Citroën CX 25 Prestige Turbo 2, 1989 MY

Citroën CX 25 Prestige Turbo 2 is a car that has a 4 door saloon (sedan) type body designed by Robert Opron with a front mounted engine delivering power to the front wheels. Its 2.5 litre engine is a turbocharged, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that develops 166 bhp (168 PS/124 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 294 N·m (217 lb·ft/30 kgm) at 3250 rpm. A 5 speed manual 'box delivers the power to the wheels. Quoted weight at the kerb is 1450 kg. Maximum speed claimed is 223 km/h (139 mph), quoted fuel consumption figures are 7.8/9.6/13.8 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban.

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Citroën CX 25 Prestige Turbo 2, 1989 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4900 mm
How heavy?
1450 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: 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

Citroën CX models

5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2165 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 1330 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2500 cm3 138 PS 136 bhp 101 kW 1450 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3A 2500 cm3 138 PS 136 bhp 101 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2500 cm3 138 PS 136 bhp 101 kW 1465 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 3A 2500 cm3 138 PS 136 bhp 101 kW
estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1995 cm3 107 PS 106 bhp 79 kW 1390 kg
estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1995 cm3 107 PS 106 bhp 79 kW 1400 kg
Citroën CX Prestige -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2347 cm3 128 PS 126 bhp 94 kW 1475 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3A 2347 cm3 128 PS 126 bhp 94 kW 1490 kg
estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2165 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1390 kg
estate/​station wagon FF 4M 2500 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1500 kg
4 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2500 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1520 kg

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 5001 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW
sedan/​saloon FF 4A 3791 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 3994 cm3 164 PS 162 bhp 121 kW 1790 kg
1989 Citroën CX 25 Prestige Turbo 2 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
DesignerRobert Opron
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3095 mm 121.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1520 mm 59.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1370 mm 53.9 inches
Length 4900 mm 192.9 inches
Width 1770 mm 69.7 inches
Height 1375 mm 54.1 inches
Ground clearance 155 mm 6.1 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.58
Kerb weight 1450 kg 3197 lb
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 8 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 15.9 s
Standing kilometre 29.3 s
Maximum speed 223 km/h (139 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 116.07 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
85.37 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
114.48 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.71 kg/kW
19.57 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 power assisted rack & pinion
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 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.67
Final drive ratio 3.93
general
Carfolio.com ID164692
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 21.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1989 Citroën CX 25 Prestige Turbo 2 added 2007-11-16.
Last modified 2013-06-19.