Citroën CX 25 GTi Turbo 2, 1989 MY

The CX 25 GTi Turbo 2 is a motor vehicle from Citroën, with front wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a Robert Opron-styled 4 door saloon (sedan) body style. Powering the Citroën CX 25 GTi Turbo 2 is a single overhead camshaft, 2.5 litre turbocharged 4 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 166 bhp (168 PS/124 kW) at 5000 rpm and 294 N·m (217 lb·ft/30 kgm) at 3250 rpm respectively. A 5 speed manual gearbox transfers the power to the wheels. Having a stated kerb weight of 1370 kg, the Citroën CX 25 GTi Turbo 2 manages to cover the 0-100 km/h sprint in 7.8 seconds and the standing kilometre in 29 seconds. Maximum claimed speed is 223 km/h, or 139 mph, officially stated fuel consumption is 7.8/9.6/13.8 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban.

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Citroën CX 25 GTi Turbo 2, 1989 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4650 mm
How heavy?
1370 kg
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2500 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
168 PS / 166 bhp / 124 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
294 Nm / 217 ft.lb / 30 kgm @ 3250 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 7.8 s
How fast?
223 km/h, 139 mph
How economical?
7.8/9.6/13.8 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban

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1989 Citroën CX 25 GTi Turbo 2 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
DesignerRobert Opron
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2845 112
Track/tread (front) 1520 59.8
Track/tread (rear) 1370 53.9
Length 4650 183.1
Width 1770 69.7
Height 1360 53.5
Ground clearance 155 6.1
length:wheelbase ratio 1.63
Kerb weight 1370 kg 3020
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Citroën
Engine code M25/662/EN 5 TE
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.5 litre
2500 cc
(152.559 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93 × 92 mm
3.66 × 3.62 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.01
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
168 PS (166 bhp) (124 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
66.4 bhp/litre
1.09 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
294 Nm (217 ft·lb) (30 kgm)
at 3250 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
117.6 Nm/litre
1.42 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction light alloy block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system Bosch LE/LU2-Jetronic fuel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1477.8 kPa (214.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 625 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor 1 Garrett T03 turbocharger
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 7.8 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 15.7 s
Standing kilometre 29 s
Maximum speed 223 km/h (139 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 122.85 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
90.35 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
121.17 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.07 kg/kW
18.49 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 7.8/9.6/13.8 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km7.8/9.6/13.8 l/100km 90kmph/120kmph/urban
km/litre12.8/10.4/7.2 km/l 90kmph/120kmph/urban
UK MPG36.2/29.4/20.5 UK MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
US MPG30.2/24.5/17.0 US MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 283.04 g/km
VED band (UK)
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 I.W.HPS.ALC.ARB.
Rear suspension I.STA.HPS.ALC.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 210/55 x 390
Tyres rear 210/55 x 390
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S
Front brake diameter 260 mm
Rear brake diameter 224 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio 0.67
Final drive ratio 3.93
general
Carfolio.com ID164175
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 21.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1989 Citroën CX 25 GTi Turbo 2 added 2007-11-16.
Last modified 2013-06-19.