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1998 Alfa Romeo 166 2.4 JTD information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4720 mm
How heavy?
1490 kg
What size engine?
2.4 litre, 2387 cm3
How many cylinders?
5, Straight
How much power?
136 PS / 134 bhp / 100 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
304 Nm / 224 ft.lb / 31 kgm @ 2000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.90 s
How fast?
202 km/h, 126 mph
How economical?
9.3/5.4/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined

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1998 Alfa Romeo 166 2.4 JTD technical specifications

Introduction

This car has a 4 door saloon (sedan) type body with a front located engine powering the front wheels.
Its 5 cylinder, single overhead camshaft turbocharged engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 2.4 litres. In this application it musters power and torque figures of 134 bhp (136 PS/100 kW) at 4000 rpm and 304 Nm (224 lbft/31 kgm) at 2000 rpm respectively.
The engine transmits power to the wheels compliments of a 6 speed manual transmission.
Claimed weight at the kerb is 1490 kg.
Maximum claimed speed is 202 km/h or 126 mph, officially stated fuel consumption is 9.3/5.4/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined.
1998 Alfa Romeo 166 2.4 JTD data
1998 Alfa Romeo 166 2.4 JTD data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2700 106.3
Track/tread (front) 1545 60.8
Track/tread (rear) 1532 60.3
Length 4720 185.8
Width 1815 71.5
Height 1416 55.7
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.75
Kerb weight 1490 kg 3285 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 72 litres 15.8 UK Gal 19 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 5
Capacity 2.4 litre
2387 cc
(145.664 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82 × 90.4 mm
3.23 × 3.56 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
10 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
136 PS (134 bhp) (100 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
56.1 bhp/litre
0.92 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
304 Nm (224 ft·lb) (31 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
127.36 Nm/litre
1.54 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 18.45:1
Fuel system Bo EDC 15 diesel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1600.4 kPa (232.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 477.4 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor 1 Garrett VNT 25 turbo
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.90 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 31.70 s
Maximum speed 202 km/h (126 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 91.18 PS/g
67.06 kW/g
89.93 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.91 kg/kW
24.91 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 9.3/5.4/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km9.35.46.9 l100km urbanextra-urbancombined
km per litre10.8/18.5/14.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG30.4/52.3/40.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG25.3/43.6/34.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 182.85 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MultiLi.LW.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 205/55 WR 16
Tyres rear 205/55 WR 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 281 mm
Rear brake diameter 276 mm
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.61
Final drive ratio 3.18
general
Carfolio.com ID165341
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 20.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1998 Alfa Romeo 166 2.4 JTD added 2007-11-20.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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