Key facts

1997 Alfa Romeo 156 1.9 JTD information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4430 mm
How heavy?
1270 kg
What size engine?
1.9 litre, 1910 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
105 PS / 104 bhp / 78 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
255 Nm / 188 ft.lb / 26 kgm @ 2000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 10.50 s
How fast?
188 km/h, 117 mph
How economical?
7.8/4.7/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined

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1997 Alfa Romeo 156 1.9 JTD technical specifications

Introduction

The Alfa Romeo 156 1.9 JTD is a front wheel drive car, with the engine placed in the front, and a 4 door saloon (sedan) body.
Its 1.9 litre engine is a turbocharged, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that has an output of 104 bhp (105 PS/78 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 255 N·m (188 lb·ft/26 kgm) at 2000 rpm.
The engine drives the wheels compliments of a 5 speed manual gearbox.
The claimed kerb weight is 1270 kg.
Top stated speed is 188 km/h (117 mph), quoted fuel consumption figures are 7.8/4.7/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined.
1997 Alfa Romeo 156 1.9 JTD data
1997 Alfa Romeo 156 1.9 JTD data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2595 102.2
Track/tread (front) 1519 59.8
Track/tread (rear) 1506 59.3
Length 4430 174.4
Width 1745 68.7
Height 1415 55.7
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight 1270 kg 2800 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 Alfa Romeo
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.9 litre
1910 cc
(116.555 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
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
105 PS (104 bhp) (78 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
54.5 bhp/litre
0.89 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
255 Nm (188 ft·lb) (26 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
133.51 Nm/litre
1.61 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 18.45:1
Fuel system Direct injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1677.7 kPa (243.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 477.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 10.50 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 32.80 s
Maximum speed 188 km/h (117 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 83.03 PS/g
61.07 kW/g
81.89 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.38 kg/kW
27.35 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 7.8/4.7/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km7.8/4.7/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre12.8/21.3/17.2 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG36.2/60.1/48.7 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG30.2/50.0/40.6 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 153.70 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
Turning circle 11.60 m
Front suspension I.DW.TA.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 185/65 HR 15
Tyres rear 185/65 HR 15
Brakes F/R Di/Di
Front brake diameter 281 mm
Rear brake diameter 251 mm
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.76
Final drive ratio 3.35
general
Carfolio.com ID27181
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1997 Alfa Romeo 156 1.9 JTD added 1998-11-23.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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