The Saloon version of the Cortina model has a 1558 cc (95.0 ci) 8 valve Straight 4 Naturally Aspirated Petrol engine.
This particular Ford Cortina MkI Lotus Type 28 has a 4 speed / Manual gearbox with the power being delivered through it's RWD system.
The Cortina's 1558 cc (95.0 ci) engine reaches its peak power of 106 bhp (79 kW) @ 5500 rpm.
The Ford Cortina produces torque measuring 108 lb-ft (146.4 Nm) @ 4000 rpm.
The Cortina weighs around 775 kg (1708 lb). Power to weight can be calculated at 136.7 bhp per metric ton or alternatively as 139.3 lb-ft of torque per ton.
The Ford Cortina MkI Lotus Type 28 -  has a top speed of 104 mph (167.3 kph)
This Cortina accelerates 0-60mph (96.6 kph) in 8.6 seconds or 0-100kph in 8.9s and can achieve an estimated 1/4 mile drag time in 14.75 seconds with a trap speed of 85.0 mph.