1987 Alfa Romeo 33 Sportwagon 1.7

The Alfa Romeo 33 Sportwagon 1.7 is a front wheel drive automobile, with the engine located in the front, and a 5 door estate/station wagon bodyshell designed by Pininfarina. The 1.7 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that has an output of 118 bhp (120 PS/88 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 148 N·m (109 lb·ft/15.1 kgm) at 3500 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual gearbox. The Alfa Romeo 33 Sportwagon 1.7 weighs a stated 977 kg at the kerb. Top quoted speed is 190 km/h (118 mph).

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Key facts

1987 Alfa Romeo 33 Sportwagon 1.7 information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4015 mm
How heavy?
977 kg
What size engine?
1.7 litre, 1712 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Flat
How much power?
120 PS / 118 bhp / 88 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
148 Nm / 109 ft.lb / 15.1 kgm @ 3500 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 9.5 s
How fast?
190 km/h, 118 mph

Alfa Romeo 33 models

5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1779 cm3 74 PS 73 bhp 54 kW 1010 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1779 cm3 74 PS 73 bhp 54 kW 1025 kg
Alfa Romeo 33 1.7 Veloce -
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1712 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 910 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1490 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 900 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1351 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 890 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1490 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 890 kg

Similar models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 5M 1991 cm3 129 PS 127 bhp 95 kW 1230 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4A 1991 cm3 129 PS 127 bhp 95 kW 1250 kg
estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1955 cm3 124 PS 122 bhp 91 kW 1150 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1905 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1062 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 5M 1820 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 1210 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 4A 1820 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 1250 kg
1987 Alfa Romeo 33 Sportwagon 1.7 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
DesignerPininfarina
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2455 96.7
Track/tread (front) 1392 54.8
Track/tread (rear) 1359 53.5
Length 4015 158.1
Width 1612 63.5
Height 1350 53.1
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.64
Kerb weight 977 kg 2154
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Alfa Romeo
Engine code
Cylinders Flat 4
Capacity 1.7 litre
1712 cc
(104.473 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 87 × 72 mm
3.43 × 2.83 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.21
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 120 PS (118 bhp) (88 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 68.9 bhp/litre
1.13 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 148 Nm (109 ft·lb) (15.1 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque 86.45 Nm/litre
1.04 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 2 We carbs
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1086.3 kPa (157.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 3
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 428 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 9.5 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 17.5 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 190 km/h (118 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 122.46 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
90.06 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
120.78 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.1 kg/kW
18.55 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 front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.
Rear suspension dD.WL.PR.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID17787
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 18.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1987 Alfa Romeo 33 Sportwagon 1.7 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.