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Ford Fiesta 1.4 TDCi

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Ford Fiesta 1.4 TDCi

5-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 1398 cm3 / 85.3 cu in / 85.3 cu in, 36.5 kW / 48.9 hp / 48.9 hp @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, 160.0 N·m / 118.0 lb·ft / 118.0 lb·ft @ 1750 rpm / 1750 rpm / 1750 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 163 km/h / 101 mph / 101 mph top speed, consumption 4.3 l/100km / 65.7 mpg-UK / 54.7 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)FordIssued from2008
ModelFiesta 1.4 TDCiIssued until
SerieFiestaNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFord Motor CompanyCountryUS,AR,AU,BR,DE,FR,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)268 l / 9.46 cu ft / 9.46 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4450 l / 157.15 cu ft / 157.15 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)945 l / 33.37 cu ft / 33.37 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length3950 mm / 155.5 in / 155.5 inTotal (curb) weight1030 kg / 2271 lb / 2271 lb
Width1722 mm / 67.8 in / 67.8 inDry weight
Height1481 mm / 58.3 in / 58.3 inLoad capacity425 kg / 937 lb / 937 lb
Wheelbase2489 mm / 98.0 in / 98.0 inGross (max.) weight1570 kg / 3461 lb / 3461 lb
Track frontTowing weight750 kg / 1653 lb / 1653 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity45 l / 9.9 UK gal / 11.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.59  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.17 m2 / 23.3 sq ft / 23.3 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerFordValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore73.7 mm / 2.90 in / 2.90 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke82.0 mm / 3.23 in / 3.23 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.9
Fuel supplycommon rail direct diesel injectionEngine displacement1398 cm3 / 85.3 cu in / 85.3 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity349.50 cm3/cylinder / 21.328 cu in/cylinder / 21.328 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio18.0 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power36.5 kW / 48.9 hp / 48.9 hp at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque160.0 N·m / 118.0 lb·ft / 118.0 lb·ft at 1750 rpm / 1750 rpm / 1750 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)23.7 kW / 31.8 hp / 31.8 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output26.1 kW/l / 0.574 bhp/cu in / 0.574 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque114.5 N·m/l / 1.00 lb·ft/cu in / 1.00 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.76
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.37

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed163 km/h / 101 mph / 101 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio47.6 kW/ton / 36.0 bhp/ton / 36.0 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h14.90 s / 14.90 s / 14.90 sFuel 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)4.3 l/100km / 65.7 mpg-UK / 54.7 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions110 g/km / 177 g/mi / 177 g/mi
  Range1047 km / 650 mi / 650 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering detailsOptional traction control.
Turns lock-to-lock2.6Turning circle10.0 m / 32.8 ft / 32.8 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearTorsion bar axle, Coil springs
Wheels front5.5 x 14Wheels rear5.5 x 14
Tyres front175/65 R 14Tyres rear175/65 R 14
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter front258 mm / 10.2 in / 10.2 inBrake diameter rear200 mm / 7.9 in / 7.9 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Ford Fiesta 1.4 TDCi

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