1966 Fiat 124 Spider 1400

This car has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet type body designed by Pininfarina with a front positioned engine driving through the rear wheels. The 1.4 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that develops 90 bhp (91 PS/67 kW) of power at 6500 rpm, and maximum torque of 108 N·m (80 lb·ft/11 kgm) at 3600 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed manual 'box. Its quoted kerb weight is 945 kg. Maximum speed stated is 171 km/h (106 mph).

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1966 Fiat 124 Spider 1400 information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
3970 mm
How heavy?
945 kg
What size engine?
1.4 litre, 1438 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
91 PS / 90 bhp / 67 kW @ 6500 rpm
How much torque?
108 Nm / 80 ft.lb / 11 kgm @ 3600 rpm
How fast?
171 km/h, 106 mph

Fiat 124 models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 1995 cm3 79 PS 78 bhp 58 kW 1070 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 1995 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 1070 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 1995 cm3 87 PS 86 bhp 64 kW 1048 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 1756 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW 939 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 1756 cm3 118 PS 116 bhp 87 kW 960 kg
Fiat 124 Spider -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 1608 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 960 kg

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1966 Fiat 124 Spider 1400 data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
DesignerPininfarina
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2280 mm 89.8 inches
Track/tread (front) 1346 mm 53 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1316 mm 51.8 inches
Length 3970 mm 156.3 inches
Width 1610 mm 63.4 inches
Height 1250 mm 49.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 945 kg 2083 lb
Weight distribution 55.5 % front
fuel tank capacity 45 litres 9.9 UK Gal 11.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.4 litre
1438 cc
(87.752 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80 × 71.5 mm
3.15 × 2.81 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
91 PS (90 bhp) (67 kW)
at 6500 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
62.6 bhp/litre
1.03 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
108 Nm (80 ft·lb) (11 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
75.1 Nm/litre
0.91 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.9:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 943.8 kPa (136.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 359.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 8.3 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 18.2 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 171 km/h (106 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 96.56 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
71.02 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
95.24 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.08 kg/kW
23.52 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 10.40 m
Front suspension I.CS.W.
Rear suspension I.CS.W.RA.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Di-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.10
general
Carfolio.com ID52074
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1966 Fiat 124 Spider 1400 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.