2012 Ford B-Max 1.5 TDCI

This vehicle has a 5 door hatchback body style with a front located engine supplying power to the front wheels. Power is produced by a double overhead camshaft, 1.5 litre turbocharged 4 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 74 bhp (75 PS/55 kW) at 3750 rpm and 185 N·m (136 lb·ft/18.9 kgm) at 1700 rpm respectively. The engine powers the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual gearbox. It weighs a claimed 1307 kg at the kerb. Top quoted speed is 157 km/h (98 mph), manufacturer claimed fuel consumption figures are 4.8/3.8/4.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 109.0 g/km.

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2012 Ford B-Max 1.5 TDCI information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4077 mm
How heavy?
1307 kg
What size engine?
1.5 litre, 1498 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
75 PS / 74 bhp / 55 kW @ 3750 rpm
How much torque?
185 Nm / 136 ft.lb / 18.9 kgm @ 1700 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 16.5 s
How fast?
157 km/h, 98 mph
How economical?
4.8/3.8/4.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
109.0 CO2 g/km

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2012 Ford B-Max 1.5 TDCI data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2489 mm 98 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4077 mm 160.5 inches
Width 1751 mm 68.9 inches
Height 1604 mm 63.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.64
Kerb weight 1307 kg 2881 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 48 litres 10.6 UK Gal 12.7 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged diesel
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.5 litre
1498 cc
(91.414 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 73.5 × 88.3 mm
2.89 × 3.48 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.83
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 75 PS (74 bhp) (55 kW)
at 3750 rpm
Specific output 49.4 bhp/litre
0.81 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 185 Nm (136 ft·lb) (18.9 kgm)
at 1700 rpm
Specific torque 123.5 Nm/litre
1.49 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast aluminium block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 16:1
Fuel system Ford common rail direct diesel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1551.9 kPa (225.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 374.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo D.
Compressor 1 Garrett fixed-geometry turbocharger
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 16.5 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 157 km/h (98 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 57.41 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
42.22 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
56.62 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 23.69 kg/kW
39.56 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 4.8/3.8/4.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km4.8/3.8/4.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre20.8/26.3/24.4 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG58.9/74.3/68.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG49.0/61.9/57.4 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 109.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 108.65 g/km
VED band (UK) B
CO2 Effizienz (DE) A
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
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
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 3.37
general
Carfolio.com ID303061
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 13.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Ford B-Max 1.5 TDCI added 2012-12-24.
Last modified 2013-02-28.