Ford Fiesta RS WRC 

  • built in England
  • 2011
  • 300 HP 1.6L
  • 118 mph
Ford says the Fiesta’s EPA fuel economy will be better than that of the Fit and the Toyota Yaris—near 40 mpg on the highway.
by Car and Driver (Jul, 2009)
Although it was innovative at its birth and exceptionally rugged, the T was primordial by the time production ceased, to say nothing of modern automotive standards.
by Car and Driver (Jan, 2010)

Road Tests Real world tests of the Ford Fiesta RS WRC

0-60mph

Fiesta RS WRC
8.7 s
Veyron
2.7 s

Top speed

Fiesta RS WRC
118 mph
Veyron
253 mph
Impreza WRX STI
158 mph

0-100mph

Fiesta RS WRC
27.3 s
Veyron
5.1 s
Focus ST
15.7 s

1/4 mile

Fiesta RS WRC
16.8 s
Veyron
10.2 s

Data points Key details of the Ford Fiesta RS WRC

Horsepower

Fiesta RS WRC
300 HP
Veyron
987 HP
Focus RS WRC
212 HP

Torque

Fiesta RS WRC
331 ft-lb
Veyron
922 ft-lb
Focus RS WRC
229 ft-lb

In The News From around the web

10
Dec

Ford Fiesta RS WRC

www.supercars.net
It boasts four-wheel drive transmission and a 1.6-litre turbocharged engine, based on the new Ford EcoBoost road vehicle power plant, to comply with the new regulations.
Ford Fiesta RS WRCTeam driver Mikko Hirvonen and Ford of Europe motorsport chief Gerard Quinn unveiled the livery for the eye-catching Fiesta RS WRC at the Autosport International Racing Car Show in Birmingham, motorsport's traditional start-of-season showcase event.
30
Sep

2011 Ford Fiesta RS WRC - Top Speed

www.topspeed.com
Countless hours have gone into the Fiesta RS WRC to reach this point, and for the car to be unveiled in public for the first time is a proud moment for us.
American sports icon Ken Block has campaigned a Fiesta rally car in the Rally America championship this season, and the car won gold and silver medals in both the Rally Car and Super Rally events at the X Games event in Los Angeles in July.
1
Dec

2011 Ford Fiesta

by TONY SWAN |
Car & Driver News
At 173.6 inches the Fiesta sedan is 13.5 inches longer than the five-door, but it’s otherwise dimensionally identical—66.8 inches wide, 58.0 inches tall, on a 98.0-inch wheelbase.
Ride quality provides a nice balance between Euro firm and all-day comfort in U.S. interstate droning.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Ford
Type of car Race car
Year 2011
City mileage 28 MPG
Highway mileage 38 MPG

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 8.82 lb/hp
Maximum hp 300 HP @ 6,000 RPM
Maximum torque 331 ft-lb @ 4,000 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 1,600 cc
Air compressor Turbocharger
Fuels Gas
Bore/stroke 3.3 in / 2.9 in
Valves per cylinder 4 valves

road tests

Top speed 118 mph
1/4 mile 16.8 s
0-60mph 8.7 s
0-100mph 27.3 s

transmission

Drivetrain 4WD w/Mechanical Front & Rear Diffs
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 6 gears

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Brembo Disc
Rear brakes Brembo Disc
Front wheels 457/? 203
Rear wheels 457/? 203

physical dimensions

Curb weight 2,646 lb
Width 71.7 in
Height 58.3 in
Length 156 in
Wheelbase 97.6 in
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