1976 Citroën CX 2400 Super Safari

This automobile has a 5 door estate/station wagon body style designed by Robert Opron with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels. The Citroën CX 2400 Super Safari's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2.3 litre, overhead valve 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant develops 115 bhp (117 PS/86 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 186 N·m (137 lb·ft/19 kgm) at 2750 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 4 speed manual 'box. The Citroën CX 2400 Super Safari weighs a stated 1405 kg at the kerb.

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1976 Citroën CX 2400 Super Safari information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4920 mm
How heavy?
1405 kg
What size engine?
2.3 litre, 2347 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
117 PS / 115 bhp / 86 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
186 Nm / 137 ft.lb / 19 kgm @ 2750 rpm

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1976 Citroën CX 2400 Super Safari data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
DesignerRobert Opron
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3090 mm 121.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1473 mm 58 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1392 mm 54.8 inches
Length 4920 mm 193.7 inches
Width 1727 mm 68 inches
Height 1359 mm 53.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.59
Kerb weight 1405 kg 3097 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68.2 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
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 117 PS (115 bhp) (86 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output 49 bhp/litre
0.8 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 186 Nm (137 ft·lb) (19 kgm)
at 2750 rpm
Specific torque 79.25 Nm/litre
0.96 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.75:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 995.9 kPa (144.4 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 82.99 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
61.04 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
81.85 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.38 kg/kW
27.37 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 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.
Rear suspension I.TA.HPS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Di
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.8
Final drive ratio 4.77
general
Carfolio.com ID30371
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 21.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1976 Citroën CX 2400 Super Safari added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-06-19.