1980 Ford Escort 1.1 Estate

This automobile has a 5 door estate/station wagon type body with a front located engine that delivers power to the front wheels. The 4 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated powerplant has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 1.1 litres. In this application it produces power and torque figures of 50 bhp (51 PS/37 kW) at 5000 rpm and 84 Nm (62 lbft/8.6 kgm) at 2700 rpm respectively. A 4 speed manual transmission transmits the power to the wheels. Claimed kerb weight is 860 kg. Maximum speed claimed is 142 km/h, which is 88 mph.

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1980 Ford Escort 1.1 Estate information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4033 mm
How heavy?
860 kg
What size engine?
1.1 litre, 1117 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
51 PS / 50 bhp / 37 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
84 Nm / 62 ft.lb / 8.6 kgm @ 2700 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 15.8 s
How fast?
142 km/h, 88 mph

Ford Escort models

3 door hatchback FF 4M 1117 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1117 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW
sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1117 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 810 kg
3 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1297 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 850 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1297 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 900 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 865 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1597 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 895 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4M 1597 cm3 97 PS 96 bhp 72 kW 895 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 940 kg

Similar models

5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1289 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 960 kg
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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 1196 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 820 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1548 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 1000 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1471 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 945 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1272 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 920 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1471 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 945 kg
1980 Ford Escort 1.1 Estate data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2393 mm 94.2 inches
Track/tread (front) 1400 mm 55.1 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1423 mm 56 inches
Length 4033 mm 158.8 inches
Width 1640 mm 64.6 inches
Height 1380 mm 54.3 inches
Ground clearance 120 mm 4.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 860 kg 1896 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 40 litres 8.8 UK Gal 10.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.39
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.1 litre
1117 cc
(68.164 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 74 × 65 mm
2.91 × 2.56 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.14
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
51 PS (50 bhp) (37 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
44.8 bhp/litre
0.73 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
84 Nm (62 ft·lb) (8.6 kgm)
at 2700 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
75.2 Nm/litre
0.91 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 1 Fo carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 945 kPa (137.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 3
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 279.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 15.8 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 142 km/h (88 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 58.95 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
43.35 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
58.14 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 23.07 kg/kW
38.53 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 10.50 m
Front suspension I.MS.LW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.LW.TRA.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.95
Final drive ratio 3.84
general
Carfolio.com ID41877
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 13.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1980 Ford Escort 1.1 Estate added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.