Fiat Argenta 2500 Turbo Diesel, 1982 MY

The Fiat Argenta 2500 Turbo Diesel is a saloon (sedan) with 4 doors and a front mounted engine which delivers the power to the rear wheels. Its 2.4 litre engine is a turbocharged, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that has an output of 88 bhp (89 PS/66 kW) of power at 4100 rpm, and maximum torque of 196 N·m (145 lb·ft/20 kgm) at 2400 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual gearbox. Quoted weight at the kerb is 1305 kg. It is claimed to achieve a top speed of 160 km/h (99 mph).

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Fiat Argenta 2500 Turbo Diesel, 1982 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4450 mm
How heavy?
1305 kg
What size engine?
2.4 litre, 2445 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
89 PS / 88 bhp / 66 kW @ 4100 rpm
How much torque?
196 Nm / 145 ft.lb / 20 kgm @ 2400 rpm
How fast?
160 km/h, 99 mph

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1982 Fiat Argenta 2500 Turbo Diesel data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2560 mm 100.8 inches
Track/tread (front) 1320 mm 52 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1350 mm 53.1 inches
Length 4450 mm 175.2 inches
Width 1650 mm 65 inches
Height 1420 mm 55.9 inches
Ground clearance 125 mm 4.9 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 1305 kg 2877 lb
Weight distribution 58.8 % front
fuel tank capacity 60 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.4 litre
2445 cc
(149.203 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93 × 90 mm
3.66 × 3.54 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.03
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
89 PS (88 bhp) (66 kW)
at 4100 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
36 bhp/litre
0.59 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
196 Nm (145 ft·lb) (20 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
80.16 Nm/litre
0.97 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; light alloy head
sump
compression ratio 22:1
Fuel system Bo VER 124 diesel pump
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1007.4 kPa (146.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 611.25 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor 1 KKK turbocharger
Intercooler
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 18 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 160 km/h (99 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 68.37 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
50.28 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
67.43 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.89 kg/kW
33.22 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 10.80 m
Front suspension I.W.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension LA.RA.TA.CS.
Wheel size front 5.5
Wheel size rear 5.5
Tyres front 185/65 SR 14
Tyres rear 185/65 SR 14
Brakes F/R Di/Di-S
Front brake diameter 257 mm
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.84
Final drive ratio 3.15
general
Carfolio.com ID103774
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 21.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Fiat Argenta 2500 Turbo Diesel added 1999-06-29.
Last modified 2013-02-28.