Ford Escort 1100, 1982 MY

This car has a 3 door hatchback type body with a front located engine powering the front wheels. Its 4 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 1.1 litres. For this model it produces power and torque figures of 55 bhp (56 PS/41 kW) at 5700 rpm and 82 Nm (60 lbft/8.4 kgm) at 4000 rpm respectively. This power is supplied to the wheels by means of a 4 speed manual gearbox. It is claimed to achieve a top speed of 146 km/h which is 91 mph.

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Key facts

Ford Escort 1100, 1982 MY information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3970 mm
What size engine?
1.1 litre, 1117 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
56 PS / 55 bhp / 41 kW @ 5700 rpm
How much torque?
82 Nm / 60 ft.lb / 8.4 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How fast?
146 km/h, 91 mph

Ford Escort models

5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1117 cm3 56 PS 55 bhp 41 kW
sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1117 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 810 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1117 cm3 51 PS 50 bhp 37 kW 860 kg
3 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1297 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 850 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1297 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW 900 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 865 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1597 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 895 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4M 1597 cm3 97 PS 96 bhp 72 kW 895 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1597 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 940 kg

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1982 Ford Escort 1100 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2390 mm 94.1 inches
Track/tread (front) 1390 mm 54.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1430 mm 56.3 inches
Length 3970 mm 156.3 inches
Width 1640 mm 64.6 inches
Height 1380 mm 54.3 inches
Ground clearance 120 mm 4.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 40 litres 8.8 UK Gal 10.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.1 litre
1117 cc
(68.164 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 74 × 65 mm
2.91 × 2.56 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.14
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
56 PS (55 bhp) (41 kW)
at 5700 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
49.2 bhp/litre
0.81 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
82 Nm (60 ft·lb) (8.4 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
73.41 Nm/litre
0.89 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 Fo carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 922.5 kPa (133.8 psi)
Maximum RPM 6000 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 279.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 146 km/h (91 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
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 rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 10.50 m
Front suspension I.MS.LW.CS.
Rear suspension I.LW.RA.CS.
Wheel size front 4.5
Wheel size rear 4.5
Tyres front 145 SR 13
Tyres rear 145 SR 13
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter 240 mm
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.95
Final drive ratio 4.06
general
Carfolio.com ID86493
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 13.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Ford Escort 1100 added 2001-08-15.
Last modified 2013-02-28.