1969 Fiat 128 Estate

The Fiat 128 Estate is a 5 door estate/station wagon style motor vehicle with a front mounted engine driving through the front wheels. Powering the Fiat 128 Estate is a single overhead camshaft, 1.1 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 54 bhp (55 PS/40 kW) at 6000 rpm and 77 N·m (57 lb·ft/7.9 kgm) at 3200 rpm respectively. This power is delivered to the wheels by means of a 4 speed manual gearbox. It weighs a quoted 825 kg at the kerb. Maximum speed claimed is 138 km/h or 86 mph.

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1969 Fiat 128 Estate information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
3861 mm
How heavy?
825 kg
What size engine?
1.1 litre, 1116 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
55 PS / 54 bhp / 40 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
77 Nm / 57 ft.lb / 7.9 kgm @ 3200 rpm
How fast?
138 km/h, 86 mph

Fiat 128 models

Fiat 128 Rally -
sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1290 cm3 68 PS 67 bhp 50 kW 820 kg
Fiat 128 Saloon -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1116 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 815 kg

Similar models

estate/​station wagon FF 4M 988 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 680 kg
3 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 1098 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 871 kg
1969 Fiat 128 Estate data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2445 mm 96.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1308 mm 51.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1313 mm 51.7 inches
Length 3861 mm 152 inches
Width 1588 mm 62.5 inches
Height 1422 mm 56 inches
Ground clearance 145 mm 5.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.58
Kerb weight 825 kg 1819 lb
Weight distribution 60 % front
fuel tank capacity 38 litres 8.4 UK Gal 10 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
1116 cc
(68.102 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80 × 55.5 mm
3.15 × 2.19 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.44
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
55 PS (54 bhp) (40 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
48.4 bhp/litre
0.79 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
77 Nm (57 ft·lb) (7.9 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
69 Nm/litre
0.83 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.88:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 867 kPa (125.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 279 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 138 km/h (86 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 66.36 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
48.81 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
65.45 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 20.49 kg/kW
34.22 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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.LW.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MS.LW.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1.04
Final drive ratio 4.42
general
Carfolio.com ID72589
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1969 Fiat 128 Estate added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.