2004 Hoermann 156 GTA

2004 Hoermann 156 GTA

2004 Hoermann 156 GTA

‘Pure sportiveness’ is what Hoermann calls it’s latest ‘Italian stallion of the famous Milanese car manufacturers’. This expression is picked up by the designers and engineers of Hoermann, an Alfa-Tuner from Bavaria. As a subsidiary of Abt Sportsline, the team to be beaten in the DTM, Hoermann are currently working on Alfa Romeo tuning programs.

Alfa-Romeo 156 was seen as a revolution, destined to become a modern classic. With the advancement of the 156 to the 156 GTA, the Italian constructors were able to make connect the 156 to the golden years of Alfa-Romeo motor sport. In the field of aftermarket tuning, Hoermann is proud to announce a details of their extensive tuning package for the Alfa-Romeo 156 3.2 V6 24V GTA.

To give the GTA the correct sound, Hoermann offers a stainless steel exhaust system. The two oval exhaust pipes (148 x 75 mm), award the 156 GTA a distinctive note that is easily remembered and recognized.

The combination between the height adjustable suspension and the performance handling system, which allows a lowering of 20 to 60 mm, helps control the 156 in more dynamic driving situations. For worthy deceleration, a kit is supplied by Hoermann including a brake-set in combination with the flexible steel brake lines.

With the Hoermann LS and Hoermann PS, the company offers two kinds of rims. The LS in the size 8.5 x 18 inch as well as the PS size 8.5 x 19 both casted in two pieces.

Story by Hoermann Motorsport, edited by Supercars.net

In Detail

submitted byRichard Owen
engine60 Degree, All Alloy, V6
positionFront Tansverse
valvetrainDOHC, 4 Valves per Cyl
fuel feedDirect Injection
displacement3179 cc / 194.0 in³
bore93 mm / 3.66 in
stroke78 mm / 3.07 in
power186.4 kw / 250 bhp @ 6200 rpm
specific output78.64 bhp per litre
bhp/weight177.3 bhp per tonne
torque300 nm / 221.3 ft lbs @ 4800 rpm
body / frameUnit Steel
driven wheelsFWD
front tires225/45ZR17
rear tires225/45ZR17
front brakesBrembro Vented Discs w/ABS, EBD, ASR, 4-Pot Calipers, Vacuum Ass
f brake sizex 305 mm / x 12.0 in
rear brakesBrembro Vented Discs w/ABS, EBD, ASR, Vacuum Assist
r brake sizex 276 mm / x 10.9 in
front wheelsF 48.3 x 21.6 cm / 19 x 8.5 in
rear wheelsR 48.3 x 21.6 cm / 19 x 8.5 in
steeringRack & Pinion w/Power Assist
f suspensionDouble Wishbones w/Doubel Trailing Arms, Anti-Roll Bar, Telescop
r suspensionMacPherson Struts w, Transverse Levers, Offset Coil Springs, Ant
curb weight1410 kg / 3109 lbs
transmission6-Speed Manual or Paddle Shift Sequential
gear ratios3.500:1, 2.235:1, 1.520:1, 1.156:1, 0.971:1, 0.816:1, :1
final drive3.733:1
top speed~249.4 kph / 155.0 mph
0 – 60 mph~6.3 seconds