1990 Alfa Romeo 33 1.8 TD Eco

The Alfa Romeo 33 1.8 TD Eco is a 5 door estate/station wagon-bodied car designed by Walter da Silva with a front mounted engine driving through the front wheels. The 1.8 litre engine is a turbocharged, single overhead camshaft, 3 cylinder that has an output of 83 bhp (84 PS/62 kW) of power at 4200 rpm, and maximum torque of 178 N·m (131 lb·ft/18.2 kgm) at 2400 rpm. The power is delivered to the wheels through a 5 speed manual gearbox. Having a claimed kerb weight of 1040 kg, the Alfa Romeo 33 1.8 TD Eco manages the 0-100 km/h sprint in 13.7 seconds and the standing kilometre in 34.7 seconds. Maximum quoted speed is 175 km/h (109 mph), officially quoted fuel consumption is 4.9/7.0/6.7 l/100km 90km/h / 120km/h / urban.

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1990 Alfa Romeo 33 1.8 TD Eco information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4075 mm
How heavy?
1040 kg
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1779 cm3
How many cylinders?
3, Straight
How much power?
84 PS / 83 bhp / 62 kW @ 4200 rpm
How much torque?
178 Nm / 131 ft.lb / 18.2 kgm @ 2400 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 13.7 s
How fast?
175 km/h, 109 mph
How economical?
4.9/7.0/6.7 l/100km 90km/h / 120km/h / urban

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5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1351 cm3 87 PS 86 bhp 64 kW 985 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 5M 1351 cm3 87 PS 86 bhp 64 kW 1025 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1490 cm3 99 PS 98 bhp 73 kW 940 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1490 cm3 94 PS 93 bhp 69 kW 970 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1712 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1010 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1712 cm3 104 PS 103 bhp 77 kW 970 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1712 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 1130 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1712 cm3 129 PS 127 bhp 95 kW 1000 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FA 5M 1712 cm3 129 PS 127 bhp 95 kW 1070 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 5M 1712 cm3 129 PS 127 bhp 95 kW 1085 kg
Alfa Romeo 33 1.7 Sport Wagon -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1712 cm3 104 PS 103 bhp 77 kW 985 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 5M 1712 cm3 104 PS 103 bhp 77 kW 1035 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1779 cm3 84 PS 83 bhp 62 kW 1055 kg

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1990 Alfa Romeo 33 1.8 TD Eco data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
DesignerWalter da Silva
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2475 97.4
Track/tread (front) 1394 54.9
Track/tread (rear) 1362 53.6
Length 4075 160.4
Width 1613 63.5
Height 1350 53.1
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.65
Kerb weight 1040 kg 2293
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 50 litres 11 UK Gal 13.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer VM
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 3
Capacity 1.8 litre
1779 cc
(108.561 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 92 × 89.2 mm
3.62 × 3.51 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.03
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
6 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
84 PS (83 bhp) (62 kW)
at 4200 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
46.7 bhp/litre
0.76 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
178 Nm (131 ft·lb) (18.2 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
100.06 Nm/litre
1.21 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 22:1
Fuel system Bo VE 3/10 F2100 L269 diesel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1257.3 kPa (182.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 593 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor 1 KKK 14 turbo
Intercooler Air-Air
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 13.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 34.7 s
Maximum speed 175 km/h (109 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 80.92 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
59.51 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
79.81 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.8 kg/kW
28.07 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 4.9/7.0/6.7 l/100km 90km/h / 120km/h / urban
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km4.9/7.0/6.7 l/100km 90kmph/120kmph/urban
km/litre20.4/14.3/14.9 km/l 90kmph/120kmph/urban
UK MPG57.6/40.4/42.2 UK MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
US MPG48.0/33.6/35.1 US MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 177.55 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 11.00 m
Front suspension I.MS.LW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension dD.W.PR.CS.
Wheel size front 5.5J x 13
Wheel size rear 5.5J x 13
Tyres front 175/70 TR 13
Tyres rear 175/70 TR 13
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio 0.79
Final drive ratio 3.18
general
Carfolio.com ID28930
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1990 Alfa Romeo 33 1.8 TD Eco added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.