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Ford
Escort
2001
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2001 Ford Escort Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 2001 Ford Escort specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2001 Ford Escort warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$12,340
Invoice *
$11,698
Engine
2.0L I-4 130 HP 127.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,250 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
26.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
33.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
2.0L I-4 130 HP 127.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,250 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
48 amp heavy duty
Battery
with run down protection
Axle Ratio
4.10 / 3.74
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
12.8 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
front-wheel

Steering and Suspension

Front Suspension
strut
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Suspension
independent multi-link
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
15.0 " silver aluminum
Front Tires
P185/60TR15.0BSW AS / P185/65SR14.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel

Seating and Interior

Seating Capacity
4
Front Seat Type
sport
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
60-40 bench
Seat Trim
cloth / leather
Door Trim
cloth / leatherette
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear

Comfort and Conveniences

Sunroof
power
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Glove Box
glove box
Dome Light
delay
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Cup Holder
front and rear
Instrument Panel Storage
bin
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan / AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
CD
trunk/cargo area mounted 6-disc
Speakers
4 performance
Antenna
fixed
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls
Door Locks
manual / power with 2 stage unlock
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power / keyfob
Power Outlets
2
Smokers Package
ashtray
Lighter Elements
front
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel Type
tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather
Front Windows
manual / power
Rear Windows
fixed
1-Touch Open Window
driver
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams
Panic Alarm
panic alarm
Security System
security system

Dimensions and Capacities

Door Count
2 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
11.8 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
175.2 "
Exterior Width
67.4 "
Exterior Height
52.3 "
Wheelbase
98 "
Front Tread
57 "
Rear Tread
57 "
Turning Radius
16.4 '
Curb Weight
2,478 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
1,000 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.33
Front Legroom
42.5 "
Rear Legroom
33.4 "
Front Headroom
38.0 "
Rear Headroom
35.1 "
Front Hiproom
51.1 "
Rear Hiproom
45.1 "
Front Shoulder Room
50.8 "
Rear Shoulder Room
48.7 "
Passenger Volume
81 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
11.8 cu.ft.

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler
wing
Bumpers
body-colored
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored
Paint
clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 2001 Ford Escort 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

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