Fiat Idea: Get To Know the Mini MPV

Fiat idea is a mini MPV produced for the first time in the year 2003. The car is completely based on the Project 188. This particular car was used originally for 2nd-generation Fiat Punto.

Idea is well known for its versatile interior and it includes folding and sliding rear seats. In the year 2006, the company made changes to this vehicle. The main changes include chrome grill, clear front indicators, and dark interior.

Engines incorporated in this car were Euro 4 compliant. Petrol variant was equipped with a 1.4L 16-valve engine that could deliver 94hp, mated to 6-speed or 5-speed gearbox. The diesel version had a 1.3L 16-valve engine that could deliver 69-horsepower.

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Technical Characteristics of Fiat Idea

Technical Characteristics of 2003 Fiat Idea 1.3 16v Multijet produced by Fiat (IT).

Body Type Multi-purpose vehicle 5 doors / 4 seats
Weight 1200 Kg
Length 3930 mm
Height 1660 mm
Wheelbase 2508 mm
Front Track 1434 mm
Rear Track 1424 mm
Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 47 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Front wheel drive
Steering rack & pinion PAS
Fuel Supply System Multijet common rail direct diesel inj.
Max Power 70HP (51 kW) @ 4000 rpm
Max Torque 180Nm @ 1750 rpm
CO2 Emissions 135 g/Km
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 1248 cc
Bore 69 mm
Stroke 82 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 4 INLINE
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 16
Compression Ratio 18:1
Aspiration Turbo D.
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes Dr
Standard Wheels 6J x 14 / 6J x 14
Standard Tyres 185/60 R 15 88T / 185/60 R 15 88T
Suspension Front I.MS.ARB.
Suspension Rear I.TB.
Transmission manual
Number of gears 5
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h 15.4 seconds
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 6.2 l/100km
Road 4.5 l/100km
Mixt 5.1 l/100km