1940-1948 Dodge Models, Prices, Production

Possessing proven engineering features and wrapped in straightforward styling, what Dodges of the 1940s lacked in excitement they made up for in comfort and durability. Here are the specifications for the 1940-1948 Dodge:

The Dodge limousine wasn't cataloged after World War II, but this is one of two specially built 1948 limos.
Dodge limousines weren't cataloged after World
War II, but this is one of two specially built 1948 limos.

1940 Dodge Special Models, Prices, Production

Special (wheelbase 119.5)
Weight
Price
Production
business coupe
2,867$75512,001
2-door sedan
2,94281527,700
4-door sedan
2,997855 26,803
Total 1940 Dodge Special


66,504

1940 Dodge DeLuxe Models, Prices, Production

DeLuxe (wheelbase 119.5; 7-passenger, 139.5)
Weight
Price
Production
business coupe
2,905$80312,750
4-passenger coupe
2,973855 8,028
convertible coupe
3,1901,030 2,100
2-door sedan
2,990860 19,838
4-door sedan
3,028905 84,976
4-door sedan, 7-passenger
3,4601,095 932
limousine, 7-passenger
3,5001,170 79
chassis
---- 298
Total 1940 Dodge DeLuxe


129,001
Total 1940 Dodge


195,505

1941 Dodge DeLuxe Models, Prices, Production

DeLuxe (wheelbase 119.5)
Weight
Price
Production
business coupe
3,034$86222,318
2-door sedan
3,10991534,566
4-door sedan
3,149954 49,579
Total 1941 Dodge DeLuxe


106,463

1941 Dodge Custom Models, Prices, Production

Custom (wheelbase 119.5; 7-passenger, 139.5)
Weight
Price
Production
club coupe
3,154$99518,024
convertible coupe
3,3841,1623,554
2-door Brougham sedan
3,16996220,146
4-door sedan
3,19499972,067
4-door Town sedan
3,2341,06216,074
4-door sedan, 7-passenger
3,5791,195604
limousine, 7-passenger
3,6691,26250
chassis
---- 20
Total 1941 Dodge Custom


130,539
Total 1941 Dodge


237,002

1942 Dodge DeLuxe Models, Prices, Production

DeLuxe (wheelbase 119.5)
Weight
Price
Production
business coupe
3,056$8955,257
club coupe
3,1319953,314
2-door sedan
3,1319589,767
4-door sedan
3,171998 13,343
Total 1942 Dodge DeLuxe


31,681

1942 Dodge Custom Models, Prices, Production

Custom (wheelbase 119.5; 7-passenger, 139.5)
Weight
Price
Production
club coupe
3,171
$1,045
4,659
convertible coupe
3,476
1,245
1,185
2-door Brougham sedan
3,171
1,008
4,685
4-door sedan 3,206 1,04822,055
4-door Town sedan
3,2561,1054,047
4-door sedan, 7-passenger
3,6931,395201
limousine, 7-passenger
3,798
1,475
9
Total 1942 Dodge Custom


36,841
Total 1942 Dodge


68,522

1946 Dodge DeLuxe Models, Prices, Production

DeLuxe (wheelbase 119.5)
Weight
Price
Production
business coupe
3,146$1,229--
2-door sedan
3,2361,299--
4-door sedan
3,2561,339 --
Total 1946 Dodge DeLuxe


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1946 Dodge Custom Models, Prices, Production

Custom (wheelbase 119.5; 7-passenger, 139.5)
Weight
Price
Production
club coupe
3,241$1,384--
convertible coupe
3,4611,649--
4-door sedan
3,2811,389--
4-door Town sedan
3,3311,444--
4-door sedan, 7-passenger
3,7571,743 --
Total 1946 Dodge Custom


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Total 1946 Dodge


156,080*

1947 Dodge DeLuxe Models, Prices, Production

DeLuxe (wheelbase 119.5)
Weight
Price
Production
business coupe
3,146$1,347--
2-door sedan
3,2361,417--
4-door sedan
3,2561,457 --
Total 1947 Dodge DeLuxe


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1947 Dodge Custom Models, Prices, Production

Custom (wheelbase 119.5; 7-passenger, 139.5)
Weight
Price
Production
club coupe
3,241$1,502--
convertible coupe
3,4611,871--
4-door sedan
3,2811,507--
4-door Town sedan
3,3311,577--
4-door sedan, 7-passenger
3,7571,861--
Total 1947 Dodge Custom


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Total 1947 Dodge


232,216*

1948 Dodge DeLuxe Models, Prices, Production

DeLuxe (wheelbase 119.5)
Weight
Price
Production
business coupe
3,146$1,587--
2-door sedan
3,2361,676--
4-door sedan
3,2561,718--
Total 1948 Dodge DeLuxe


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1948 Dodge Custom Models, Prices, Production

Custom (wheelbase 119.5; 7-passenger, 139.5)
Weight
Price
Production
club coupe
3,241$1,774--
convertible coupe
3,4612,189--
4-door sedan
3,2811,788--
4-door Town sedan
3,3311,872--
4-door sedan, 7-passenger
3,7572,179--
Total 1948 Dodge Custom


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Total 1948 Dodge


232,390*

* Calendar-year total. The factory combined production numbers for Series D-24 cars from 1946 through 1949 "first series." Model-year production estimates are: 163,490 (1946), 243,160 (1947), and 243,340 (1948 and 1949 "first series"). Total D-24 DeLuxe production by body style included 27,600 business coupes, 9,500 convertibles, 333,911 four-door sedans, 27,800 Town sedans, 3,698 seven-passenger sedans, two prototype limousines, and 302 chassis for a total of 479,013 Customs.

Sources: Encyclopedia of American Cars, by the Auto Editors of Consumer Guide, Publications International, Ltd., 1996; Production Figure Book for U.S. Cars, by Jerry Heasley, Motorbooks International, 1977.

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