Fiat 1300 Berlina, 1966 MY

The Fiat 1300 Berlina is a rear wheel drive automobile, with its motor positioned in the front, and a 4 door saloon (sedan) bodyshell. Its 4 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated powerplant has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 1.3 litres. In this application it musters power and torque figures of 59 bhp (60 PS/44 kW) at 5400 rpm and 93 Nm (69 lbft/9.5 kgm) at 3200 rpm respectively. A 4 speed manual gearbox delivers the power to the wheels. Quoted weight at the kerb is 920 kg. Its maximum speed claimed is 140 km/h (87 mph).

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Fiat 1300 Berlina, 1966 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4030 mm
How heavy?
920 kg
What size engine?
1.3 litre, 1295 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
60 PS / 59 bhp / 44 kW @ 5400 rpm
How much torque?
93 Nm / 69 ft.lb / 9.5 kgm @ 3200 rpm
How fast?
140 km/h, 87 mph

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1966 Fiat 1300 Berlina data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2425 mm 95.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1295 mm 51 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1272 mm 50.1 inches
Length 4030 mm 158.7 inches
Width 1545 mm 60.8 inches
Height 1440 mm 56.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 920 kg 2028 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 45 litres 9.9 UK Gal 11.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.3 litre
1295 cc
(79.026 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 72 × 79.5 mm
2.83 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
60 PS (59 bhp) (44 kW)
at 5400 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
45.6 bhp/litre
0.75 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
93 Nm (69 ft·lb) (9.5 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
71.81 Nm/litre
0.87 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 Weber DCDH carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 902.4 kPa (130.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 3
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 323.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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 140 km/h (87 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 65.02 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
47.82 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
64.13 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 20.91 kg/kW
34.93 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 I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.LS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 5.60S-13-4
Tyres rear 5.60S-13-4
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter 236 mm
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.10
general
Carfolio.com ID152493
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1966 Fiat 1300 Berlina added 2007-01-13.
Last modified 2013-02-28.