Citroën C3 Pluriel HDi 70, 2006 MY

The Citroën C3 Pluriel HDi 70 is a convertible/cabriolet with 2 doors and a front mounted powerplant which transmits the power through the front wheels. The power is produced by a turbocharged engine of 1.4 litre capacity. This powerplant features 4 cylinder layout,. It produces 69 bhp (70 PS/51 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 160 N·m (118 lb·ft/16.3 kgm) at 2000 rpm. A 5 speed manual gearbox transfers the power to the driven wheels. Claimed kerb weight is 1185 kg. It is claimed to attain a top speed of 158 km/h (98 mph), officially stated fuel consumption figures are 5.7/4.2/4.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 125.0 g/km.

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Citroën C3 Pluriel HDi 70, 2006 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2+2 seats
How long?
3934 mm
How heavy?
1185 kg
What size engine?
1.4 litre, 1398 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
70 PS / 69 bhp / 51 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
160 Nm / 118 ft.lb / 16.3 kgm @ 2000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 16.1 s
How fast?
158 km/h, 98 mph
How economical?
5.7/4.2/4.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
125.0 CO2 g/km

Citroën C3 models

Citroen C3 Pluriel 1.4i -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1360 cm3 73 PS 72 bhp 54 kW 161.0 CO2 1128 kg
Citroen C3 Pluriel 1.6i 16v -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1587 cm3 108 PS 107 bhp 80 kW 160.0 CO2 1175 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1124 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 143.0 CO2 978 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1399 cm3 68 PS 67 bhp 50 kW 110.0 CO2 1022 kg
Citroen C3 1.4 HDi 16v -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1399 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 112.0 CO2 1072 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 73 PS 72 bhp 54 kW 148.0 CO2 1005 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1360 cm3 73 PS 72 bhp 54 kW 170.0 CO2 1039 kg
Citroen C3  -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1587 cm3 108 PS 107 bhp 80 kW 155.0 CO2 1058 kg

Similar models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1248 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 124.0 CO2 1278 kg
2006 Citroën C3 Pluriel HDi 70 data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2460 mm 96.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1435 mm 56.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1431 mm 56.3 inches
Length 3934 mm 154.9 inches
Width 1700 mm 66.9 inches
Height 1563 mm 61.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.6
Kerb weight 1185 kg 2612 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.4 litre
1398 cc
(85.311 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 73.7 × 82 mm
2.9 × 3.23 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
Valve gear
maximum power output 70 PS (69 bhp) (51 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output 49.4 bhp/litre
0.81 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 160 Nm (118 ft·lb) (16.3 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque 114.45 Nm/litre
1.38 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 349.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 16.1 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 20 s
Standing kilometre 37.2 s
Maximum speed 158 km/h (98 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 59.04 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
43.42 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
58.23 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 23.03 kg/kW
38.47 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 5.7/4.2/4.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km5.7/4.2/4.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre17.5/23.8/21.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG49.6/67.3/60.1 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG41.3/56.0/50.0 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 125.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 124.55 g/km
VED band (UK) D
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 185/65 R 15 H
Tyres rear 185/65 R 15 H
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID155562
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 13.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2006 Citroën C3 Pluriel HDi 70 added 2007-03-05.
Last modified 2013-02-28.