Ford Escort 2nd generation RS coupe 2-bit 1.8 RS 1800 MT (1974-1978)

Car model: Ford Title: Ford Model: Escort Generation: 2nd generation RS coupe 2-doors. Modification: 1.8 RS 1800 MT Year of issue: 1974–1978

Main characteristics


Maximum amount of luggage (l) 410
Front wheel track (mm) 1320
Wheelbase (mm) 2407
Height (mm) 1398
Width (mm) 1596
Rear wheel track (mm) 1313
Curb Weight (kg) 900
Length (mm) 3978


Bore (mm) 86.75
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Four
Piston stroke (mm) 77.62
Maximum torque (N • m) 171
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 3750
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 6000
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration Row
Engine power (hp) 117
Engine capacity (cm3) 1835
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps Four
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Mechanics

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Disk drives
Rear suspension Leaf springs with telescopic shock absorbers and anti-roll bar
Front suspension Independent spring McPherson, with hydraulic shock absorbers, with stabilizer bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km) 9.8
Fuel tank capacity (l) 41
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km) 7.7
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km) 10.4
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s) 8.7
Maximum speed (km / h) 185
Recommended fuel AI-92


Turning diameter (m) 9.8
Power steering Missing

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim width 6 6
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 70 70
Tire width 175 175