1939 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Sport 6C 2500

This automobile has a 2 door coupé body style designed by Touring with a front located engine driving through the rear wheels. It is part of Alfa Romeo's 6C 2500 family of cars. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 2.4 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 95 bhp (96 PS/71 kW) of power at 4600 rpm. The engine drives the wheels compliments of a 4 speed manual gearbox. Its stated kerb weight is 1370 kg. Maximum stated speed is 155 km/h, or 96 mph.

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1939 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Sport 6C 2500 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
5000 mm
How heavy?
1370 kg
What size engine?
2.4 litre, 2443 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
96 PS / 95 bhp / 71 kW @ 4600 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown
How fast?
155 km/h, 96 mph

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1939 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Sport data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
DesignerTouring
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3000 mm 118.1 inches
Track/tread (front) 1450 mm 57.1 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1470 mm 57.9 inches
Length 5000 mm 196.9 inches
Width 1830 mm 72 inches
Height 1570 mm 61.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 1370 kg 3020 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Alfa Romeo
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 2.4 litre
2443 cc
(149.081 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 72 × 100 mm
2.83 × 3.94 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.72
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 96 PS (95 bhp) (71 kW)
at 4600 rpm
Specific output 38.9 bhp/litre
0.64 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 7.5:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 407.17 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) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 155 km/h (96 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 70.31 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
51.71 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
69.34 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.34 kg/kW
32.3 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 longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension I.TB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 5.50 x 18
Tyres rear 5.50 x 18
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID51458
Production total 66
Model code
Model family 6C 2500
RAC rating 19.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1939 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Sport added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.