Car quick pick



My car fleet

No cars selected
Fiat logo

Fiat 1500 S

(1959 model)

Brief specs of 1959 Fiat 1500 S

2-door 2-seater, 4-cylinder straight (inline) engine, 1490 cm3 / 90.9 cu in / 90.9 cu in, 60.0 kW / 80.5 hp / 80.5 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 104.0 N·m / 76.7 lb·ft / 76.7 lb·ft @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, manual 4-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 169 km/h / 105 mph / 105 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)FiatIssued from1959
Model1500 SIssued until
Serie1500Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFiat GroupCountryIT

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typeNumber of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)3480 l / 122.90 cu ft / 122.90 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4040 mm / 159.1 in / 159.1 inTotal (curb) weight990 kg / 2183 lb / 2183 lb
Width1530 mm / 60.2 in / 60.2 inDry weight
Height1310 mm / 51.6 in / 51.6 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2350 mm / 92.5 in / 92.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity37 l / 8.1 UK gal / 9.8 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.72  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.70 m2 / 18.3 sq ft / 18.3 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 valves
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder
Engine constructionBore78.0 mm / 3.07 in / 3.07 in
FuelStroke78.0 mm / 3.07 in / 3.07 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1
Fuel supplyCarburettorEngine displacement1490 cm3 / 90.9 cu in / 90.9 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity372.71 cm3/cylinder / 22.744 cu in/cylinder / 22.744 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio8.7 : 1
SumpMax. output power60.0 kW / 80.5 hp / 80.5 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque104.0 N·m / 76.7 lb·ft / 76.7 lb·ft at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)32.7 kW / 43.9 hp / 43.9 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output40.3 kW/l / 0.885 bhp/cu in / 0.885 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque69.8 N·m/l / 0.61 lb·ft/cu in / 0.61 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears4
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed169 km/h / 105 mph / 105 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)10.60 s / 10.60 s / 10.60 sPower-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)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front820/80-120Tyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Fiat 1500 S

Infobox

Car Insurance Basics

Car insurance is one of those strange purchases: Everyone needs it, but no one ever hopes to have to use it.

But because you’re required by law to have it, and because it will offer you much needed financial protection in case you’re in an accident, you might as well buy insurance from the insurers rated the highest in overall customer satisfaction, right?

What Type of Auto Insurance is Best for You?

(...)

Read more...

 
TOPlist