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Ford Orion I 1.3 Specs

(1983 - 1986) - Technical Specifications for Years 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986
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With a fuel consumption of 7.4 litres/100km - 38 mpg UK - 32 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 13.6 seconds, a maximum top speed of 98 mph (157 km/h), a curb weight of 1918 lbs (870 kgs), the Orion I 1.3 has a naturally-aspirated Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code JPA.
This engine produces a maximum power of 69 PS (68 bhp - 51 kW) at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 100 Nm (73 lb.ft) at 3500 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 1.3 braking system includes 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 1.3 Engine Technical Data Ford Orion I 1.3 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : JPA
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Carburetor Ford VV
Engine Alignment : Transverse
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1297 cm3 or 79.1 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 79.96 x 64.5 mm
3.11 x 2.52 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9.5
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 69 PS or 68 bhp or 51 kW @ 6000 rpm
Maximum torque : 100 Nm or 73 lb.ft @ 3500 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : FWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Ford Orion I 1.3 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Ford Orion I 1.3 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 7.4 L/100km
38 mpg UK / 32 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Open road: 5.3 L/100km
53 mpg UK / 44 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Highway: 7.0 L/100km
40 mpg UK / 34 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 8.5 L/100km
33 mpg UK / 28 mpg US
Range : 648 Km or 403 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 48 L
10.6 UK gallons
12.7 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 177 g/Km (estimate)

Ford Orion I 1.3 Performance Ford Orion I 1.3 Performance

Top Speed : 157 km/h or 98 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 13.6 s

Ford Orion I 1.3 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Ford Orion I 1.3 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 240 cm or 94.49 inches
Length : 429 cm or 168.9 inches
Width : 164 cm or 64.57 inches
Height : 140 cm or 55.12 inches
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 155/- R13
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 155/- R13
Curb Weight : 870 kg OR 1918 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 12.6 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 383 L
What engine is in Ford Orion I 1.3?
The Ford Orion I 1.3 has a Inline 4, Petrol engine with 1297 cm3 / 79.1 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1983 Ford Orion I 1.3 have?
The 1983 Ford Orion I 1.3 has 69 PS / 68 bhp / 51 kW.

How much does a Ford Orion I 1.3 weighs?
The Ford Orion I 1.3 weighs 870 Kg / 1918 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Ford Orion I 1.3?
The Ford Orion I 1.3 top speed is 157 Km/h / 98 mph.

Is Ford Orion I 1.3 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Ford Orion I 1.3 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Front Wheel Drive (FWD).

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