1962 Alfa Romeo 2600 Berlina

This vehicle has a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels. Its 6 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a volume of 2.6 litres. It produces power and torque figures of 130 bhp (132 PS/97 kW) at 5900 rpm and 200 Nm (148 lbft/20.4 kgm) at 3400 rpm respectively. A 5 speed manual transmission delivers the power to the wheels. Claimed weight at the kerb is 1565 kg.

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1962 Alfa Romeo 2600 Berlina information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4790 mm
How heavy?
1565 kg
What size engine?
2.6 litre, 2584 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
132 PS / 130 bhp / 97 kW @ 5900 rpm
How much torque?
200 Nm / 148 ft.lb / 20.4 kgm @ 3400 rpm

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1962 Alfa Romeo 2600 Berlina data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2832 111.5
Track/tread (front) 1416 55.7
Track/tread (rear) 1378 54.3
Length 4790 188.6
Width 1676 66
Height 1524 60
Ground clearance 178 7
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 1565 kg 3450
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 64.8 litres 14.3 UK Gal 17.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Alfa Romeo
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 2.6 litre
2584 cc
(157.685 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 83 × 79.6 mm
3.27 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.04
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(Net)
132 PS (130 bhp) (97 kW)
at 5900 rpm
Specific output
(Net)
50.3 bhp/litre
0.82 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Net)
200 Nm (148 ft·lb) (20.4 kgm)
at 3400 rpm
Specific torque
(Net)
77.4 Nm/litre
0.94 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 2 So carbs
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 972.6 kPa (141.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 430.67 cc
Aspiration Normal
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 84.22 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
61.94 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
83.07 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.14 kg/kW
26.97 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 3.800
Turning circle 12.00 m
Front suspension I.W.CS.
Rear suspension RAx.RA.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio 0.79
Final drive ratio 5.13
general
Carfolio.com ID29040
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 25.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1962 Alfa Romeo 2600 Berlina added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.