Ford Escort 1st generation 1.1 MT sedan (1970–1974)

Car model: Ford Title: Ford Model: Escort Generation: 1st generation sedan Modification: 1.1 MT Year of issue: 1970–1974

Main characteristics


The minimum amount of luggage (l)380
Front wheel track (mm)1244
Wheelbase (mm)2400
Height (mm)1397
Width (mm)1569
Rear wheel track (mm)1270
Ground clearance (mm)160
Permissible gross weight (kg)1190
Curb Weight (kg)800
Length (mm)4064


Bore (mm)81
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersFour
Piston stroke (mm)53.3
Maximum torque (N • m)77.5
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)3000
Maximum power revolutions, min. (rpm)6000
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationRow
Availability of intercoolerNot
Engine power (hp)43
Engine capacity (cm3)1098
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFour
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDisk drives
Rear suspensionDependent, spring, with telescopic shock absorbers
Front suspensionIndependent, spring, McPherson

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km)8.3
Fuel tank capacity (l)41
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)19.8
Maximum speed (km / h)132
Recommended fuelAI-92


Power steeringMissing

Tires, wheels:

Rim width4.54.5
Rim diameter1212
Number of mounting holesFourFour
Tire diameter1212
Tire height8080
Tire width135135