1992 Ford Escort 1.8i 16v

The Ford Escort 1.8i 16v is a hatchback with 5 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits its power through the front wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 1.8 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 105 bhp (106 PS/78 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 153 N·m (113 lb·ft/15.6 kgm) at 4000 rpm. The power is delivered to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Quoted kerb weight is 1085 kg. Top stated speed is 187 km/h (116 mph).

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Key facts

1992 Ford Escort 1.8i 16v information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4104 mm
How heavy?
1085 kg
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1796 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
106 PS / 105 bhp / 78 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
153 Nm / 113 ft.lb / 15.6 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 10.7 s
How fast?
187 km/h, 116 mph

Ford Escort models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 1299 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 970 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW 1105 kg
Ford Escort RS 2000 4x4 -
3 door hatchback FA 5M 1998 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1240 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1240 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1796 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1297 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 905 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1392 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 1040 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1392 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 1110 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1597 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW 1140 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1796 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1140 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1998 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1124 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 131 PS 129 bhp 96 kW 1090 kg

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5 door hatchback FF 5M 1590 cm3 113 PS 111 bhp 83 kW 1125 kg
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3 door hatchback FF 4A 1497 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 920 kg
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1992 Ford Escort 1.8i 16v data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2525 mm 99.4 inches
Track/tread (front) 1440 mm 56.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1462 mm 57.6 inches
Length 4104 mm 161.6 inches
Width 1696 mm 66.8 inches
Height 1397 mm 55 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.63
Kerb weight 1085 kg 2392 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 55 litres 12.1 UK Gal 14.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.8 litre
1796 cc
(109.599 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80.6 × 88 mm
3.17 × 3.46 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.92
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
106 PS (105 bhp) (78 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
58.5 bhp/litre
0.96 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
153 Nm (113 ft·lb) (15.6 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
85.19 Nm/litre
1.03 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system Ford EEC IV fuel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1070.5 kPa (155.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 449 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 10.7 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 187 km/h (116 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 98.12 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
72.16 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
96.77 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.86 kg/kW
23.15 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
turns lock-to-lock 3.000
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 3.82
general
Carfolio.com ID26994
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1992 Ford Escort 1.8i 16v added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.