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Citroën DS3 R3

Citroën Racing has always sold quick reliable and economical client-competition cars. The DS3 R3-MAX carries on this tradition while offering performances unheard of at this level of motor sport. The Citroën Racing Trophy organized in European countries gives privateer drivers who have chosen the DS3 R3-MAX a friendly and attractive environment.

DS3 R3-MAX Technical Specifications

CHASSIS
StructureReinforced body with weleded, multi-point roll cage
BodyworkDS3 THP 150 with specific roof-mounted air intake and rear-view mirrors
ENGINE
TypeEP6 CDT - four-cylinder, direct injection turbo engine
Bore x stroke77 x 85,8 mm
Capacity1,598 cc
Maximum power234bhp at 4,750rpm
Maximum torque430Nm at 3,000rpm
Specific output146.4bhp/litre
DistributionDouble overhead camshaft valve train, breaker arm with adapted cam profile. Specific pistons, connecting rods, engine flywheel and camshaft
Fuel feedDirect injection, motorized single throttle valve
CLUTCH
TypeThrust mecanism, 184mm cerametallic twin-disk
TRANSMISSION
TypeFront-wheel drive
GearboxSix-speed sequential, electronically controlled with steering wheel-mounted paddle
DifferentialSelf-locking type ZF differential
BRAKES
FrontVentilated disks, 330x34mm (tarmac) and 300x30mm (gravel), 4-piston Alcon callipers
Rear300x8mm discs
2-piston callipers
DistributionAdjustable
HandbrakeHydraulic control
SUSPENSION
FrontMcPherson type, specific hinges and hub carriers
RearH-shaped axles
Shock absorbersBOS three-track adjustable shock absorbers (low- and high-speed compression and rebound). Adjustable hydraulic bump stop.
STEERING
TypeHydraulic power-assisted steering
WHEELS
Tarmac7x17" wheels - Pirelli 200/50/R17 tyres
Gravel and snow6x15" wheels - Pirelli 195/70/R15 tyres
DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT AND CAPACITIES
Length / Width3,948mm / 1,715mm
Wheel base2,465mm
Track1,520mm (front) - 1,490mm (rear)
Fuel tank67 litres
Weight1230kg with driver pairing (regulations)