1986 Ford Orion 1.4 L Escort Mark 4

The Orion 1.4 L is a front wheel drive saloon (sedan) road car with a front placed engine, from Ford. It is part of Ford's Escort Mark 4 model range. Its 1.4 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that has an output of 74 bhp (75 PS/55 kW) of power at 5600 rpm, and maximum torque of 109 N·m (80 lb·ft/11.1 kgm) at 4000 rpm. Power is transferred to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. The Ford Orion 1.4 L weighs a quoted 885 kg at the kerb. Maximum speed claimed is 167 km/h, which is 104 mph, quoted fuel consumption figures are 4.7/6.1/8.1 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban.

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1986 Ford Orion 1.4 L Escort Mark 4 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4214 mm
How heavy?
885 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: 11.5 s
How fast?
167 km/h, 104 mph
How economical?
4.7/6.1/8.1 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
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1392 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 850 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 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
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1597 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 920 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1608 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 950 kg

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1986 Ford Orion 1.4 L data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2400 mm 94.5 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4214 mm 165.9 inches
Width 1641 mm 64.6 inches
Height 1389 mm 54.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight 885 kg 1951 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.37
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 11.5 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 84.78 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
62.35 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
83.62 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.04 kg/kW
26.79 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 4.7/6.1/8.1 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km4.7/6.1/8.1 l/100km 90kmph/120kmph/urban
km/litre21.3/16.4/12.3 km/l 90kmph/120kmph/urban
UK MPG60.1/46.3/34.9 UK MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
US MPG50.0/38.6/29.0 US MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 168.90 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 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID2145
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 Orion 1.4 L added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.