1986 Ford Escort 1.4 L Escort Mark 4

The Ford Escort 1.4 L is a hatchback with 3 doors and a front mounted powerplant which supplies its power to the front wheels. The Ford Escort 1.4 L belongs to the Escort Mark 4 model family from Ford. Its 4 cylinder, single overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 1.4 litres. For this model it provides power and torque figures of 74 bhp (75 PS/55 kW) at 5600 rpm and 109 Nm (80 lbft/11.1 kgm) at 4000 rpm respectively. This power is transferred to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Quoted weight at the kerb is 850 kg. The Ford Escort 1.4 L is claimed to manage a maxiumum speed of 167 km/h, or 104 mph, manufacturer claimed fuel consumption figures are 4.9/6.4/8.1 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban.

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1986 Ford Escort 1.4 L Escort Mark 4 information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4020 mm
How heavy?
850 kg
What size engine?
1.4 litre, 1392 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
75 PS / 74 bhp / 55 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
109 Nm / 80 ft.lb / 11.1 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 11.3 s
How fast?
167 km/h, 104 mph
How economical?
4.9/6.4/8.1 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban

Ford Escort Mark 4 models

3 door hatchback FF 4M 1117 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 825 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1117 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 825 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1117 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 870 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 840 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 860 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 860 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 840 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1392 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 870 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 880 kg
5 door hatchback FF 3A 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 915 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1753 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 910 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 890 kg
3 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 870 kg
3 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 870 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1392 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 895 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 920 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 3A 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 955 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1753 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 945 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 134 PS 132 bhp 98 kW 1080 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 104 PS 103 bhp 77 kW 920 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 950 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1297 cm3 64 PS 63 bhp 47 kW 880 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1392 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 885 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 890 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3A 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 925 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1753 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 935 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1597 cm3 105 PS 104 bhp 78 kW 894 kg
Ford Escort RS Turbo -
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 134 PS 132 bhp 98 kW 1080 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1608 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 870 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1608 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 910 kg

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5 door hatchback FF 5M 1499 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 945 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4M 1588 cm3 73 PS 72 bhp 54 kW 850 kg
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3 door hatchback FF 4M 1595 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 960 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4M 1595 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 985 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1595 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW
3 door hatchback FF 3A 1595 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW
5 door hatchback FF 3A 1595 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW
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1986 Ford Escort 1.4 L data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2400 94.5
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4020 158.3
Width 1641 64.6
Height 1369 53.9
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 850 kg 1874
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 48 litres 10.6 UK Gal 12.7 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.4 litre
1392 cc
(84.945 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 77 × 74 mm
3.03 × 2.91 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.04
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 75 PS (74 bhp) (55 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output 53.2 bhp/litre
0.87 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 109 Nm (80 ft·lb) (11.1 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque 78.3 Nm/litre
0.95 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 984 kPa (142.7 psi)
Maximum RPM 6200 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 348 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 11.3 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 167 km/h (104 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 88.27 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
64.92 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
87.06 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.4 kg/kW
25.73 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 4.9/6.4/8.1 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km4.9/6.4/8.1 l/100km 90kmph/120kmph/urban
km/litre20.4/15.6/12.3 km/l 90kmph/120kmph/urban
UK MPG57.6/44.1/34.9 UK MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
US MPG48.0/36.8/29.0 US MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 170.98 g/km
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 I.MS.CS.
Rear suspension I.SArms.CS.
Wheel size front 5 x 13
Wheel size rear 5 x 13
Tyres front 155 SR 13
Tyres rear 155 SR 13
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID172656
Production total
Model code
Model family Escort Mark 4
RAC rating 14.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1986 Ford Escort 1.4 L added 2008-04-09.
Last modified 2013-02-28.