2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser specs & colors

Starting MSRP
Current listing price
2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser

Showing the 2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser 4dr Wgn

Shop Now

Key specs

Color options


Pastel Slate Gray



Starting MSRP

  • 2.4L I4 engine
  • 5-speed manual trans


Starting MSRP

  • 2.4L I4 engine
  • 4-speed auto trans


EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6.0 in
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6.0 in
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.4L/148
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 167 @ 4000
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 22 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - City 330.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 435.00 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Reverse Ratio (:1) N/A
Second Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Third Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) N/A
First Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) N/A
Trans Type 5
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front Macpherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness N/A in
Brake ABS System Not Available
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 15.0 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 36.7 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) N/A
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size Compact
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 100 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 3147 lbs
Cargo Box (Area) Height N/A in
Wheelbase 103.0 in
Front Leg Room 40.6 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline N/A in
Front Head Room 38.7 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³
Front Hip Room 49.6 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings N/A in
Track Width, Rear 58.2 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 N/A in
Liftover Height N/A in
Passenger Volume 84.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 N/A ft³
Height, Overall 63.0 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 N/A in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.1 in
Front Shoulder Room 52.9 in
Min Ground Clearance 6.0 in
Rear Door Opening Height N/A in
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 N/A ft³
Second Shoulder Room 42.0 in
Second Head Room 36.4 in
Length, Overall 168.9 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 N/A in
Second Hip Room 41.1 in
Rear Door Opening Width N/A in
Second Leg Room 40.9 in
Track Width, Front 58.1 in
Front sill scuff pads Standard
Bright door handles Standard
Compact spare tire Standard
15" x 6" black steel wheels w/bolt-on wheel covers Standard
Color-keyed shift knob Standard
Child seat anchor system LATCH ready Standard
Rear window wiper/washer Standard
Deluxe insulation group Standard
City 21/hwy 26 (2.4L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Floor console w/covered storage Standard
Cargo lamp Standard
Driver/front passenger advanced multistage air bags w/occupant classification system Standard
Sentry Key theft deterrent system Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
Cloth low-back front bucket seats Standard
Fixed long mast antenna Standard
Front stabilizer bar Standard
510 CCA maintenance-free battery w/pwr accessory delay Standard
Quad halogen headlamps Standard
Rear door child protection locks Standard
Remote control manual mirrors Standard
Front/rear floor mats Standard
Pwr steering fluid cooler Standard
AM/FM stereo w/CD player-inc: changer controls, (6) premium speakers Standard
2.80 axle ratio Standard
65/35 split fold/tumble/removable rear seat w/outboard head restraints Standard
Rear window defroster Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Normal duty suspension Standard
Covered sliding visor vanity mirrors Standard
Body-color grille w/chrome accent Standard
Front license plate bracket Standard
City 22/hwy 29 (2.4L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Single low note horn Standard
P195/65R15 all-season touring BSW tires Standard
Rear spoiler Standard
Body-color front/rear fascias Standard
Speed sensitive pwr door locks Standard
Pwr liftgate release Standard
Auxiliary center console pwr outlet Standard
120-amp alternator Standard
Full carpeting Standard
Front dome lamp Standard
Remote keyless entry w/panic alarm, (2) transmitters Standard
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Variable-intermittent windshield wipers Standard
15.0 gallon fuel tank Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Front/rear climate control outlets Standard
Pwr windows w/driver & front passenger one-touch feature Standard
Instrument panel-inc: satin silver bezel, 120-mph speedometer, tachometer Standard
2.4L DOHC SMPI 16-valve I4 engine Standard
Analog clock Standard
Solar control glass Standard
5-speed manual transmission Standard
Locking glove box Standard

Compare trims

2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser

Wondering which trim is right for you?