1962 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint

The Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint is a coupé designed by Bertone with 2 doors and a front mounted powerplant which transmits the power to the rear wheels. Powering the Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint is a double overhead camshaft, 1.6 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 91 bhp (92 PS/68 kW) at 6200 rpm and 119 N·m (88 lb·ft/12.1 kgm) at 3700 rpm respectively. Power is transmitted to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. The claimed weight at the kerb is 905 kg. Its maximum speed claimed is 172 km/h, which is 107 mph.

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Key facts

1962 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
3980 mm
How heavy?
905 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1570 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
92 PS / 91 bhp / 68 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
119 Nm / 88 ft.lb / 12.1 kgm @ 3700 rpm
How fast?
172 km/h, 107 mph

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1962 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
DesignerBertone
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2380 mm 93.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1293 mm 50.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1270 mm 50 inches
Length 3980 mm 156.7 inches
Width 1540 mm 60.6 inches
Height 1350 mm 53.1 inches
Ground clearance 140 mm 5.5 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 905 kg 1995 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 52.3 litres 11.5 UK Gal 13.8 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Alfa Romeo
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1570 cc
(95.807 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 78 × 82 mm
3.07 × 3.23 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.95
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(Net)
92 PS (91 bhp) (68 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output
(Net)
58 bhp/litre
0.95 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Net)
119 Nm (88 ft·lb) (12.1 kgm)
at 3700 rpm
Specific torque
(Net)
75.8 Nm/litre
0.92 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.2:1
Fuel system 1 So carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 952.5 kPa (138.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 392.5 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 172 km/h (107 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 101.95 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
74.98 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
100.55 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.34 kg/kW
22.28 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
Turning circle 11.00 m
Front suspension I.W.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension RA.TA.CS.ARB.
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 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.79
Final drive ratio 5.12
general
Carfolio.com ID29293
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1962 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.