Gearing Up For Diesel - Specifications and Performance Figures | Part Two

Alfa Romeo 147 1.9 JTD


The 1.9 JTD 115 bhp unit will become available in Turismo and Lusso versions of the Alfa 147, with specification levels otherwise identical to Alfa’s 1.6 petrol engined versions of the car. Turismo standard equipment includes power assisted steering, six airbags, ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution, Anti-Slip Regulation, remote central locking with immobiliser and alarm, electric windows, ‘Follow Me Home’ headlights and a stereo radio/cassette player. Lusso specification adds automatic dual zone climate control, cruise control, steering wheel audio controls, a single CD player and 15" alloy wheels.

The Alfa 156 1.9 JTD 115 bhp saloon will become available in Turismo and Veloce versions, the Sportwagon as a Turismo version only. Comprehensive standard equipment levels include ABS with EBD and Vehicle Dynamic Control with ASR, six airbags, automatic dual zone climate control, a six speaker stereo radio/CD player with steering wheel controls, power assisted steering, central locking with immobiliser and alarm, and 15" alloy wheels. Veloce specification adds electric rear windows, headlight washers, body coloured side skirts, 16" alloys and sports suspension.

On-the-road prices range from £14,500 for the Alfa 147 3-door Turismo, to £16,100 for the 5-door Lusso. The Alfa 156 Turismo and Veloce cost £15,590 and £16,400 respectively, and the Sportwagon Turismo is priced at £16,710.

Published 11 March 2003 Melanie Carter

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