Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.8 MPI, 2007 MY

The Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.8 MPI is a 5 door estate/station wagon style car styled by Giugiaro/Alfa Romeo with a front positioned engine supplying power to the front wheels. Powering the Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.8 MPI is a double overhead camshaft, 1.8 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder motor, with 4 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 138 bhp (140 PS/103 kW) at 6500 rpm and 175 N·m (129 lb·ft/17.8 kgm) at 3800 rpm respectively. The engine transmits power to the wheels through a 5 speed manual gearbox. Claimed weight at the kerb is 1555 kg. Maximum speed quoted is 204 km/h, which is 127 mph, stated fuel consumption is 10.7/6.3/7.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 187.0 g/km.

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Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.8 MPI, 2007 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4660 mm
How heavy?
1555 kg
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1796 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
140 PS / 138 bhp / 103 kW @ 6500 rpm
How much torque?
175 Nm / 129 ft.lb / 17.8 kgm @ 3800 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 10.7 s
How fast?
204 km/h, 127 mph
How economical?
10.7/6.3/7.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
187.0 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
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 1859 cm3 160 PS 158 bhp 118 kW 205.0 CO2 1480 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

Similar models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 6M 1995 cm3 129 PS 127 bhp 95 kW 182.0 CO2 1505 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 6A 1995 cm3 129 PS 127 bhp 95 kW 195.0 CO2 1535 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 6M 1995 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 182.0 CO2 1505 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 6A 1995 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 196.0 CO2 1535 kg
Fiat Croma -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1796 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 1430 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1747 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1270 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1999 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 189.0 CO2 1371 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1999 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1999 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1798 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW 179.0 CO2 1490 kg
Ford Mondeo Estate  -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1999 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 189.0 CO2 1421 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1999 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 1450 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1975 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW 183.0 CO2 1409 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5A 1999 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 185.0 CO2 1455 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1796 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 187.0 CO2
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 1192 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 196.0 CO2 1458 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1998 cm3 135 PS 133 bhp 99 kW 195.0 CO2 1310 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 189.0 CO2 1390 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1994 cm3 148 PS 146 bhp 109 kW 1480 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 4A 1994 cm3 148 PS 146 bhp 109 kW 1520 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1994 cm3 148 PS 146 bhp 109 kW 1480 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 4A 1994 cm3 148 PS 146 bhp 109 kW 1520 kg
Subaru Exiga -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1994 cm3 148 PS 146 bhp 109 kW 1490 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 4A 1994 cm3 148 PS 146 bhp 109 kW 1530 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA CVT 1994 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 187.0 CO2 1495 kg
Toyota Avensis Wagon -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1794 cm3 129 PS 127 bhp 95 kW 193.0 CO2
Toyota Avensis Wagon -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1998 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 193.0 CO2 1365 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF CVT 1797 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 1230 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1794 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1400 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1794 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1400 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1794 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1300 kg
2007 Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.8 MPI data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
DesignerGiugiaro/Alfa Romeo
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2700 mm 106.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1579 mm 62.2 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1559 mm 61.4 inches
Length 4660 mm 183.5 inches
Width 1830 mm 72 inches
Height 1417 mm 55.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.73
Kerb weight 1555 kg 3428 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 GM
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.8 litre
1796 cc
(109.599 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80.5 × 88.2 mm
3.17 × 3.47 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 140 PS (138 bhp) (103 kW)
at 6500 rpm
Specific output 76.8 bhp/litre
1.26 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 175 Nm (129 ft·lb) (17.8 kgm)
at 3800 rpm
Specific torque 97.44 Nm/litre
1.18 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system MPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1224.5 kPa (177.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 449 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 10.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 204 km/h (127 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 89.98 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
66.18 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
88.75 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.11 kg/kW
25.24 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 10.7/6.3/7.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km10.7/6.3/7.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre9.3/15.9/12.7 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG26.4/44.8/35.8 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG22.0/37.3/29.8 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 187.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 183.28 g/km
VED band (UK) J
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MultiLi.
Rear suspension I.DW.
Wheel size front 7J x 16
Wheel size rear 7J x 16
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 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.89
Final drive ratio 3.94
general
Carfolio.com ID164593
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2007 Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.8 MPI added 2007-11-18.
Last modified 2013-02-28.