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Citroën C8 3.0 V6 Exclusive

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Citroën C8 3.0 V6 Exclusive

5-door minivan (multi-purpose vehicle, MPV), petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 24-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 2946 cm3 / 179.8 cu in / 179.8 cu in, 150.0 kW / 201.2 hp / 201.2 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 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 205 km/h / 127 mph / 127 mph top speed, consumption 11.5 l/100km / 24.6 mpg-UK / 20.5 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)CitroënIssued from2006
ModelC8 3.0 V6 ExclusiveIssued until
SerieC8Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerCitroënCountryFR

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typeminivan (multi-purpose vehicle, MPV)Number of seats
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)324 l / 11.44 cu ft / 11.44 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4490 l / 158.56 cu ft / 158.56 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)2948 l / 104.11 cu ft / 104.11 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4730 mm / 186.2 in / 186.2 inTotal (curb) weight1842 kg / 4061 lb / 4061 lb
Width1860 mm / 73.2 in / 73.2 inDry weight
Height1760 mm / 69.3 in / 69.3 inLoad capacity702 kg / 1548 lb / 1548 lb
Wheelbase2830 mm / 111.4 in / 111.4 inGross (max.) weight2544 kg / 5609 lb / 5609 lb
Track frontTowing weight1902 kg / 4193 lb / 4193 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity80 l / 17.6 UK gal / 21.1 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.67  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.78 m2 / 30.0 sq ft / 30.0 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.83 m2 / 9.0 sq ft / 9.0 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)20.7 kW / 27.8 hp / 27.8 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 displacement2946 cm3 / 179.8 cu in / 179.8 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 power150.0 kW / 201.2 hp / 201.2 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)60.0 kW / 80.5 hp / 80.5 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output50.9 kW/l / 1.119 bhp/cu in / 1.119 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque96.7 N·m/l / 0.85 lb·ft/cu in / 0.85 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

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

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed205 km/h / 127 mph / 127 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio111.1 kW/ton / 84.2 bhp/ton / 84.2 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)11.5 l/100km / 24.6 mpg-UK / 20.5 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions173 g/km / 278 g/mi / 278 g/mi
  Range696 km / 432 mi / 432 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering detailsTraction control. Electronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front215/60R16VTyres rear215/60R16V
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Citroën C8 3.0 V6 Exclusive

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