1954 Alfa Romeo 1900 Berlina Super

The 1900 Berlina Super is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) motor vehicle with a front placed engine, from Alfa Romeo. The 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 2 litres. For this model it provides power and torque figures of 90 bhp (91 PS/67 kW) at 5200 rpm and 176 Nm (130 lbft/17.9 kgm) at 3500 rpm respectively. Power is transmitted to the wheels by means of a 4 speed manual gearbox. The Alfa Romeo 1900 Berlina Super weighs a quoted 1100 kg at the kerb. Top quoted speed is 160 km/h, or 99 mph.

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1954 Alfa Romeo 1900 Berlina Super information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4400 mm
How heavy?
1100 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1975 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
91 PS / 90 bhp / 67 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
176 Nm / 130 ft.lb / 17.9 kgm @ 3500 rpm
How fast?
160 km/h, 99 mph

Alfa Romeo 1900 models

Alfa Romeo 1900 Berlina -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1884 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW 1100 kg

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1954 Alfa Romeo 1900 Berlina Super data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2630 103.5
Track/tread (front) 1320 52
Track/tread (rear) 1320 52
Length 4400 173.2
Width 1600 63
Height 1490 58.7
Ground clearance 165 6.5
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 1100 kg 2425
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 53.4 litres 11.7 UK Gal 14.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Alfa Romeo
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1975 cc
(120.522 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 84.5 × 88 mm
3.33 × 3.46 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.96
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 91 PS (90 bhp) (67 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output 45.6 bhp/litre
0.75 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 176 Nm (130 ft·lb) (17.9 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque 89.11 Nm/litre
1.08 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 7.5:1
Fuel system 1 So carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1119.8 kPa (162.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 493.75 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) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 160 km/h (99 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 82.96 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
61.01 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
81.82 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.39 kg/kW
27.38 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.
Rear suspension LA.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.55
general
Carfolio.com ID52745
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 17.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1954 Alfa Romeo 1900 Berlina Super added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.