1988 Fiat Tipo 1.1 FIRE

The Fiat Tipo 1.1 FIRE is a front wheel drive car, with the engine positioned in the front, and a hatchback bodyshell. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 1.1 litre capacity. This unit features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 55 bhp (56 PS/41 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 89 N·m (66 lb·ft/9.1 kgm) at 2900 rpm. A 5 speed manual gearbox transfers the power to the driven wheels. Claimed weight at the kerb is 905 kg. The Fiat Tipo 1.1 FIRE is said to be able to manage a top speed of 150 km/h, or 93 mph.

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Key facts

1988 Fiat Tipo 1.1 FIRE information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3958 mm
How heavy?
905 kg
What size engine?
1.1 litre, 1108 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
56 PS / 55 bhp / 41 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
89 Nm / 66 ft.lb / 9.1 kgm @ 2900 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 17.2 s
How fast?
150 km/h, 93 mph

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1988 Fiat Tipo 1.1 FIRE data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2540 mm 100 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 3958 mm 155.8 inches
Width 1700 mm 66.9 inches
Height 1445 mm 56.9 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.56
Kerb weight 905 kg 1995 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.31
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.1 litre
1108 cc
(67.614 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 70 × 72 mm
2.76 × 2.83 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.97
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 56 PS (55 bhp) (41 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output 49.6 bhp/litre
0.81 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 89 Nm (66 ft·lb) (9.1 kgm)
at 2900 rpm
Specific torque 80.32 Nm/litre
0.97 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1009.4 kPa (146.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 277 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 17.2 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 150 km/h (93 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 61.62 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
45.32 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
60.77 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 22.07 kg/kW
36.86 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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.TA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID2838
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1988 Fiat Tipo 1.1 FIRE added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.