Citroën CX 25 Diesel Turbo, 1985 MY

Citroën CX 25 Diesel Turbo is a car that has a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style styled by Robert Opron with a front mounted engine supplying power to the front wheels. Its engine is a turbocharged diesel, 2.5 litre, single overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant has an output of 95 bhp (96 PS/71 kW) of power at 3700 rpm, and maximum torque of 216 N·m (159 lb·ft/22 kgm) at 2000 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. The Citroën CX 25 Diesel Turbo weighs a stated 1405 kg at the kerb. Top quoted speed is 174 km/h, or 108 mph.

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Citroën CX 25 Diesel Turbo, 1985 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4670 mm
How heavy?
1405 kg
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2500 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
96 PS / 95 bhp / 71 kW @ 3700 rpm
How much torque?
216 Nm / 159 ft.lb / 22 kgm @ 2000 rpm
How fast?
174 km/h, 108 mph

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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2500 cm3 168 PS 166 bhp 124 kW 1409 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1995 cm3 107 PS 106 bhp 79 kW 1235 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2165 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1245 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 4M 2500 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1370 kg

Similar models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3A 2555 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 1268 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1929 cm3 95 PS 94 bhp 70 kW 1285 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2445 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW
5 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2393 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW 1524 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2446 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1260 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 2446 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1260 kg
1985 Citroën CX 25 Diesel Turbo data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
DesignerRobert Opron
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2850 mm 112.2 inches
Track/tread (front) 1510 mm 59.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1370 mm 53.9 inches
Length 4670 mm 183.9 inches
Width 1770 mm 69.7 inches
Height 1360 mm 53.5 inches
Ground clearance 155 mm 6.1 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.64
Kerb weight 1405 kg 3097 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Citroën
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.5 litre
2500 cc
(152.559 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93 × 92 mm
3.66 × 3.62 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.01
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
96 PS (95 bhp) (71 kW)
at 3700 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
38 bhp/litre
0.62 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
216 Nm (159 ft·lb) (22 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
86.4 Nm/litre
1.04 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; light alloy head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 21:1
Fuel system Roto-Diesel inj. pump
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1085.7 kPa (157.5 psi)
Maximum RPM 4625 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 625 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 18.7 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 174 km/h (108 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 68.56 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
50.42 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
67.62 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.83 kg/kW
33.13 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 2.500
Turning circle 11.80 m
Front suspension I.W.HPS.ALC.ARB.
Rear suspension I.STA.HPS.ALC.ARB.
Wheel size front 6 x 14
Wheel size rear 6x 14
Tyres front 195/70 x 14
Tyres rear 195/70 x 14
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S
Front brake diameter 260 mm
Rear brake diameter 224 mm
Braked area 484 cm2
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.88
Final drive ratio 3.81
general
Carfolio.com ID38808
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 21.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1985 Citroën CX 25 Diesel Turbo added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-06-19.