1977 Fiat 127 1050L

The 127 1050L is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) automobile with a front placed engine, produced by Fiat. Power is produced by a single overhead camshaft, 1 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 50 bhp (51 PS/37 kW) at 5600 rpm and 77 N·m (57 lb·ft/7.9 kgm) at 3000 rpm respectively. This power is supplied to the wheels via a 4 speed manual gearbox. Claimed kerb weight is 730 kg. It is claimed to manage a top speed of 140 km/h (87 mph).

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1977 Fiat 127 1050L information summary

What body style?
3 door sedan/saloon with 4 seats
How long?
3645 mm
How heavy?
730 kg
What size engine?
1 litre, 1049 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
51 PS / 50 bhp / 37 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
77 Nm / 57 ft.lb / 7.9 kgm @ 3000 rpm
How fast?
140 km/h, 87 mph

Fiat 127 models

3 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1049 cm3 71 PS 70 bhp 52 kW 775 kg
3 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 903 cm3 45.6 PS 45 bhp 33.6 kW 688 kg

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1977 Fiat 127 1050L data
bodywork
Body type4 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2225 mm 87.6 inches
Track/tread (front) 1280 mm 50.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1295 mm 51 inches
Length 3645 mm 143.5 inches
Width 1529 mm 60.2 inches
Height 1354 mm 53.3 inches
Ground clearance 130 mm 5.1 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.64
Kerb weight 730 kg 1609 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 30.5 litres 6.7 UK Gal 8.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1 litre
1049 cc
(64.014 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 76 × 57.8 mm
2.99 × 2.28 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.31
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
51 PS (50 bhp) (37 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
47.7 bhp/litre
0.78 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
77 Nm (57 ft·lb) (7.9 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
73.4 Nm/litre
0.89 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.3:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 922.4 kPa (133.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 262.25 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 19.9 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 140 km/h (87 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 69.45 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
51.08 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
68.49 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.58 kg/kW
32.7 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 rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 3.500
Turning circle 9.60 m
Front suspension I.MS.CS.
Rear suspension I.MS.TL.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.96
Final drive ratio 4.07
general
Carfolio.com ID42471
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1977 Fiat 127 1050L added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.