Fiat 1600 Spider car range and history
|Vehicle technical details|
|Production:||1962 to 1966|
|Top speed:||175 km / h.|
|Body and chassis|
|Engine and Powertrain|
|Drive:||Rear wheel drive|
|Engine Type:||4-cylinder in-line|
|Engine power:||100 hp (66 kW)|
|Weights and Dimensions|
Fiat 1600 Spider is a open sports car from Fiat produced mid-1962 to 1966.A 2-door 1600 S Cabriolet .
The 1500 had been built since 1958 ,the 1600 first appeared in 1962 this had a 4-cylinder in-line engine FIAT built under license from OSCA with two overhead camshafts and 1568 cc displacement and a power of about 66 kW (90 DIN-PS).
The 1600 S was from 1965 instead of a four-speed transmission switched 5-speed gearbox. The top speed was about 175 km / h.
With the same Pininfarina body was also the Fiat 1500 Spider out of which the 1600 S outwardly by the larger 15-inch rims,differed.new front by using the shape of the hood (at the 118SA in 1962) and by the recessed in the radiator grille another set of headlights (the 118SB from 1963) One could optionally order a hardtop for all convertible versions.
Furthermore, this model also made a small number of coupes by Pininfarina. For this purpose, the convertible frame was removed again, welded a fixed roof (with a smaller windscreen) and shortened the tailgate to make room for the further expiring rear window. The chrome trim on the fenders (rear, top) had to make way for this conversion.