Key facts

1997 Alfa Romeo 156 2.4 JTD information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4430 mm
How heavy?
1350 kg
What size engine?
2.4 litre, 2387 cm3
How many cylinders?
5, Straight
How much power?
136 PS / 134 bhp / 100 kW @ 4200 rpm
How much torque?
304 Nm / 224 ft.lb / 31 kgm @ 2000 rpm
How economical?
8.9/5.4/6.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined

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1997 Alfa Romeo 156 2.4 JTD technical specifications

Introduction

This vehicle has a 4 door sedan/saloon type body with a front positioned engine supplying power to the front wheels.
Its engine is a turbocharged diesel, 2.4 litre, single overhead camshaft 5 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant has an output of 134 bhp (136 PS/100 kW) of power at 4200 rpm, and maximum torque of 304 N·m (224 lb·ft/31 kgm) at 2000 rpm.
A 5 speed manual transmission transfers the power to the wheels.
Its stated weight at the kerb is 1350 kg.
1997 Alfa Romeo 156 2.4 JTD data
1997 Alfa Romeo 156 2.4 JTD data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2595 102.2
Track/tread (front) 1511 59.5
Track/tread (rear) 1545 60.8
Length 4430 174.4
Width 1745 68.7
Height 1415 55.7
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight 1350 kg 2976 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 63 litres 13.9 UK Gal 16.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 5
Capacity 2.4 litre
2387 cc
(145.664 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82 × 90.4 mm
3.23 × 3.56 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
10 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
136 PS (134 bhp) (100 kW)
at 4200 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
56.1 bhp/litre
0.92 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
304 Nm (224 ft·lb) (31 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
127.36 Nm/litre
1.54 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 18.45:1
Fuel system DDi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1600.4 kPa (232.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 477.4 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter
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 100.64 PS/g
74.02 kW/g
99.26 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.51 kg/kW
22.57 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 8.9/5.4/6.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km8.9/5.4/6.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre11.2/18.5/14.9 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG31.7/52.3/42.2 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG26.4/43.6/35.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 177.55 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock 2.100
Turning circle 11.60 m
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 185/65 VR 15
Tyres rear 185/65 VR 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S
Front brake diameter 284 mm
Rear brake diameter 251 mm
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.76
Final drive ratio 3.18
general
Carfolio.com ID26818
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 20.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1997 Alfa Romeo 156 2.4 JTD added 1998-01-06.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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