1934 Citroën 11 L

The Citroën 11 L is a coupé with 2 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits the power to the front wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 1.9 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 45 bhp (45.6 PS/33.6 kW) of power at 3800 rpm. The power is delivered to the wheels by means of a 3 speed manual gearbox. Its maximum speed claimed is 106 km/h (66 mph).


Citroën 11 L -
Citroën 11 L
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Key facts

1934 Citroën 11 L information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
4450 mm
What size engine?
1.9 litre, 1911 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
45.6 PS / 45 bhp / 33.6 kW @ 3800 rpm
How much torque?
How fast?
106 km/h, 66 mph

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1934 Citroën 11 L data
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2910 mm 114.6 inches
Track/tread (front) 1340 mm 52.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1320 mm 52 inches
Length 4450 mm 175.2 inches
Width 1620 mm 63.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.53
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Citroën
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.9 litre
1911 cc
(116.616 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 78 × 100 mm
3.07 × 3.94 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.78
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 45.6 PS (45 bhp) (33.6 kW)
at 3800 rpm
Specific output 23.5 bhp/litre
0.39 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 5.9:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 3
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 477.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 106 km/h (66 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 155 x 40
Tyres rear 155 x 40
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
Carfolio.com ID150733
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1934 Citroën 11 L added 2006-12-07.
Last modified 2013-02-28.