Fiat 1900 Diesel, 1954 MY

The Fiat 1900 Diesel is a 4 door saloon (sedan)-bodied road car with a front located engine powering the rear wheels. Its engine is a naturally aspirated diesel, 1.9 litre, overhead valve 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 40 bhp (40.6 PS/29.8 kW) of power at 3200 rpm. A 4 speed manual 'box delivers the power to the wheels. The quoted weight at the kerb is 1156 kg.

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Fiat 1900 Diesel, 1954 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4242 mm
How heavy?
1156 kg
What size engine?
1.9 litre, 1901 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
40.6 PS / 40 bhp / 29.8 kW @ 3200 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown

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1954 Fiat 1900 Diesel data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2660 mm 104.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1340 mm 52.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1340 mm 52.8 inches
Length 4242 mm 167 inches
Width 1657 mm 65.2 inches
Height 1518 mm 59.8 inches
Ground clearance 171 mm 6.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.59
Kerb weight 1156 kg 2549 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated diesel
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.9 litre
1901 cc
(116.006 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82 × 90 mm
3.23 × 3.54 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 40.6 PS (40 bhp) (29.8 kW)
at 3200 rpm
Specific output 21 bhp/litre
0.34 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 20:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 475.25 cc
Aspiration Normal D.
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 35.08 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
25.8 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
34.6 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 38.76 kg/kW
64.74 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 rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 11.30 m
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area 1045 cm2
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio 4.44
general
Carfolio.com ID220
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1954 Fiat 1900 Diesel added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.