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Citroen BX 16 RE Spec

(1985 - 1989) - Technical Specifications for Years 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989
With a fuel consumption of 7.9 litres/100km - 36 mpg UK - 30 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 14.1 seconds, a maximum top speed of 103 mph (165 km/h), a curb weight of 2083 lbs (945 kgs), the BX 16 RE has a naturally-aspirated In-line 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code BAY (XU5CP).
This engine produces a maximum power of 75 PS (74 bhp - 55 kW) at 5600 rpm and a maximum torque of 123 Nm (90 lb.ft) at 2800 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the front wheel drive (FWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the BX has Hydropneumatique front suspension and Hydropneumatique rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 165 / 70 on 14 inch rims at the front, and 165 / 70 on 14 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the BX 16 RE braking system includes Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The BX model is a car manufactured by Citroen, with 5 doors and 5 seats, sold new from year 1985 to 1989, and available after that as a used car.

Citroen BX 16 RE Engine Technical Data Citroen BX 16 RE Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : I 4
Engine Code : BAY (XU5CP)
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Carburetor Solex 34 TBIA
Engine Alignment : Transverse
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1580 cm3 or 96.4 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 83.0 x 73.0 mm
3.27 x 2.87 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 8.6
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 75 PS or 74 bhp or 55 kW @ 5600 rpm
Maximum torque : 123 Nm or 90 lb.ft @ 2800 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : FWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Citroen BX 16 RE Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Citroen BX 16 RE Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 7.9 L/100km
36 mpg UK / 30 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Extra Urban: - L/100km
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: - L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity : 52 L
11.4 UK gallons
13.7 US gallons
Range : 658 Km or 409 miles
CO2 emissions : 184 g/Km (estimate)

Citroen BX 16 RE Performance Citroen BX 16 RE Performance

Top Speed : 165 km/h or 103 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 14.1 s

Citroen BX 16 RE Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Citroen BX 16 RE Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 5
Wheelbase : 266 cm or 104.72 inches
Length : 424 cm or 166.93 inches
Width : 168 cm or 66.14 inches
Height : 136 cm or 53.54 inches
Num. of Seats : 5
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 165/70 R14
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 165/70 R14
Curb Weight : 945 kg OR 2083 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 12.6 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 444-1455 L
Front Suspension : Hydropneumatique
Rear Suspension : Hydropneumatique

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How much horsepower does a 1985 Citroen BX 16 RE have?
The 1985 Citroen BX 16 RE has 75 PS / 74 bhp / 55 kW horsepower.

How much does a Citroen BX 16 RE weighs?
The Citroen BX 16 RE weighs 945 Kg / 2083 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Citroen BX 16 RE?
The Citroen BX 16 RE top speed is 165 Km/h / 103 mph.

Is Citroen BX 16 RE All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Citroen BX 16 RE is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Front Wheel Drive (FWD).

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