1999 Alfa Romeo Dardo Concept

This vehicle has a 2 door roadster body style designed by Pininfarina with a front positioned engine that delivers power to the front wheels. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2.5 litre, double overhead camshaft 60 degree V 6 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This unit produces 187 bhp (190 PS/139 kW) of power at 6300 rpm, and maximum torque of 222 N·m (164 lb·ft/22.6 kgm) at 5000 rpm. A 5 speed manual transmission supplies the power to the wheels.


Key facts

1999 Alfa Romeo Dardo Concept information summary

What body style?
2 door roadster with 2 seats
How long?
4385 mm
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2492 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
190 PS / 187 bhp / 139 kW @ 6300 rpm
How much torque?
222 Nm / 164 ft.lb / 22.6 kgm @ 5000 rpm
1999 Alfa Romeo Dardo data
Body type2 seater roadster
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2540 mm 100 inches
Track/tread (front) 1540 mm 60.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1560 mm 61.4 inches
Length 4385 mm 172.6 inches
Width 1795 mm 70.7 inches
Height 1250 mm 49.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.73
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Alfa Romeo
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 2.5 litre
2492 cc
(152.071 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88 × 68.3 mm
3.46 × 2.69 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.29
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output
190 PS (187 bhp) (139 kW)
at 6300 rpm
Specific output
75 bhp/litre
1.23 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
222 Nm (164 ft·lb) (22.6 kgm)
at 5000 rpm
Specific torque
89.09 Nm/litre
1.08 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 10.3:1
Fuel system Bo Motronic ME2.1 MPi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1119.5 kPa (162.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 415.33 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 225/40 ZR 18
Tyres rear 225/40 ZR 18
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
Carfolio.com ID116281
Production total
Model code
Model family Concept
RAC rating 28.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1999 Alfa Romeo Dardo added 2003-12-01.
Last modified 2013-02-28.