2012 Ford B-Max 1.0 EcoBoost

The Ford B-Max 1.0 EcoBoost is a 5 door hatchback-bodied car with a front located engine powering the front wheels. The 1 litre engine is a turbocharged, double overhead camshaft, 3 cylinder unit that produces 99 bhp (100 PS/74 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 170 N·m (125 lb·ft/17.3 kgm) at 1400-4000 rpm. The power is transmitted to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Quoted kerb weight is 1279 kg. Top claimed speed is 175 km/h, which equates to 109 mph, official fuel consumption is 6.6/4.3/5.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 119.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2012 Ford B-Max 1.0 EcoBoost information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4077 mm
How heavy?
1279 kg
What size engine?
1 litre, 999 cm3
How many cylinders?
3, Straight
How much power?
100 PS / 99 bhp / 74 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
170 Nm / 125 ft.lb / 17.3 kgm @ 1400-4000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 13.2 s
How fast?
175 km/h, 109 mph
How economical?
6.6/4.3/5.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
119.0 CO2 g/km

Ford B-Max models

5 door hatchback FF 5M 999 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 114.0 CO2 1279 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 999 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 114.0 CO2 1279 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1388 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 139.0 CO2 1275 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1498 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 109.0 CO2 1307 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6A 1596 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 149.0 CO2 1308 kg
Ford B-Max -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1560 cm3 95 PS 94 bhp 70 kW 104.0 CO2 1310 kg

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2012 Ford B-Max 1.0 EcoBoost 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 1279 kg 2820 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 petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 3
Capacity 1 litre
999 cc
(60.963 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 71.9 × 82 mm
2.83 × 3.23 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.88
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 100 PS (99 bhp) (74 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 99.1 bhp/litre
1.62 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 170 Nm (125 ft·lb) (17.3 kgm)
at 1400-4000 rpm
Specific torque 170.17 Nm/litre
2.06 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; cast aluminium head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system Bosch MED17 direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2138.4 kPa (310.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 4
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 333 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor 1 Continental low-inertia turbocharger
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 13.2 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 175 km/h (109 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 78.48 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
57.72 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
77.4 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 17.32 kg/kW
28.94 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 6.6/4.3/5.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km6.6/4.3/5.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre15.2/23.3/19.6 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG42.8/65.7/55.4 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG35.6/54.7/46.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 119.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 118.32 g/km
VED band (UK) C
CO2 Effizienz (DE) B
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 0.76
Final drive ratio 4.06
general
Carfolio.com ID303127
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 9.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Ford B-Max 1.0 EcoBoost added 2012-12-24.
Last modified 2013-02-28.