1961 Fiat 850 TC Berlina Abarth

The 850 TC Berlina Abarth is a car from Fiat, with rear wheel drive, a rear mounted engine and a saloon (sedan) body style. Power is supplied by an overhead valve, 0.8 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 52 bhp (53 PS/39 kW) at 5200 rpm and 83 N·m (61 lb·ft/8.5 kgm) at 3000 rpm respectively. Quoted weight at the kerb is 610 kg. Maximum speed claimed is 140 km/h (87 mph).

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1961 Fiat 850 TC Berlina Abarth information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
3285 mm
How heavy?
610 kg
What size engine?
0.8 litre, 847 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
53 PS / 52 bhp / 39 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
83 Nm / 61 ft.lb / 8.5 kgm @ 3000 rpm
How fast?
140 km/h, 87 mph

Fiat 850 models

5 door multi-purpose vehicle RR 4M 903 cm3 33.5 PS 33 bhp 24.6 kW 900 kg
Fiat 850 Familiare -
5 door multi-purpose vehicle RR 4M 843 cm3 34.5 PS 34 bhp 25.4 kW 900 kg
sedan/​saloon RR 847 cm3 53 PS 52 bhp 39 kW 613 kg
1961 Fiat 850 TC Berlina Abarth data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2000 mm 78.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1150 mm 45.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1160 mm 45.7 inches
Length 3285 mm 129.3 inches
Width 1380 mm 54.3 inches
Height 1405 mm 55.3 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.64
Kerb weight 610 kg 1345 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 0.8 litre
847 cc
(51.687 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 62.5 × 69 mm
2.46 × 2.72 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 53 PS (52 bhp) (39 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output 61.4 bhp/litre
1.01 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 83 Nm (61 ft·lb) (8.5 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque 97.99 Nm/litre
1.18 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.2:1
Fuel system 1 So carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1231.4 kPa (178.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Other
Unitary capacity 211.75 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 140 km/h (87 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 86.43 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
63.57 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
85.25 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.73 kg/kW
26.28 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 rear
Engine layout unknown
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID682
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 9.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1961 Fiat 850 TC Berlina Abarth added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.