1991 Citroën ZX 1.6i

The ZX 1.6i is a front wheel drive Bertone designed hatchback passenger car with a front mounted engine, produced by Citroën. Its 4 cylinder, single overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 1.6 litres. For this model it musters power and torque figures of 89 bhp (90 PS/66 kW) at 6400 rpm and 133 Nm (98 lbft/13.6 kgm) at 3000 rpm respectively. The engine drives the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Its claimed weight at the kerb is 1000 kg. Its maximum speed claimed is 180 km/h or 112 mph.

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1991 Citroën ZX 1.6i information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4065 mm
How heavy?
1000 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1580 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
90 PS / 89 bhp / 66 kW @ 6400 rpm
How much torque?
133 Nm / 98 ft.lb / 13.6 kgm @ 3000 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 11.5 s
How fast?
180 km/h, 112 mph

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5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1905 cm3 92 PS 91 bhp 68 kW 1133 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1761 cm3 102 PS 101 bhp 75 kW 1010 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1905 cm3 93 PS 92 bhp 69 kW 1102 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1998 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1150 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1998 cm3 123 PS 121 bhp 90 kW 1104 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1905 cm3 72 PS 71 bhp 53 kW 1035 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1000 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1905 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1100 kg
hatchback FF 4A 1905 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1055 kg

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1991 Citroën ZX 1.6i data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors
DesignerBertone
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2540 mm 100 inches
Track/tread (front) 1430 mm 56.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1415 mm 55.7 inches
Length 4065 mm 160 inches
Width 1702 mm 67 inches
Height 1400 mm 55.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.6
Kerb weight 1000 kg 2205 lb
Weight distribution 60 % front
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
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 90 PS (89 bhp) (66 kW)
at 6400 rpm
Specific output 56.3 bhp/litre
0.92 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 133 Nm (98 ft·lb) (13.6 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque 84.18 Nm/litre
1.02 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1057.8 kPa (153.4 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)
Acceleration 0-60mph 11.5 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 18.6 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 180 km/h (112 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 90.24 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
66.37 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
89 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.07 kg/kW
25.17 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
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID5951
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 17.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1991 Citroën ZX 1.6i added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.