Citroën DS 23 EFI

This automobile has a saloon (sedan) type body styled by Flaminio Bertoni with a front located engine powering the front wheels. Power is produced by an overhead valve, 2.3 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 130 bhp (132 PS/97 kW) at 5250 rpm and 195 N·m (144 lb·ft/19.9 kgm) at 2500 rpm respectively. The power is transferred to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. It weighs a stated 1337 kg at the kerb.

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Key facts

Citroën DS 23 EFI information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4902 mm
How heavy?
1337 kg
What size engine?
2.3 litre, 2347 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
132 PS / 130 bhp / 97 kW @ 5250 rpm
How much torque?
195 Nm / 144 ft.lb / 19.9 kgm @ 2500 rpm

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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 2175 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 1300 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 2175 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 1384 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1911 cm3 84 PS 83 bhp 62 kW 1194 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1911 cm3 67 PS 66 bhp 49 kW
Citroen DS 23 -
sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2347 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1317 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2347 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1432 kg

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Citroën DS 23 EFI data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors
DesignerFlaminio Bertoni
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3124 mm 123 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4902 mm 193 inches
Width 1803 mm 71 inches
Height 1473 mm 58 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.57
Kerb weight 1337 kg 2948 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Citroën
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.3 litre
2347 cc
(143.223 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93.5 × 85.5 mm
3.68 × 3.37 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.09
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 132 PS (130 bhp) (97 kW)
at 5250 rpm
Specific output 55.4 bhp/litre
0.91 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 195 Nm (144 ft·lb) (19.9 kgm)
at 2500 rpm
Specific torque 83.08 Nm/litre
1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.8:1
Fuel system Bo fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1044.1 kPa (151.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 586.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 98.58 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
72.51 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
97.23 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.79 kg/kW
23.04 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.HPS.
Rear suspension I.HPS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.79
Final drive ratio 4.37
general
Carfolio.com ID28875
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 21.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
Citroën DS 23 EFI added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.