2000 Ford Racing Puma

This automobile has a 2 door coupé type body with a front located engine powering the front wheels. Power is produced by a double overhead camshaft, 1.7 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder powerplant, with 4 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 153 bhp (155 PS/114 kW) at 7000 rpm and 162 N·m (119 lb·ft/16.5 kgm) at 4500 rpm respectively. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Its maximum speed quoted is 202 km/h or 126 mph, official fuel consumption figures are 11.3/6.3/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined.

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Key facts

2000 Ford Racing Puma information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
3984 mm
What size engine?
1.7 litre, 1679 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
155 PS / 153 bhp / 114 kW @ 7000 rpm
How much torque?
162 Nm / 119 ft.lb / 16.5 kgm @ 4500 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 7.9 s
How fast?
202 km/h, 126 mph
How economical?
11.3/6.3/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined

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2000 Ford Racing Puma data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2446 mm 96.3 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 3984 mm 156.9 inches
Width 1770 mm 69.7 inches
Height 1315 mm 51.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.63
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 42 litres 9.2 UK Gal 11.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.7 litre
1679 cc
(102.459 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80 × 83.5 mm
3.15 × 3.29 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.96
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 155 PS (153 bhp) (114 kW)
at 7000 rpm
Specific output 91.1 bhp/litre
1.49 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 162 Nm (119 ft·lb) (16.5 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque 96.49 Nm/litre
1.17 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium alloy block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio
Fuel system EFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1212.5 kPa (175.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 419.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 7.9 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 202 km/h (126 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 11.3/6.3/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km11.3/6.3/8.1 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre8.8/15.9/12.3 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG25.0/44.8/34.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG20.8/37.3/29.0 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 187.92 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 10.00 m
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension SI.TwBeam.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 7½ x 17
Wheel size rear 7½ x 17
Tyres front Pirelli P7000 215/40 R 17
Tyres rear Pirelli P7000 215/40 R 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 295 mm
Rear brake diameter 270 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.88
Final drive ratio 3.82
general
Carfolio.com ID87571
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Ford Racing Puma added 2001-09-05.
Last modified 2013-02-28.