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Ford Capri 2.3 Specs

(1978 - 1984) - Technical Specifications for Years 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984
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With a fuel consumption of 9.8 litres/100km - 29 mpg UK - 24 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 10.1 seconds, a maximum top speed of 116 mph (186 km/h), a curb weight of 2447 lbs (1110 kgs), the Capri 2.3 has a naturally-aspirated Inline 6 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code YYN/YYE.
This engine produces a maximum power of 114 PS (112 bhp - 84 kW) at 5300 rpm and a maximum torque of 176 Nm (129 lb.ft) at 3000 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 4 speed Manual gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Capri has Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar front suspension and rigid axle. Leaf Spring. anti-roll bar rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 185 / 70 on 13 inch rims at the front, and 185 / 70 on 13 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the Capri 2.3 braking system includes Discs at the front and Drums at the rear.
The Capri model is a car manufactured by Ford, sold new from year 1978 until 1984, and available after that as a used car.

Ford Capri 2.3 Engine Technical Data Ford Capri 2.3 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 6
Engine Code : YYN/YYE
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Carburetor Solex 35 EEIT
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 2294 cm3 or 140 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 90.0 x 60.1 mm
3.54 x 2.36 inches
Number of valves : 12 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 8.75
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 114 PS or 112 bhp or 84 kW @ 5300 rpm
Maximum torque : 176 Nm or 129 lb.ft @ 3000 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Ford Capri 2.3 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Ford Capri 2.3 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 9.8 L/100km
29 mpg UK / 24 mpg US
Range : 591 Km or 367 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 58 L
12.8 UK gallons
15.3 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 228 g/Km (estimate)

Ford Capri 2.3 Performance Ford Capri 2.3 Performance

Top Speed : 186 km/h or 116 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 10.1 s

Ford Capri 2.3 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Ford Capri 2.3 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 2
Wheelbase : 256 cm or 100.79 inches
Length : 438 cm or 172.44 inches
Width : 170 cm or 66.93 inches
Height : 132 cm or 51.97 inches
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 185/70 R13
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 185/70 R13
Curb Weight : 1110 kg OR 2447 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 9.7 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 260-640 L
Front Suspension : Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : rigid axle. Leaf Spring. anti-roll bar
What engine is in Ford Capri 2.3?
The Ford Capri 2.3 has a Inline 6, Petrol engine with 2294 cm3 / 140 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1978 Ford Capri 2.3 have?
The 1978 Ford Capri 2.3 has 114 PS / 112 bhp / 84 kW.

How much does a Ford Capri 2.3 weighs?
The Ford Capri 2.3 weighs 1110 Kg / 2447 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Ford Capri 2.3?
The Ford Capri 2.3 top speed is 186 Km/h / 116 mph.

Is Ford Capri 2.3 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Ford Capri 2.3 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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