2006 Alfa Romeo Spider 3.2 V6 Q4, 2006 MY

The Alfa Romeo Spider 3.2 V6 Q4 is a convertible/cabriolet with 2 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits the power through all four wheels. Its 3.2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder unit that has an output of 256 bhp (260 PS/191 kW) of power at 6200 rpm, and maximum torque of 322 N·m (237 lb·ft/32.8 kgm) at 4500 rpm. A 6 speed manual transmission supplies the power to the driven wheels. The claimed weight at the kerb is 1690 kg. Top quoted speed is 234 km/h (145 mph), officially quoted fuel consumption figures are 16.9/8.4/11.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 273.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2006 Alfa Romeo Spider 3.2 V6 Q4, 2006 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
4393 mm
How heavy?
1690 kg
What size engine?
3.2 litre, 3195 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
260 PS / 256 bhp / 191 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
322 Nm / 237 ft.lb / 32.8 kgm @ 4500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 7.5 s
How fast?
234 km/h, 145 mph
How economical?
16.9/8.4/11.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
273.0 CO2 g/km

Alfa Romeo Spider models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1742 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 192.0 CO2 1490 kg
Alfa Romeo Spider -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1956 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 142.0 CO2 1615 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 2387 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 179.0 CO2 1710 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6A 2387 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 208.0 CO2 1730 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 3195 cm3 260 PS 256 bhp 191 kW 262.0 CO2 1675 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 2387 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 179.0 CO2 1660 kg
Alfa Romeo Spider -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 2198 cm3 185 PS 182 bhp 136 kW 221.0 CO2 1530 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FA 6A 3195 cm3 260 PS 256 bhp 191 kW 289.0 CO2 1710 kg

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2006 Alfa Romeo Spider 3.2 V6 Q4 data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2528 mm 99.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1579 mm 62.2 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1559 mm 61.4 inches
Length 4393 mm 173 inches
Width 1830 mm 72 inches
Height 1318 mm 51.9 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 1690 kg 3726 lb
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 939 A 000
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 3.2 litre
3195 cc
(194.971 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 89 × 85.6 mm
3.5 × 3.37 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.04
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 260 PS (256 bhp) (191 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output 80.1 bhp/litre
1.31 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 322 Nm (237 ft·lb) (32.8 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque 100.78 Nm/litre
1.22 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11.25:1
Fuel system MED 7.6.2 direct injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1266.5 kPa (183.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 532.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 7.5 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 18.20 s
Standing quarter-mile 15.5 s
@ 92 mph
Standing kilometre 28.2 s
@ 189 km/h
Maximum speed 234 km/h (145 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 153.58 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
112.96 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
151.48 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.85 kg/kW
14.79 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 16.9/8.4/11.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km16.9/8.4/11.5 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre5.9/11.9/8.7 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG16.7/33.6/24.6 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG13.9/28.0/20.5 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 273.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 266.80 g/km
VED band (UK) M
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MultiLi.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 225/50 R 17
Tyres rear 225/50 R 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 305 mm
Rear brake diameter 278 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.75
Final drive ratio 3.90
general
Carfolio.com ID143143
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 29.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2006 Alfa Romeo Spider 3.2 V6 Q4 added 2006-07-11.
Last modified 2013-02-28.