2003 Fiat Idea 1.2 16v

The Fiat Idea 1.2 16v is a front wheel drive vehicle, with its engine mounted in the front, and a 5 door multi-purpose vehicle body designed by Italdesign. Its 1.2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that develops 78 bhp (79 PS/58 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 114 N·m (84 lb·ft/11.6 kgm) at 4000 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. The quoted kerb weight is 1152 kg. Maximum quoted speed is 163 km/h (101 mph), official fuel consumption is 8.4/5.4/6.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 155.0 g/km.

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2003 Fiat Idea 1.2 16v information summary

What body style?
5 door multi-purpose vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
3930 mm
How heavy?
1152 kg
What size engine?
1.2 litre, 1242 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
79 PS / 78 bhp / 58 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
114 Nm / 84 ft.lb / 11.6 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 13.5 s
How fast?
163 km/h, 101 mph
How economical?
8.4/5.4/6.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
155.0 CO2 g/km

Fiat Idea models

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5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 1248 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 135.0 CO2 1200 kg
Fiat Idea 1.4 16v -
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 1368 cm3 94 PS 93 bhp 69 kW 157.0 CO2 1155 kg
Fiat Idea 1.9 Multijet -
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 1910 cm3 99 PS 98 bhp 73 kW 146.0 CO2 1275 kg

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2003 Fiat Idea 1.2 16v data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater multi-purpose vehicle
Number of doors5
DesignerItaldesign
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2508 mm 98.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1434 mm 56.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1424 mm 56.1 inches
Length 3930 mm 154.7 inches
Width 1698 mm 66.9 inches
Height 1660 mm 65.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.57
Kerb weight 1152 kg 2540 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 47 litres 10.3 UK Gal 12.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.2 litre
1242 cc
(75.791 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 70.8 × 78.86 mm
2.79 × 3.1 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(EC)
79 PS (78 bhp) (58 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output
(EC)
62.8 bhp/litre
1.03 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(EC)
114 Nm (84 ft·lb) (11.6 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(EC)
91.79 Nm/litre
1.11 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.6:1
Fuel system SMPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1153.4 kPa (167.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 310.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 13.5 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 35 s
Maximum speed 163 km/h (101 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 68.65 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
50.49 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
67.71 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.81 kg/kW
33.08 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 8.4/5.4/6.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km8.4/5.4/6.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre11.9/18.5/15.4 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG33.6/52.3/43.5 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG28.0/43.6/36.2 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 155.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 150.80 g/km
VED band (UK) G
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.TB.
Wheel size front 6J x 14
Wheel size rear 6J x 14
Tyres front 185/65 R 14 86T
Tyres rear 185/65 R 14 86T
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr
Front brake diameter 257 mm
Rear brake diameter 203 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.9
Final drive ratio 3.73
general
Carfolio.com ID114389
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2003 Fiat Idea 1.2 16v added 2003-10-16.
Last modified 2013-02-28.