DODGE Nitro Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 1
First production year: 2006
Engines: Diesel, Gasoline
Body style: SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle)

2006 - 2012

Based on a lengthened chassis shared with the Jeep Liberty, the Nitro had a distinctive styling with a truck-like grille borrowed from the RAM, inflated fender flares and big wheels up to 20-inch depending on the trim level. For 2007, the small SUV was available in two trim levels, the SXT and the SLT. The standard equipment included 16-inch wheels, air-conditioning, power windows, power m...

full description and technical specifications
diesel engines:

  DODGE Nitro 2.8L CRD 5AT AWD (163 HP)

  DODGE Nitro 2.8L CRD 6MT (163 HP)

gasoline engines:

  DODGE Nitro 3.7L 4AT (213 HP)

  DODGE Nitro 3.7L 6MT (213 HP)

  DODGE Nitro 4.0L 5AT (258 HP)

  DODGE Nitro 4.0L 5AT AWD (258 HP)