FSO Polonez 2nd generation [restyling] Caro Plus 1.6 MT GLi hatchback (1997–2002)

Car model: FSO (FSO) Title: FSO Model: Polonez Generation: 2 generation [restyling] Caro Plus hatchback Modification: 1.6 MT GLi 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)1115
Length (mm)4318


Bore (mm)80
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersFour
Piston stroke (mm)79
Maximum torque (N • m)125
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)3000
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)5200
Intake typeInjector
Engine configurationRow
Engine power (hp)81
Engine capacity (cm3)1598
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFive
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDisk drives
Rear suspensionHelical spring
Front suspensionHelical spring

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km)Eight
Fuel tank capacity (l)45
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)15
Maximum speed (km / h)156
Recommended fuelAI-92


Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim diameter1313
Number of mounting holesFourFour
Tire diameter1313
Tire height7070
Tire width175175