2001 Ford Escort ZX2 specs & colors

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Medium Tan



EPA Classification Subcompact

Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 5.5 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 15 x 5.5 in
Spare Wheel Size 14 x 4 in

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95

Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 5750
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 127 @ 4250

Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 422.40 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 33 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Cruising Range - City 332.80 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 26 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG

Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.83
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.10
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Trans Type 5
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.16
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.31

Suspension Type - Rear Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front Independent strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake ABS System Not Available
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.1 x 0.87 in
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 12.8 gal

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 31.5 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft

Rear Tire Size P185/60R15
Front Tire Size P185/60R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 100 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs

Base Curb Weight 2478 lbs

Second Hip Room 45.1 in
Front Leg Room 42.5 in
Track Width, Rear 56.5 in
Second Leg Room 33.4 in
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Second Shoulder Room 48.7 in
Track Width, Front 56.5 in
Trunk Volume 11.8 ft³
Height, Overall 52.3 in
Liftover Height 25.7 in
Passenger Volume 80.6 ft³
Front Hip Room 51.1 in
Passenger Capacity 4
Wheelbase 98.4 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.4 in
Front Shoulder Room 50.8 in
Length, Overall 175.2 in
Second Head Room 35.1 in
Front Head Room 38.0 in

City 26/hwy 33 (2.0L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
4-spoke color-keyed steering wheel Standard
P185/60R15 SBR BSW tires Standard
Cloth low-back bucket seats w/driver seat memory recline Standard
Rear seat heat ducts Standard
HD alternator Standard
Smoker's pkg-inc: ashtray, cigar lighter Standard
Front manual shoulder belt system Standard
Body-color flush door handles w/integral lock cylinder Standard
Rear window defroster Standard
Single exhaust tip tailpipe Standard
Isolated independent front suspension w/engine subframe Standard
12.8 gallon fuel tank Standard
Solar tinted glass Standard
Rear spoiler Standard
Body-color body-side protection moldings Standard
Soft-touch vinyl door trim-inc: cloth inserts, front integral map pocket, speaker grille Standard
5-MPH impact-absorbing bumpers Standard
Dual visor mirrors Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Non-locking glove box Standard
Lower body-side/underbody PVC coating Standard
2.0L DOHC SMPI 16-valve I4 Zetec engine Standard
Engine malfunction indicator light Standard
58 amp/hr maintenance-free battery Standard
15" aluminum wheels Standard
Rear seat dual release "glow-in-the-dark" handles (Late Availability) Standard
Electronic AM/FM stereo radio w/cassette-inc: (4) premium speakers Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
12 ounce full carpeting Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bar Standard
Soft-feel vinyl-covered instrument panel-inc: knee bolsters, integrated climate/audio control panel, storage bin, digital clock Standard
Trip odometer Standard
Battery saver (turns off interior lights after 10 minutes) Standard
Rear outboard manual lap/shoulder seat belts w/center lap belts Standard
Engine block heater *STD & only available in Twin Cities Region* Standard
Self-adjusting clutch linkage Standard
Body-color impact-absorbing bumpers Standard
Low fuel warning light Standard
12V pwr point w/tethered/covered cap Standard
Headlamp-on warning chime Standard
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Tachometer Standard
Temperature gauge Standard
Driver & front passenger Second Generation airbags Standard
Heater/defroster/flow-through ventilation w/4-speed blower Standard
Flush windshield/backlight glass Standard
60/40 split fold rear seat Standard
2-speed variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard
City 25/hwy 33 (2.0L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Dual black pwr mirrors Standard
Center console-inc: cup/coin holders, storage, rear bin/cup holders Standard
Mini-spare tire Standard
Quadralink independent rear suspension Standard

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