Citroën Dyane 6 Weekend, 1978 MY

The Citroën Dyane 6 Weekend is a 5 door estate/station wagon style car with a front mounted engine supplying power to the front wheels. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 0.6 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 2 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 32 bhp (32.4 PS/23.9 kW) of power at 5750 rpm, and maximum torque of 41 N·m (30.2 lb·ft/4.2 kgm) at 4000 rpm. Power is transferred to the wheels by means of a 4 speed manual gearbox. It weighs a claimed 600 kg at the kerb.

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Citroën Dyane 6 Weekend, 1978 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
3874 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

Citroën Dyane models

5 door sedan/​saloon 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
1978 Citroën Dyane 6 Weekend data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2400 mm 94.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1270 mm 50 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1270 mm 50 inches
Length 3874 mm 152.5 inches
Width 1499 mm 59 inches
Height 1537 mm 60.5 inches
Ground clearance
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
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
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
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
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.LArm.
Rear suspension I.TA.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 5.75
Final drive ratio 3.88
general
Carfolio.com ID74085
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 6.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1978 Citroën Dyane 6 Weekend added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.