1971 Fiat 127

The Fiat 127 is a front wheel drive motor car, with the engine mounted in the front, and a 2 door saloon (sedan) bodyshell. The Fiat 127's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 0.9 litre, overhead valve 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This unit has an output of 47 bhp (47.7 PS/35 kW) of power at 6200 rpm, and maximum torque of 63 N·m (46 lb·ft/6.4 kgm) at 3500 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels by means of a 4 speed manual transmission. Quoted kerb weight is 705 kg.

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1971 Fiat 127 information summary

What body style?
2 door sedan/saloon with 4 seats
How long?
3594 mm
How heavy?
705 kg
What size engine?
0.9 litre, 903 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
47.7 PS / 47 bhp / 35 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
63 Nm / 46 ft.lb / 6.4 kgm @ 3500 rpm

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1971 Fiat 127 data
bodywork
Body type4 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2223 mm 87.5 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 3594 mm 141.5 inches
Width 1524 mm 60 inches
Height 1372 mm 54 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.62
Kerb weight 705 kg 1554 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 0.9 litre
903 cc
(55.104 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 65 × 68 mm
2.56 × 2.68 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.96
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 47.7 PS (47 bhp) (35 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output 52 bhp/litre
0.85 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 63 Nm (46 ft·lb) (6.4 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque 69.77 Nm/litre
0.84 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 876.7 kPa (127.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 3
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 225.75 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 67.59 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
49.71 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
66.67 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 20.12 kg/kW
33.6 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
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.TL.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.98
Final drive ratio 4.69
general
Carfolio.com ID43241
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 10.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1971 Fiat 127 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.