1983 Peugeot 205 1.1 GR

This car has a 5 door hatchback body style with a front positioned engine supplying power to the front wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 1.1 litre capacity. This unit features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 50 bhp (51 PS/37 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 84 N·m (62 lb·ft/8.6 kgm) at 2300 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed manual 'box. It weighs a claimed 780 kg at the kerb. It is claimed to attain a top speed of 142 km/h (88 mph).

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Key facts

1983 Peugeot 205 1.1 GR information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3705 mm
How heavy?
780 kg
What size engine?
1.1 litre, 1124 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
51 PS / 50 bhp / 37 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
84 Nm / 62 ft.lb / 8.6 kgm @ 2300 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 17 s
How fast?
142 km/h, 88 mph

Peugeot 205 models

5 door hatchback FF 5M 954 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 785 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1905 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 880 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1294 cm3 103 PS 102 bhp 76 kW 790 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1580 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 935 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4M 1124 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 749 kg
Peugeot 205 GTi -
3 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1580 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 900 kg
Peugeot 205 GTi 1.9 -
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1905 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 875 kg
3 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1580 cm3 105 PS 104 bhp 78 kW 850 kg
hatchback FF 4M 954 cm3 45.6 PS 45 bhp 33.6 kW 740 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1768 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 895 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 81 PS 80 bhp 60 kW 810 kg
5 door hatchback FF 1360 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 800 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1124 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 790 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 890 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1580 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW 850 kg
hatchback FF 4A 1580 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW 880 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1905 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 935 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1768 cm3 79 PS 78 bhp 58 kW 925 kg

Similar models

3 door hatchback FF 4M 1117 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW
hatchback FF 5M 988 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 675 kg
hatchback FF 4M 1196 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 740 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4M 1196 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 850 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4M 1108 cm3 48.7 PS 48 bhp 35.8 kW 855 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4M 1108 cm3 48.7 PS 48 bhp 35.8 kW 830 kg
4 door hatchback FF 4M 1108 cm3 48.7 PS 48 bhp 35.8 kW 820 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1453 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW
3 door hatchback FF 5M 999 cm3 54 PS 53 bhp 40 kW 745 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4M 1093 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 775 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4M 1093 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 750 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4M 1272 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 845 kg
1983 Peugeot 205 1.1 GR data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2420 95.3
Track/tread (front) 1350 53.1
Track/tread (rear) 1300 51.2
Length 3705 145.9
Width 1570 61.8
Height 1370 53.9
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.53
Kerb weight 780 kg 1720
Weight distribution 61.5 % front
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.35
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.1 litre
1124 cc
(68.591 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 72 × 69 mm
2.83 × 2.72 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.04
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 51 PS (50 bhp) (37 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output 44.5 bhp/litre
0.73 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 84 Nm (62 ft·lb) (8.6 kgm)
at 2300 rpm
Specific torque 74.73 Nm/litre
0.9 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.7:1
Fuel system 1 So carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 939.1 kPa (136.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 281 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 17 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile 20 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 142 km/h (88 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 64.99 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
47.8 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
64.1 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 20.92 kg/kW
34.94 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 Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4
Top gear ratio 0.94
Final drive ratio 3.35
general
Carfolio.com ID41613
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1983 Peugeot 205 1.1 GR added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.