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Ford Escort RS Mexico (Mk II) specs

Car type Coupe
Curb weight 914 kg (2015 lbs)
Introduced 1975
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0 - 100 kph11.3 s
Top speed165 kph (103 mph)

Powertrain specs

Engine type S4, 8v, weber carb
Displacement 1.6 l (97 ci / 1595 cc)
Power 96 ps (95 bhp / 71 kw)
Torque 125 Nm (92 lb-ft)
Power / liter 60 ps (60 hp)
Power / weight 105 ps (104 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 137 Nm (101 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 4M
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive
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Melt in SA  11y ago

Ford Kent 1600 puts out more like 65kw at sea level to be more accurate... and yes rear wheel drive... and more like 900kg or even a little less.

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dave ellis  11y ago

Mistake there. The mk2 isn't a front wheel drive......