Key facts

2012 Ford Fiesta 1.25 information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3969 mm
How heavy?
1045 kg
What size engine?
1.2 litre, 1241 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
60 PS / 59 bhp / 44 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
109 Nm / 80 / 11.1 kgm @ 3600 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 16.9 s
How fast?
152 km/h, 94 mph
How economical?
6.8/4.2/5.2 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
120.0 CO2 g/km


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2012 Ford Fiesta 1.25 technical specifications


This car has a 3 door hatchback body style with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels.
The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 1.2 litre capacity. This powerplant features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 59 bhp (60 PS/44 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 109 N·m (80 lb·ft/11.1 kgm) at 3600 rpm.
A 5 speed manual transmission transmits the power to the driven wheels.
It weighs a claimed 1045 kg at the kerb.
The Ford Fiesta 1.25 is said to be able to manage a top speed of 152 km/h, or 94 mph, stated fuel consumption figures are 6.8/4.2/5.2 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 120.0 g/km.
2012 Ford Fiesta 1.25 data
2012 Ford Fiesta 1.25 data
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2489 98
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 3969 156.3
Width 1722 67.8
Height 1495 58.9
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.59
Kerb weight 1045 kg 2304 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 42 litres 9.2 UK Gal 11.1 US Gal
Drag coefficient 0.328
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.2 litre
1241 cc
(75.73 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 71.9 × 76.4 mm
2.83 × 3.01 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.94
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 60 PS (59 bhp) (44 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 47.5 bhp/litre
0.78 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 109 Nm (80 ft·lb) (11.1 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque 87.83 Nm/litre
1.06 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast aluminium block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1103.7 kPa (160.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 310.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 16.9 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 152 km/h (94 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 57.24 PS/g
42.1 kW/g
56.46 bhp/ton
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 23.75 kg/kW
39.67 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 6.8/4.2/5.2 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km6.8/4.2/5.2 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km per litre14.7/23.8/19.2 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG41.5/67.3/54.3 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG34.6/56.0/45.2 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 120.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 120.64 g/km
VED band (UK) C
CO2 Effizienz (DE) D
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
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.76
Final drive ratio 4.06
general ID302929
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Ford Fiesta 1.25 added 2012-12-27.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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