Key facts

1996 Alfa Romeo 155 1.6 16v TS information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4443 mm
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
122 PS / 120 bhp / 89 kW @ 6300 rpm
How much torque?
152 Nm / 112 / 15.5 kgm @ 5000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.40 s
How fast?
195 km/h, 121 mph

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1996 Alfa Romeo 155 1.6 16v TS technical specifications


This automobile has a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front mounted engine driving through the front wheels.
The 1.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that produces 120 bhp (122 PS/89 kW) of power at 6300 rpm, and maximum torque of 152 N·m (112 lb·ft/15.5 kgm) at 5000 rpm.
The engine transmits power to the wheels compliments of a 5 speed manual transmission.
Maximum claimed speed is 195 km/h or 121 mph.
1996 Alfa Romeo 155 1.6 16v TS data
1996 Alfa Romeo 155 1.6 16v TS data
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2540 100
Track/tread (front) 1496 58.9
Track/tread (rear) 1438 56.6
Length 4443 174.9
Width 1730 68.1
Height 1440 56.7
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.75
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 63 litres 13.9 UK Gal 16.6 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Alfa Romeo
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1598 cc
(97.516 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82 × 75.65 mm
3.23 × 2.98 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.08
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
122 PS (120 bhp) (89 kW)
at 6300 rpm
Specific output
75.1 bhp/litre
1.23 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
152 Nm (112 ft·lb) (15.5 kgm)
at 5000 rpm
Specific torque
95.12 Nm/litre
1.15 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 10.3:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1195.3 kPa (173.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.40 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 195 km/h (121 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
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.MS.LW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.TA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi-Si-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general ID20526
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1996 Alfa Romeo 155 1.6 16v TS added 1997-05-06.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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