1997 Ford Aspire 5-Door HB Specs

5-Door HB
MSRP based on 5-Door HB
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 34 mpg City/42 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 1.3L
EPA Class Subcompact
Style Name 5dr HB
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 5-speed manual transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Subcompact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2053
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 4
Front Hip Room (in) 48.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 82.4
Second Head Room (in) 36.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.4
Second Hip Room (in) 46.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.2
Second Leg Room (in) 34.2
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 93.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 55.1
Height, Overall (in) 55.6
Length, Overall (in) 155.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1
Track Width, Front (in) 55.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 65.7
Liftover Height (in) 25.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 17.0
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 41.0

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.0
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 42

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code 99H
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 74 @ 3000
Fuel System EFI
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 63 @ 5000
Displacement 1.3L/81
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.86
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.06
Trans Order Code 445
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.94
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.58
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28
Clutch Size (in) 7.09
Brakes
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.25 x 0.71
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x - TBD -
Steering
Steering Type Manual Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 30.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 22.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 4.08
Tires
Front Tire Order Code T17
Spare Tire Size T115/60D13
Front Tire Size P165/70R13
Rear Tire Order Code T17
Rear Tire Size P165/70R13
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 13 x 4.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion beam
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.02
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS No
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features Driver & front passenger air bag supplemental restraint system
Manual front/rear lap/shoulder seat belt restraint system
Single note horn

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Note all components except tires, wear items, maintenance. Safety Restraint Coverage - 5 years/50,000 miles
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Note perforation of sheet metal panels - 3 years/36,000 miles for corrosion that does not cause holes in sheetmetal.
Corrosion Years 5
Emissions Note Emissions Performance - Federal Emissions Emissions Defect - 3 years/36,000 miles or 8 years/80,000 miles on selected parts Performance - 2 years/24,000 miles Audio Systems - 3 years/36,000 miles audio systems related defects on specific parts.
Roadside Assistance Note Roadside Assistance Program 1-800-241-FORD (3673) - includes - towing, changing a flat tire, jump starting a dead battery, lockout service, fuel delivery.
Warranty Note New vehicle Bumper-to-Bumper -

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.34
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 60
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A