Ford Scorpio 2.9i, 1990 MY

This vehicle has a 5 door hatchback type body with a front positioned engine that delivers power to the rear wheels. Its 2.9 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder that produces 143 bhp (145 PS/107 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 228 N·m (168 lb·ft/23.3 kgm) at 3000 rpm. This power is delivered to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual transmission. Claimed weight at the kerb is 1340 kg. Maximum claimed speed is 204 km/h (127 mph), official fuel consumption figures are 7.5/9.3/14.1 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban.

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Ford Scorpio 2.9i, 1990 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4669 mm
How heavy?
1340 kg
What size engine?
2.9 litre, 2935 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
145 PS / 143 bhp / 107 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
228 Nm / 168 ft.lb / 23.3 kgm @ 3000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.2 s
How fast?
204 km/h, 127 mph
How economical?
7.5/9.3/14.1 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban

Ford Scorpio models

4 door sedan/​saloon FA 4A 2935 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 5M 1998 cm3 118 PS 116 bhp 87 kW 1340 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4A 1998 cm3 118 PS 116 bhp 87 kW 1340 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 5M 2935 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 1450 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 5M 2935 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 5M 2935 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 1998 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 1215 kg
5 door hatchback FR 5M 1998 cm3 105 PS 103.5 bhp 77 kW 1260 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 1998 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 1260 kg
5 door hatchback FR 5M 1998 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 1265 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 1998 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 1280 kg
5 door hatchback FR 4A 1998 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 1280 kg
5 door hatchback FR 5M 2394 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1313 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2394 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1325 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 2394 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1325 kg
5 door hatchback FR 4A 2394 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1313 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2498 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW
4 door hatchback FR 5M 2498 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW
5 door hatchback FR 5M 2498 cm3 92 PS 91 bhp 68 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2498 cm3 92 PS 91 bhp 68 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2935 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 1325 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 5M 2935 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 1350 kg
5 door hatchback FR 4A 2935 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 1340 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 2935 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 1325 kg

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1990 Ford Scorpio 2.9i data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2760 mm 108.7 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4669 mm 183.8 inches
Width 1765 mm 69.5 inches
Height 1440 mm 56.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 1340 kg 2954 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 2.9 litre
2935 cc
(179.105 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93 × 72 mm
3.66 × 2.83 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.29
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 145 PS (143 bhp) (107 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output 48.7 bhp/litre
0.8 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 228 Nm (168 ft·lb) (23.3 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque 77.68 Nm/litre
0.94 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 976.2 kPa (141.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 489.17 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.2 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 204 km/h (127 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 108.2 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
79.58 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
106.72 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.57 kg/kW
20.99 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 7.5/9.3/14.1 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km7.5/9.3/14.1 l/100km 90kmph/120kmph/urban
km/litre13.3/10.8/7.1 km/l 90kmph/120kmph/urban
UK MPG37.7/30.4/20.0 UK MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
US MPG31.4/25.3/16.7 US MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 285.36 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear 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 185/70 R 14
Tyres rear 185/70 R 14
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID498916
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 32.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1990 Ford Scorpio 2.9i added 2016-11-27.
Last modified 2016-11-27.