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Ford Orion I 1.6 Specs

(1983 - 1986) - Technical Specifications for Years 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986
With a fuel consumption of 6.9 litres/100km - 41 mpg UK - 34 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 11.6 seconds, a maximum top speed of 104 mph (167 km/h), a curb weight of 1962 lbs (890 kgs), the Orion I 1.6 has a naturally-aspirated Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code LPA.
This engine produces a maximum power of 79 PS (78 bhp - 58 kW) at 5800 rpm and a maximum torque of 125 Nm (92 lb.ft) at 3300 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the front wheel drive (FWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Orion I Stock tire sizes are 155 / - on 13 inch rims at the front, and 155 / - on 13 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the Orion I 1.6 braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Drums at the rear.
The Orion I model is a car manufactured by Ford, sold new from year 1983 until 1986, and available after that as a used car.

Ford Orion I 1.6 Engine Technical Data Ford Orion I 1.6 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : LPA
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Carburetor Ford VV
Engine Alignment : Transverse
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1597 cm3 or 97.5 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 80.0 x 79.5 mm
3.15 x 3.11 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9.5
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 79 PS or 78 bhp or 58 kW @ 5800 rpm
Maximum torque : 125 Nm or 92 lb.ft @ 3300 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : FWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Ford Orion I 1.6 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Ford Orion I 1.6 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 6.9 L/100km
41 mpg UK / 34 mpg US
Range : 695 Km or 432 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 48 L
10.6 UK gallons
12.7 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 160 g/Km (estimate)

Ford Orion I 1.6 Performance Ford Orion I 1.6 Performance

Top Speed : 167 km/h or 104 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 11.6 s

Ford Orion I 1.6 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Ford Orion I 1.6 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 240 cm or 94.49 inches
Length : 419 cm or 164.96 inches
Width : 164 cm or 64.57 inches
Height : 140 cm or 55.12 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 155/- R13
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 155/- R13
Curb Weight : 890 kg OR 1962 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 11.3 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 383 L
What engine is in Ford Orion I 1.6?
The Ford Orion I 1.6 has a Inline 4, Petrol engine with 1597 cm3 / 97.5 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1983 Ford Orion I 1.6 have?
The 1983 Ford Orion I 1.6 has 79 PS / 78 bhp / 58 kW.

How much does a Ford Orion I 1.6 weighs?
The Ford Orion I 1.6 weighs 890 Kg / 1962 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Ford Orion I 1.6?
The Ford Orion I 1.6 top speed is 167 Km/h / 104 mph.

Is Ford Orion I 1.6 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Ford Orion I 1.6 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Front Wheel Drive (FWD).

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