Citroën Saxo 1.0i

The Citroën Saxo 1.0i is a front wheel drive car, with the engine placed in the front, and a 3 door hatchback bodyshell. The 4 cylinder, single overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a volume of 1 litres. It provides power and torque figures of 50 bhp (51 PS/37 kW) at 6000 rpm and 73.5 Nm (54 lbft/7.5 kgm) at 3700 rpm respectively. The power is delivered to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. The Citroën Saxo 1.0i weighs a stated 805 kg at the kerb. It is said to be able to attain a maxiumum speed of 149 km/h (93 mph).

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Key facts

Citroën Saxo 1.0i information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3718 mm
How heavy?
805 kg
What size engine?
1 litre, 954 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
51 PS / 50 bhp / 37 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
73.5 Nm / 54 ft.lb / 7.5 kgm @ 3700 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 19.1 s
How fast?
149 km/h, 93 mph

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3 door hatchback FF 5M 1587 cm3 119 PS 117 bhp 87 kW 935 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1587 cm3 88 PS 87 bhp 65 kW 920 kg

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Citroën Saxo 1.0i data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2385 93.9
Track/tread (front) 1381 54.4
Track/tread (rear) 1301 51.2
Length 3718 146.4
Width 1595 62.8
Height 1379 54.3
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.56
Kerb weight 805 kg 1775
Weight distribution 63.13 % front
fuel tank capacity 45 litres 9.9 UK Gal 11.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.32
Frontal area 1.82
CdA 0.58
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code
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)
51 PS (50 bhp) (37 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
52.4 bhp/litre
0.86 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
73.5 Nm (54 ft·lb) (7.5 kgm)
at 3700 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
77.04 Nm/litre
0.93 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.4:1
Fuel system EFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 968.2 kPa (140.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 238.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 19.1 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 20.8 s
Standing kilometre 39.3 s
Maximum speed 149 km/h (93 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 62.98 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
46.32 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
62.11 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 21.59 kg/kW
36.06 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 4.100
Turning circle 10.00 m
Front suspension I.MS.
Rear suspension I.TB.
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
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID78166
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
Citroën Saxo 1.0i added 2001-03-19.
Last modified 2013-02-28.