1987 Citroën AX 10 E

The AX 10 E is an automobile from Citroën, with front wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 3 door hatchback body style. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1 litre, single overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. In this application it produces 44 bhp (44.6 PS/32.8 kW) of power at 5200 rpm, and maximum torque of 71 N·m (52 lb·ft/7.2 kgm) at 2400 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Its claimed kerb weight is 684 kg. Maximum stated speed is 145 km/h (90 mph).

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1987 Citroën AX 10 E information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3531 mm
How heavy?
684 kg
What size engine?
1 litre, 954 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
44.6 PS / 44 bhp / 32.8 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
71 Nm / 52 ft.lb / 7.2 kgm @ 2400 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 17.9 s
How fast?
145 km/h, 90 mph

Citroën AX models

3 door hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 53 PS 52 bhp 39 kW 725 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1124 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 675 kg
hatchback FA 5M 1360 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 825 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 722 kg
Citroën AX Sport -
hatchback FF 5M 1294 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 715 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1124 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 708 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 795 kg

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1987 Citroën AX 10 E data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2285 mm 90 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 3531 mm 139 inches
Width 1575 mm 62 inches
Height 1346 mm 53 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.55
Kerb weight 684 kg 1508 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.31
Frontal area 1.77
CdA 0.55
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code TU9
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1 litre
954 cc
(58.217 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 70 × 62 mm
2.76 × 2.44 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.13
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
44.6 PS (44 bhp) (32.8 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
46.1 bhp/litre
0.76 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
71 Nm (52 ft·lb) (7.2 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
74.42 Nm/litre
0.9 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.4:1
Fuel system 1 Weber 32 ISBH 16 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 935.2 kPa (135.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 238.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 17.9 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 145 km/h (90 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 65.22 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
47.97 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
64.33 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 20.85 kg/kW
34.82 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-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID6281
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1987 Citroën AX 10 E added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.