The Hatchback version of the Escort model has a 1796 cc (109.5 ci) 16 valve Straight 4 Naturally Aspirated Petrol engine.
This particular Ford Escort XR3i has a 5 speed / Manual gearbox with the power being delivered through it's FWD system.
The Escort's 1796 cc (109.5 ci) engine reaches its peak power of 129 bhp (96 kW) @ 6250 rpm.
The Ford Escort produces torque measuring 119 lb-ft (161.3 Nm) @ 4500 rpm.
The Escort weighs around 1090 kg (2403 lb). Power to weight can be calculated at 118.3 bhp per metric ton or alternatively as 109.1 lb-ft of torque per ton.
The Ford Escort XR3i -  has a top speed of 126 mph (202.7 kph)
This Escort accelerates 0-60mph (96.6 kph) in 8.5 seconds or 0-100kph in 8.8s and can achieve an estimated 1/4 mile drag time in 14.85 seconds with a trap speed of 83.3 mph.