2002 Ford Focus SVT US

The Ford Focus SVT is a 3 door hatchback-bodied motor vehicle with a front positioned engine supplying power to the front wheels. Its 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated powerplant has 4 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 2 litres. This unit provides power and torque figures of 170 bhp (172 PS/127 kW) at 7000 rpm and 197 Nm (145 lbft/20.1 kgm) at 5500 rpm respectively. A 6 speed manual transmission delivers the power to the driven wheels. The quoted kerb weight is 1256 kg.

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Key facts

2002 Ford Focus SVT US information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4270 mm
How heavy?
1256 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1988 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
172 PS / 170 bhp / 127 kW @ 7000 rpm
How much torque?
197 Nm / 145 ft.lb / 20.1 kgm @ 5500 rpm

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2002 Ford Focus SVT data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2616 mm 103 inches
Track/tread (front) 1494 mm 58.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1486 mm 58.5 inches
Length 4270 mm 168.1 inches
Width 1699 mm 66.9 inches
Height 1430 mm 56.3 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.63
Kerb weight 1256 kg 2769 lb
Weight distribution 61 % front
fuel tank capacity 50 litres 11 UK Gal 13.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1988 cc
(121.315 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 84.8 × 88 mm
3.34 × 3.46 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.96
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAEnet)
172 PS (170 bhp) (127 kW)
at 7000 rpm
Specific output
(SAEnet)
85.5 bhp/litre
1.4 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAEnet)
197 Nm (145 ft·lb) (20.1 kgm)
at 5500 rpm
Specific torque
(SAEnet)
99.09 Nm/litre
1.2 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10.2:1
Fuel system SFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1245.3 kPa (180.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 497 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 137.23 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
100.93 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
135.35 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 9.91 kg/kW
16.55 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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 3.000
Turning circle 10.90 m
Front suspension I.MS.LW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.SLA.LongLi.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.73
Final drive ratio 4.25
general
Carfolio.com ID80179
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 17.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2002 Ford Focus SVT added 2001-06-27.
Last modified 2013-02-28.