1969→1972 Citroën DS 21 IE


1969→1972 Citroën DS 21 IE

The Injection Electronique DS 21 was fitted with a Bosch D-Jetronic system and was one of the first production cars to use this system.

In Detail

typeSeries Production Car
production years1969 – 1972
built atFrance
engineDX2 Inline-4
block materialCast Iron
valvetrainOHV 2 Valves / Cyl
fuel feedBosch D-Jetronic Electronic Injection
displacement2175 cc / 132.73 in³
bore90 mm / 3.54 in
stroke85.5 mm / 3.37 in
power103.7 kw / 139 bhp @ 5500 rpm
specific output63.91 bhp per litre
bhp/weight114.4 bhp per tonne
body / frameSteel body with Fibreglass Roof over Steel Frame
driven wheelsFWD
front tires165-400 Michelin
rear tires155-400 Michelin
front brakesDiscs w/Power Assist
rear brakesDiscs w/Power Assist
steeringRack & Pinion w/Power Assist
f suspensionConstant-Height Hydropneumatic
r suspensionConstant-Height Hydropneumatic
curb weight1215 kg / 2679 lbs
transmission4-Speed Homokinetic Transmission
gear ratios3.24:1, 1.94:1, 1.27:1, 0.85:1
top speed~188 kph / 116.75 mph