The Hatchback version of the Escort model has a 1597 cc (97.4 ci) 8 valve Straight 4 Naturally Aspirated Petrol engine.
This particular Ford Escort XR3i MK4 has a 5 speed / Manual gearbox with the power being delivered through it's RWD system.
The Escort's 1597 cc (97.4 ci) engine reaches its peak power of 103 bhp (76 kW) @ 6000 rpm.
The Ford Escort produces torque measuring 101 lb-ft (136.9 Nm) @ 4800 rpm.
The Escort weighs around 920 kg (2028 lb). Power to weight can be calculated at 111.9 bhp per metric ton or alternatively as 109.7 lb-ft of torque per ton.
The Ford Escort XR3i MK4 -  has a top speed of 116 mph (186.6 kph)
This Escort accelerates 0-60mph (96.6 kph) in 8.8 seconds or 0-100kph in 9.1s and can achieve an estimated 1/4 mile drag time in 15.06 seconds with a trap speed of 79.9 mph.