1969 Fiat 124 Spider 1600

This automobile has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body style designed by Pininfarina with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels. Its 1.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that develops 110 bhp (112 PS/82 kW) of power at 6400 rpm, and maximum torque of 137 N·m (101 lb·ft/14 kgm) at 3800 rpm. A 5 speed manual 'box transfers the power to the wheels. It weighs a claimed 960 kg at the kerb. Its maximum speed quoted is 180 km/h or 112 mph.

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Key facts

1969 Fiat 124 Spider 1600 information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
3970 mm
How heavy?
960 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1608 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
112 PS / 110 bhp / 82 kW @ 6400 rpm
How much torque?
137 Nm / 101 ft.lb / 14 kgm @ 3800 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 12.2 s
How fast?
180 km/h, 112 mph

Fiat 124 models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 1995 cm3 79 PS 78 bhp 58 kW 1070 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 1995 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 1070 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 1995 cm3 87 PS 86 bhp 64 kW 1048 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 1756 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW 939 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 1756 cm3 118 PS 116 bhp 87 kW 960 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 1438 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW 945 kg

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1969 Fiat 124 Spider 1600 data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
DesignerPininfarina
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2280 mm 89.8 inches
Track/tread (front) 1346 mm 53 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1316 mm 51.8 inches
Length 3970 mm 156.3 inches
Width 1610 mm 63.4 inches
Height 1250 mm 49.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 960 kg 2116 lb
Weight distribution 56.3 % front
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1608 cc
(98.126 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80 × 80 mm
3.15 × 3.15 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
112 PS (110 bhp) (82 kW)
at 6400 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
68.4 bhp/litre
1.12 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
137 Nm (101 ft·lb) (14 kgm)
at 3800 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
85.2 Nm/litre
1.03 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.8:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1070.6 kPa (155.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 402 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 6.9 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 12.2 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 16.8 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 180 km/h (112 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 116.18 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
85.44 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
114.58 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.7 kg/kW
19.55 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 unknown
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.W.
Rear suspension LA.CS.RA.PR.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Di-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.88
Final drive ratio 4.30
general
Carfolio.com ID38698
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1969 Fiat 124 Spider 1600 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.