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Alfa Romeo Spider 2.0 T.Spark

(2003 model)

Brief specs of 2003 Alfa Romeo Spider 2.0 T.Spark

2-door 2-seater convertible (cabriolet), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1970 cm3 / 120.2 cu in / 120.2 cu in, 111.0 kW / 148.9 hp / 148.9 hp @ 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm, 181.0 N·m / 133.5 lb·ft / 133.5 lb·ft @ 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 210 km/h / 131 mph / 131 mph top speed, consumption 9.2 l/100km / 30.7 mpg-UK / 25.6 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)Alfa RomeoIssued from2003
ModelSpider 2.0 T.SparkIssued until
SerieSpiderNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFiat GroupCountryIT

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typeconvertible (cabriolet)Number of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)147 l / 5.19 cu ft / 5.19 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4340 l / 153.27 cu ft / 153.27 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4310 mm / 169.7 in / 169.7 inTotal (curb) weight1415 kg / 3120 lb / 3120 lb
Width1780 mm / 70.1 in / 70.1 inDry weight
Height1320 mm / 52.0 in / 52.0 inLoad capacity250 kg / 551 lb / 551 lb
Wheelbase2710 mm / 106.7 in / 106.7 inGross (max.) weight1665 kg / 3671 lb / 3671 lb
Track frontTowing weight1000 kg / 2205 lb / 2205 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity70 l / 15.4 UK gal / 18.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.59  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.00 m2 / 21.5 sq ft / 21.5 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) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore83.0 mm / 3.27 in / 3.27 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke91.0 mm / 3.58 in / 3.58 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 95Bore/Stroke ratio0.91
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement1970 cm3 / 120.2 cu in / 120.2 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity492.37 cm3/cylinder / 30.046 cu in/cylinder / 30.046 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio10.0 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power111.0 kW / 148.9 hp / 148.9 hp at 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm
AspirationMax. torque181.0 N·m / 133.5 lb·ft / 133.5 lb·ft at 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)44.4 kW / 59.5 hp / 59.5 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output56.4 kW/l / 1.238 bhp/cu in / 1.238 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque91.9 N·m/l / 0.80 lb·ft/cu in / 0.80 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

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

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 ratio106.7 kW/ton / 80.8 bhp/ton / 80.8 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)13.3 l/100km / 21.2 mpg-UK / 17.7 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)6.8 l/100km / 41.5 mpg-UK / 34.6 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)9.2 l/100km / 30.7 mpg-UK / 25.6 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions220 g/km / 354 g/mi / 354 g/mi
  Range761 km / 473 mi / 473 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front205/50-R16Tyres rear185/65-R15
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter front284 mm / 11.2 in / 11.2 inBrake diameter rear240 mm / 9.4 in / 9.4 in
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Alfa Romeo Spider 2.0 T.Spark

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