2005 Alfa Romeo 159 1.9 JTS, 2005 MY

This car has a 4 door sedan/saloon body style designed by Giugiaro/Alfa Romeo with a front mounted engine delivering its power to the front wheels. The Alfa Romeo 159 1.9 JTS's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1.9 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. It develops 158 bhp (160 PS/118 kW) of power at 6500 rpm, and maximum torque of 190 N·m (140 lb·ft/19.4 kgm) at 4500 rpm. A 6 speed manual gearbox delivers the power to the driven wheels. Stated kerb weight is 1480 kg. It is claimed to achieve a top speed of 212 km/h (132 mph), official fuel consumption figures are 12.2/6.6/8.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 205.0 g/km.

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2005 Alfa Romeo 159 1.9 JTS, 2005 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4660 mm
How heavy?
1480 kg
What size engine?
1.9 litre, 1859 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
160 PS / 158 bhp / 118 kW @ 6500 rpm
How much torque?
190 Nm / 140 ft.lb / 19.4 kgm @ 4500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.7 s
How fast?
212 km/h, 132 mph
How economical?
12.2/6.6/8.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
205.0 CO2 g/km

Alfa Romeo 159 models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1956 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 134.0 CO2 1490 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1956 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 137.0 CO2 1540 kg
Alfa Romeo 159 1750 TBi -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1742 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 189.0 CO2 1430 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1956 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 142.0 CO2 1490 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1742 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 194.0 CO2 1480 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1956 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 145.0 CO2 1540 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1796 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 181.0 CO2 1505 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1910 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 159.0 CO2 1535 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1910 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 187.0 CO2 1540 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1910 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 157.0 CO2 1525 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6M 2387 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 197.0 CO2 1690 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1796 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 187.0 CO2 1555 kg
Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon JTDm -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1910 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 159.0 CO2 1585 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 1910 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 190.0 CO2 1590 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1910 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 157.0 CO2 1575 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 6M 2387 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 199.0 CO2 1740 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1910 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 159.0 CO2 1575 kg
Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.9 JTDm  -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 162.0 CO2 1585 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1859 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 209.0 CO2 1530 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 2198 cm3 185 PS 182 bhp 136 kW 224.0 CO2 1540 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 2387 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 184.0 CO2 1680 kg
Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 3.2 V6 Q4 -
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 6M 3195 cm3 260 PS 256 bhp 191 kW 275.0 CO2 1730 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1910 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 157.0 CO2 1525 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1910 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 159.0 CO2 1535 kg
Alfa Romeo 159 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 2198 cm3 185 PS 182 bhp 136 kW 221.0 CO2 1490 kg
Alfa Romeo 159 2.4 JTDM -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 2387 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 179.0 CO2 1630 kg
Alfa Romeo 159 3.2 V6 Q4 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6M 3195 cm3 260 PS 256 bhp 191 kW 270.0 CO2 1740 kg

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2005 Alfa Romeo 159 1.9 JTS data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
DesignerGiugiaro/Alfa Romeo
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2700 106.3
Track/tread (front) 1578 62.1
Track/tread (rear) 1555 61.2
Length 4660 183.5
Width 1828 72
Height 1417 55.8
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.73
Kerb weight 1480 kg 3263
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Alfa Romeo
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.9 litre
1859 cc
(113.443 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86 × 80 mm
3.39 × 3.15 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.08
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 160 PS (158 bhp) (118 kW)
at 6500 rpm
Specific output 85 bhp/litre
1.39 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 190 Nm (140 ft·lb) (19.4 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque 102.21 Nm/litre
1.24 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11.3:1
Fuel system MED 7.6.1 direct injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1284.4 kPa (186.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 464.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 30.7 s
Maximum speed 212 km/h (132 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 108.24 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
79.61 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
106.76 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.56 kg/kW
20.98 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 12.2/6.6/8.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km12.2/6.6/8.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre8.2/15.2/11.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG23.2/42.8/32.5 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG19.3/35.6/27.0 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 205.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 201.84 g/km
VED band (UK) K
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MultiLi.
Rear suspension I.DW.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 205/55 R 16
Tyres rear 205/55 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 305 mm
Rear brake diameter 278 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6
Top gear ratio 0.86
Final drive ratio 4.18
general
Carfolio.com ID129008
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 18.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2005 Alfa Romeo 159 1.9 JTS added 2005-06-13.
Last modified 2013-02-28.