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Ford Bantam 1.6i XL

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Ford Bantam 1.6i XL

2-door 2-seater van, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 1597 cm3 / 97.5 cu in / 97.5 cu in, 70.0 kW / 93.9 hp / 93.9 hp @ 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm, 135.0 N·m / 99.6 lb·ft / 99.6 lb·ft @ 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 171 km/h / 106 mph / 106 mph top speed, consumption 9.4 l/100km / 30.1 mpg-UK / 25.0 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)FordIssued from2008
ModelBantam 1.6i XLIssued until
SerieBantamNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFord Motor CompanyCountryUS,AR,AU,BR,DE,FR,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typevanNumber of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)3058 l / 107.99 cu ft / 107.99 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)500 l / 17.66 cu ft / 17.66 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length5770 mm / 227.2 in / 227.2 inTotal (curb) weight980 kg / 2161 lb / 2161 lb
WidthDry weight
Height1730 mm / 68.1 in / 68.1 inLoad capacity672 kg / 1482 lb / 1482 lb
Wheelbase2670 mm / 105.1 in / 105.1 inGross (max.) weight1652 kg / 3642 lb / 3642 lb
Track frontTowing weight700 kg / 1543 lb / 1543 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity54 l / 11.9 UK gal / 14.3 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio2.16  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)
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 ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio
Fuel supplySequential port fuel injection (SFI/SEFI)Engine displacement1597 cm3 / 97.5 cu in / 97.5 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio9.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power70.0 kW / 93.9 hp / 93.9 hp at 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm
AspirationMax. torque135.0 N·m / 99.6 lb·ft / 99.6 lb·ft at 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)28.0 kW / 37.5 hp / 37.5 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output43.8 kW/l / 0.963 bhp/cu in / 0.963 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque84.5 N·m/l / 0.74 lb·ft/cu in / 0.74 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

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

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed171 km/h / 106 mph / 106 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio96.9 kW/ton / 73.4 bhp/ton / 73.4 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)9.4 l/100km / 30.1 mpg-UK / 25.0 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions218 g/km / 351 g/mi / 351 g/mi
  Range574 km / 357 mi / 357 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering detailsPower assisted steering
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front175/65-R14Tyres rear175/65-R14
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsASC (automatic stabilisation control)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Ford Bantam 1.6i XL

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