2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser CRD US

This car has a 5 door multi-purpose vehicle body style with a front mounted engine driving through the front wheels. Its engine is a turbocharged diesel, 2.1 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This unit produces 119 bhp (121 PS/89 kW) of power at 4200 rpm, and maximum torque of 300 N·m (221 lb·ft/30.6 kgm) at 1600-2600 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission. Claimed kerb weight is 1613 kg. Its maximum speed claimed is 182 km/h or 113 mph, official fuel consumption figures are 31.0/50.4/40.9 UK mpg urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 185.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser CRD US information summary

What body style?
5 door multi-purpose vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
4288 mm
How heavy?
1613 kg
What size engine?
2.1 litre, 2148 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
121 PS / 119 bhp / 89 kW @ 4200 rpm
How much torque?
300 Nm / 221 ft.lb / 30.6 kgm @ 1600-2600 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 12.1 s
How fast?
182 km/h, 113 mph
How economical?
31.0/50.4/40.9 UK mpg urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
185.0 CO2 g/km

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4 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 4A 2429 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1533 kg
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5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 1598 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 1870 kg
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 2429 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 4A 2429 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 2429 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 4A 2429 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
Chrysler PT Cruiser Turbo -
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5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 4A 2429 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 1505 kg
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 1995 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1383 kg
Chrysler PT Cruiser -
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 2429 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1418 kg
Chrysler PT Cruiser  -
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 4A 2429 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1446 kg

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2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser CRD data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater multi-purpose vehicle
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2616 mm 103 inches
Track/tread (front) 1481 mm 58.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1478 mm 58.2 inches
Length 4288 mm 168.8 inches
Width 1704 mm 67.1 inches
Height 1601 mm 63 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.64
Kerb weight 1613 kg 3556 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 57 litres 12.5 UK Gal 15.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.379
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.1 litre
2148 cc
(131.079 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88 × 88.3 mm
3.46 × 3.48 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 121 PS (119 bhp) (89 kW)
at 4200 rpm
Specific output 55.4 bhp/litre
0.91 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 300 Nm (221 ft·lb) (30.6 kgm)
at 1600-2600 rpm
Specific torque 139.66 Nm/litre
1.69 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminium alloy head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 18:1
Fuel system common rail diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1755.1 kPa (254.6 psi)
Maximum RPM 4700 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 537 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 12.1 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 182 km/h (113 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 74.8 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
55.01 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
73.78 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 18.18 kg/kW
30.36 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 31.0/50.4/40.9 UK mpg urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km9.1/5.6/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre11.0/17.8/14.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG31.0/50.4/40.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG25.8/42.0/34.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 185.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK) I
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 3.000
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.LW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.TA.WL.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 205/55 R 16 91BSW
Tyres rear 205/55 R 16 91BSW
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.79
Final drive ratio 3.29
general
Carfolio.com ID110000
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 19.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser CRD added 2003-04-15.
Last modified 2013-02-28.