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Alfa Romeo 159

Alfa Romeo 159 Q&As

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Alfa Romeo 159 Wheel Size

The Alfa Romeo 159 has a number of different wheel and tyre options. When it comes to tyres, these range from 225x50 R18 for Sedan in 2012 with a wheel size that spans from 18x7.5 inches.

Year Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
2012 Sedan 225x50 R18 18x7.5 inches 225x50 R18 18x7.5 inches
2012 Wagon 235x45 R18 18x8 inches 235x45 R18 18x8 inches
2011 Sedan 225x50 R18 18x7.5 inches 225x50 R18 18x7.5 inches
2011 Wagon 235x45 R18 18x8 inches 235x45 R18 18x8 inches
2010 Wagon 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches
2010 Sedan 225x50 R18 18x7.5 inches 225x50 R18 18x7.5 inches
2009 Sedan 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches
2009 Wagon 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches
2008 Sedan 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches
2008 Wagon 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches 225x50 R17 17x7.5 inches
The dimensions shown above are for the base model. See All Alfa Romeo 159 Wheel Sizes

Alfa Romeo 159 Models Price and Specs

The price range for the Alfa Romeo 159 varies based on the trim level you choose. Starting at $6,500 and going to $16,720 for the latest year the model was manufactured. The model range is available in the following body types starting from the engine/transmission specs shown below.

Year Body Type Specs Price from Price to
2012 Sedan 1.7L, PULP, 6 SP MAN $6,500 $16,170
2012 Wagon 1.7L, PULP, 6 SP MAN $6,700 $16,720
2011 Sedan 1.7L, PULP, 6 SP MAN $5,800 $14,410
2011 Wagon 1.7L, PULP, 6 SP MAN $6,000 $14,960
2010 Sedan 1.9L, Diesel, 6 SP MAN $5,700 $14,080
2010 Wagon 1.9L, Diesel, 6 SP AUTO $6,400 $14,630
2009 Sedan 1.9L, Diesel, 6 SP MAN $5,300 $13,530
2009 Wagon 1.9L, Diesel, 6 SP MAN $5,700 $13,970
2008 Sedan 2.2L, PULP, 6 SP MAN $4,500 $12,650
2008 Wagon 1.9L, Diesel, 6 SP MAN $5,300 $13,090
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Alfa Romeo 159 Dimensions

The dimensions of the Alfa Romeo 159 Sedan and Wagon vary according to year of manufacture and spec level.

Year Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
2012 Sedan 1422x1828x4660 mm 122 mm
2012 Wagon 1432x1830x4661 mm 122 mm
2011 Sedan 1422x1828x4660 mm 122 mm
2011 Wagon 1432x1830x4661 mm 122 mm
2010 Sedan 1422x1828x4660 mm 122 mm
2010 Wagon 1422x1828x4660 mm 116 mm
2009 Wagon 1422x1828x4660 mm 116 mm
2009 Sedan 1422x1828x4660 mm 116 mm
2008 Sedan 1422x1828x4660 mm 116 mm
2008 Wagon 1422x1828x4660 mm 116 mm
The dimensions shown above are for the base model. See All Alfa Romeo 159 Dimensions

Alfa Romeo 159 Fuel Consumption

The Alfa Romeo 159 is available in a number of variants and body types that are powered by Diesel and PULP fuel type(s). It has an estimated fuel consumption starting from 5.9L/100km for Sedan /Diesel for the latest year the model was manufactured.

Year Body Type Fuel Consumption* Engine Fuel Type Transmission
2012 Sedan 5.9L/100km 1.9L Diesel 6 SP AUTO
2012 Sedan 8.1L/100km 1.7L PULP 6 SP MAN
2012 Wagon 8L/100km 2.4L Diesel 6 SP AUTO
2012 Wagon 8.3L/100km 1.7L PULP 6 SP MAN
2011 Sedan 5.9L/100km 1.9L Diesel 6 SP AUTO
2011 Sedan 8.1L/100km 1.7L PULP 6 SP MAN
2011 Wagon 6L/100km 1.9L Diesel 6 SP AUTO
2011 Wagon 8.3L/100km 1.7L PULP 6 SP MAN
2010 Sedan 5.9L/100km 1.9L Diesel 6 SP MAN
2010 Sedan 8.1L/100km 1.7L PULP 6 SP MAN
2010 Wagon 6L/100km 1.9L Diesel 6 SP AUTO
2010 Wagon 11.6L/100km 3.2L PULP 6 SP AUTO
2009 Sedan 5.9L/100km 1.9L Diesel 6 SP MAN
2009 Sedan 9.4L/100km 2.2L PULP 6 SP MAN
2009 Wagon 6L/100km 1.9L Diesel 6 SP MAN
2009 Wagon 9.5L/100km 2.2L PULP 6 SP MAN
2008 Sedan 5.9L/100km 1.9L Diesel 6 SP MAN
2008 Sedan 9.4L/100km 2.2L PULP 6 SP MAN
2008 Wagon 6L/100km 1.9L Diesel 6 SP MAN
2008 Wagon 9.5L/100km 2.2L PULP 6 SP MAN
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Alfa Romeo 159 Towing Capacity

The Alfa Romeo 159 has maximum towing capacity of 1700kg for the latest model available.

Year Body Type Braked Capacity from Braked Capacity to
2012 Sedan 1500kg 1700kg
2012 Wagon 1500kg 1700kg
2011 Sedan 1500kg 1700kg
2011 Wagon 1500kg 1700kg
2010 Sedan 1500kg 1700kg
2010 Wagon 1500kg 1700kg
2009 Sedan 1500kg 1700kg
2009 Wagon 1500kg 1700kg
2008 Sedan 1500kg 1700kg
2008 Wagon 1500kg 1700kg
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