1986 Ford Escort Estate 1.6 GL Automatic Escort Mark 4

The Escort Estate 1.6 GL is a car from Ford, with front wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a 5 door estate/station wagon body style. The Ford Escort Estate 1.6 GL is one of the Escort Mark 4 model family from Ford. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 1.6 litre capacity. This unit features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 89 bhp (90 PS/66 kW) of power at 5800 rpm, and maximum torque of 133 N·m (98 lb·ft/13.6 kgm) at 4800 rpm. A 3 speed automatic 'box transfers the power to the wheels. Claimed weight at the kerb is 955 kg. It is claimed to manage a maxiumum speed of 171 km/h (106 mph), claimed fuel consumption figures are 6.0/8.0/9.1 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban.

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1986 Ford Escort Estate 1.6 GL Automatic Escort Mark 4 information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4080 mm
How heavy?
955 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1597 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
90 PS / 89 bhp / 66 kW @ 5800 rpm
How much torque?
133 Nm / 98 ft.lb / 13.6 kgm @ 4800 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 11.4 s
How fast?
171 km/h, 106 mph
How economical?
6.0/8.0/9.1 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban

Ford Escort Mark 4 models

3 door hatchback FF 4M 1117 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 825 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1117 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 825 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1117 cm3 49.7 PS 49 bhp 36.5 kW 870 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 840 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 860 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 860 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 840 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1392 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 870 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1392 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 850 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 880 kg
5 door hatchback FF 3A 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 915 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1753 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 910 kg
3 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 870 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 890 kg
3 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1297 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW 870 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1392 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 895 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 920 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1753 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 945 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 134 PS 132 bhp 98 kW 1080 kg
hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 950 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 104 PS 103 bhp 77 kW 920 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1297 cm3 64 PS 63 bhp 47 kW 880 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1392 cm3 75 PS 74 bhp 55 kW 885 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 890 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3A 1597 cm3 90 PS 89 bhp 66 kW 925 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1753 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 935 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1597 cm3 105 PS 104 bhp 78 kW 894 kg
Ford Escort RS Turbo -
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 134 PS 132 bhp 98 kW 1080 kg
sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1608 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 870 kg
5 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1608 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 910 kg

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1986 Ford Escort Estate 1.6 GL Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2400 mm 94.5 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4080 mm 160.6 inches
Width 1641 mm 64.6 inches
Height 1390 mm 54.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.7
Kerb weight 955 kg 2105 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 1.6 litre
1597 cc
(97.455 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 79.96 × 79.52 mm
3.15 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.01
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 90 PS (89 bhp) (66 kW)
at 5800 rpm
Specific output 55.7 bhp/litre
0.91 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 133 Nm (98 ft·lb) (13.6 kgm)
at 4800 rpm
Specific torque 83.28 Nm/litre
1.01 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1046.5 kPa (151.8 psi)
Maximum RPM 6200 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 11.4 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 171 km/h (106 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 94.49 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
69.49 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
93.19 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.39 kg/kW
24.04 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 6.0/8.0/9.1 l/100km 90 km/h / 120 km/h / urban
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km6.0/8.0/9.1 l/100km 90kmph/120kmph/urban
km/litre16.7/12.5/11.0 km/l 90kmph/120kmph/urban
UK MPG47.1/35.3/31.0 UK MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
US MPG39.2/29.4/25.8 US MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 197.43 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
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.
Rear suspension I.SArms.CS.
Wheel size front 5 x 13
Wheel size rear 5 x 13
Tyres front 155 SR 13
Tyres rear 155 SR 13
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID70950
Production total
Model code
Model family Escort Mark 4
RAC rating 15.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1986 Ford Escort Estate 1.6 GL Automatic added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.