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  1. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello, I recently bought an Alfa 147 with 87000KM on the clock right now and while I am pretty satisfied with the power I'd love to tune it up to 150-170HP (from 120). It's my first car and it's an Alfa that's why I'd love to make it quicker! Some guys told me that since it's a NA car it won't...
  2. General Motoring Discussion
    We have all the info you need to know about the new Porsche Taycan, from the 0-60 time to the car's range. We've also got horsepower specs and the all-important price.
  3. General Motoring Discussion
    In order to finally bring myself up to date with modern metal and motoring matters, over a leisurely coffee this morning I took the time to read and absorb the contents of an issue of Autocar from December 1982. I am excited to see that Rover is to introduce the Rover Vitesse, a high performance...
  4. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello everyone, I'm about to replace my 156's 1.9JTD 8v turbo, it's been leaking a lot of oil and it's time to replace it. I searched a local parts seller and he has the Turbo for the 1.9JTD as well as the 2.4, I thought if it's possible to install the 2.4 turbo(i guess it's the gt2256) if it...
  5. General Alfa Discussion
    Last year Car and Driver claimed 525 horsepower engine in 5 year plan? What car would this be? Are they reading the graph correct shown here or does the graph actually point to the power of the 6...
  6. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hi experts... Do u know how to increase performance of the car in the quickest way without doing any major modification? My car model is 159 2.2 JTS. Can u give me some ideas? :) TQ
  7. South Africa
    After discussion of this clip 5th Gear Test Redex On The Dyno With Surprising R…: 5th Gear Test Redex On The Dyno With Surprising Results - YouTube, I've decided to spend R40 to see if I can reclaim some ponies. Anyone cleaned their system with Redex and got results in SA?
  8. Alfa GTA
    Proof that my GTA has the biggest horsepower :)
  9. Alfa MiTo
    I know it may be a stupid question for some of you but I have ordered a Mito and it is going to be ready to take it any day now. the question is I have ordered the 1.4 95ps progression edition of it and what i want to know is how can I be sure it is this and not the 78ps one. Where does it say...
  10. Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Hi, can anybody shed some light on what horsepower my 2.4 JTD has? The engine code is 839A6000. (year 2001). Many thanks.
  11. Alfa GTA
    In over three years of GTA ownership, and over six years of Alfa ownership, I've only ever seen three other 147 GTA's on the road.............excluding the odd one that turned up for the Epsom run of course! However, even at Epsom, I didn't follow a GTA. Then this morning, I turned out of a...
  12. Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Hey everyone! I am very pleased to write in this forum, as I will be soon the owner of a MiTo! My MiTo will be powered with the 1.3 jtdm diesel engine. What I am not understanding is how much power does will it be able to develop? In some brochures and web sites I have read 90hp whereas in...
  13. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi everyone, can anyone tell me a quick way of finding out the bhp. 105 or 120 on the 1.6 car. i have been told it just changed at some point. also is there anywhere that i can look at the different specs of the 147. thanks
  14. General Alfa Discussion
    hey I have a 1.8t.spark alfa 15. does anyone know the stats of it as in bhp and 0-60? It replaced my old mk1 renault clio 1171cc and also wondered what the same stats are of that. Just so I can compare the difference. Cheers
  15. Alfa GTA
    Anyone try the hp and torque upgrade on the 1.9JTD?? link Would be interested to hear from anyone that has?
  16. General Alfa Discussion
    my 75's mot is due in february so i thought i'd give it a once over to see how much it might need. the word 'restoration' springs to mind !! :eek: it's MUCH worse than i first thought ! i knew it needed some welding to the chassis legs, i spotted it when i was washing it one day. what i...
  17. General Alfa Discussion
    Hi there ! Anyone knows how many horses has the 145 with the ts motor 1.600 cc ? Model year 1998 Thanks in advance
  18. General Alfa Discussion
    The issue of American vs. European horsepower figures came up in the chatroom today. At the time, I didn't have the conversion figures in front of me but I figured I would start a new thread on the topic. SAE horspower figures are basically American. DIN horsepower figures are basically...
  19. General Alfa Discussion
    Anybody got a horse they want to swap with a 145!?
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