2001 Citroën C3 1.4i Automatic

This vehicle has a 5 door hatchback type body with a front mounted engine driving through the front wheels. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1.4 litre, single overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. In this application it produces 72 bhp (73 PS/54 kW) of power at 5400 rpm, and maximum torque of 118 N·m (87 lb·ft/12 kgm) at 3300 rpm. The power is supplied to the wheels by means of a 4 speed automatic gearbox. Its quoted kerb weight is 1039 kg. Maximum quoted speed is 162 km/h, or 101 mph, officially stated fuel consumption is 9.7/5.5/7.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 170.0 g/km.

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2001 Citroën C3 1.4i Automatic information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3850 mm
How heavy?
1039 kg
What size engine?
1.4 litre, 1360 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
73 PS / 72 bhp / 54 kW @ 5400 rpm
How much torque?
118 Nm / 87 ft.lb / 12 kgm @ 3300 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 17.7 s
How fast?
162 km/h, 101 mph
How economical?
9.7/5.5/7.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
170.0 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
Citroen C3 1.4 HDi 16v -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1399 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 112.0 CO2 1072 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1360 cm3 73 PS 72 bhp 54 kW 148.0 CO2 1005 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 1.4i Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2460 mm 96.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1435 mm 56.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1435 mm 56.5 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 1039 kg 2291 lb
Weight distribution 61.9 % 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 naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code TU3JP
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.4 litre
1360 cc
(82.992 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 75 × 77 mm
2.95 × 3.03 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.97
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(EEC)
73 PS (72 bhp) (54 kW)
at 5400 rpm
Specific output
(EEC)
52.9 bhp/litre
0.87 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(EEC)
118 Nm (87 ft·lb) (12 kgm)
at 3300 rpm
Specific torque
(EEC)
86.76 Nm/litre
1.05 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio
Fuel system EFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1090.3 kPa (158.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 340 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 17.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 21 s
Standing kilometre 38.8 s
Maximum speed 162 km/h (101 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 70.26 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
51.68 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
69.3 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.35 kg/kW
32.32 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 9.7/5.5/7.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km9.7/5.5/7.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre10.3/18.2/14.1 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG29.1/51.4/39.8 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG24.2/42.8/33.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 170.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 164.72 g/km
VED band (UK) H
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 3.200
Turning circle 10.50 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 203 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID95766
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2001 Citroën C3 1.4i Automatic added 2002-06-22.
Last modified 2013-02-28.