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Citroën C5 3.0 Exclusive Automatic

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Citroën C5 3.0 Exclusive Automatic

5-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 24-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 2944 cm3 / 179.7 cu in / 179.7 cu in, 152.0 kW / 203.8 hp / 203.8 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 285.0 N·m / 210.2 lb·ft / 210.2 lb·ft @ 3750 rpm / 3750 rpm / 3750 rpm, automatic 6-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 240 km/h / 149 mph / 149 mph top speed, consumption 12.1 l/100km / 23.3 mpg-UK / 19.4 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)CitroënIssued from2008
ModelC5 3.0 Exclusive AutomaticIssued until
SerieC5Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerCitroënCountryFR

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)456 l / 16.10 cu ft / 16.10 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4490 l / 158.56 cu ft / 158.56 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1310 l / 46.26 cu ft / 46.26 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4850 mm / 190.9 in / 190.9 inTotal (curb) weight1555 kg / 3428 lb / 3428 lb
Width1790 mm / 70.5 in / 70.5 inDry weight
Height1560 mm / 61.4 in / 61.4 inLoad capacity455 kg / 1003 lb / 1003 lb
Wheelbase2760 mm / 108.7 in / 108.7 inGross (max.) weight2010 kg / 4431 lb / 4431 lb
Track frontTowing weight1600 kg / 3527 lb / 3527 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity66 l / 14.5 UK gal / 17.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.76  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.37 m2 / 25.5 sq ft / 25.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.71 m2 / 7.7 sq ft / 7.7 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)17.7 kW / 23.7 hp / 23.7 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore87.0 mm / 3.43 in / 3.43 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke82.6 mm / 3.25 in / 3.25 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 95Bore/Stroke ratio1.05
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement2944 cm3 / 179.7 cu in / 179.7 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity491.03 cm3/cylinder / 29.964 cu in/cylinder / 29.964 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio11.0 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power152.0 kW / 203.8 hp / 203.8 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque285.0 N·m / 210.2 lb·ft / 210.2 lb·ft at 3750 rpm / 3750 rpm / 3750 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)60.8 kW / 81.5 hp / 81.5 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output51.6 kW/l / 1.135 bhp/cu in / 1.135 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque96.8 N·m/l / 0.85 lb·ft/cu in / 0.85 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed240 km/h / 149 mph / 149 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio133.1 kW/ton / 100.8 bhp/ton / 100.8 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)12.1 l/100km / 23.3 mpg-UK / 19.4 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions142 g/km / 228 g/mi / 228 g/mi
  Range545 km / 339 mi / 339 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontWishbone (A-arm, control arm)Suspension rearIndependent
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front215/55-R16Tyres rear215/55-R16
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system), EBD (electronic brake-force distribution), ASC (automatic stabilisation control)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Citroën C5 3.0 Exclusive Automatic

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