Ford Tempo Diesel Sedan, 1984 MY

The Ford Tempo Diesel Sedan is a saloon with 2 doors and a front mounted powerplant which delivers the power through the front wheels. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 2 litre capacity. This unit features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 51 bhp (52 PS/38 kW) of power at 3600 rpm, and maximum torque of 111 N·m (82 lb·ft/11.3 kgm) at 2400 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual gearbox. It weighs a claimed 1124 kg at the kerb. Its maximum speed claimed is 155 km/h (96 mph).

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Ford Tempo Diesel Sedan, 1984 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4475 mm
How heavy?
1124 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1998 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
52 PS / 51 bhp / 38 kW @ 3600 rpm
How much torque?
111 Nm / 82 ft.lb / 11.3 kgm @ 2400 rpm
How fast?
155 km/h, 96 mph

Ford Tempo models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1998 cm3 52 PS 51 bhp 38 kW 1150 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 2300 cm3 84 PS 83 bhp 62 kW 1108 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 2300 cm3 84 PS 83 bhp 62 kW 1086 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2931 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2307 cm3 97 PS 96 bhp 72 kW 1179 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3A 2931 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW

Similar models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1588 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 980 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1489 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 1114 kg
1984 Ford Tempo Diesel Sedan data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2537 mm 99.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1389 mm 54.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1463 mm 57.6 inches
Length 4475 mm 176.2 inches
Width 1735 mm 68.3 inches
Height 1339 mm 52.7 inches
Ground clearance 127 mm 5 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight 1124 kg 2478 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 53 litres 11.7 UK Gal 14 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.36
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated diesel
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1998 cc
(121.925 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86 × 86 mm
3.39 × 3.39 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
52 PS (51 bhp) (38 kW)
at 3600 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
25.5 bhp/litre
0.42 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
111 Nm (82 ft·lb) (11.3 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
55.56 Nm/litre
0.67 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; alloy head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 22.5:1
Fuel system electronic diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 698.1 kPa (101.3 psi)
Maximum RPM 4100 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.5 cc
Aspiration Normal D.
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 155 km/h (96 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 46 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
33.84 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
45.37 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 29.56 kg/kW
49.37 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 rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 3.520
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5 x 13
Wheel size rear 5 x 13
Tyres front P175/80 R 13
Tyres rear P175/80 R 13
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr
Front brake diameter 235 mm
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.98
Final drive ratio 3.73
general
Carfolio.com ID220033
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 18.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1984 Ford Tempo Diesel Sedan added 2010-10-01.
Last modified 2013-02-28.