Ford Fiesta 1.6 Hatchback, 2012 MY US

The Fiesta 1.6 Hatchback is a passenger car from Ford, with front wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 5 door hatchback body style. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1.6 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. It produces 120 bhp (122 PS/89 kW) of power at 6350 rpm, and maximum torque of 152 N·m (112 lb·ft/15.5 kgm) at 5000 rpm. The power is supplied to the wheels through a 5 speed manual gearbox. Stated kerb weight is 1151 kg.

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Ford Fiesta 1.6 Hatchback -
Ford Fiesta 1.6 Hatchback
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Key facts

Ford Fiesta 1.6 Hatchback, 2012 MY US information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4067 mm
How heavy?
1151 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1596 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
122 PS / 120 bhp / 89 kW @ 6350 rpm
How much torque?
152 Nm / 112 ft.lb / 15.5 kgm @ 5000 rpm
How economical?
28/37/32 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined

Ford Fiesta models

5 door hatchback FF 6A 1596 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1168 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1596 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1169 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1596 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1192 kg

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2012 Ford Fiesta 1.6 Hatchback data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2490 98
Track/tread (front) 1466 57.7
Track/tread (rear) 1466 57.7
Length 4067 160.1
Width 1722 67.8
Height 1473 58
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.63
Kerb weight 1151 kg 2538
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 47 litres 10.3 UK Gal 12.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1596 cc
(97.394 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 79 × 81.4 mm
3.11 × 3.2 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.97
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 122 PS (120 bhp) (89 kW)
at 6350 rpm
Specific output 75.2 bhp/litre
1.23 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 152 Nm (112 ft·lb) (15.5 kgm)
at 5000 rpm
Specific torque 95.24 Nm/litre
1.15 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system PFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1196.8 kPa (173.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399 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 105.71 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
77.74 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
104.26 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.86 kg/kW
21.49 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 28/37/32 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km8.4/6.4/7.4 l/100km city/highway/combined
km/litre11.9/15.7/13.6 km/l city/highway/combined
UK MPG33.6/44.4/38.4 UK MPG city/highway/combined
US MPG28.0/37.0/32.0 US MPG city/highway/combined
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 P185/65 R 15
Tyres rear P185/65 R 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 259 mm
Rear brake diameter 201 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio 0.76
Final drive ratio 4.07
general
Carfolio.com ID259622
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Ford Fiesta 1.6 Hatchback added 2012-01-21.
Last modified 2013-02-28.