1994 Fiat Punto Cabrio ELX

The Fiat Punto Cabrio ELX is a convertible/cabriolet with 2 doors and a front mounted powerplant which transmits the power to the front wheels. Its 1.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that develops 89 bhp (90 PS/66 kW) of power at 5750 rpm, and maximum torque of 127 N·m (94 lb·ft/13 kgm) at 2750 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual transmission. Stated kerb weight is 1070 kg. Top claimed speed is 169 km/h, which equates to 105 mph.

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Key facts

1994 Fiat Punto Cabrio ELX information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 4/5 seats
How long?
3760 mm
How heavy?
1070 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1581 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
90 PS / 89 bhp / 66 kW @ 5750 rpm
How much torque?
127 Nm / 94 ft.lb / 13 kgm @ 2750 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 11.6 s
How fast?
169 km/h, 105 mph

Fiat Punto models

3 door hatchback FF 6M 1108 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 846 kg
Fiat Punto 55 S -
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1108 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 832 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1242 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 864 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1242 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 849 kg
5 door hatchback FF CVT 1242 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 938 kg
3 door hatchback FF CVT 1242 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 923 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1242 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 915 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1242 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 900 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1581 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 923 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1581 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 938 kg
Fiat Punto GT -
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1372 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 982 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1698 cm3 72 PS 71 bhp 53 kW 1040 kg

Similar models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1240 kg
1994 Fiat Punto Cabrio ELX data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2450 mm 96.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1366 mm 53.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1352 mm 53.2 inches
Length 3760 mm 148 inches
Width 1625 mm 64 inches
Height 1446 mm 56.9 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.53
Kerb weight 1070 kg 2359 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 47 litres 10.3 UK Gal 12.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1581 cc
(96.479 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86.4 × 67.46 mm
3.4 × 2.66 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.28
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
90 PS (89 bhp) (66 kW)
at 5750 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
56.3 bhp/litre
0.92 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
127 Nm (94 ft·lb) (13 kgm)
at 2750 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
80.33 Nm/litre
0.97 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system MPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1009.4 kPa (146.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 395.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 8 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 11.6 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 18.4 s
Standing kilometre 33.8 s
Maximum speed 169 km/h (105 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 84.33 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
62.03 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
83.18 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.12 kg/kW
26.93 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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.900
Turning circle 9.70 m
Front suspension I.MS.LW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.TA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.9
Final drive ratio 3.82
general
Carfolio.com ID39798
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 18.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1994 Fiat Punto Cabrio ELX added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-03-30.