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Citroën C4 Picasso 1.6i SX

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Citroën C4 Picasso 1.6i SX

4-door 5-seater minivan (multi-purpose vehicle, MPV), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, OHC, 1587 cm3 / 96.8 cu in / 96.8 cu in, 70.0 kW / 93.9 hp / 93.9 hp @ 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm, 135.0 N·m / 99.6 lb·ft / 99.6 lb·ft @ 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 171 km/h / 106 mph / 106 mph top speed, consumption 7.5 l/100km / 37.7 mpg-UK / 31.4 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)CitroënIssued from2006
ModelC4 Picasso 1.6i SXIssued until
SerieC4Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation


Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typeminivan (multi-purpose vehicle, MPV)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)550 l / 19.42 cu ft / 19.42 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4420 l / 156.09 cu ft / 156.09 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)2128 l / 75.15 cu ft / 75.15 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4280 mm / 168.5 in / 168.5 inTotal (curb) weight1315 kg / 2899 lb / 2899 lb
Width1760 mm / 69.3 in / 69.3 inDry weight
Height1640 mm / 64.6 in / 64.6 inLoad capacitykg / lb / lb
Wheelbase2770 mm / 109.1 in / 109.1 inGross (max.) weight1315 kg / 2899 lb / 2899 lb
Track frontTowing weight712 kg / 1570 lb / 1570 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity55 l / 12.1 UK gal / 14.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.55  


Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.45 m2 / 26.4 sq ft / 26.4 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.74 m2 / 7.9 sq ft / 7.9 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)18.3 kW / 24.5 hp / 24.5 hp (est.)


Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore78.5 mm / 3.09 in / 3.09 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke82.0 mm / 3.23 in / 3.23 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 95Bore/Stroke ratio0.96
Fuel supplyIndirect injection, multi pointEngine displacement1587 cm3 / 96.8 cu in / 96.8 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity396.87 cm3/cylinder / 24.218 cu in/cylinder / 24.218 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHCCompression ratio10.2 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power70.0 kW / 93.9 hp / 93.9 hp at 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque135.0 N·m / 99.6 lb·ft / 99.6 lb·ft at 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)28.0 kW / 37.5 hp / 37.5 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output44.1 kW/l / 0.969 bhp/cu in / 0.969 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque85.1 N·m/l / 0.74 lb·ft/cu in / 0.74 lb·ft/cu in


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


Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed171 km/h / 106 mph / 106 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio72.2 kW/ton / 54.7 bhp/ton / 54.7 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)7.5 l/100km / 37.7 mpg-UK / 31.4 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions173 g/km / 278 g/mi / 278 g/mi
  Range733 km / 456 mi / 456 mi


Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering detailsPower assisted steering.
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontWishbone (A-arm, control arm)Suspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front185/65R15TTyres rear185/65R15T
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Citroën C4 Picasso 1.6i SX


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