Ford Mondeo 2.5 Automatic, 1997 MY Mondeo Mark 1 Facelift

The Ford Mondeo 2.5 is a front wheel drive motor car, with its engine located in the front, and a 4 door saloon (sedan) bodyshell. The Mondeo 2.5 forms part of Ford's Mondeo Mark 1 Facelift family of cars. The 2.5 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder unit that produces 168 bhp (170 PS/125 kW) of power at 6250 rpm, and maximum torque of 220 N·m (162 lb·ft/22.4 kgm) at 4250 rpm. Power is delivered to the wheels via a 4 speed automatic transmission. Quoted kerb weight is 1366 kg. Maximum speed quoted is 209 km/h or 130 mph, quoted fuel consumption figures are 14.5/7.6/10.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined.

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Ford Mondeo 2.5 Automatic, 1997 MY Mondeo Mark 1 Facelift information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4556 mm
How heavy?
1366 kg
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2544 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
170 PS / 168 bhp / 125 kW @ 6250 rpm
How much torque?
220 Nm / 162 ft.lb / 22.4 kgm @ 4250 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 10 s
How fast?
209 km/h, 130 mph
How economical?
14.5/7.6/10.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined

Ford Mondeo Mark 1 Facelift models

Ford Mondeo ST200 -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2544 cm3 205 PS 202 bhp 151 kW 235.0 CO2
5 door fastback FF 5M 1598 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1229 kg
Ford Mondeo -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1598 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1219 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1796 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1232 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1796 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1221 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1753 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1285 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1753 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1295 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1242 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1253 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1286 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1275 kg
Ford Mondeo V6 -
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1337 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1381 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1796 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 1277 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1753 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1340 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1298 kg
Ford Mondeo Estate -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 1988 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 1331 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1403 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1432 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2544 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 1326 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 1322 kg

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1997 Ford Mondeo 2.5 Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2704 mm 106.5 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4556 mm 179.4 inches
Width 1749 mm 68.9 inches
Height 1372 mm 54 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.68
Kerb weight 1366 kg 3012 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 61.5 litres 13.5 UK Gal 16.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 2.5 litre
2544 cc
(155.244 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82.4 × 79.5 mm
3.24 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.04
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
170 PS (168 bhp) (125 kW)
at 6250 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
66 bhp/litre
1.08 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
220 Nm (162 ft·lb) (22.4 kgm)
at 4250 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
86.48 Nm/litre
1.05 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.7:1
Fuel system Ford EEC V fuel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1086.7 kPa (157.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 424 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 10 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 209 km/h (130 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 124.7 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
91.71 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
122.99 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.9 kg/kW
18.21 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 14.5/7.6/10.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km14.5/7.6/10.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre6.9/13.2/9.9 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG19.5/37.2/28.0 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG16.2/30.9/23.3 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 234.32 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.ARB.
Rear suspension I.4Li.ARB.
Wheel size front 6 x 15
Wheel size rear 6 x 15
Tyres front 195/60 x 15
Tyres rear 195/60 x 15
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID230384
Production total
Model code
Model family Mondeo Mark 1 Facelift
RAC rating 25.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1997 Ford Mondeo 2.5 Automatic added 2011-01-23.
Last modified 2013-02-28.