1987 Citroën AX Sport

Citroën AX Sport is a car that has a hatchback type body with a front mounted engine supplying power to the front wheels. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 1.3 litre capacity. This powerplant features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 95 bhp (96 PS/71 kW) of power at 6800 rpm, and maximum torque of 112 N·m (83 lb·ft/11.4 kgm) at 5000 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission. The stated weight at the kerb is 715 kg. Top stated speed is 177 km/h (110 mph).

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Key facts

1987 Citroën AX Sport information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3531 mm
How heavy?
715 kg
What size engine?
1.3 litre, 1294 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
96 PS / 95 bhp / 71 kW @ 6800 rpm
How much torque?
112 Nm / 83 ft.lb / 11.4 kgm @ 5000 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 9.3 s
How fast?
177 km/h, 110 mph

Citroën AX models

3 door hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 53 PS 52 bhp 39 kW 725 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 954 cm3 44.6 PS 44 bhp 32.8 kW 684 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1124 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 675 kg
hatchback FA 5M 1360 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 825 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 722 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1124 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 708 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 795 kg

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1987 Citroën AX Sport data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2286 mm 90 inches
Track/tread (front) 1397 mm 55 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1321 mm 52 inches
Length 3531 mm 139 inches
Width 1600 mm 63 inches
Height 1340 mm 52.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.54
Kerb weight 715 kg 1576 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.33
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.3 litre
1294 cc
(78.965 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 75 × 73.2 mm
2.95 × 2.88 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.02
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 96 PS (95 bhp) (71 kW)
at 6800 rpm
Specific output 73.4 bhp/litre
1.2 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 112 Nm (83 ft·lb) (11.4 kgm)
at 5000 rpm
Specific torque 86.55 Nm/litre
1.05 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.6:1
Fuel system 2 So carbs
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1087.7 kPa (157.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 323.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 6.4 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 9.3 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 17 s
Standing kilometre 31.3 s
Maximum speed 177 km/h (110 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 134.71 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
99.08 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
132.87 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.09 kg/kW
16.86 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
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
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 0.85
Final drive ratio 4.29
general
Carfolio.com ID36256
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1987 Citroën AX Sport added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.