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1965 Fiat 850 Spider information summary

What body style?
convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
3780 mm
How heavy?
735 kg
What size engine?
0.8 litre, 843 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
48.7 PS / 48 bhp / 35.8 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
59 Nm / 44 ft.lb / 6 kgm @ 4200 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 18.20 s
How fast?
140 km/h, 87 mph

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1965 Fiat 850 Spider technical specifications

Introduction

This car has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body style designed by Bertone with a rear located engine powering the rear wheels.
The 4 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 0.8 litres. For this model it produces power and torque figures of 48 bhp (48.7 PS/35.8 kW) at 6200 rpm and 59 Nm (44 lbft/6 kgm) at 4200 rpm respectively.
The engine transfers its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed manual gearbox.
Stated weight at the kerb is 735 kg.
Maximum claimed speed is 140 km/h, or 87 mph.
1965 Fiat 850 Spider data
1965 Fiat 850 Spider data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
DesignerBertone
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2027 79.8
Track/tread (front) 1158 45.6
Track/tread (rear) 1212 47.7
Length 3780 148.8
Width 1500 59.1
Height 1220 48
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.86
Kerb weight 735 kg 1620 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 30 litres 6.6 UK Gal 7.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 0.8 litre
843 cc
(51.443 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 65 × 63.5 mm
2.56 × 2.5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.02
overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(Net)
48.7 PS (48 bhp) (35.8 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output
(Net)
56.9 bhp/litre
0.93 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Net)
59 Nm (44 ft·lb) (6 kgm)
at 4200 rpm
Specific torque
(Net)
69.99 Nm/litre
0.85 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.3:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 879.5 kPa (127.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 210.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 18.20 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile 21.00 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 140 km/h (87 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 66.21 PS/g
48.7 kW/g
65.31 bhp/ton
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 20.53 kg/kW
34.3 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position rear
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering worm & sector
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 9.60 m
Front suspension I.TL.
Rear suspension I.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 5.50-13
Tyres rear 5.50-13
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.96
Final drive ratio 4.88
general
Carfolio.com ID704
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 10.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1965 Fiat 850 Spider added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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