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Ford Orion 1.6 Diesel

(1984 model)

Brief specs of 1984 Ford Orion 1.6 Diesel

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), diesel 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, 1606 cm3 / 98.0 cu in / 98.0 cu in, 41.0 kW / 55.0 hp / 55.0 hp @ 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm, 98.0 N·m / 72.3 lb·ft / 72.3 lb·ft @ 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

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

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)3960 l / 139.85 cu ft / 139.85 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4220 mm / 166.1 in / 166.1 inTotal (curb) weight950 kg / 2094 lb / 2094 lb
Width1650 mm / 65.0 in / 65.0 inDry weight
Height1400 mm / 55.1 in / 55.1 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2410 mm / 94.9 in / 94.9 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity55 l / 12.1 UK gal / 14.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.75  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.96 m2 / 21.1 sq ft / 21.1 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 ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore80.0 mm / 3.15 in / 3.15 in
FueldieselStroke80.0 mm / 3.15 in / 3.15 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement1606 cm3 / 98.0 cu in / 98.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity402.12 cm3/cylinder / 24.539 cu in/cylinder / 24.539 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio21.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power41.0 kW / 55.0 hp / 55.0 hp at 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm
AspirationMax. torque98.0 N·m / 72.3 lb·ft / 72.3 lb·ft at 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)18.1 kW / 24.2 hp / 24.2 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output25.5 kW/l / 0.561 bhp/cu in / 0.561 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque61.0 N·m/l / 0.53 lb·ft/cu in / 0.53 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)11.90 s / 11.90 s / 11.90 sTop (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)16.70 s / 16.70 s / 16.70 sPower-to-weight ratio58.7 kW/ton / 44.5 bhp/ton / 44.5 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 alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front195/50-R15Tyres rear195/50-R15
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Ford Orion 1.6 Diesel

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