FSO Polonez 2 generation [restyling] Caro Plus hatchback 1.5 MT GL (1997–2002)

Car model: FSO (FSO) Title: FSO Model: Polonez Generation: 2 generation [restyling] Caro Plus hatchback Modification: 1.5 MT GL Year of issue: 1997–2002

Main characteristics


Maximum amount of luggage (l) 1070
The minimum amount of luggage (l) 300
Front wheel track (mm) 1315
Wheelbase (mm) 2509
Height (mm) 1420
Width (mm) 1650
Rear wheel track (mm) 1292
Ground clearance (mm) 130
Permissible gross weight (kg) 1540
Curb Weight (kg) 1111
Length (mm) 4318


Bore (mm) 77
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Four
Piston stroke (mm) 79
Maximum torque (N • m) 114
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 2900
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 5000
Intake type Distributed injection
Engine configuration Row
Engine power (hp) 85
Engine capacity (cm3) 1481
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps Five
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Mechanics

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Disk drives
Rear suspension Helical spring
Front suspension Helical spring

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km) 8.2
Fuel tank capacity (l) 45
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s) 17.1
Maximum speed (km / h) 150
Recommended fuel AI-80


Power steering Power steering

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim diameter 13 13
Number of mounting holes Four Four
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 13 13
Tire height 70 70
Tire width 175 175