2003 Fiat Idea 1.9 Multijet

The Idea 1.9 Multijet is a front wheel drive Italdesign designed multi-purpose vehicle motor vehicle with a front positioned engine, manufactured by Fiat. The 1.9 litre engine is a turbocharged, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that develops 98 bhp (99 PS/73 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 260 N·m (192 lb·ft/26.5 kgm) at 1750 rpm. The engine drives the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission. Stated kerb weight is 1275 kg. It is said to be able to attain a maxiumum speed of 179 km/h or 111 mph, official fuel consumption is 7.0/4.7/5.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 146.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2003 Fiat Idea 1.9 Multijet information summary

What body style?
5 door multi-purpose vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
3930 mm
How heavy?
1275 kg
What size engine?
1.9 litre, 1910 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
99 PS / 98 bhp / 73 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
260 Nm / 192 ft.lb / 26.5 kgm @ 1750 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.5 s
How fast?
179 km/h, 111 mph
How economical?
7.0/4.7/5.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
146.0 CO2 g/km

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2003 Fiat Idea 1.9 Multijet 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 1275 kg 2811 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 turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.9 litre
1910 cc
(116.555 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82 × 90.4 mm
3.23 × 3.56 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(EC)
99 PS (98 bhp) (73 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(EC)
51.3 bhp/litre
0.84 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(EC)
260 Nm (192 ft·lb) (26.5 kgm)
at 1750 rpm
Specific torque
(EC)
136.13 Nm/litre
1.65 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 18:1
Fuel system Multijet common rail direct diesel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1710.6 kPa (248.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 477.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler
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 179 km/h (111 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 77.93 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
57.32 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
76.86 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 17.45 kg/kW
29.14 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 7.0/4.7/5.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km7.0/4.7/5.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre14.3/21.3/18.2 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG40.4/60.1/51.4 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG33.6/50.0/42.8 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 146.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 145.75 g/km
VED band (UK) F
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 185/60 R 15 88T
Tyres rear 185/60 R 15 88T
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr
Front brake diameter 284 mm
Rear brake diameter 228 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 3.63
general
Carfolio.com ID114576
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2003 Fiat Idea 1.9 Multijet added 2003-10-16.
Last modified 2013-02-28.