1980 Ford Escort 1.1

Ford Escort 1.1 is an automobile that has a saloon (sedan) type body with a front mounted engine supplying power to the front wheels. Power is supplied by an overhead valve, 1.1 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 50 bhp (51 PS/37 kW) at 5000 rpm and 84 N·m (62 lb·ft/8.6 kgm) at 2700 rpm respectively. This power is delivered to the wheels through a 4 speed manual gearbox. Quoted kerb weight is 810 kg. It is claimed to manage a maxiumum speed of 144 km/h or 89 mph.

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1980 Ford Escort 1.1 information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
3970 mm
How heavy?
810 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: 15.2 s
How fast?
144 km/h, 89 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
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1117 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 860 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

2 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1272 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 910 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1361 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 1060 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1118 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 930 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1118 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 910 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1129 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 925 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1129 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 935 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1289 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 920 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1238 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 880 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1238 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 860 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1196 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 915 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1196 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 740 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1196 cm3 54 PS 53 bhp 40 kW 835 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1196 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 785 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1548 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 975 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1093 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 700 kg
3 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1272 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 860 kg
3 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1471 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 885 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 1272 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW 740 kg
1980 Ford Escort 1.1 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors
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 3970 mm 156.3 inches
Width 1640 mm 64.6 inches
Height 1380 mm 54.3 inches
Ground clearance 120 mm 4.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 810 kg 1786 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 15.2 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 144 km/h (89 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 62.59 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
46.03 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
61.73 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 21.72 kg/kW
36.29 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 ID41910
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 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.