2002 Citroën C3 Pluriel 1.6i 16v

This car has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body style with a front positioned engine driving through the front wheels. Its 1.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that produces 107 bhp (108 PS/80 kW) of power at 5750 rpm, and maximum torque of 147 N·m (108 lb·ft/15 kgm) at 4000 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual 'box. The quoted weight at the kerb is 1175 kg. Maximum quoted speed is 188 km/h or 117 mph, official fuel consumption is 9.23/5.89/6.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 160.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2002 Citroën C3 Pluriel 1.6i 16v information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2+2 seats
How long?
3934 mm
How heavy?
1175 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1587 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
108 PS / 107 bhp / 80 kW @ 5750 rpm
How much torque?
147 Nm / 108 ft.lb / 15 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How fast?
188 km/h, 117 mph
How economical?
9.23/5.89/6.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
160.0 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
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
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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2002 Citroën C3 Pluriel 1.6i 16v data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2460 mm 96.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1435 mm 56.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1433 mm 56.4 inches
Length 3934 mm 154.9 inches
Width 1700 mm 66.9 inches
Height 1559 mm 61.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.6
Kerb weight 1175 kg 2590 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 47 litres 10.3 UK Gal 12.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Peugeot
Engine code TU5JP4
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1587 cc
(96.845 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 78.5 × 82 mm
3.09 × 3.23 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.96
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(ECC)
108 PS (107 bhp) (80 kW)
at 5750 rpm
Specific output
(ECC)
67.4 bhp/litre
1.1 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(ECC)
147 Nm (108 ft·lb) (15 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(ECC)
92.63 Nm/litre
1.12 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio
Fuel system EFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1164 kPa (168.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 396.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 17.7 s
Standing kilometre 32.4 s
Maximum speed 188 km/h (117 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 92.33 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
67.91 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
91.06 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.73 kg/kW
24.6 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 9.23/5.89/6.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km9.2/5.9/6.7 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre10.8/17.0/14.9 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG30.6/48.0/42.2 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG25.5/39.9/35.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 160.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 155.44 g/km
VED band (UK) G
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 2.800
Turning circle 11.20 m
Front suspension I.MS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.TransBeam.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 185/65 R 15
Tyres rear 185/65 R 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S
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 ID99671
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2002 Citroën C3 Pluriel 1.6i 16v added 2002-09-29.
Last modified 2013-02-28.