2001 Citroën C3 1.4 HDi 16v

The Citroën C3 1.4 HDi 16v is a hatchback with 5 doors and a front mounted powerplant which transmits its power through the front wheels. Its 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft turbocharged powerplant has 4 valves per cylinder and a volume of 1.4 litres. In this application it develops power and torque figures of 89 bhp (90 PS/66 kW) at 4000 rpm and 200 Nm (148 lbft/20.4 kgm) at 1750 rpm respectively. Power is supplied to the wheels through a 5 speed manual gearbox. Its quoted kerb weight is 1072 kg. The Citroën C3 1.4 HDi 16v is said to be able to manage a maxiumum speed of 180 km/h, or 112 mph, manufacturer claimed fuel consumption is 5.3/3.7/4.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 112.0 g/km.

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Citroen C3 1.4 HDi 16v
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Key facts

2001 Citroën C3 1.4 HDi 16v information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3850 mm
How heavy?
1072 kg
What size engine?
1.4 litre, 1399 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
90 PS / 89 bhp / 66 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
200 Nm / 148 ft.lb / 20.4 kgm @ 1750 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 12.9 s
How fast?
180 km/h, 112 mph
How economical?
5.3/3.7/4.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
112.0 CO2 g/km

Citroën C3 models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1398 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 125.0 CO2 1185 kg
Citroen C3 Pluriel 1.4i -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1360 cm3 73 PS 72 bhp 54 kW 161.0 CO2 1128 kg
Citroen C3 Pluriel 1.6i 16v -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1587 cm3 108 PS 107 bhp 80 kW 160.0 CO2 1175 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1124 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 143.0 CO2 978 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1399 cm3 68 PS 67 bhp 50 kW 110.0 CO2 1022 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 73 PS 72 bhp 54 kW 148.0 CO2 1005 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1360 cm3 73 PS 72 bhp 54 kW 170.0 CO2 1039 kg
Citroen C3  -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1587 cm3 108 PS 107 bhp 80 kW 155.0 CO2 1058 kg

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2001 Citroën C3 1.4 HDi 16v data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2460 mm 96.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1439 mm 56.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1439 mm 56.7 inches
Length 3850 mm 151.6 inches
Width 1670 mm 65.7 inches
Height 1520 mm 59.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.57
Kerb weight 1072 kg 2363 lb
Weight distribution 60.4 % front
fuel tank capacity 47 litres 10.3 UK Gal 12.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.32
Frontal area 2.15
CdA 0.69
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer
Engine code DV4TED4
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.4 litre
1399 cc
(85.372 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 73.7 × 82 mm
2.9 × 3.23 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(EEC)
90 PS (89 bhp) (66 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(EEC)
63.6 bhp/litre
1.04 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(EEC)
200 Nm (148 ft·lb) (20.4 kgm)
at 1750 rpm
Specific torque
(EEC)
142.96 Nm/litre
1.73 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio
Fuel system common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1796.5 kPa (260.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 349.75 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor
Intercooler Y
Catalytic converter
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 12.9 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 18.7 s
Standing kilometre 34.7 s
Maximum speed 180 km/h (112 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 84.18 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
61.91 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
83.02 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.15 kg/kW
26.98 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 5.3/3.7/4.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km5.3/3.7/4.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre18.9/27.0/23.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG53.3/76.3/65.7 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG44.4/63.6/54.7 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 112.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 113.95 g/km
VED band (UK) C
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.800
Turning circle 11.60 m
Front suspension I.MS.CS.
Rear suspension I.TransBeam.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 185/60 R 15
Tyres rear 185/60 R 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 266 mm
Rear brake diameter 247 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID87329
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 13.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2001 Citroën C3 1.4 HDi 16v added 2001-09-05.
Last modified 2013-02-28.