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1998.5 Ford Escort

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1998.5 Ford Escort

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Available in 2 styles:  Escort 2dr Coupe ZX2 shown
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Asking Price Range
$313–$5,101

Estimated MPG

28 city / 38 hwy


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Specifications

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Power and Performance

2.0L I-4 130 HP engine
5-spd man transmission w/OD
48 amp heavy duty alternator
58 amp battery with run down protection
Axle Ratio
4.10 axle ratio
Fuel Tank
12.7 gal. fuel tank
Stainless steel exhaust

Fuel Economy

Fuel Economy City
28.0 mpg city fuel economy
Fuel Economy Hwy
38.0 mpg hwy fuel economy

Handling and Control

Front-wheel drive
Front strut suspension
Front anti-roll bar
Coil front springs
Multi-link rear suspension
Rear anti-roll bar
Coil rear springs
Rack & pinion steering
Front disc/rear drum brakes
Front vented disc brakes
P185/65SR14.0BSW AS tires
Compact steel spare wheel/tire

Design and Dimensions

Front and rear mud flaps
Body-colored front and rear bumpers
Black grille
Monotone paint
Maximum Cargo Volume
10.4 cu.ft. maximum cargo volume
Exterior Length
175.2 " exterior length
Exterior Width
66.8 " exterior body width
Exterior Height
52.3 " exterior height
Wheelbase
98 " wheelbase
Front Tread
57 " front tread
Rear Tread
57 " rear tread
Turning Radius
16.4 ' turning radius
Max Trailer Weight
1,000 lbs. towing capacity
Drag Coefficient
.35 drag coefficient
Front Legroom
42.5 " front legroom
Rear Legroom
33.4 " rear legroom
Front Headroom
37.9 " front headroom
Rear Headroom
35.1 " rear headroom
Front Hiproom
51.1 " front hiproom
Rear Hiproom
45.1 " rear hiproom
Front Shoulder Room
50.8 " front shoulder room
Rear Shoulder Room
48.7 " rear shoulder room
Passenger Volume
81 cu.ft. passenger volume
Interior Cargo Volume
10.4 cu.ft. interior cargo volume

Standard Warranties and Ownership Benefits

Basic (mths/miles)
36/36,000
Powertrain (mths/miles)
36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation (mths/miles)
60/unlimited
Roadside Assistance (mths/miles)
36/36,000
Accessories (mths/miles)
36/36,000

Active and Passive Safety

Oil pressure warning
Engine temperature
Battery warning
Low coolant warning
Lights on warning
Key warning
Low fuel warning
Door ajar warning
Center high mounted stop light
Driver and passenger airbags

Comfort and Convenience

2 doors
Passenger visor vanity mirror
Day-night rearview mirror
Seating capacity of 4
Front bucket seats
Adjustable front head restraints
4-way driver seat
Rear seat easy entry
4-way front passenger seat
Rear 60-40 bench seats
Cloth front seat trim
Cloth door trim insert w/carpet lower
Full cloth headliner
Carpet floor trim
Glove box
Dome light
Full floor console
Front and rear cupholders
Bin instrument panel storage
Dual door bins
Carpeted cargo floor trim
Cargo light
Underseat ducts
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
4 performance speakers
Manual retractable antenna
Manual door locks
1 12V DC power outlet
Tachometer
Engine temperature gauge
In-dash clock
Trip odometer
Class I trailering
Manual front windows
Fixed rear windows
Light tinted windows
Variable intermittent front windshield wipers

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