2009 Alfa Romeo Brera 1750 TBi

This automobile has a 2 door coupé type body designed by Giugiaro/Alfa Romeo with a front located engine supplying power to the front wheels. The Alfa Romeo Brera 1750 TBi's engine is a turbocharged petrol, 1.7 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. In this application it has an output of 197 bhp (200 PS/147 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 320 N·m (236 lb·ft/32.6 kgm) at 1400 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 6 speed manual 'box. It weighs a claimed 1505 kg at the kerb. Its maximum speed quoted is 235 km/h (146 mph), manufacturer claimed fuel consumption figures are 11.8/6.0/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 189.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2009 Alfa Romeo Brera 1750 TBi information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4410 mm
How heavy?
1505 kg
What size engine?
1.7 litre, 1742 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
200 PS / 197 bhp / 147 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
320 Nm / 236 ft.lb / 32.6 kgm @ 1400 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 7.7 s
How fast?
235 km/h, 146 mph
How economical?
11.8/6.0/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
189.0 CO2 g/km

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2009 Alfa Romeo Brera 1750 TBi data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
DesignerGiugiaro/Alfa Romeo
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2528 99.5
Track/tread (front) 1579 62.2
Track/tread (rear) 1559 61.4
Length 4410 173.6
Width 1830 72
Height 1341 52.8
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 1505 kg 3318
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.34
Frontal area 2.10
CdA 0.71
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code 939 B 1000
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.7 litre
1742 cc
(106.303 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 83 × 80.5 mm
3.27 × 3.17 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.03
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 200 PS (197 bhp) (147 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output 113.1 bhp/litre
1.85 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 320 Nm (236 ft·lb) (32.6 kgm)
at 1400 rpm
Specific torque 183.7 Nm/litre
2.22 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2308.4 kPa (334.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 435.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 7.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 28.9 s
Maximum speed 235 km/h (146 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 132.72 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
97.61 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
130.9 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.24 kg/kW
17.11 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 11.8/6.0/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km11.8/6.0/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre8.5/16.7/12.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG23.9/47.1/34.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG19.9/39.2/29.0 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 189.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 187.92 g/km
VED band (UK) J
CO2 Effizienz (DE) F
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7½J x 17
Wheel size rear 7½J x 17
Tyres front 225/50 R 17
Tyres rear 225/50 R 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 330 mm
Rear brake diameter 292 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6
Top gear ratio 0.74
Final drive ratio 3.94
general
Carfolio.com ID195712
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 17.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2009 Alfa Romeo Brera 1750 TBi added 2009-02-23.
Last modified 2013-02-28.