1970 Fiat 124 Special T

The 124 Special T is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) passenger car with a front placed engine, from Fiat. Its 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 1.6 litres. In this application it provides power and torque figures of 95 bhp (96 PS/71 kW) at 6000 rpm and 126 Nm (93 lbft/12.8 kgm) at 4000 rpm respectively. The engine powers the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual set of gears. Stated kerb weight is 960 kg.

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Fiat 124 Special T -
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Key facts

1970 Fiat 124 Special T information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4064 mm
How heavy?
960 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1592 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
96 PS / 95 bhp / 71 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
126 Nm / 93 ft.lb / 12.8 kgm @ 4000 rpm

Fiat 124 models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 1756 cm3 118 PS 116 bhp 87 kW 996 kg
Fiat 124 Coupé -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 1608 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 995 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1197 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 864 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 1438 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW 980 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 1438 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
Fiat 124 Saloon -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1438 cm3 81 PS 80 bhp 60 kW 950 kg

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1970 Fiat 124 Special T data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2420 mm 95.3 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4064 mm 160 inches
Width 1613 mm 63.5 inches
Height 1422 mm 56 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 960 kg 2116 lb
Weight distribution
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
1592 cc
(97.15 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80 × 79.2 mm
3.15 × 3.12 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.01
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 96 PS (95 bhp) (71 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 59.7 bhp/litre
0.98 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 126 Nm (93 ft·lb) (12.8 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque 79.15 Nm/litre
0.96 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.9:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 994.6 kPa (144.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 398 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 100.33 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
73.79 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
98.96 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.55 kg/kW
22.64 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 I.CS.W.RA.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.91
Final drive ratio 3.90
general
Carfolio.com ID40326
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1970 Fiat 124 Special T added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.