Ford Galaxy 2.3i Automatic, 1998 MY

The Galaxy 2.3i is a front wheel drive multi-purpose vehicle motor vehicle with a front located engine, from Ford. Its 2.3 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that has an output of 143 bhp (145 PS/107 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 203 N·m (150 lb·ft/20.7 kgm) at 2500 rpm. The engine transfers its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed automatic gearbox. It weighs a claimed 1654 kg at the kerb. Maximum quoted speed is 187 km/h (116 mph), quoted fuel consumption figures are 14.9/8.5/10.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 260.0 g/km.

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Ford Galaxy 2.3i Automatic, 1998 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door multi-purpose vehicle with 6/7 seats
How long?
4617 mm
How heavy?
1654 kg
What size engine?
2.3 litre, 2295 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
145 PS / 143 bhp / 107 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
203 Nm / 150 ft.lb / 20.7 kgm @ 2500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.9 s
How fast?
187 km/h, 116 mph
How economical?
14.9/8.5/10.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
260.0 CO2 g/km

Ford Galaxy models

5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 1896 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 176.0 CO2 1620 kg
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 1896 cm3 110 PS 108.5 bhp 81 kW 173.0 CO2 1620 kg
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 4A 1896 cm3 110 PS 108.5 bhp 81 kW 208.0 CO2 1650 kg
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 1998 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 240.0 CO2 1624 kg
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 2295 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 240.0 CO2 1624 kg
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 5M 2792 cm3 174 PS 172 bhp 128 kW 278.0 CO2 1666 kg
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 4A 2792 cm3 174 PS 172 bhp 128 kW 305.0 CO2 1696 kg
5 door multi-purpose vehicle FF 4A 2792 cm3 176 PS 174 bhp 130 kW 1787 kg

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1998 Ford Galaxy 2.3i Automatic data
bodywork
Body type6/7 seater multi-purpose vehicle
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2835 mm 111.6 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4617 mm 181.8 inches
Width 1810 mm 71.3 inches
Height 1730 mm 68.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.63
Kerb weight 1654 kg 3646 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 Straight 4
Capacity 2.3 litre
2295 cc
(140.049 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 89.6 × 91 mm
3.53 × 3.58 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.98
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 145 PS (143 bhp) (107 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output 62.3 bhp/litre
1.02 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 203 Nm (150 ft·lb) (20.7 kgm)
at 2500 rpm
Specific torque 88.45 Nm/litre
1.07 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1111.5 kPa (161.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 573.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.9 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 187 km/h (116 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 87.66 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
64.47 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
86.46 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.51 kg/kW
25.91 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 14.9/8.5/10.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km14.9/8.5/10.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre6.7/11.8/9.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG19.0/33.2/26.2 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG15.8/27.7/21.8 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 260.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 250.56 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
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 6J x 15
Wheel size rear 6J x 15
Tyres front 195/65 R 15
Tyres rear 195/65 R 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID499609
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 19.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1998 Ford Galaxy 2.3i Automatic added 2016-11-26.
Last modified 2016-11-26.