Ford Escort WRC


Engine

No. cylinder

4 in line

CC (x1.7 if turbocharged)

1993 (3390)

Bore / Stroke (mm)

90.8 / 76.9

Comp. Ratio

9,6:1

Max.Power (bhp)

300

Revs.

5500

Max.Torque (kg/m)

60

Revs.

4000

Induction

Ford F8

Turbo

IHI

No. Valves

16

No. + Position Cams

2 Overhead Camshaft

Location

Front-Longitudinal

Transmission

Location

4WD

Differential (Front-Central-Rear)

Active-Active-Mechanical

Clutch (Manufacturer)

Carbon (AP) 3 plate

Gearbox (Manufacturer)

6 speed sequential (Ford)

Brakes

Front / gravel

DV315

Front / asphalt

DV378

Rear / gravel

DV315

Rear / asphalt

DV315

Suspension (shock absorbers)

Front

McPherson (HT/Dynamics)

Rear

McPherson (HT/Dynamics)

Dimensions

Length (mm)

4211

Widht (mm)

1770

Height (mm)

1425

Wheelbase (mm)

2550

Front track (mm)

1530

Rear track (mm)

1530

Weight (kg)

1230

Date 1st Homologation (number)

1.1.1997

This versionīs 1st Major Rally

Monte Carlo 1997

WRC Wins (2)

Greece 1997 (Sainz)

Indonesia 1997 (Sainz)

Works drivers:

1

Carlos Sainz (E)

2

Armin Schwarz (D)

3

Juha Kankkunen (FIN)

4

Angelo Medeghini (I)

5

Bruno Thiry (B)

6

Ari Vatanen (FIN)

1997

Ford Escort WRC

Tyres: Michelin

Ford Motor Company Ltd (Repsol)

1

MC

Sainz (2), Schwarz (4)

2

S

Sainz (2), Schwarz (6)

3

EAK

Sainz (wheel studs), Schwarz (4)

4

P

Sainz (transmission), Schwarz (3)

5

E

Sainz (10), Schwarz (transmission)

6

F

Sainz (2), Schwarz (9)

7

RA

Sainz (engine), Kankkunen (front suspension)

8

GR

Sainz (1), Kankkunen (2)

9

NZ

Sainz (2), Kankkunen (3)

10

FIN

Sainz (transmission), Kankkunen (2)

11

RI

Sainz (1), Kankkunen (2)

12

I

Sainz (4), Kankkunen (6)

13

AUS

Sainz (engine), Kankkunen (withdrawn)

14

GB

Sainz (3), Kankkunen (2), Medeghini (10)

1998

Ford Escort WRC

Tyres: Michelin

Ford Motor Company Ltd (Valvoline)

15

MC

Kankkunen (2), Thiry (6)

16

S

Kankkunen (3), Thiry (8)

17

EAK

Kankkunen (2), Vatanen (3)

18

P

Kankkunen (7), Vatanen (5)

19

E

Kankkunen (accident), Thiry (engine)

20

F

Kankkunen (9), Thiry (5)

21

RA

Kankkunen (3), Thiry (engine)

22

GR

Kankkunen (3), Thiry (engine)

23

NZ

Kankkunen (4), Thiry (accident)

24

FIN

Kankkunen (3), Thiry (10)

25

I

Kankkunen (accident), Thiry (6)

26

AUS

Kankkunen (5), Thiry (7)

27

GB

Kankkunen (2), Thiry (3)

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