1975 Citroën CX 22

The Citroën CX 22 is a saloon (sedan) designed by Robert Opron with 4 doors and a front mounted powerplant which transmits the power through the front wheels. Powering the Citroën CX 22 is a single overhead camshaft, 2.2 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 115 bhp (117 PS/86 kW) at 5600 rpm and 178 N·m (131 lb·ft/18.2 kgm) at 3250 rpm respectively. The engine powers the wheels through a 5 speed manual transmission. The Citroën CX 22 weighs a claimed 1245 kg at the kerb. Its maximum speed claimed is 184 km/h or 114 mph.

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Key facts

1975 Citroën CX 22 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4670 mm
How heavy?
1245 kg
What size engine?
2.2 litre, 2165 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
117 PS / 115 bhp / 86 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
178 Nm / 131 ft.lb / 18.2 kgm @ 3250 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 9.7 s
How fast?
184 km/h, 114 mph

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sedan/​saloon FF 4M 2500 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1370 kg

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1975 Citroën CX 22 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)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4670 mm 183.9 inches
Width 1770 mm 69.7 inches
Height 1360 mm 53.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.64
Kerb weight 1245 kg 2745 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Citroën
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.2 litre
2165 cc
(132.116 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88 × 89 mm
3.46 × 3.5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.99
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 117 PS (115 bhp) (86 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output 53.1 bhp/litre
0.87 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 178 Nm (131 ft·lb) (18.2 kgm)
at 3250 rpm
Specific torque 82.22 Nm/litre
0.99 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1033.2 kPa (149.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 541.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 9.7 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 184 km/h (114 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 93.65 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
68.88 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
92.37 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.52 kg/kW
24.25 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 I.W.HPS.ALC.ARB.
Rear suspension I.STA.HPS.ALC.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Di
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID6215
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 19.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1975 Citroën CX 22 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-06-19.