1992 Ford Escort 1.4i Estate

The Ford Escort 1.4i Estate is a front wheel drive road car, with its engine positioned in the front, and a 5 door estate/station wagon body. Its 4 cylinder, single overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 1.4 litres. In this application it provides power and torque figures of 69 bhp (70 PS/51 kW) at 5600 rpm and 101 Nm (74 lbft/10.3 kgm) at 4000 rpm respectively. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual transmission. The Ford Escort 1.4i Estate weighs a stated 1110 kg at the kerb. Maximum claimed speed is 163 km/h (101 mph).

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1992 Ford Escort 1.4i Estate brief technical data

What body style?5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?4268 mm
How heavy?1110 kg
What size engine?1.4 litre, 1392 cm3
How many cylinders?4, Straight
How much power? 70 PS / 69 bhp / 51 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque? 101 Nm / 74 ft.lb / 10.3 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How quick?0-100 km/h: 16.1 s
How fast?163 km/h, 101 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 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 hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1085 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

Similar models

5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1361 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 930 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1360 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 1015 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1372 cm3 73 PS 72 bhp 54 kW
1992 Ford Escort 1.4i Estate data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
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 4268 mm 168 inches
Width 1696 mm 66.8 inches
Height 1410 mm 55.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 1110 kg 2447 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 1.4 litre
1392 cc
(84.945 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 77.24 × 74.3 mm
3.04 × 2.93 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.04
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
70 PS (69 bhp) (51 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
49.6 bhp/litre
0.81 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
101 Nm (74 ft·lb) (10.3 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
72.56 Nm/litre
0.88 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system Ford 3D fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 911.8 kPa (132.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 348 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 16.1 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 163 km/h (101 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 63.03 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
46.35 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
62.16 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 21.57 kg/kW
36.03 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 10.50 m
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.76
Final drive ratio 4.06
general
Carfolio.com ID27027
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1992 Ford Escort 1.4i Estate added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.