Key facts

Alfa Romeo 1600 Spider, 1982 MY information summary

What body style?
convertible/cabriolet with 2+2 seats
How long?
4120 mm
How heavy?
1020 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1570 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
104 PS / 103 bhp / 77 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
142 Nm / 105 ft.lb / 14.5 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How fast?
180 km/h, 112 mph

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1982 Alfa Romeo 1600 Spider technical specifications

Introduction

The Alfa Romeo 1600 Spider is a rear wheel drive vehicle, with its motor positioned in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body designed by Pininfarina.
Power is produced by a double overhead camshaft, 1.6 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 103 bhp (104 PS/77 kW) at 5500 rpm and 142 N·m (105 lb·ft/14.5 kgm) at 4000 rpm respectively.
The power is transmitted to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual transmission.
Its claimed weight at the kerb is 1020 kg.
Maximum quoted speed is 180 km/h (112 mph).
1982 Alfa Romeo 1600 Spider data
Alfa Romeo 1600 Spider, 1982 MY data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
DesignerPininfarina
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2250 88.6
Track/tread (front) 1320 52
Track/tread (rear) 1270 50
Length 4120 162.2
Width 1630 64.2
Height 1290 50.8
Ground clearance 120 4.7
length:wheelbase ratio 1.83
Kerb weight 1020 kg 2249 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 46 litres 10.1 UK Gal 12.2 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
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
104 PS (103 bhp) (77 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
65.6 bhp/litre
1.08 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
142 Nm (105 ft·lb) (14.5 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
90.45 Nm/litre
1.09 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction light alloy block & head
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 2 We 40 DCOE 33 carbs
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1136.6 kPa (164.8 psi)
Maximum RPM 6000 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 18.00 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 180 km/h (112 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 102.38 PS/g
75.3 kW/g
100.98 bhp/ton
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.28 kg/kW
22.18 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per 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 recirculating ball
turns lock-to-lock 3.700
Turning circle 10.50 m
Front suspension I.W.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension dD.RA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 5½ x 14
Wheel size rear 5½ x 14
Tyres front 165 HR 14
Tyres rear 165 HR 14
Brakes F/R Di/Di-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.79
Final drive ratio 4.56
general
Carfolio.com ID29326
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Alfa Romeo 1600 Spider added 1998-11-29.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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