Ford Escort 2nd generation [restyling] 1.6 AT saloon (1978–1980)

Car model: Ford Title: Ford Model: Escort Generation: 2nd generation [restyling] sedan Modification: 1.6 AT Year of issue: 1978–1980

Main characteristics


Maximum amount of luggage (l) 410
Front wheel track (mm) 1289
Wheelbase (mm) 2407
Height (mm) 1398
Width (mm) 1596
Rear wheel track (mm) 1315
Load capacity (kg) 410
Permissible gross weight (kg) 1385
Curb Weight (kg) 975
Length (mm) 4058


Bore (mm) 80.98
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Four
Piston stroke (mm) 77.62
Maximum torque (N • m) 125
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 3600
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 5750
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration Row
Engine power (hp) 86
Engine capacity (cm3) 1599
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps 3
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Machine

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Disk drives
Rear suspension Dependent, spring, with telescopic shock absorbers
Front suspension Independent spring McPherson, with hydraulic shock absorbers, with stabilizer bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km) 9.4
Fuel tank capacity (l) 41
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s) 14.5
Maximum speed (km / h) 160
Recommended fuel AI-92


Turning diameter (m) 9.8
Power steering Missing

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim width 5.5 5.5
Rim diameter 13 13
Hole Arrangement Diameter (PCD) 108 108
Number of mounting holes Four Four
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 13 13
Tire height 82 82
Tire width 155 155