1938 Citroën TUB 11

This automobile has a 4 door van body style with a front positioned engine driving through the front wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 1.9 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 42 bhp (42.6 PS/31.3 kW) of power at 3500 rpm. The claimed weight at the kerb is 1380 kg. Maximum speed claimed is 70 km/h, which is 43 mph.


Key facts

1938 Citroën TUB 11 information summary

What body style?
4 door van with 3 seats
How long?
4040 mm
How heavy?
1380 kg
What size engine?
1.9 litre, 1911 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
42.6 PS / 42 bhp / 31.3 kW @ 3500 rpm
How much torque?
How fast?
70 km/h, 43 mph
1938 Citroën TUB 11 data
Body type3 seater van
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4040 mm 159.1 inches
Width 1960 mm 77.2 inches
Height 2130 mm 83.9 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 1380 kg 3042 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Citroën
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.9 litre
1911 cc
(116.616 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 78 × 100 mm
3.07 × 3.94 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.78
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 42.6 PS (42 bhp) (31.3 kW)
at 3500 rpm
Specific output 22 bhp/litre
0.36 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 477.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 70 km/h (43 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 30.86 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
22.7 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
30.43 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.01 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 44.06 kg/kW
73.6 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
Carfolio.com ID91476
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1938 Citroën TUB 11 added 2002-01-21.
Last modified 2013-02-28.