Ford
Aspire
1996
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1996 Ford Aspire Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1996 Ford Aspire specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1996 Ford Aspire warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$8,885
Invoice *
$8,296
Engine
1.3L I-4 63 HP 74.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 3-spd auto
Fuel Economy City
34.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
42.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
1.3L I-4 63 HP 74.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 3-spd auto
Battery
48 amp
Axle Ratio
4.06 / 3.45
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
10.0 gal.
Drive Type
front-wheel
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Front Tires
P165/70R13.0BSW AS
Front Seat Type
split-bench / bucket
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
2-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
2-way
Rear Seats
50-50 / 50-50 split-bench
Seat Trim
cloth / premium cloth
Door Trim
cloth
Floor Console
partial
Cargo Cover
rigid
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Radio
AM/FM stereo
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
rear wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Door Count
2 doors
Exterior Length
152.8 "
Exterior Width
65.7 "
Exterior Height
55.6 "
Wheelbase
91 "
Curb Weight
2,004 lbs.
Bodyside Moldings
black
Exterior Mirrors
dual manual remote
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1996 Ford Aspire safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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