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Citroën C3 1.6 16V

(2001 model)

Brief specs of 2001 Citroën C3 1.6 16V

5-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1587 cm3 / 96.8 cu in / 96.8 cu in, 79.8 kW / 107.0 hp / 107.0 hp @ 5750 rpm / 5750 rpm / 5750 rpm, 147.0 N·m / 108.4 lb·ft / 108.4 lb·ft @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 192 km/h / 119 mph / 119 mph top speed, consumption 6.5 l/100km / 43.5 mpg-UK / 36.2 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)CitroënIssued from2001
ModelC3 1.6 16VIssued until
SerieC3Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerCitroënCountryFR

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length3850 mm / 151.6 in / 151.6 inTotal (curb) weight1058 kg / 2332 lb / 2332 lb
Width1670 mm / 65.7 in / 65.7 inDry weight
Height1520 mm / 59.8 in / 59.8 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2460 mm / 96.9 in / 96.9 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1435 mm / 56.5 in / 56.5 inTowing weight
Track rear1435 mm / 56.5 in / 56.5 inWeight distribution (front)60.1 % / 60.1 % / 60.1 %
Ground clearanceFuel capacity47 l / 10.3 UK gal / 12.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.57  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.32Frontal area (A)2.15 m2 / 23.1 sq ft / 23.1 sq ft
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.69 m2 / 7.4 sq ft / 7.4 sq ftAerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)17.1 kW / 23.0 hp / 23.0 hp

Engine

Engine CodeTU5JP4Total number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerPeugeotValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore78.5 mm / 3.09 in / 3.09 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke82.0 mm / 3.23 in / 3.23 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.96
Fuel supplyEFiEngine displacement1587 cm3 / 96.8 cu in / 96.8 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity396.75 cm3/cylinder / 24.211 cu in/cylinder / 24.211 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpMax. output power79.8 kW / 107.0 hp / 107.0 hp at 5750 rpm / 5750 rpm / 5750 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque147.0 N·m / 108.4 lb·ft / 108.4 lb·ft at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)45.3 kW / 60.8 hp / 60.8 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output50.3 kW/l / 1.105 bhp/cu in / 1.105 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque92.6 N·m/l / 0.81 lb·ft/cu in / 0.81 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed192 km/h / 119 mph / 119 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio101.1 kW/ton / 76.6 bhp/ton / 76.6 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h10.70 s / 10.70 s / 10.70 sFuel consumption, City (urban)8.6 l/100km / 32.8 mpg-UK / 27.4 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)5.2 l/100km / 54.3 mpg-UK / 45.2 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)6.5 l/100km / 43.5 mpg-UK / 36.2 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions155 g/km / 249 g/mi / 249 g/mi
  Range723 km / 449 mi / 449 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock2.8Turning circle11.6 m / 38.1 ft / 38.1 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil springsSuspension rearIndependent,TransBeam
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front185/60 R 15Tyres rear185/60 R 15
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter front266 mm / 10.5 in / 10.5 inBrake diameter rear247 mm / 9.7 in / 9.7 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Citroën C3 1.6 16V

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