1992 Ford Probe

This automobile has a 2 door coupé body style with a front mounted engine supplying power to the front wheels. The 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 4 valves per cylinder and a volume of 2 litres. In this application it produces power and torque figures of 115 bhp (117 PS/86 kW) at 5500 rpm and 168 Nm (124 lbft/17.1 kgm) at 3500 rpm respectively. The power is transmitted to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Claimed weight at the kerb is 2620 kg.

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1992 Ford Probe information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4544 mm
How heavy?
2620 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1991 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
117 PS / 115 bhp / 86 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
168 Nm / 124 ft.lb / 17.1 kgm @ 3500 rpm

Ford Probe models

2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1991 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 1220 kg
3 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2497 cm3 166 PS 164 bhp 122 kW 1277 kg

Similar models

2 door fixed-head coupé FF 3A 2190 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 1991 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 1996 cm3 118 PS 116 bhp 87 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 1996 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1597 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 1597 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2260 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2260 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 3A 2260 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
1992 Ford Probe data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2614 mm 102.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1519 mm 59.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1519 mm 59.8 inches
Length 4544 mm 178.9 inches
Width 1773 mm 69.8 inches
Height 1311 mm 51.6 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 2620 kg 5776 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Mazda
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1991 cc
(121.498 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 83 × 92 mm
3.27 × 3.62 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 117 PS (115 bhp) (86 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output 57.8 bhp/litre
0.95 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 168 Nm (124 ft·lb) (17.1 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque 84.38 Nm/litre
1.02 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1060.3 kPa (153.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 497.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 44.5 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
32.73 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
43.89 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 30.55 kg/kW
51.03 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID11561
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 17.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1992 Ford Probe added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.