Citroen CX2200 group 2 (1974)
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1970: Citroen DS21 FA
1973: Citroen DS23 FG
1974: Citroen CX2200
1977: Citroen CX2400 GTi

Specifications

Group/Class 2 Homologation number: 1667
Years active 1974 Homologation start: 1/4/1974
Engine
Type straight 4cyl, 4 stroke located front transverse, 30o forward inclined
Capacity 2175 cc WRC: 2175 cc
Bore x Stroke (mm) 90.0 x 85.5
Compression ratio 9.5:1
Output power - torgue 165 HP / 5500 rpm 21.9 kgm (215 Nm) / 3500 rpm
Main bearings 5
Materials block: cast iron cylinderhead: aluminium alloy
Cams/valves overhead valves with pushrods and rockers (OHV), gear driven camshaft 2 valves/cyl. - 8 valves total
Aspiration natural, 1 x Weber 34DMTR25 twin choke carburetor
Ignition electronic, firing order 1-3-4-2
Cooling system watercooled 11 lt
Lubrication system wet sump 6 lt
Transmission
Type front wheel drive 4 speed gearbox
Gearbox ratios 1st: 3.166/1
2nd: 1.833/1
3rd: 1.133/1
4th: 0.80/1
R: 3.153/1
Diffrential ratio 4.77/1, 4.583/1 helical gears limited slip front differential
Clutch dry single disk
Chassis-body
Type steel monocoque mounted on twin longeron main frame MA chassis with roll-cage. 4 door saloon steel bodyshell with steel bumbers
Front suspension upper and lower transverse arms with anti-dive geometry, hydropneumatic spring/damper units, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension trailing arms, hydropneumatic spring/damper units, anti-roll bar
Steering system rack and pinion
Brakes front ventilated disks 259mm diameter, rear solid disks 234mm diameter dual circuit with servo, adjustable ratio split front to rear
Dimensions
length: 4.629 m (182.2 in) width: 1.734 m (68.3 in) height: 1.360 m (53.5 in)
wheelbase: 2.845 m (112.0 in) front track: 1.474 m (58.0 in) rear track: 1.360 m (53.5 in)
Rims - tires steel rims 5 1/2" x 14" or 15" front 185-R14 tires, rear 175-R14 tires, 185-R15
Weight 1250 kg
Weight/power 7.6 kg/HP
Fuel tank 70 lt
Drag coefficient 0.40

Results in WRC

Races

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Season
Entry Rally event
Driver
Codriver
Team MC SVE
Entry list
POR KEN GRE MAR FIN S.R TdC RAC
Jean-Paul Luc
G. Michel/ Christian de Roux
dnf dnf
Jean Deschazeaux
Jean Plassard
4th
Total points
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7 7
Statistics
Others starts/finishes 3/1 1/0 1/1 1/0

Article from Autocar, 31/8/1974

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Rear and front suspension
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Hydropneumatic suspension system
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Steering system

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