2003 Fiat Idea 1.4 16v

The Idea 1.4 16v is an automobile from Fiat, with front wheel drive, a front located engine and an Italdesign-styled 5 door multi-purpose vehicle body style. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 1.4 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 93 bhp (94 PS/69 kW) of power at 5800 rpm, and maximum torque of 128 N·m (94 lb·ft/13.1 kgm) at 4500 rpm. The engine powers the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission. The quoted weight at the kerb is 1155 kg. Maximum speed claimed is 175 km/h, which is 109 mph, claimed fuel consumption figures are 8.5/5.5/6.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 157.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2003 Fiat Idea 1.4 16v information summary

What body style?
5 door multi-purpose vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
3930 mm
How heavy?
1155 kg
What size engine?
1.4 litre, 1368 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
94 PS / 93 bhp / 69 kW @ 5800 rpm
How much torque?
128 Nm / 94 ft.lb / 13.1 kgm @ 4500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.5 s
How fast?
175 km/h, 109 mph
How economical?
8.5/5.5/6.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
157.0 CO2 g/km

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2003 Fiat Idea 1.4 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 1155 kg 2546 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 1.4 litre
1368 cc
(83.48 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 72 × 84 mm
2.83 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.86
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(EC)
94 PS (93 bhp) (69 kW)
at 5800 rpm
Specific output
(EC)
68 bhp/litre
1.11 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(EC)
128 Nm (94 ft·lb) (13.1 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque
(EC)
93.57 Nm/litre
1.13 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system SMPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1175.8 kPa (170.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 342 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.5 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 33 s
Maximum speed 175 km/h (109 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 81.64 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
60.04 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
80.52 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.65 kg/kW
27.82 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 8.5/5.5/6.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km8.5/5.5/6.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre11.8/18.2/15.2 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG33.2/51.4/42.8 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG27.7/42.8/35.6 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 157.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 153.12 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 ID114532
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2003 Fiat Idea 1.4 16v added 2003-10-16.
Last modified 2013-02-28.