Citroen BX 1st generation 1.6 MT hatchback (1982–1988)

Car model: Citroen (Citroen) Title: Citroen Model: Bx Generation: 1st generation hatchback Modification: 1.6 MT Year of issue: 1982–1988

Main characteristics


Maximum amount of luggage (l) 1455
The minimum amount of luggage (l) 445
Front wheel track (mm) 1410
Wheelbase (mm) 2655
Height (mm) 1360
Width (mm) 1680
Rear wheel track (mm) 1350
Ground clearance (mm) 160
Permissible gross weight (kg) 1455
Curb Weight (kg) 1030
Length (mm) 4240


Bore (mm) 83
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Four
Piston stroke (mm) 73
Maximum torque (N • m) 128
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 2700
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 6000
Intake type Distributed injection
Engine configuration Row
Engine power (hp) 90
Engine capacity (cm3) 1580
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps Five
Drive unit Front
Transmission Mechanics

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Disk drives
Front brakes Disk drives
Rear suspension Trailing arm
Front suspension Hydraulic element

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km) 7.6
Fuel tank capacity (l) 52
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km) 6
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km) 9.7
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s) 12.5
Maximum speed (km / h) 174
Recommended fuel AI-95


Turning diameter (m) 10.2
Power steering Missing

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Number of mounting holes Four Four
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 14 14
Tire height 70 70
Tire width 165 165