Citroen C3 III (Phase I, 2016) 1.6 BlueHDi (99 hp, diesel, 2016) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

hatchback (liftback, fastback), 5 doors, 5 seats, dimensions: 3996.00 mm x 1749.00 mm x 1474.00 mm, weight: 1090 kg, engine displacement: 1560 cc, 4 cylinders, 2 valves per cylinder, max power: 99 hp @ 3750 rpm, max torque: 254 Nm @ 1750 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 11.90 s, max speed: 185 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): 5 / -, fuel type: diesel, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): 4.4 l / 3.2 l / 3.7 l, rims: 16, 17, tyres: 205/55 R16, 205/50 R17
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Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ModelIII (Phase I, 2016) 1.6 BlueHDi
First year of production2016
Last year of production2018

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typehatchback (liftback, fastback)
Number of doors5 (five)
Number of seats5 (five)
Wheelbase2539.00 mm (millimeters)
8.33 ft (feet)
99.96 in (inches)
2.5390 m (meters)
Front track1471.00 mm (millimeters)
4.83 ft (feet)
57.91 in (inches)
1.4710 m (meters)
Rear track1471.00 mm (millimeters)
4.83 ft (feet)
57.91 in (inches)
1.4710 m (meters)
Length3996.00 mm (millimeters)
13.11 ft (feet)
157.32 in (inches)
3.9960 m (meters)
Width1749.00 mm (millimeters)
5.74 ft (feet)
68.86 in (inches)
1.7490 m (meters)
Height1474.00 mm (millimeters)
4.84 ft (feet)
58.03 in (inches)
1.4740 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity300.0 l (liters)
10.59 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.30 m3 (cubic meters)
300000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity922.0 l (liters)
32.56 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.92 m3 (cubic meters)
922000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1090 kg (kilograms)
2403.04 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight1670 kg (kilograms)
3681.72 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank42.0 l (liters)
9.24 UK gal (UK gallons)
11.10 US gal (US gallons)


Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fueldiesel
Type of fuel systemcommon rail
Engine modelBHY DV6FD
Engine locationtransverse, front
Engine displacement1560 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type-
Type of aspirationturbo
Compression ratio-
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)
Valves per cylinder2 (two)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)75.00 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
2.95 in (inches)
0.0750 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)88.30 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.48 in (inches)
0.0883 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power99 hp (horse power)
73.8 kW (kilowatts)
100.4 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at3750 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque254 Nm (newton meters)
25.9 kgm (kilogram meters)
187.3 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at1750 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h11.90 s (seconds)
Maximum speed185 km/h (kilometers per hour)
114.95 mph (miles per hour)

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)4.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
0.97 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.16 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
53.46 mpg (miles per gallon)
14.12 mpl (miles per liter)
22.73 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)3.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
0.70 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
0.85 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
73.50 mpg (miles per gallon)
19.42 mpl (miles per liter)
31.25 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)3.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
0.81 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
0.98 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
63.57 mpg (miles per gallon)
16.79 mpl (miles per liter)
27.03 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standardEURO 6
CO2 emissions95 g/km (grammes per kilometer)

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Type of transmissionmanual
Number of manual gears5 (five)
Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)


Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinion
Type of power steeringelectric
Turning circle diameter10.70 m (meters)
35.10 ft (feet)
421.26 in (inches)


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - independent suspension
- MacPherson strut
Type of rear suspension-


Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)Yes


Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size16, 17
Tyre code205/55 R16, 205/50 R17

Compared to average values

The difference in percent between the values of some of the vehicle's characteristics and their average values.

Wheelbase- 5%
Front track- 3%
Rear track- 2%
Length- 11%
Width- 1%
Height- 2%
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity- 33%
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity- 33%
Curb weight- 23%
Maximum weight- 15%
Capacity of the fuel tank- 32%
Engine displacement- 31%
Maximum power- 38%
Maximum torque- 4%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h+ 16%
Maximum speed- 8%
Fuel consumption (urban)- 56%
Fuel consumption (extra urban)- 48%
Fuel consumption (combined)- 50%