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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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