Lancia Zeta

Lancia ZetaAt the Turin Motorshow in April 1994 Lancia launched it's first ever people carrier or MPV. A joint venture with Fiat (Ulysse) and Peuget/Citroen (and built in a factory in France), the Lancia version was aimed at a more luxurious market as befits the Lancia name. A high level of trim and equipment was standard, including ABS, and electric everything. Standard seating was for five, with up to seven avalable as options - accessed through large sliding doors on the sides.

It is powered by a 1998cc turbocharged engine, a 16V version without the turbo or a turbodiesel, a 1997cc JTD unit.

The all new replacement for the Zeta, the Phedra, was released at the 2002 Geneva Motorshow.

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Technical Details
Driveline transverse engine at front with front wheel drive
Suspension  front : MacPherson strut with telescopic dampers and coil springs plus anti-roll bar
rear : Independent with telescopic dampers and coil springs plus anti-roll bar
wheelbase : 2824mm
front track : 1534mm
rear track : 1540mm
Brakes front : discs, ventilated, diameter : 281mm
rear : discs, diameter : 295mm (2.0JTD drums, diameter 255mm)
handbrake operating on the rear via cable
dual hydraulic circuit with servo assistance
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Steering Rack and pinion with power assistance
Kerb Weight 2.0 turbo : 1575kg;  2.0 16V : 1555kg;  2.0JTD : 1595kg

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model max speed 0-100kp/h standing km
2.0 turbo 195 km/h 10.1 sec 32.0 sec
2.0 16V 186 km/h 13.4 sec 34.5 sec
2.0 JTD 175 km/h 14.8 sec 35.9 sec

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