Fiat 2300 B Familiare, 1966 MY

Fiat 2300 B Familiare is an automobile that has a 5 door estate/station wagon type body with a front mounted engine driving through the rear wheels. The 6 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated powerplant has 2 valves per cylinder and a volume of 2.3 litres. In this application it musters power and torque figures of 115 bhp (117 PS/86 kW) at 5600 rpm and 185 Nm (136 lbft/18.9 kgm) at 4000 rpm respectively. A 4 speed manual gearbox transmits the power to the wheels. Its claimed kerb weight is 1290 kg. Maximum stated speed is 160 km/h, or 99 mph.

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Fiat 2300 B Familiare, 1966 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4505 mm
How heavy?
1290 kg
What size engine?
2.3 litre, 2279 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
117 PS / 115 bhp / 86 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
185 Nm / 136 ft.lb / 18.9 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How fast?
160 km/h, 99 mph

Fiat 2300 models

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 2279 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1285 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 2279 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW

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1966 Fiat 2300 B Familiare data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2650 mm 104.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1345 mm 53 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1307 mm 51.5 inches
Length 4505 mm 177.4 inches
Width 1620 mm 63.8 inches
Height 1485 mm 58.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.7
Kerb weight 1290 kg 2844 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 2.3 litre
2279 cc
(139.073 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 78 × 79.5 mm
3.07 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.98
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
117 PS (115 bhp) (86 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
50.5 bhp/litre
0.83 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
185 Nm (136 ft·lb) (18.9 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
81.18 Nm/litre
0.98 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.8:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1020.1 kPa (148 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 379.83 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 160 km/h (99 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 90.39 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
66.48 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
89.15 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.04 kg/kW
25.13 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
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 6.40 S 14
Tyres rear 6.40 S 14
Brakes F/R Di/Di
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID124069
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 22.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1966 Fiat 2300 B Familiare added 2005-01-01.
Last modified 2013-02-28.