1992 Ford Escort XR3i

The Escort XR3i is a motor vehicle from Ford, with front wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a 3 door hatchback body style. Its 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 4 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 1.8 litres. This unit provides power and torque figures of 129 bhp (131 PS/96 kW) at 6250 rpm and 162 Nm (119 lbft/16.5 kgm) at 4500 rpm respectively. A 5 speed manual 'box delivers the power to the wheels. The Ford Escort XR3i weighs a claimed 1090 kg at the kerb. Top claimed speed is 203 km/h or 126 mph.

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1992 Ford Escort XR3i information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4040 mm
How heavy?
1090 kg
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1796 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
131 PS / 129 bhp / 96 kW @ 6250 rpm
How much torque?
162 Nm / 119 ft.lb / 16.5 kgm @ 4500 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 8.5 s
How fast?
203 km/h, 126 mph

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
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 1796 cm3 130 PS 128 bhp 95 kW
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

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5 door hatchback FA 5M 1905 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1135 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1998 cm3 123 PS 121 bhp 90 kW 1104 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1905 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1100 kg
hatchback FF 4A 1905 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1055 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1997 cm3 135 PS 133 bhp 99 kW 1230 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1997 cm3 135 PS 133 bhp 99 kW 1280 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1590 cm3 127 PS 125 bhp 93 kW 985 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1991 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 1280 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1997 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1331 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4A 1997 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1361 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1834 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 1120 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1998 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 1150 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 125 PS 123 bhp 92 kW 1100 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1905 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 880 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1763 cm3 139 PS 137 bhp 102 kW 980 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1994 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1180 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 2119 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 1190 kg
3 door hatchback FF 3A 2119 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1781 cm3 129 PS 127 bhp 95 kW 960 kg
1992 Ford Escort XR3i data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2525 mm 99.4 inches
Track/tread (front) 1443 mm 56.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1438 mm 56.6 inches
Length 4040 mm 159.1 inches
Width 1692 mm 66.6 inches
Height 1397 mm 55 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.6
Kerb weight 1090 kg 2403 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
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 131 PS (129 bhp) (96 kW)
at 6250 rpm
Specific output 71.8 bhp/litre
1.18 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
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1133.5 kPa (164.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 449 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 6.2 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 8.5 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 203 km/h (126 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 119.99 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
88.25 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
118.35 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.33 kg/kW
18.93 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 unknown
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension SI.TA.TB.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID6776
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1992 Ford Escort XR3i added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.