Citroën CX 2000 Break Confort, 1979 MY

This automobile has a 5 door estate/station wagon type body designed by Robert Opron with a front mounted engine driving through the front wheels. The 2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 4 cylinder unit that produces 102 bhp (103 PS/76 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 152 N·m (112 lb·ft/15.5 kgm) at 3000 rpm. This power is delivered to the wheels via a 4 speed manual gearbox. The Citroën CX 2000 Break Confort weighs a quoted 1385 kg at the kerb. Maximum stated speed is 171 km/h (106 mph).

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Citroën CX 2000 Break Confort, 1979 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4950 mm
How heavy?
1385 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1985 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
103 PS / 102 bhp / 76 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
152 Nm / 112 ft.lb / 15.5 kgm @ 3000 rpm
How fast?
171 km/h, 106 mph

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1979 Citroën CX 2000 Break Confort 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) 1470 mm 57.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1360 mm 53.5 inches
Length 4950 mm 194.9 inches
Width 1730 mm 68.1 inches
Height 1460 mm 57.5 inches
Ground clearance 155 mm 6.1 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.6
Kerb weight 1385 kg 3053 lb
Weight distribution 63.5 % front
fuel tank capacity 68 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Citroën
Engine code M 20/616
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1985 cc
(121.132 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86 × 85.5 mm
3.39 × 3.37 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.01
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
103 PS (102 bhp) (76 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
51.4 bhp/litre
0.84 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
152 Nm (112 ft·lb) (15.5 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
76.57 Nm/litre
0.93 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 962.3 kPa (139.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 496.25 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 19.3 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 171 km/h (106 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 74.67 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
54.92 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
73.65 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 18.21 kg/kW
30.42 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 rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 4.500
Turning circle 11.80 m
Front suspension I.W.HPS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.SwTrailA.HPS.ARB.ALC.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S
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 ID30690
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 18.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1979 Citroën CX 2000 Break Confort added 1996-05-04.
Last modified 2013-06-19.