1988 Citroën BX DTR Turbo

This car has a 4 door hatchback body style with a front positioned engine that delivers power to the front wheels. The Citroën BX DTR Turbo's engine is a turbocharged diesel, 1.8 litre, single overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This unit has an output of 90 bhp (91 PS/67 kW) of power at 4300 rpm, and maximum torque of 182 N·m (134 lb·ft/18.6 kgm) at 2100 rpm. Power is transferred to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Claimed weight at the kerb is 1065 kg. Maximum stated speed is 167 km/h (104 mph).

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1988 Citroën BX DTR Turbo information summary

What body style?
4 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4229 mm
How heavy?
1065 kg
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1769 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
91 PS / 90 bhp / 67 kW @ 4300 rpm
How much torque?
182 Nm / 134 ft.lb / 18.6 kgm @ 2100 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 11.9 s
How fast?
167 km/h, 104 mph

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1988 Citroën BX DTR Turbo data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2655 mm 104.5 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4229 mm 166.5 inches
Width 1661 mm 65.4 inches
Height 1346 mm 53 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.59
Kerb weight 1065 kg 2348 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 66 litres 14.5 UK Gal 17.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.34
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.8 litre
1769 cc
(107.951 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80 × 88 mm
3.15 × 3.46 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
91 PS (90 bhp) (67 kW)
at 4300 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
50.9 bhp/litre
0.83 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
182 Nm (134 ft·lb) (18.6 kgm)
at 2100 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
102.88 Nm/litre
1.24 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 22:1
Fuel system Bo diesel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1292.9 kPa (187.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 442.25 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor 1 KKK K14 turbo
Intercooler Air/Air
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 11.9 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 18.3 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 167 km/h (104 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 85.68 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
63.02 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
84.51 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.87 kg/kW
26.51 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
Turning circle
Front suspension I.W.HPS.CS.ALC.ARB.
Rear suspension I.STA.HPS.ALC.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Di-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID6149
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1988 Citroën BX DTR Turbo added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.