• Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato 'Coda Tronca'

    Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato 'Coda Tronca' -

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Key facts

1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato 'Coda Tronca' 101 information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
3920 mm
How heavy?
857 kg
What size engine?
1.3 litre, 1290 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
101 PS / 100 bhp / 75 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
113 Nm / 83 / 11.5 kgm @ 4500 rpm

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1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato 'Coda Tronca' technical specifications


This automobile has a 2 door coupé body style designed by Zagato with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels.
The Giulietta Sprint Zagato 'Coda Tronca' forms part of Alfa Romeo's 101 series of cars.
The Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato 'Coda Tronca''s engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1.3 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 100 bhp (101 PS/75 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 113 N·m (83 lb·ft/11.5 kgm) at 4500 rpm.
A 5 speed manual transmission transmits the power to the driven wheels.
It weighs a claimed 857 kg at the kerb.
1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato 'Coda Tronca' data
1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato 'Coda Tronca' 101 data
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2250 88.6
Track/tread (front) 1293 50.9
Track/tread (rear) 1270 50
Length 3920 154.3
Width 1540 60.6
Height 1250 49.2
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 857 kg 1889 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Alfa Romeo
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.3 litre
1290 cc
(78.721 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 74 × 75 mm
2.91 × 2.95 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.99
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
101 PS (100 bhp) (75 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
77.5 bhp/litre
1.27 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
113 Nm (83 ft·lb) (11.5 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque
87.6 Nm/litre
1.06 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 9.7:1
Fuel system 2 We 40DCOE carbs
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1100.8 kPa (159.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 322.5 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
Power-to-weight ratio 118.31 PS/g
87.01 kW/g
116.69 bhp/ton
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.49 kg/kW
19.2 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 2.500
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.CS.
Rear suspension I.TA.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 155-15
Tyres rear 155-15
Brakes F/R Di/Di
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.85
Final drive ratio 4.56
general ID35431
Production total
Model code
Model family 101
RAC rating 13.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato 'Coda Tronca' added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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