Ford Escort XR3i 1.8i 16v Cabriolet, 1993 MY

The Ford Escort XR3i 1.8i 16v Cabriolet is a front wheel drive vehicle, with its engine placed in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet bodyshell. The Ford Escort XR3i 1.8i 16v Cabriolet's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1.8 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This powerplant has an output of 128 bhp (130 PS/95 kW) of power at 6250 rpm, and maximum torque of 162 N·m (119 lb·ft/16.5 kgm) at 4500 rpm. A 5 speed manual transmission delivers the power to the wheels. It is claimed to achieve a top speed of 198 km/h (123 mph), stated fuel consumption figures are 6.2/8.0/10.8 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban.

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Ford Escort XR3i 1.8i 16v Cabriolet, 1993 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 4/5 seats
How long?
4108 mm
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1796 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
130 PS / 128 bhp / 95 kW @ 6250 rpm
How much torque?
162 Nm / 119 ft.lb / 16.5 kgm @ 4500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 10.6 s
How fast?
198 km/h, 123 mph
How economical?
6.2/8.0/10.8 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban

Ford Escort models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 1299 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 970 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW 1105 kg
Ford Escort RS 2000 4x4 -
3 door hatchback FA 5M 1998 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1240 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 1240 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1297 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 905 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1392 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 1040 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1392 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 1110 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1597 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW 1140 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1085 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1796 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1140 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1998 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1124 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 131 PS 129 bhp 96 kW 1090 kg

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1993 Ford Escort XR3i 1.8i 16v Cabriolet data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2525 mm 99.4 inches
Track/tread (front) 1440 mm 56.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1462 mm 57.6 inches
Length 4108 mm 161.7 inches
Width 1685 mm 66.3 inches
Height 1357 mm 53.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.63
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 55 litres 12.1 UK Gal 14.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.8 litre
1796 cc
(109.599 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80.6 × 88 mm
3.17 × 3.46 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.92
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 130 PS (128 bhp) (95 kW)
at 6250 rpm
Specific output 71.3 bhp/litre
1.17 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 162 Nm (119 ft·lb) (16.5 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque 90.2 Nm/litre
1.09 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1133.5 kPa (164.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 449 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 10.6 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 198 km/h (123 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 6.2/8.0/10.8 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km6.2/8.0/10.8 l/100km 90kmph/120kmph/urban
km/litre16.1/12.5/9.3 km/l 90kmph/120kmph/urban
UK MPG45.6/35.3/26.2 UK MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
US MPG37.9/29.4/21.8 US MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 224.34 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 rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 185/60 R 14
Tyres rear 185/60 R 14
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.85
Final drive ratio 3.82
general
Carfolio.com ID522599
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1993 Ford Escort XR3i 1.8i 16v Cabriolet added 2017-06-23.
Last modified 2017-06-25.