• Alfa Romeo 2600 De Luxe

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Key facts

1965 Alfa Romeo 2600 De Luxe information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4800 mm
How heavy?
1400 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?
188 Nm / 139 / 19.2 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How fast?
175 km/h, 109 mph

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1965 Alfa Romeo 2600 De Luxe technical specifications


The 2600 De Luxe is a rear wheel drive OSI designed saloon (sedan) car with a front mounted engine, sold by Alfa Romeo.
Its 2.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder unit that has an output of 130 bhp (132 PS/97 kW) of power at 5900 rpm, and maximum torque of 188 N·m (139 lb·ft/19.2 kgm) at 4000 rpm.
A 5 speed manual gearbox transfers the power to the driven wheels.
It weighs a quoted 1400 kg at the kerb.
The Alfa Romeo 2600 De Luxe is said to be able to attain a top speed of 175 km/h which is 109 mph.
1965 Alfa Romeo 2600 De Luxe data
1965 Alfa Romeo 2600 De Luxe data
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2720 107.1
Track/tread (front) 1400 55.1
Track/tread (rear) 1370 53.9
Length 4800 189
Width 1770 69.7
Height 1400 55.1
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight 1400 kg 3086 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.9 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
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
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
132 PS (130 bhp) (97 kW)
at 5900 rpm
Specific output
50.3 bhp/litre
0.82 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
188 Nm (139 ft·lb) (19.2 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
72.76 Nm/litre
0.88 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 2 So carbs
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 914.3 kPa (132.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 430.67 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 175 km/h (109 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 94.15 PS/g
69.24 kW/g
92.86 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.44 kg/kW
24.12 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering worm & sector
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 10.40 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/Di
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.79
Final drive ratio
general ID29359
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 25.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1965 Alfa Romeo 2600 De Luxe added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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