Fiat 1100, 1959 MY

Fiat 1100 is an automobile that has a sedan/saloon body style with a front mounted engine driving through the rear wheels. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 1.1 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 43 bhp (43.6 PS/32.1 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 71 N·m (52 lb·ft/7.2 kgm) at 3200 rpm. A 4 speed manual gearbox transfers the power to the driven wheels. The Fiat 1100 weighs a quoted 880 kg at the kerb.

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Fiat 1100, 1959 MY information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
3921 mm
How heavy?
880 kg
What size engine?
1.1 litre, 1089 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
43.6 PS / 43 bhp / 32.1 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
71 Nm / 52 ft.lb / 7.2 kgm @ 3200 rpm

Fiat 1100 models

Fiat 1100 D -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1221 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 934 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 1089 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW
sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1089 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 915 kg

Similar models

2 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 980 cm3 44.6 PS 44 bhp 32.8 kW 902 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 4M 903 cm3 40.6 PS 40 bhp 29.8 kW 941 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1094 cm3 40.6 PS 40 bhp 29.8 kW 860 kg
sedan/​saloon FR 4M 848 cm3 41.6 PS 41 bhp 30.6 kW 838 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1290 cm3 45.6 PS 45 bhp 33.6 kW 930 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1089 cm3 40.6 PS 40 bhp 29.8 kW 950 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 997 cm3 44.6 PS 44 bhp 32.8 kW 940 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 997 cm3 44.6 PS 44 bhp 32.8 kW 985 kg
1959 Fiat 1100 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2340 mm 92.1 inches
Track/tread (front) 1232 mm 48.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1216 mm 47.9 inches
Length 3921 mm 154.4 inches
Width 1460 mm 57.5 inches
Height 1492 mm 58.7 inches
Ground clearance 130 mm 5.1 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 880 kg 1940 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 37.5 litres 8.2 UK Gal 9.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Fiat
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.1 litre
1089 cc
(66.455 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 68.02 × 74.93 mm
2.68 × 2.95 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(Gross)
43.6 PS (43 bhp) (32.1 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output
(Gross)
39.5 bhp/litre
0.65 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Gross)
71 Nm (52 ft·lb) (7.2 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(Gross)
65.2 Nm/litre
0.79 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 7:1
Fuel system 1 So carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 819.3 kPa (118.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 272.25 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)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 49.54 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
36.44 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
48.86 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 27.44 kg/kW
45.84 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 3.300
Turning circle 10.50 m
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
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 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.30
general
Carfolio.com ID71401
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 11.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1959 Fiat 1100 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.