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Alfa Romeo 156 Sportwagon 2.5 V6

(2003 model)

Brief specs of 2003 Alfa Romeo 156 Sportwagon 2.5 V6

5-door 5-seater station wagon (estate, combi), 6-cylinder 24-valve V engine, 2492 cm3 / 152.1 cu in / 152.1 cu in, 141.0 kW / 189.1 hp / 189.1 hp @ 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm, 218.0 N·m / 160.8 lb·ft / 160.8 lb·ft @ 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 230 km/h / 143 mph / 143 mph top speed, consumption 11.8 l/100km / 23.9 mpg-UK / 19.9 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)Alfa RomeoIssued from2003
Model156 Sportwagon 2.5 V6Issued until
Serie156Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFiat GroupCountryIT

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typestation wagon (estate, combi)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)490 l / 17.30 cu ft / 17.30 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4340 l / 153.27 cu ft / 153.27 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4450 mm / 175.2 in / 175.2 inTotal (curb) weight1410 kg / 3109 lb / 3109 lb
Width1750 mm / 68.9 in / 68.9 inDry weight
Height1440 mm / 56.7 in / 56.7 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2600 mm / 102.4 in / 102.4 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity63 l / 13.9 UK gal / 16.6 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.71  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.14 m2 / 23.1 sq ft / 23.1 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore88.0 mm / 3.46 in / 3.46 in
FuelStroke68.3 mm / 2.69 in / 2.69 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.29
Fuel supplyEngine displacement2492 cm3 / 152.1 cu in / 152.1 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity415.41 cm3/cylinder / 25.350 cu in/cylinder / 25.350 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio10.3 : 1
SumpMax. output power141.0 kW / 189.1 hp / 189.1 hp at 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm
AspirationMax. torque218.0 N·m / 160.8 lb·ft / 160.8 lb·ft at 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)56.4 kW / 75.6 hp / 75.6 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output56.6 kW/l / 1.243 bhp/cu in / 1.243 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque87.5 N·m/l / 0.77 lb·ft/cu in / 0.77 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed230 km/h / 143 mph / 143 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio136.4 kW/ton / 103.3 bhp/ton / 103.3 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)17.5 l/100km / 16.1 mpg-UK / 13.4 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)8.5 l/100km / 33.2 mpg-UK / 27.7 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)11.8 l/100km / 23.9 mpg-UK / 19.9 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions286 g/km / 460 g/mi / 460 g/mi
  Range534 km / 332 mi / 332 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front205/5516Tyres rear205/6015
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter front284 mm / 11.2 in / 11.2 inBrake diameter rear276 mm / 10.9 in / 10.9 in
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Alfa Romeo 156 Sportwagon 2.5 V6

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