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Citroën C3 1.4 SX

(2001 model)

Brief specs of 2001 Citroën C3 1.4 SX

5-door 5-seater station wagon (estate, combi), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, OHC, 1360 cm3 / 83.0 cu in / 83.0 cu in, 54.0 kW / 72.4 hp / 72.4 hp @ 5400 rpm / 5400 rpm / 5400 rpm, 118.0 N·m / 87.0 lb·ft / 87.0 lb·ft @ 3300 rpm / 3300 rpm / 3300 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, consumption 6.3 l/100km / 44.8 mpg-UK / 37.3 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)CitroënIssued from2001
ModelC3 1.4 SXIssued until
SerieC3Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation


Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typestation wagon (estate, combi)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)305 l / 10.77 cu ft / 10.77 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4490 l / 158.56 cu ft / 158.56 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1150 l / 40.61 cu ft / 40.61 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length3860 mm / 152.0 in / 152.0 inTotal (curb) weight1080 kg / 2381 lb / 2381 lb
Width1670 mm / 65.7 in / 65.7 inDry weight
Height1540 mm / 60.6 in / 60.6 inLoad capacity390 kg / 860 lb / 860 lb
Wheelbase2470 mm / 97.2 in / 97.2 inGross (max.) weight1470 kg / 3241 lb / 3241 lb
Track frontTowing weight1174 kg / 2588 lb / 2588 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity45 l / 9.9 UK gal / 11.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.56  


Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.19 m2 / 23.5 sq ft / 23.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)


Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke
Fuel detailsunleaded 95Bore/Stroke ratio
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement1360 cm3 / 83.0 cu in / 83.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity
Cam DesignOHCCompression ratio10.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power54.0 kW / 72.4 hp / 72.4 hp at 5400 rpm / 5400 rpm / 5400 rpm
AspirationMax. torque118.0 N·m / 87.0 lb·ft / 87.0 lb·ft at 3300 rpm / 3300 rpm / 3300 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)21.6 kW / 29.0 hp / 29.0 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output39.7 kW/l / 0.873 bhp/cu in / 0.873 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque86.8 N·m/l / 0.76 lb·ft/cu in / 0.76 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) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio67.6 kW/ton / 51.2 bhp/ton / 51.2 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)6.3 l/100km / 44.8 mpg-UK / 37.3 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions147 g/km / 237 g/mi / 237 g/mi (est.)
  Range714 km / 444 mi / 444 mi


Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front165/70-R14Tyres rear165/70-R14
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Citroën C3 1.4 SX


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