FIAT Palio 1.6 16V
Model Year 1996, B - Segment (City car)

drivers'

4.4

rating

hatchback
hatchback
x 3
x 3
Front
Front
1.6 L4 16v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on FIAT Palio 1.6 16V

The Italian car first seen in 1996 and powered by a 4 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by FIAT. The engine offers a displacement of 1.6 litre matched to a front wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 5 gears. Vehicle in question is a city car with the top speed of 186km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 9.5s and consumping around 7.8 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
FIAT

1.6 MPI

displacement:
1581
cc
configuration:
4 - Inline
 
valves:
16, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
103
hp
torque:
144
Nm
Vehicle information - FIAT Palio
not tested
produced:
1996. - 2001.
 
body style:
hatchback
3 door
length:
3735
mm
width:
1614
mm
height:
1445
mm
boot:
290
l
fuel tank:
48
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

N/A

category

manual gearbox

5 gears

average

7.8

l/100km

weight:
960
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
9.5
s
top speed:
186
km/h
cons. (urban):
9.2
l/100km
cons. (highway):
6.7
l/100km
cons. (average):
7.8
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
g/km

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Safety results for FIAT Palio

EuroNCAP: not tested

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