Ford Scorpio 2.5 Diesel, 1990 MY

The Scorpio 2.5 Diesel is an automobile from Ford, with rear wheel drive, a front located engine and a 4 door hatchback body style. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 2.5 litre capacity. This unit features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 68 bhp (69 PS/51 kW) of power at 4200 rpm, and maximum torque of 148 N·m (109 lb·ft/15.1 kgm) at 2000 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission. Top quoted speed is 158 km/h (98 mph), quoted fuel consumption figures are 6.7/7.4/8.8 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban.

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Ford Scorpio 2.5 Diesel, 1990 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4669 mm
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2498 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
69 PS / 68 bhp / 51 kW @ 4200 rpm
How much torque?
148 Nm / 109 ft.lb / 15.1 kgm @ 2000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 19.4 s
How fast?
158 km/h, 98 mph
How economical?
6.7/7.4/8.8 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
5 door hatchback FR 4A 1998 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 1280 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon 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
5 door hatchback FR 4A 2394 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1313 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 2394 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1325 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2498 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 2498 cm3 92 PS 91 bhp 68 kW
5 door hatchback FR 5M 2498 cm3 92 PS 91 bhp 68 kW
5 door hatchback FR 5M 2935 cm3 145 PS 143 bhp 107 kW 1340 kg
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
1990 Ford Scorpio 2.5 Diesel data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors4
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
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 diesel
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.5 litre
2498 cc
(152.437 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 94 × 90 mm
3.7 × 3.54 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.04
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 69 PS (68 bhp) (51 kW)
at 4200 rpm
Specific output 27.2 bhp/litre
0.45 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 148 Nm (109 ft·lb) (15.1 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque 59.25 Nm/litre
0.72 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 23:1
Fuel system diesel injection pump
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 744.5 kPa (108 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 624.5 cc
Aspiration Normal D.
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 19.4 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 158 km/h (98 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 6.7/7.4/8.8 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km6.7/7.4/8.8 l/100km 90kmph/120kmph/urban
km/litre14.9/13.5/11.4 km/l 90kmph/120kmph/urban
UK MPG42.2/38.2/32.1 UK MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
US MPG35.1/31.8/26.7 US MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 218.89 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 ID500665
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 21.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1990 Ford Scorpio 2.5 Diesel added 2016-11-27.
Last modified 2016-11-27.