• Ford Fiesta ST

    Ford Fiesta ST -

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  • Ford Fiesta ST

    Ford Fiesta ST -

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Key facts

2012 Ford Fiesta ST, 2014 MY information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4067 mm
How heavy?
1234 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1596 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
200 PS / 197 bhp / 147 kW @ 6350 rpm
How much torque?
291 Nm / 215 / 29.7 kgm @ 5000 rpm


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2012 Ford Fiesta ST technical specifications


The Fiesta ST is a motor car from Ford, with front wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a 5 door hatchback body style.
Its 1.6 litre engine is a turbocharged, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that produces 197 bhp (200 PS/147 kW) of power at 6350 rpm, and maximum torque of 291 N·m (215 lb·ft/29.7 kgm) at 5000 rpm.
The power is supplied to the wheels through a 6 speed manual transmission.
Quoted kerb weight is 1234 kg.
2012 Ford Fiesta ST data
2012 Ford Fiesta ST, 2014 MY data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2489 98
Track/tread (front) 1466 57.7
Track/tread (rear) 1448 57
Length 4067 160.1
Width 1722 67.8
Height 1453 57.2
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.63
Kerb weight 1234 kg 2721 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 45.5 litres 10 UK Gal 12 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type turbocharged 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
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 200 PS (197 bhp) (147 kW)
at 6350 rpm
Specific output 123.4 bhp/litre
2.02 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 291 Nm (215 ft·lb) (29.7 kgm)
at 5000 rpm
Specific torque 182.33 Nm/litre
2.2 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2291.2 kPa (332.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Catalytic converter Y
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 161.86 PS/g
119.05 kW/g
159.64 bhp/ton
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.4 kg/kW
14.03 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 259 mm
Rear brake diameter 201 mm
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 3.82
general ID296692
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Ford Fiesta ST added 2012-11-29.
Last modified 2013-08-28.

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