2011 Ford Kuga 2.5 ZA

The Kuga 2.5 is a motor car from Ford, with all wheel drive, a front located engine and a 5 door suv/sports utility vehicle body style. Powering the Ford Kuga 2.5 is a double overhead camshaft, 2.5 litre turbocharged 5 cylinder powerplant, with 4 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 197 bhp (200 PS/147 kW) at 6000 rpm and 320 N·m (236 lb·ft/32.6 kgm) at 1600-4000 rpm respectively. Power is transmitted to the wheels via a 5 speed automatic gearbox. Claimed weight at the kerb is 1653 kg. It is claimed to manage a maxiumum speed of 205 km/h which is 127 mph, and carbon dioxide emissions are 244.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2011 Ford Kuga 2.5 ZA information summary

What body style?
5 door suv/sports utility vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
4443 mm
How heavy?
1653 kg
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2521 cm3
How many cylinders?
5, Straight
How much power?
200 PS / 197 bhp / 147 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
320 Nm / 236 ft.lb / 32.6 kgm @ 1600-4000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 8.8 s
How fast?
205 km/h, 127 mph
What carbon dioxide emissions?
244.0 CO2 g/km

Ford Kuga models

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5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle F4 6A 1596 cm3 182 PS 179.5 bhp 134 kW 179.0 CO2 1682 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FF 6M 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 139.0 CO2 1605 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle F4 6M 1997 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 154.0 CO2 1692 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle F4 6M 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 154.0 CO2 1692 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle F4 6A 1997 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 162.0 CO2 1707 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle F4 6A 1997 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 162.0 CO2 1707 kg
Ford Kuga -
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FA 6M 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 169.0 CO2 1613 kg
Ford Kuga -
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FF 6M 1997 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW 165.0 CO2 1573 kg

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2011 Ford Kuga 2.5 data
Applicable to the South African domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater suv/sports utility vehicle
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2690 mm 105.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1574 mm 62 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1584 mm 62.4 inches
Length 4443 mm 174.9 inches
Width
Height 1710 mm 67.3 inches
Ground clearance 188 mm 7.4 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.65
Kerb weight 1653 kg 3644 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 66 litres 14.5 UK Gal 17.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 5
Capacity 2.5 litre
2521 cc
(153.841 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 83 × 93 mm
3.27 × 3.66 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.89
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
20 valves in total
maximum power output 200 PS (197 bhp) (147 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 78.1 bhp/litre
1.28 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 320 Nm (236 ft·lb) (32.6 kgm)
at 1600-4000 rpm
Specific torque 126.93 Nm/litre
1.53 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system MPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1595.1 kPa (231.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 504.2 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 8.8 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 205 km/h (127 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 120.83 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
88.87 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
119.18 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.25 kg/kW
18.8 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions 244.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK) L
CO2 Effizienz (DE) G
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.700
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7 x 17
Wheel size rear 7 x 17
Tyres front 235/55 R 17
Tyres rear 235/55 R 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 300 mm
Rear brake diameter 302 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1.02
Final drive ratio 2.65
general
Carfolio.com ID357819
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 21.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2011 Ford Kuga 2.5 added 2013-10-21.
Last modified 2013-10-21.