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Owner: BabyDiesel
Ensightscort ZVX2: 1998 Ford Escort ZX2 LB
Displacement: 2 L
Fuel type: gasoline
Transmission: automatic
Curb weight: 2478 lbs
Coefficient of drag: 0.33
Frontal area: 21 sq.ft.
Instrumentation: ScanGauge
Description: Just a 1998 Ford Escort ZX2, 2.0 Zetec, ATX

Got a few mods... see below

*285,000 miles and climbing!

Coefficient of drag & CRR - 0.269 & 0.010 (as of May 2015)
Build Thread: Ecoscort - 98 Ford Escort ZX2 ecomodding thread
Current Mods: -Adjust the nut behind the wheel (#1 for FE)
-Scangauge
-Keman intake w/ Spectre high-flow air filter
-Warm Air Intake
-Tire air pressure set at 65 psi, f&r
-80% grill block
-Front and rear belly pans
-Double SV mirror deletion
-Air line disconnect thingy
-Double 5.6K resistor in the IAT (for timing advance)
-Spark plugs gapped @ 0.070 (stock is 0.050)
-5w20 WalMart synthetic oil
-Lighter weight Mazda MX3 Aluminum rims (~12 lbs)
-Upsized tires (185/70R14 BlackLion BH15) - (from bald 185/65s to these, I gained ~1.5" in diameter)
-Added Thrush Turbo muffler - gained low-end torque back!
-Wheel covers
-Wheel Skirts
-Air dam w/ splinter
-Power steering and A/C delete
-Powder UnderDrive Crank Pulley
-*Overdrive Lean Burn Mode!*

Planned Mods: -Kammback/Boat tail
-165/65r14 Potenzas
-Side skirts
-Lowering kit
-Longtube 4-2-1 header
-More compression
-MTX swap??
-Advanced cam timing
-0 toe alignment
-Turbo??
Official Fuel Economy Ratings
EPA city 22 mpg(US)
EPA highway 30 mpg(US)
EPA combined 25 mpg(US)

Actual Fuel Economy Performance
Lifetime 47.85 mpg(US)
Last 3 tanks 43.88 mpg(US)
90 days 45.83 mpg(US)
View Fuel Log
Last updated: Mar 03, 2016

(Created: 2015-08-07 16:15:06 / Modified: 2016-03-08 14:42:30)


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