1986 Ford Escort XR3i Escort Mark 4

The Ford Escort XR3i is a front wheel drive automobile, with its engine mounted in the front, and a hatchback bodyshell. The Ford Escort XR3i is one of the Escort Mark 4 range of cars from Ford. Its 4 cylinder, single overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 1.6 litres. It musters power and torque figures of 105 bhp (106 PS/78 kW) at 6000 rpm and 138 Nm (102 lbft/14.1 kgm) at 4800 rpm respectively. A 5 speed manual gearbox transmits the power to the driven wheels. The Ford Escort XR3i weighs a claimed 950 kg at the kerb. Maximum speed stated is 190 km/h or 118 mph.

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1986 Ford Escort XR3i Escort Mark 4 information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4061 mm
How heavy?
950 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1597 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
106 PS / 105 bhp / 78 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
138 Nm / 102 ft.lb / 14.1 kgm @ 4800 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 9.5 s
How fast?
190 km/h, 118 mph

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
3 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 870 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 890 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
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
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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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1986 Ford Escort XR3i data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2400 mm 94.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1405 mm 55.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1427 mm 56.2 inches
Length 4061 mm 159.9 inches
Width 1641 mm 64.6 inches
Height 1349 mm 53.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 950 kg 2094 lb
Weight distribution 60 % front
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1597 cc
(97.455 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 79.96 × 79.52 mm
3.15 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.01
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 106 PS (105 bhp) (78 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 65.7 bhp/litre
1.08 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 138 Nm (102 ft·lb) (14.1 kgm)
at 4800 rpm
Specific torque 86.41 Nm/litre
1.04 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system Bosch K-Jetronic fuel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1085.9 kPa (157.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 6.3 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 9.5 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 17.2 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 190 km/h (118 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 112.06 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
82.42 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
110.53 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.13 kg/kW
20.27 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 unknown
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
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.76
Final drive ratio 4.27
general
Carfolio.com ID26950
Production total
Model code
Model family Escort Mark 4
RAC rating 15.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1986 Ford Escort XR3i added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.