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Ford Sierra 1.6 Ghia

(1984 model)

Brief specs of 1984 Ford Sierra 1.6 Ghia

5-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 1593 cm3 / 97.2 cu in / 97.2 cu in, 55.9 kW / 75.0 hp / 75.0 hp @ 4900 rpm / 4900 rpm / 4900 rpm, 123.0 N·m / 90.7 lb·ft / 90.7 lb·ft @ 2900 rpm / 2900 rpm / 2900 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 166 km/h / 103 mph / 103 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)FordIssued from1984
ModelSierra 1.6 GhiaIssued until
SerieSierraNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFord Motor CompanyCountryUS,AR,AU,BR,DE,FR,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4330 l / 152.91 cu ft / 152.91 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4425 mm / 174.2 in / 174.2 inTotal (curb) weight1040 kg / 2293 lb / 2293 lb
Width1725 mm / 67.9 in / 67.9 inDry weight
Height1360 mm / 53.5 in / 53.5 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2608 mm / 102.7 in / 102.7 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1450 mm / 57.1 in / 57.1 inTowing weight
Track rear1470 mm / 57.9 in / 57.9 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance130 mm / 5.1 in / 5.1 inFuel capacity60 l / 13.2 UK gal / 15.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.7  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.34Frontal area (A)1.99 m2 / 21.5 sq ft / 21.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.68 m2 / 7.3 sq ft / 7.3 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)16.8 kW / 22.6 hp / 22.6 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerFordValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore87.7 mm / 3.45 in / 3.45 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke66.0 mm / 2.60 in / 2.60 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.33
Fuel supplyEngine displacement1593 cm3 / 97.2 cu in / 97.2 cu in
Engine Main bearings5Unitary capacity398.25 cm3/cylinder / 24.303 cu in/cylinder / 24.303 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio9.5 : 1
SumpMax. output power55.9 kW / 75.0 hp / 75.0 hp at 4900 rpm / 4900 rpm / 4900 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque123.0 N·m / 90.7 lb·ft / 90.7 lb·ft at 2900 rpm / 2900 rpm / 2900 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)34.1 kW / 45.7 hp / 45.7 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output35.1 kW/l / 0.771 bhp/cu in / 0.771 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque77.2 N·m/l / 0.68 lb·ft/cu in / 0.68 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed166 km/h / 103 mph / 103 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)13.30 s / 13.30 s / 13.30 sPower-to-weight ratio72.1 kW/ton / 54.6 bhp/ton / 54.6 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinionSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock4.2Turning circle10.6 m / 34.8 ft / 34.8 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil springsSuspension rearIndependent,ST Coil springs
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front225/50-R16Tyres rear225/50-R16
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Ford Sierra 1.6 Ghia

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