dream, with power steering that is well attuned to your touch.

Dodge offers the Stratus Coupe as an affordable model that brings a bit of everything. It offers the some of the best value for your money required to. This is based on a variety of measures including styling, performance, fuel economy, purchase price and ownership costs.

Available Models
The 2005 Dodge Stratus coupe is offered in an entry-level SXT model and an R/T model. The Stratus sedan is covered in a separate review.

Interior Features
Five passengers fit nicely into the two-door coupe. It offers 16.3 cubic feet of cargo room to handle a wide variety of transporting needs.

In terms of features, the base SXT standard package includes air conditioning, an AM/FM radio with in-dash 4-disc CD changer, cruise control, cloth upholstery, a height-adjustable driver seat, a center console, power mirrors, windows and door locks and a rear defogger.

There are quite a number of options this year as well. A Leather Interior Package, offered with R/T models, consists of plush leather upholstery, a 6-way power passenger seat, a universal garage door opener, an automatic day/night rearview mirror, an outside temperature indicator and a compass.

Exterior Features
The 2005 Dodge Stratus coupe has a sleeker, flashier exterior design than the sedan. This is especially so of the R/T model, which comes with a rear spoiler, alloy wheels and integrated fog lights. In addition, with the R/T a power sunroof is available.

The efficient engine under the hood of the base SXT is a 2.4-liter, four-cylinder model that provides 147 horsepower at 5500 rpm and 158 lb-ft of torque at 4000 rpm.

The R/T has a considerable increase in power. It uses a 3.0-liter V6 engine that can produce 200 horsepower at 5500 rpm and 205 lb-ft of torque at 4500 rpm.

Both engines can be mated to either 4-speed automatic transmission or 5-speed manual transmission. With the R/T, Dodge offers available AutoStick manual shift capability that gives drivers of automatic-transmission models the option to take over the shifting when they want. The handling is also a little tighter on R/Ts, thanks to its steering setup and sport suspension.

Safety and Security
The 2005 Dodge Stratus coupe has a safety cage construction with steel side-guard door beams. 4-wheel disc antilock brakes with low-speed traction control are available on R/T models and side airbags are available on both coupe models.

2005 Dodge Stratus Sedan - Feature Highlights

Dark Taupe/Light Taupe interiors on all Stratus sedans
Light Taupe leather available on ES and R/T
Satin Silver instrument panel bezels on R/T

Linen Gold Clear Coat replaces Light Almond Pearl Coat
Midnight Blue Pearl Coat replaces Deep Sapphire Blue Pearl Coat
Magnesium Pearl Coat replaces Deep Lava Red Metallic
Inferno Red Crystal Pearl Coat replaces Inferno Red Tinted Pearl Coat

Stratus SXT offers a new Sport Appearance Package: Chrome-clad wheels, fog lamps, spoiler and Camelot instrument panel bezels.


SE and ES models are fleet only

Fast Stats
MSRP from
2.4L I4
2.7L V6
150 @ 5500
200 @ 5800
4-speed auto
MPG: City/Hwy
2.4L: 22/30
2.7L: 21/28

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