2000 Citroën C5 3.0 V6

The Citroën C5 3.0 V6 is a 4 door saloon (sedan) style road car with a front positioned engine powering the front wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 2.9 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, a 60 degree V 6 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It produces 207 bhp (210 PS/154 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 285 N·m (210 lb·ft/29.1 kgm) at 3750 rpm. This power is supplied to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual gearbox. The claimed weight at the kerb is 1480 kg. Maximum stated speed is 240 km/h, or 149 mph, claimed fuel consumption is 13.9/7.1/9.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 226.0 g/km.

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Citroen C5 3.0 V6 -
Citroen C5 3.0 V6
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Key facts

2000 Citroën C5 3.0 V6 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4617 mm
How heavy?
1480 kg
What size engine?
2.9 litre, 2946 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
210 PS / 207 bhp / 154 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
285 Nm / 210 ft.lb / 29.1 kgm @ 3750 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 8.2 s
How fast?
240 km/h, 149 mph
How economical?
13.9/7.1/9.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
226.0 CO2 g/km

Citroën C5 models

5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1749 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 180.0 CO2 1416 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1749 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 180.0 CO2 1377 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 2179 cm3 169 PS 167 bhp 125 kW 160.0 CO2 1576 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1749 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 180.0 CO2 1416 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 2179 cm3 169 PS 167 bhp 125 kW 165.0 CO2 1610 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1749 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 187.0 CO2 1377 kg
Citroen C5 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 190.0 CO2 1394 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 206.0 CO2 1448 kg
Citroen C5 3.0i V6 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5A 2946 cm3 206 PS 203 bhp 151 kW 238.0 CO2 1589 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1749 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 187.0 CO2 1416 kg
Citroen C5 Break -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 190.0 CO2 1427 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 206.0 CO2 1479 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5A 2946 cm3 206 PS 203 bhp 151 kW 238.0 CO2 1619 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1560 cm3 108 PS 107 bhp 80 kW 145.0 CO2 1442 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 2179 cm3 133 PS 131 bhp 98 kW 186.0 CO2 1591 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 158.0 CO2 1520 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1560 cm3 108 PS 107 bhp 80 kW 1424 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2179 cm3 133 PS 131 bhp 98 kW 186.0 CO2 1558 kg
Citroen C5 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 158.0 CO2 1486 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1749 cm3 118 PS 116 bhp 87 kW 1446 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 200.0 CO2 1367 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 208.0 CO2 1374 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1997 cm3 108 PS 107 bhp 80 kW 149.0 CO2 1438 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1997 cm3 108 PS 107 bhp 80 kW 178.0 CO2 1464 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 185.0 CO2 1595 kg
Citroen C5 Break  -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2197 cm3 133 PS 131 bhp 98 kW 170.0 CO2 1518 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 2197 cm3 133 PS 131 bhp 98 kW 187.0 CO2 1558 kg
Citroen C5 Break 3.0 V6 -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2946 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 230.0 CO2 1522 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 2946 cm3 210 PS 207 bhp 154 kW 245.0 CO2 1547 kg
Citroen C5 Break 3.0 V6 Carlsson -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 2946 cm3 235 PS 232 bhp 173 kW

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2000 Citroën C5 3.0 V6 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2750 mm 108.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1528 mm 60.2 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1483 mm 58.4 inches
Length 4617 mm 181.8 inches
Width 1770 mm 69.7 inches
Height 1476 mm 58.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 1480 kg 3263 lb
Weight distribution 65.2 % front
fuel tank capacity 66 litres 14.5 UK Gal 17.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.3
Frontal area 2.26
CdA 0.68
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code ES9J4S
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 2.9 litre
2946 cc
(179.776 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 87 × 82.6 mm
3.43 × 3.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.05
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output
(EEC)
210 PS (207 bhp) (154 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(EEC)
70.3 bhp/litre
1.15 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(EEC)
285 Nm (210 ft·lb) (29.1 kgm)
at 3750 rpm
Specific torque
(EEC)
96.74 Nm/litre
1.17 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.9:1
Fuel system EFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1215.7 kPa (176.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 491 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 8.2 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 15.9 s
Standing kilometre 29.1 s
Maximum speed 240 km/h (149 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 141.81 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
104.3 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
139.86 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 9.59 kg/kW
16.02 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 13.9/7.1/9.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km13.9/7.1/9.6 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre7.2/14.1/10.4 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG20.3/39.8/29.4 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG16.9/33.1/24.5 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 226.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 222.72 g/km
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 I.MS.W.HS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.TA.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 215/55 R 16 W
Tyres rear 215/55 R 16 W
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 288 mm
Rear brake diameter 276 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.73
Final drive ratio 4.07
general
Carfolio.com ID80872
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 28.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Citroën C5 3.0 V6 added 2001-06-28.
Last modified 2013-02-28.