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Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1.8 Groupe One

(1982 model)

Brief specs of 1982 Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1.8 Groupe One

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1779 cm3 / 108.6 cu in / 108.6 cu in, 105.1 kW / 140.9 hp / 140.9 hp @ 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 178 km/h / 111 mph / 111 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)Alfa RomeoIssued from1982
ModelGiulietta 1.8 Groupe OneIssued until
SerieGiuliettaNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFiat GroupCountryIT,BR,ZA


Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4210 mm / 165.7 in / 165.7 inTotal (curb) weight1100 kg / 2425 lb / 2425 lb
Width1650 mm / 65.0 in / 65.0 inDry weight
Height1400 mm / 55.1 in / 55.1 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2510 mm / 98.8 in / 98.8 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1364 mm / 53.7 in / 53.7 inTowing weight
Track rear1362 mm / 53.6 in / 53.6 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance120 mm / 4.7 in / 4.7 inFuel capacity72 l / 15.8 UK gal / 19.0 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.68  


Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.96 m2 / 21.1 sq ft / 21.1 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)


Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerAlfa RomeoValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionlight alloy block & headBore80.0 mm / 3.15 in / 3.15 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke88.5 mm / 3.48 in / 3.48 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.9
Fuel supply2 Dell'Orto DHLA-40-H carburettorsEngine displacement1779 cm3 / 108.6 cu in / 108.6 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity444.75 cm3/cylinder / 27.140 cu in/cylinder / 27.140 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio10.1 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power105.1 kW / 140.9 hp / 140.9 hp at 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm / 6100 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque at
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)35.7 kW / 47.9 hp / 47.9 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output59.1 kW/l / 1.298 bhp/cu in / 1.298 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque


Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.83
  Final gear (drive) ratio4.1


Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)7.40 s / 7.40 s / 7.40 sTop (maximal) speed178 km/h / 111 mph / 111 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio128.2 kW/ton / 97.1 bhp/ton / 97.1 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h11.30 s / 11.30 s / 11.30 sFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions


Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinionSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock3.5Turning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, Wishbone (A-arm, control arm), Torsion barSuspension rearde Dion axle, Coil springs, Watt's linkage
Wheels front5.5J x 13Wheels rear5.5J x 13
Tyres front185/70 SR 13Tyres rear185/70 SR 13
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter front250 mm / 9.8 in / 9.8 inBrake diameter rear250 mm / 9.8 in / 9.8 in
Brakes detailsservo-assistedBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1.8 Groupe One


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