Fiat 500C 1.4 16v, 2012 MY

The Fiat 500C 1.4 16v is a front wheel drive road car, with the engine located in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet bodyshell. The 1.4 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that produces 99 bhp (100 PS/74 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 131 N·m (97 lb·ft/13.4 kgm) at 4250 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 6 speed manual gearbox. It weighs a claimed 1045 kg at the kerb. Maximum speed stated is 182 km/h (113 mph), official fuel consumption is 7.7/5.1/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 140.0 g/km.

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Fiat 500C 1.4 16v, 2012 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 4 seats
How long?
3546 mm
How heavy?
1045 kg
What size engine?
1.4 litre, 1368 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
100 PS / 99 bhp / 74 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
131 Nm / 97 ft.lb / 13.4 kgm @ 4250 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11 s
How fast?
182 km/h, 113 mph
How economical?
7.7/5.1/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
140.0 CO2 g/km

Fiat 500C models

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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1242 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW 119.0 CO2 980 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5A 1242 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW 115.0 CO2 1015 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1242 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW 113.0 CO2 980 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1242 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW 110.0 CO2 1015 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1248 cm3 95 PS 94 bhp 70 kW 104.0 CO2 1095 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5A 1368 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 135.0 CO2 1055 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1368 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 135.0 CO2 1045 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5A 1368 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 130.0 CO2 1055 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 875 cm3 85 PS 84 bhp 63 kW 92.0 CO2 1045 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5A 875 cm3 85 PS 84 bhp 63 kW 90.0 CO2 1055 kg

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2012 Fiat 500C 1.4 16v data
bodywork
Body type4 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2300 mm 90.6 inches
Track/tread (front) 1413 mm 55.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1407 mm 55.4 inches
Length 3546 mm 139.6 inches
Width 1627 mm 64.1 inches
Height 1488 mm 58.6 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.54
Kerb weight 1045 kg 2304 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 37 litres 8.1 UK Gal 9.8 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.33
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code 169 A 3000
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.4 litre
1368 cc
(83.48 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 72 × 84 mm
2.83 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.86
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(EC)
100 PS (99 bhp) (74 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(EC)
72.4 bhp/litre
1.19 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(EC)
131 Nm (97 ft·lb) (13.4 kgm)
at 4250 rpm
Specific torque
(EC)
95.76 Nm/litre
1.16 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.8:1
Fuel system MPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1203.4 kPa (174.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 342 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 182 km/h (113 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 96.05 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
70.65 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
94.74 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.16 kg/kW
23.64 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 7.7/5.1/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km7.7/5.1/6.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre13.0/19.6/16.4 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG36.7/55.4/46.3 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG30.5/46.1/38.6 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 140.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 141.52 g/km
VED band (UK) E
CO2 Effizienz (DE) E
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6J x 15
Wheel size rear 6J x 15
Tyres front 185/55 R 15
Tyres rear 185/55 R 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 257 mm
Rear brake diameter 240 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.77
Final drive ratio 3.18
general
Carfolio.com ID299959
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Fiat 500C 1.4 16v added 2012-12-19.
Last modified 2013-02-28.