2002 Fiat Barchetta

The Fiat Barchetta is a front wheel drive motor vehicle, with its engine placed in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet bodyshell. The 1.7 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that produces 128.5 bhp (130 PS/96 kW) of power at 6300 rpm, and maximum torque of 158 N·m (117 lb·ft/16.1 kgm) at 4300 rpm. A 5 speed manual transmission supplies the power to the wheels. The Fiat Barchetta weighs a claimed 1165 kg at the kerb. Top stated speed is 200 km/h, or 124 mph.

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Fiat Barchetta -
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Key facts

2002 Fiat Barchetta information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
3888 mm
How heavy?
1165 kg
What size engine?
1.7 litre, 1747 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
130 PS / 128.5 bhp / 96 kW @ 6300 rpm
How much torque?
158 Nm / 117 ft.lb / 16.1 kgm @ 4300 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 8.9 s
How fast?
200 km/h, 124 mph

Fiat Barchetta models

Fiat Barchetta -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1747 cm3 131 PS 129.5 bhp 97 kW 1056 kg

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2002 Fiat Barchetta data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2275 mm 89.6 inches
Track/tread (front) 1412 mm 55.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1407 mm 55.4 inches
Length 3888 mm 153.1 inches
Width 1640 mm 64.6 inches
Height 1265 mm 49.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight 1165 kg 2568 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 50 litres 11 UK Gal 13.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.7 litre
1747 cc
(106.608 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82 × 82.7 mm
3.23 × 3.26 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.99
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 130 PS (128.5 bhp) (96 kW)
at 6300 rpm
Specific output 73.6 bhp/litre
1.21 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 158 Nm (117 ft·lb) (16.1 kgm)
at 4300 rpm
Specific torque 90.44 Nm/litre
1.09 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10.3:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1136.5 kPa (164.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 436.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 8.9 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 200 km/h (124 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 111.83 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
82.25 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
110.3 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.16 kg/kW
20.31 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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.TA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 195/55 R 15 H
Tyres rear 195/55 R 15 H
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID192280
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2002 Fiat Barchetta added 2009-01-16.
Last modified 2013-02-28.