1986 Citroën Visa GTi

The Citroën Visa GTi is a hatchback style road car with a front located engine driving through the front wheels. The Citroën Visa GTi's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1.6 litre, single overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 105 bhp (106 PS/78 kW) of power at 6250 rpm, and maximum torque of 134 N·m (99 lb·ft/13.7 kgm) at 4000 rpm. Power is transmitted to the wheels through a 5 speed manual gearbox. Having a stated weight at the kerb of 890 kg, the Citroën Visa GTi performs the 0-60 mph benchmark sprint in 9.1 seconds and the standing-start quarter mile in 16.8 seconds. Top claimed speed is 175 km/h (109 mph).

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Key facts

1986 Citroën Visa GTi information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3708 mm
How heavy?
890 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1580 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
106 PS / 105 bhp / 78 kW @ 6250 rpm
How much torque?
134 Nm / 99 ft.lb / 13.7 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 9.1 s
How fast?
175 km/h, 109 mph

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5 door hatchback FF 4M 1124 cm3 58 PS 57 bhp 43 kW 800 kg
hatchback FF 4M 1769 cm3 59 PS 58 bhp 43 kW 890 kg

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1986 Citroën Visa GTi data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2430 mm 95.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1295 mm 51 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1295 mm 51 inches
Length 3708 mm 146 inches
Width 1575 mm 62 inches
Height 1372 mm 54 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.53
Kerb weight 890 kg 1962 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.37
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1580 cc
(96.418 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 83 × 73 mm
3.27 × 2.87 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.14
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 106 PS (105 bhp) (78 kW)
at 6250 rpm
Specific output 66.5 bhp/litre
1.09 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 134 Nm (99 ft·lb) (13.7 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque 84.81 Nm/litre
1.03 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.8:1
Fuel system Bo LE2-Jet fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1065.8 kPa (154.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 395 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 6.4 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 9.1 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 16.8 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 175 km/h (109 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 119.62 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
87.98 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
117.98 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.37 kg/kW
18.99 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 unknown
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 0.87
Final drive ratio 3.94
general
Carfolio.com ID37785
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 17.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1986 Citroën Visa GTi added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.