Citroën Dyane 6, 1979 MY

This car has a 5 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front located engine delivering its power to the front wheels. Powering the Citroën Dyane 6 is an overhead valve, 0.6 litre naturally aspirated 2 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 32 bhp (32.4 PS/23.9 kW) at 5750 rpm and 41 N·m (30.2 lb·ft/4.2 kgm) at 4000 rpm respectively. A 4 speed manual 'box transmits the power to the driven wheels. Claimed kerb weight is 600 kg. Top claimed speed is 120 km/h (75 mph).

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Citroën Dyane 6, 1979 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
3870 mm
How heavy?
600 kg
What size engine?
0.6 litre, 602 cm3
How many cylinders?
2, Flat
How much power?
32.4 PS / 32 bhp / 23.9 kW @ 5750 rpm
How much torque?
41 Nm / 30.2 ft.lb / 4.2 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How fast?
120 km/h, 75 mph

Citroën Dyane models

5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 602 cm3 32.4 PS 32 bhp 23.9 kW 600 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 4M 435 cm3 24.3 PS 24 bhp 17.9 kW 600 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 602 cm3 32.4 PS 32 bhp 23.9 kW 600 kg
1979 Citroën Dyane 6 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2400 mm 94.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1260 mm 49.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1260 mm 49.6 inches
Length 3870 mm 152.4 inches
Width 1500 mm 59.1 inches
Height 1540 mm 60.6 inches
Ground clearance 150 mm 5.9 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.61
Kerb weight 600 kg 1323 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 25 litres 5.5 UK Gal 6.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Citroën
Engine code
Cylinders Flat 2
Capacity 0.6 litre
602 cc
(36.736 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 74 × 70 mm
2.91 × 2.76 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.06
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
4 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
32.4 PS (32 bhp) (23.9 kW)
at 5750 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
53.2 bhp/litre
0.87 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
41 Nm (30.2 ft·lb) (4.2 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
68.11 Nm/litre
0.82 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 So carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 855.8 kPa (124.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 2
Engine coolant Air
Unitary capacity 301 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 22 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 120 km/h (75 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 54.07 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
39.77 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
53.33 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 25.14 kg/kW
42 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 rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 3.300
Turning circle 11.10 m
Front suspension I.SwLeadingA.
Rear suspension I.SwLong.TrailA.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area 308 cm2
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1.35
Final drive ratio 3.88
general
Carfolio.com ID73425
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 6.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1979 Citroën Dyane 6 added 1996-05-04.
Last modified 2013-02-28.