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Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.9 JTS

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.9 JTS

5-door 5-seater station wagon (estate, combi), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1859 cm3 / 113.4 cu in / 113.4 cu in, 117.8 kW / 158.0 hp / 158.0 hp @ 6500 rpm / 6500 rpm / 6500 rpm, 190.0 N·m / 140.1 lb·ft / 140.1 lb·ft @ 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 210 km/h / 131 mph / 131 mph top speed, consumption 8.8 l/100km / 32.1 mpg-UK / 26.7 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)Alfa RomeoIssued from2006
Model159 Sportwagon 1.9 JTSIssued until
Serie159Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFiat GroupCountryIT,BR,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typestation wagon (estate, combi)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerGiugiaro/Alfa RomeoCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4660 mm / 183.5 in / 183.5 inTotal (curb) weight1530 kg / 3373 lb / 3373 lb
Width1828 mm / 72.0 in / 72.0 inDry weight
Height1425 mm / 56.1 in / 56.1 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2700 mm / 106.3 in / 106.3 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1578 mm / 62.1 in / 62.1 inTowing weight
Track rear1555 mm / 61.2 in / 61.2 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity70 l / 15.4 UK gal / 18.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.73  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.21 m2 / 23.8 sq ft / 23.8 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerAlfa RomeoValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore86.0 mm / 3.39 in / 3.39 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke80.0 mm / 3.15 in / 3.15 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.08
Fuel supplyMED 7.6.1 direct injectionEngine displacement1859 cm3 / 113.4 cu in / 113.4 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity464.75 cm3/cylinder / 28.361 cu in/cylinder / 28.361 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio11.3 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power117.8 kW / 158.0 hp / 158.0 hp at 6500 rpm / 6500 rpm / 6500 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque190.0 N·m / 140.1 lb·ft / 140.1 lb·ft at 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)57.6 kW / 77.2 hp / 77.2 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output63.4 kW/l / 1.393 bhp/cu in / 1.393 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque102.2 N·m/l / 0.89 lb·ft/cu in / 0.89 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.86
  Final gear (drive) ratio4.18

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed210 km/h / 131 mph / 131 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio103.3 kW/ton / 78.2 bhp/ton / 78.2 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h9.90 s / 9.90 s / 9.90 sFuel consumption, City (urban)12.4 l/100km / 22.8 mpg-UK / 19.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)6.7 l/100km / 42.2 mpg-UK / 35.1 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)8.8 l/100km / 32.1 mpg-UK / 26.7 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions209 g/km / 336 g/mi / 336 g/mi
  Range795 km / 494 mi / 494 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, Double wishbonesSuspension rearIndependent, Multi-link
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front205/55 R 16Tyres rear205/55 R 16
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter front305 mm / 12.0 in / 12.0 inBrake diameter rear278 mm / 10.9 in / 10.9 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.9 JTS

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