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Ford Cortina 1600 Ghia


type 4/5S SAL
doors 4

Engine information

Bore × stroke 87.65 mm × 66.00 mm 3.45 in × 2.6 in
Cylinders S-4
Displace 1.6 litre 1593 cc (97.211 cu in)
Engine type SOHC
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 8 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 9.20:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
Maximum power
0-50 mph
0-60 mph
0-100 mph
0-100 km/h
80 - 120 km/h
402 m (Quarter mile)
Standing km
Top speed
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio 86.96 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
bmep 962.4 kPa (139.6 psi)
Specific torque 76.59 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 1.33
Unitary capacity 398.25 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2580 mm
wheelbase 101.6 in
Length (milimeters) 4380 mm
Length (inches) 172.4 in
Width (milimeters) 1700 mm
Width (inches) 66.9 in
Height (milimeters) 1361 mm
Height (inches) 53.6 in
L:W ratio 1.7
Ground clearance (milimeters)
Ground clearance (inches)
Kerb weight (kilograms) 1035 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 2282 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres) 54.1 litre
Fuel capacity (UK Ga) 11.9 UK Ga
Fuel capacity (US Gal) 14.3 US Gal


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Longitudinal
Drive RWD
Steering rack & pinion
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 4M
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio 3.89

General information

RAC rating 19.1
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1976 Ford Cortina 1600 Ghia PDF Manual
Designer unknown
Year 1976

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