2008 Citroën C3 Picasso VTi 120

This automobile has a 5 door multi-purpose vehicle body style with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels. Its 1.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that produces 118 bhp (120 PS/88 kW) of power at 5660 rpm, and maximum torque of 160 N·m (118 lb·ft/16.3 kgm) at 4250 rpm. This power is supplied to the wheels through a 5 speed manual gearbox. The Citroën C3 Picasso VTi 120 weighs a claimed 1365 kg at the kerb. Top claimed speed is 188 km/h, which equates to 117 mph, claimed fuel consumption figures are 9.4/5.5/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 159.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2008 Citroën C3 Picasso VTi 120 information summary

What body style?
5 door multi-purpose vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
4078 mm
How heavy?
1365 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
120 PS / 118 bhp / 88 kW @ 5660 rpm
How much torque?
160 Nm / 118 ft.lb / 16.3 kgm @ 4250 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.9 s
How fast?
188 km/h, 117 mph
How economical?
9.4/5.5/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
159.0 CO2 g/km

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2008 Citroën C3 Picasso VTi 120 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater multi-purpose vehicle
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2540 mm 100 inches
Track/tread (front) 1472 mm 58 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1470 mm 57.9 inches
Length 4078 mm 160.6 inches
Width 1730 mm 68.1 inches
Height 1624 mm 63.9 inches
Ground clearance 174 mm 6.9 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.61
Kerb weight 1365 kg 3009 lb
Weight distribution 59.6 % front
fuel tank capacity 50 litres 11 UK Gal 13.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.308
Frontal area 2.45
CdA 0.75
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code EP6
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1598 cc
(97.516 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 77 × 85.8 mm
3.03 × 3.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(CEE)
120 PS (118 bhp) (88 kW)
at 5660 rpm
Specific output
(CEE)
73.8 bhp/litre
1.21 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(CEE)
160 Nm (118 ft·lb) (16.3 kgm)
at 4250 rpm
Specific torque
(CEE)
100.13 Nm/litre
1.21 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system Bosch MEV17.4 fuel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1258.2 kPa (182.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.9 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 18.2 s
Standing kilometre 33.7 s
Maximum speed 188 km/h (117 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 87.65 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
64.46 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
86.45 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.51 kg/kW
25.91 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 9.4/5.5/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km9.4/5.5/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre10.6/18.2/14.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG30.1/51.4/40.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG25.0/42.8/34.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 159.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 160.08 g/km
VED band (UK) G
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 2.900
Turning circle 11.20 m
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 195/55 R 16 T
Tyres rear 195/55 R 16 T
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 283 mm
Rear brake diameter 249 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID192874
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2008 Citroën C3 Picasso VTi 120 added 2009-01-20.
Last modified 2013-02-28.