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Alfa Romeo 145

(2001 model)

Brief specs of 2001 Alfa Romeo 145

3-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, 1370 cm3 / 83.6 cu in / 83.6 cu in, 77.0 kW / 103.3 hp / 103.3 hp @ 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm, 125.0 N·m / 92.2 lb·ft / 92.2 lb·ft @ 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, consumption 11.7 l/100km / 24.1 mpg-UK / 20.1 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)Alfa RomeoIssued from2001
Model145Issued until
Serie145Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFiat GroupCountryIT,BR,ZA


Base platformNumber of doors3
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4340 l / 153.27 cu ft / 153.27 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1042 l / 36.80 cu ft / 36.80 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4100 mm / 161.4 in / 161.4 inTotal (curb) weight1275 kg / 2811 lb / 2811 lb
Width1720 mm / 67.7 in / 67.7 inDry weight
Height1440 mm / 56.7 in / 56.7 inLoad capacity495 kg / 1091 lb / 1091 lb
Wheelbase2600 mm / 102.4 in / 102.4 inGross (max.) weight1770 kg / 3902 lb / 3902 lb
Track frontTowing weight1500 kg / 3307 lb / 3307 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance130 mm / 5.1 in / 5.1 inFuel capacity51 l / 11.2 UK gal / 13.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.58  


Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.11 m2 / 22.7 sq ft / 22.7 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) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore82.0 mm / 3.23 in / 3.23 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke64.9 mm / 2.56 in / 2.56 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.26
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement1370 cm3 / 83.6 cu in / 83.6 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity342.74 cm3/cylinder / 20.915 cu in/cylinder / 20.915 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio10.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power77.0 kW / 103.3 hp / 103.3 hp at 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm
AspirationMax. torque125.0 N·m / 92.2 lb·ft / 92.2 lb·ft at 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)30.8 kW / 41.3 hp / 41.3 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output56.2 kW/l / 1.235 bhp/cu in / 1.235 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque91.2 N·m/l / 0.80 lb·ft/cu in / 0.80 lb·ft/cu in


Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio


Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio81.9 kW/ton / 62.1 bhp/ton / 62.1 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)6.3 l/100km / 44.8 mpg-UK / 37.3 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)11.7 l/100km / 24.1 mpg-UK / 20.1 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions194 g/km / 312 g/mi / 312 g/mi
  Range436 km / 271 mi / 271 mi


Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front205/60-R15Tyres rear205/50-VR15
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Alfa Romeo 145


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