2012 Peugeot 301 1.2

The Peugeot 301 1.2 is a saloon (sedan) with 4 doors and a front mounted engine which supplies its power to the front wheels. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1.2 litre, double overhead camshaft 3 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This unit develops 71 bhp (72 PS/53 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 110 N·m (81 lb·ft/11.2 kgm) at 3000 rpm. The engine drives the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual transmission. With a stated kerb weight of 1095 kg, the Peugeot 301 1.2 dispatches the 0-100 km/h yardstick in 15.9 seconds and the standing kilometre in 37.1 seconds. It is said to be able to achieve a maxiumum speed of 160 km/h (99 mph), claimed fuel consumption figures are 7.0/4.3/5.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 124.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2012 Peugeot 301 1.2 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4442 mm
How heavy?
1095 kg
What size engine?
1.2 litre, 1199 cm3
How many cylinders?
3, Straight
How much power?
72 PS / 71 bhp / 53 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
110 Nm / 81 ft.lb / 11.2 kgm @ 3000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 15.9 s
How fast?
160 km/h, 99 mph
How economical?
7.0/4.3/5.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
124.0 CO2 g/km

Peugeot 301 models

Peugeot 301 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1587 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 151.0 CO2 1165 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1587 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 168.0 CO2 1185 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1560 cm3 92 PS 91 bhp 68 kW 108.0 CO2 1170 kg

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2012 Peugeot 301 1.2 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2652 104.4
Track/tread (front) 1501 59.1
Track/tread (rear) 1478 58.2
Length 4442 174.9
Width 1748 68.8
Height 1466 57.7
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 1095 kg 2414
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 50 litres 11 UK Gal 13.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code EB2/MA
Cylinders Straight 3
Capacity 1.2 litre
1199 cc
(73.167 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 75 × 90.5 mm
2.95 × 3.56 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.83
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 72 PS (71 bhp) (53 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output 59.2 bhp/litre
0.97 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 110 Nm (81 ft·lb) (11.2 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque 91.74 Nm/litre
1.11 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1152.9 kPa (167.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.67 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 15.9 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 37.1 s
Maximum speed 160 km/h (99 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 65.74 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
48.35 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
64.84 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 20.68 kg/kW
34.55 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 7.0/4.3/5.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km7.0/4.3/5.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre14.3/23.3/18.9 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG40.4/65.7/53.3 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG33.6/54.7/44.4 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 124.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 122.96 g/km
VED band (UK) D
CO2 Effizienz (DE) D
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 T
Tyres rear 185/65 R 15 T
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID295174
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 10.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Peugeot 301 1.2 added 2012-11-22.
Last modified 2013-02-28.