1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato 'Coda Tronca' 101

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.

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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?
2 door 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 ft.lb / 11.5 kgm @ 4500 rpm

Alfa Romeo 101 models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 1290 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 860 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 1290 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 865 kg
Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Speciale (SS) -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4OD 1290 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 957 kg
Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 1290 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 785 kg

Similar models

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 1470 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 900 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 1568 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 862 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 1622 cm3 92 PS 91 bhp 68 kW 710 kg
1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Zagato 'Coda Tronca' data
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
DesignerZagato
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2250 mm 88.6 inches
Track/tread (front) 1293 mm 50.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1270 mm 50 inches
Length 3920 mm 154.3 inches
Width 1540 mm 60.6 inches
Height 1250 mm 49.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 857 kg 1889 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
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
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(Net)
101 PS (100 bhp) (75 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(Net)
77.5 bhp/litre
1.27 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Net)
113 Nm (83 ft·lb) (11.5 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque
(Net)
87.6 Nm/litre
1.06 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
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
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
Power-to-weight ratio 118.31 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
87.01 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
116.69 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
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/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 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
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.85
Final drive ratio 4.56
general
Carfolio.com 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.